A Twitter account pretending to be the show teased its return, but Paris Hilton said it was not true.
Paris Hilton now says she played a “ditsy” “airhead” on The Simple Life, a character assigned to her by producers. The show debuted 13 years ago today.
Paris Hilton’s latest reality series, The World According to Paris, has lost almost half its viewers since debuting June 1. Coupled with the news that VH1’s Famous Food has had dismal ratings, this should stand as evidence that viewers don’t want to watch reality shows starring repulsive people and/or no longer care about people who… continue reading
Although E! cancelled The Simple Life after its fifth season, Paris Hilton may return to reality television. The show, which will essentially be a search for a new Nicole Richie-esque sidekick, is “expected to be picked up by either MTV or VH1,” Us Weekly reports. An anonymous source told the magazine that “[t]he show is… continue reading
A press release sent by E! confirmed the report that The Simple Life has been cancelled. Sunday’s episode will be the “series finale,” E! said, and the network promises more fake drama, as “Paris and Nicole write their own play in tribute to their decades long friendship, enlisting the help of celebrity counselor Sally Kirkland… continue reading
The Simple Life, the faux reality show starring Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie, has finally been put out of its misery. E! has cancelled the show, Us Weekly reports. An anonymous show source tells the magazine, “We felt like the real life drama of their lives overshadowed anything happening on the show. Viewers would see… continue reading
Any hope that Paris Hilton’s post-jail reformation would lead to the death of her pathetically fake reality show The Simple Life has been lost. In her boring interview with the worst interviewer of his generation, Larry King, Paris said that she’ll soon start working on The Simple Life 6. “I’m doing another season in the… continue reading
An executive at Bunim-Murray, the company that produces The Simple Life, sent a memo to staff members asking them to “show our support” in a card for the incarcerated star of their fake reality show. The memo, obtained and published by TMZ, asks those who “have worked on any Simple Life productions in any capacity”… continue reading
From jail, where Paris Hilton returned on Friday, the star of The Simple Life said that she’s done with her act. Paris told Barbara Walters that as a result of her experience, “I’m not the same person I was. I used to act dumb. It was an act. I am 26 years old, and that… continue reading
The Simple Life 5 debuts tonight at 10 p.m. ET on E!, before moving to its regular Sunday night at 9 timeslot. This season, which was delayed due to Nicole Richie’s hospitalization, follows Nicole and Paris as they “work” at “Camp Shawnee” as “camp counselors” for five different groups of “campers.” The producers have apparently… continue reading
Five words you never wanted to hear from Nicole Richie: “We gave the campers enemas,” she says of herself and Paris Hilton. They did so as part of The Simple Life 5, which lets them overact as camp counselors. She also told Reuters, “We did it outside, so that was a lot of fun. It… continue reading
Nicole Richie’s hospitalization for her weight delayed production on The Simple Life 4, and once production resumed six months later, she was briefly hospitalized after fainting. That apparently wasn’t an isolated incident. “Four or five times she’s felt really faint and almost passed out. She has to go into her trailer for a good part… continue reading
Production on The Simple Life 5 was delayed last fall after Nicole Richie checked herself into a treatment center because of her weight. In November, she said she was “ready to work”, but on Saturday, she was taken to the hospital from the set of the show, which has apparently finally started production. Nicole “was… continue reading
Less than a month after checking herself into a facility to deal with her weight and delaying production on the fifth season of The Simple Life, “Nicole [Richie] has informed us she’s ready to work,” a spokesperson for the show told The New York Daily News. Producers “don’t have a production date,” according to the… continue reading
Production on The Simple Life 5 has been delayed because co-star Nicole Richie is seeking help for her thinness. Reuters reports that Nicole’s “admission to the unidentified facility has forced a delay in production of the latest installment of her popular TV reality show.” And a spokesperson for 20th Century Fox Television indicated that production… continue reading