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Evan Marriott’s surprising apology for Joe Millionaire: “I failed miserably”

On Sunday’s special for Fox’s 25th anniversary, Evan Marriott, the star of Joe Millionaire, briefly appeared. Ryan Seacrest noted that the finale of that show remains Fox’s highest-rated entertainment program ever. Evan reflected briefly on his experience, but the most noteworthy part was his terrifying soul patch. Three years after the show aired, he said …

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Evan Marriott, the original Joe Millionaire, is “burnt from the whole thing”

Three years after saying his 15 minutes were up, Evan Marriott, the star of Joe Millionaire, has apparently given up living in the shadow of his fame. He’s now the “owner of his own construction business in California,” according to The Virginian-Pilot, which says Evan “wasn’t thrilled about talking to” the paper when they contacted …

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Evan says Joe Millionaire was “fake” and “staged”; FOX used sound effects.

Evan says Joe Millionaire was “fake” and “staged”; FOX used sound effects. Joe Millionaire‘s Evan Marriott says the show that took him from underwear model to game show host was “staged” and “totally fake. … I sold 40 million people.” The Sun-Sentinel breaks this news in Tom Jicha’s column, and while he reports “[t]here is …

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Zora said no to Joe Millionaire 2 appearance, will turn down other “roles.”

Zora said no to Joe Millionaire 2 appearance, will turn down other “roles.” Zora Andrich, who previously charged $5 for autographed pictures (albeit for charity), tells the New York Daily News that she turned down an appearance on Joe Millionaire 2 because she “[doesn’t] want people to think, like Evan, I’m stretching my 15 minutes …

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Evan Marriott says “The 15 minutes is up” but says he’s “in overtime.”

Evan Marriott says “The 15 minutes is up” but says he’s “in overtime.” Joe Millionaire Evan Marriott says, of his fame, “The 15 minutes is up; it was up months ago.” He qualifies that, telling The Toronto Star that he’s now “in overtime. And as we know, many great events have gone into overtime.” But …

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Joe Millionaire’s Sarah’s Playboy pics don’t include full frontal nudity.

Joe Millionaire’s Sarah’s Playboy pics don’t include full frontal nudity. June’s issue of Playboy features Joe Millionaire finalist and foot fetish film star Sarah Kozer on the cover, but don’t expect a pictorial that shows her private parts. Sarah “only agreed to pose for Playboy if the photos entailed no full-frontal nudity,” the AP reports. …

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Evan got $11,000 for campus visit.

Evan got $11,000 for campus visit. Joe Millionaire‘s Evan Marriott received $11,000 to appear at the University of Missouri Columbia earlier this month. That’s $4,000 shy of his asking price. On stage, Evan asked “What the hell am I doing here?” and then answered questions from a mostly female audience, according to the campus newspaper, …

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“Zora Day” includes $5 autographed pictures, $25 lunch–for charity.

“Zora Day” includes $5 autographed pictures, $25 lunch–for charity. Zora Andrich’s hometown of Lambertville celebrated the Joe Millionaire “winner” on Saturday with “Zora Day.” After she received the keys to the city and a parade in her honor, Zora autographed pictures for $5, sold unautographed pictures for $1, and had lunch with fans for $25. …

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what the hell happened to Alex McLeod, “host” of Joe Millionaire?

what the hell happened to Alex McLeod, “host” of Joe Millionaire? For some viewers, the biggest mystery surrounding Joe Millionaire was where the hell the host, Alex McLeod, was. As Entertainment Weekly points out, “In the six episodes leading up to the Fox hit’s finale, she barely mustered five minutes of screen time–total.” So where …

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