Anderson Cooper headed to CNN. The Mole and The Mole 2‘s host, Anderson Cooper, will soon be seen on CNN as a contributor to Paula Zahn’s new morning show. In the report on his move, Variety points out that ABC still hasn’t rescheduled the remaining episodes of The Mole 2, and “ABC is unlikely to… continue reading
Mole 2’s return this spring will not include entire first three episodes. ABC says The Mole 2 will return this spring, but as Zap2it.com reports, “the first three episodes will be re-capped rather than re-aired before the new ones are rolled out.” Additonally, ABC chairman Stu Bloomberg tells the publication the problem was that it… continue reading
the show that replaced The Mole 2 is cancelled–for low ratings. ABC has pulled yet another show from the Friday at 8 p.m. ET time slot; first, they pulled The Mole 2 because of its low ratings, and now, they’ve pulled America.01, a newsmagazine, because of low ratings for its first two airings. Gee, maybe… continue reading
The Mole 2 producer: “I…asked [ABC] to pull it before it aired Friday.” ABC has pulled The Mole 2 and replaced it with America’s Funniest Home Videos until midseason, when it will be reintroduced on a different night. And executive producer Scott Stone is thrilled, telling Zap2It.com that the show “just got lost in the… continue reading
ABC pulls The Mole 2 off the schedule; it will return midseason. The Mole 2 has been pulled off of ABC’s lineup for now, but the Anderson Cooper-hosted show will return, and production is continuing on the unfinished episodes. One of the executive producers calls the move “good news.” If the network promotes the show… continue reading
will The Mole 2 be cancelled–or moved to a different night? Conflicting reports suggest changes in store for the somewhat low-rated The Mole 2. While Reuters reports that the show will be pulled (and “possibly reintroduced next year”) if tonight’s ratings do not improve, Zap2It.com reports that the show may be moved to a different… continue reading
Kathryn was “teary-eyed” over the players’ reactions to “losing” their bags. On Friday’s episode of The Mole 2, it was revealed that the contestant’s bags weren’t really burned at all after the game in the first episode. And the original mole, who now works for the show, says, “Enough with the outrage already (my sister… continue reading
Mole 2 players were warned to remove important items from their bags. Last week’s debut of The Mole 2 saw the players losing a difficult game, and watching as their personal belongings were dropped into a bonfire. Whether or not it was actually their stuff that was burned remains to be seen, but executed player… continue reading
The Mole 2 debuts tonight. The Mole 2 debuts tonight on ABC at 8 p.m. ET. Before the show, host Anderson Cooper will chat live on ABC.com today at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT about the new season. Additionally, ABC is giving away a 2002 Hyundai Sonata with the Players Quiz. To gain an entry… continue reading
Mole 2 cast revealed. An attorney and hot dog vendor from Chicago and an airline pilot from San Diego are among the 14 players on The Mole 2. Their ages range from 22 to 58, but eight of them are between 22 and 26. Zap2it.com reports that the trek took the players to Europe, from… continue reading
Kathryn working for The Mole 2 as a writer; show changes detailed. Last year’s mole Kathryn is contributing to The Mole 2 as a writer, contributing to both the challenges and post-production work. Also, Zap2it.com reports on the changes for the second series: the full quiz will be shown to the home audience, Anderson will… continue reading
“reality of ‘Mole’ casting tryout.” One person’s story of auditioning for The Mole 2. (Okay, that person happens to be me.)
Popstars will be back; The Mole 2 will air on Fridays this fall. The WB’s fall lineup includes season two of Popstars, and The Mole 2 is on ABC’s fall schedule, tentatively scheduled for Friday nights at 8 p.m. ET.
auditions for The Mole tomorrow in Dallas, Denver, and L.A. The final three open casting calls for The Mole 2 are tomorrow. Videotapes, however, will still be accepted until May 1.
auditions for The Mole tomorrow in Atlanta, Chicago, and New York. Can you lie while covertly sabotaging your group’s missions? Or can you figure out who the mole among you is? If so, you might want to apply for The Mole 2. Open auditions are being held tomorrow in three cities (and next Saturday in… continue reading
more focus on Mole players; “sellout” Real World cast; Survivor remix. The March 17 TV Guide has a bunch of reality TV stories. First, reporting on The Mole, the magazine quotes ABC’s alternative programming chief, who says the next season will include “more time on the players personally and less on the games.” (Why, dammit,… continue reading
apply for The Mole–or The Mole Blog. Want to be on the next season of The Mole? Applications are now being accepted; read the official rules. The show will be filmed from about May 24 to July 1. Not up for traveling around the world for two months? Apply for The Mole Blog–it’s a 56-day… continue reading
The Mole–and Anderson Cooper–will be back for a second season. As was expected, ABC is definitely bringing back The Mole. The second series will be 13 episodes, not nine, and Anderson Cooper will return as host. There will likely be a different mole, however, unless Anderson turns out to be the mole.
season two ahead for Big Brother, probably for Temptation Island and The Mole. Entertainment Weekly’s Lynette Rice reports in the Feb. 23 issue that CBS will bring back Big Brother this summer, “but with a new producer.” Also, ABC may bring back The Mole because it “is currently giving the net double-digit boosts in [the]… continue reading