Bunim-Murray: help us with the next Real World. plus: casting the dateless for a Sept. Singles Cruise. The producers of The Real World and Making the Band are looking for help with their next show; e.mail them with your gripes about past casts and ideas for their 10th season. Also, they’re developing a new show, …
there’s hope for Making the Band after all. Although it was pulled during sweeps month and is not on ABC’s fall schedule, The Orlando Sentinel says that Making the Band is a show ABC is “reluctant” to let go. + also: other reality TV shows, like one created by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, are …
bigbrotherblows.com goes blank after cease-and-desist order. Damn lawyers. It’s called “criticism” and “parody.” (spoiler warning: this story also contains info about the alleged winner as revealed by the images on CBS’ Web site.)
spoilers? everyone’s predicting Survivor’s winner. From people analyzing the CBS Web site gaffe to an Atlanta firm that is “staking [their] corporate necks” on their prediction, everyone’s got a guess. And they’re all different, too.
news station’s union wants Survivor plugs stopped. A Kansas City chapter of American Federation of Television and Radio Artists filed a complaint on behalf of the CBS affiliates’ on-air talent, who are sick of “shameless” Survivor updates.
coming soon: handcuffs and high school. Upcoming reality TV shows include FOX’s American High, which follows a group of Chicago high school students for a year, and Bunim-Murray’s Go New York, about journalists putting together a Web magazine.
is Josh gay? Under the headline, “Hunk In A Bunk: Big Brother hears that Josh may be keeping a secret,” an article on Big Brother‘s official Web site speculates that the house might have a gay or bisexual person after all. The evidence: Curtis (why Curtis?) reported in the Red Room that Josh “recently came …
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