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Ben Affleck, Matt Damon’s hilarious Project Greenlight videos

Project Greenlight is returning to HBO soon, and is currently accepting three-minute short films from non-professional filmmakers. The deadline is tomorrow, while others can judge those videos through Aug. 22. The best short videos it has produced so far, though, are ones with executive producers Matt Damon and Ben Affleck to promote the show, such as this: The videos, …

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Biggest Loser moves Bob Harper, casts only athletes

The cast of The Biggest Loser‘s 16th season are all athletes, including former NFL players Damien Woody and Scott Mitchell, while trainer Bob Harper will not be working with them at the ranch, instead demoted to a position where he works with the losers to give them a second chance. Meanwhile, after Rachel Frederickson’s extreme weight loss last season, producers …

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Reality TV to watch in August

August brings us a lot of reality television, including tonight’s return of Paradise Hotel–I mean, Bachelor Pad, er, Bachelor in Paradise–which has the potential to be an improved version of the Fox series. Of course, there are other shows that just started, among them ABC’s The Quest, which I’ll implore you to watch Thursday at 8, in no small …

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The strange paradox on Food Network Star

Having reached a creative high two years ago, a season that made Bobby Flay, Giada, and Alton Brown mentors who had to coach and defend their team members, Food Network Star quickly abandoned those changes. Its mentors became semi-regular judges and it lost both education and drama, never mind Bob Tuschman and Susie Fogelson. Now in its 10th season, the show–which last night reached its final …

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Reality TV alumni’s awesome airline safety video

United Airlines has produced a new safety video, following the trend of airlines making their safety demonstrations entertaining instead of ignorable. The video is a lot of fun, but it made me think of Virgin America’s video, which is truly awesome. It debuted on the airline’s planes late last year, and is produced by and stars lots of reality TV alumni. American …

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