Big Brother 2 houseguest Kent Blackwelder died Saturday, according to people associated with the show. He was 62, and is the first person from CBS’ version of Big Brother to die. A social media post by a family member says he died “unexpectedly” but did not give more details. Big Brother casting director Robyn Kass… continue reading
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Big Brother 2‘s Monica Bailey has a cameo in a the latest gay porn film to star Big Brother 10‘s Steven Daigle, who began his porn career earlier this year. It’s called Kings of New York (watch the very NSFW trailer), and if you can make it through the bad acting in the trailer, there’s… continue reading
Survivor Fiji‘s Kenward “Boo” Bernis was cited for battery after allegedly attacking a woman in Louisiana bar bathroom, and that woman is Big Brother 2 cast member Krista Stegall, and she has filed for a restraining order. Krista provided pictures of her bruised arms to TMZ, which reports that “she was in the bathroom at… continue reading
E!’s plastic surgery docudrama Dr. 90210 has a new, familiar cast member: Will Kirby, winner of Big Brother 2 and a cast member on Big Brother 7. The first episode airs Sunday at 6 p.m. ET and Monday at 1 p.m., with the second episode debuting Monday at 10 in the show’s regular timeslot. In… continue reading
Will Kirby will host Love Shack. NBC has cast Big Brother 2 winner Will Kirby as host of its new show Love Shack. In its announcement, NBC brags that this is Will’s “first professional television job” and points out his nickname of “Dr. Evil.” NBC says the show “centers around one single man and one… continue reading
Krista sues CBS over knife incident. Big Brother 2 house guest Krista Stegall has sued CBS seeking damages because, as her lawyer says, CBS “placed all of the house guests, including Krista, in danger” by failing to thoroughly check Justin’s background, according to The Daily Advertiser. Justin Sebik was expelled from the house when, early… continue reading
Big Brother 2’s Kent organizing cruise; Chilltown counters with their own cruise. Big Brother 2‘s Kent, Bunky, Sheryl and Autumn will be on board a Carnival cruise ship for seven days next Nov. as part of Reality on the High Seas. Not to be outdone, Mike “Boogie” Malin, who still refers to himself as a… continue reading
Howard Stern says he was offered $3,000 to visit previous Big Brothers. Saying he’d participate in a celebrity edition of Big Brother only if it was just him and Kathy Lee Gifford in the house for a month with no food (which was, presumably, Howard screwing around), Howard Stern said that CBS twice offered him… continue reading
Playboy-rejecting Shannon and Will still together. Big Brother 2‘s Shannon Dragoo will not appear naked in Playboy–at least not until they offer her more than they offer “regular” models. Shannon, who just bought a condo with Big Brother 2 winner Will Kirby, wants to be paid like a celeb, apparently.
Justin charged with aggravated assault; girlfriend had “choke marks around her neck” and a broken ankle. Justin Sebik–who was expelled from the Big Brother 2 house after holding a knife to Krista’s throat and asking, “Would you get mad if I killed you?”–has been arrested in New Jersey after the 24-year-old woman he was dating… continue reading
Bunky envisions “The Bunky Show.” Big Brother 2‘s Bunky is entertaining illusions (or delusions) of super-stardom. Bunky wants to have his own sitcom, called “The Bunky Show.” Unfortunately, only one agent wanted to meet with Bunky, so until he moves to L.A. (he and his partner are selling their house and moving west), he’ll only… continue reading
Bunky removed as grand marshal of parade after people object to “his kind.” After a local minister started a campaign calls to city hall about not wanting “his kind” in the parade, Big Brother 2‘s Bunky, also known as Bill Miller, was asked to not be the grand marshal of Bessemer City’s Christmas parade. Citing… continue reading
Will and Boogie shopping two scripts. Big Brother 2 cast members Will Kirby and Mike Boogie have teamed up to shop a sitcom and movie script in Hollywood. Entertainment Weekly reports that the TV show is an ultra-original “sitcom that takes a behind-the-scenes gander at a reality series,” and the movie is described by Mike… continue reading
Krista and Mike Boogie split up–because of The Amazing Race 2? The relationship born in the Big Brother 2 house has, shockingly, broken up. Krista says “it’s not the same as it was in the house,” and blames Mike’s decision to not continue to try out for The Amazing Race 2. Entertainment Weekly says “CBS… continue reading
Big Brother’s Kent: reality TV “has been overexposed and deluded [sic].” Big Brother 2‘s Kent Blackwelder thinks he knows what’s wrong with the reality TV genre now, and it has nothing to do with “the mood of the country.” “What’s happened now is that they have deluded [sic] the pure nature of reality (TV) with… continue reading
56,026 paid for Big Brother 2 feeds. CBS and Real are ecstatic about the number of people who paid to watch Big Brother 2‘s live feeds; in addition to the 56,026 who paid specifically for the show, the two companies say that 41,814 people who had Real Gold passes accessed the feeds, bringing the online… continue reading
Monica auditioning for Touched by an Angel; says, “I won that game.” Out of the house, Big Brother 2‘s Monica is looking to “stretch my 15 minutes into two hours.” She’s auditioning for an episode of Touched by an Angel, and will likely be on a game show with Nicole and Will.
Big Brother 2 finale had the best ratings for the entire season. The finale for Big Brother 2 had 12.3 million viewers–the best numbers ever for the show–even for last season, except for those five episodes which followed Survivor last summer. It also won the hour in the 18 to 49 and 18 to 34… continue reading
Will wins Big Brother 2 by a 5-2 vote after Mike proposes to Krista. What may have seemed impossible at points during Big Brother 2 has happened as the “evil” doctor Will easily won the game last night. The house guests entered the house to reveal their votes directly to Will and Nicole, but first,… continue reading
Big Brother finale will air at 10 p.m. ET. The final Big Brother 2 airs tonight, but not until 10 p.m. ET, pushed back because of President Bush’s address to Congress and the nation, which takes place at 9 p.m. ET.