Survivor 2 DVD out today. Officially titled “Survivor – Season Two – The Australian Outback: The Greatest & Most Outrageous Moments,” the Survivor 2 DVD hits stores today, promising “never-before-seen footage.” One reviewer, however, says it’s “a very disappointing package compared to the first” DVD.
The Mole, Survivor brought their network’s youngest audiences. Reality TV shows are bringing advertiser-coveted younger audiences to the networks. The numbers show that The Mole attracted an average age of 38.5, ABC’s youngest audience, while Survivor 2 brought viewers with an average age of 39.6 to CBS, and Popstars gave The WB its fourth-youngest audience… continue reading
Michael will not run for Senate. Citing both his family (“raising a good Christian family where the father is home is more important than any position”) and his new business (Michael Skupin Ministries), Michael says he won’t run for the U.S. Senate next year. He doesn’t rule out a future run for office, however.
“America’s favourite reality diva bitch” shows up on Canada’s U8TV. Jerri stopped by U8TV’s loft last night to chat with lofter Mathieu about her appearance in the September issue of Playboy, her acting career, and more (select “fuel” from the “missed a show?” drop-down list to watch the webcast).
house guests talk of encounters with Survivor 2 cast members. Strange as it may seem, the worlds of Survivor 2 and Big Brother 2 are colliding as the house guests talk about their reality TV counterparts–and their alleged encounters with them. Besides discussions about Colby being “fat” and not wanting to look like him, the… continue reading
Jerri takes it all off.Survivor 2‘s Jerri has posed for Playboy, telling USA TODAY she did it as “an artistic statement.” Besides taking off her clothes, Jerri also talks in a Playboy interview about being known as “an icy dominatrix whose name became synonymous with the word bitch,” and why that’s indicative of a double… continue reading
pig killing leads to animal care code. The government in Queensland has developed “a code of care for animals used in films and television programs” following the incident where Michael hacked a pig to death during Survivor 2. News.com.au also reports, “The RSPCA is considering laying animal cruelty charges over the incident.” Also prompting concern:… continue reading
Tina, Keith get cable TV gigs. Keith’s Food Network specials have been renewed as a series for this fall called Keith Famie’s Adventures. Meanwhile, Survivor 2 winner Tina Wesson will host a week’s worth of Extreme Homes at the beginning of October on Home and Garden Television.
Australian animal rights group wants unedited pig killing footage. Australia’s division of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals wants to see unedited footage of Michael killing the pig on Survivor 2 so they can determine whether or not it violated the country’s animal cruelty laws.
Colby is losing the Aztek, moving to LA, and becoming a movie star. On his way to L.A., where he has the William Morris Agency as his agent and may have a role in an upcoming Tom Cruise and Steven Spielberg movie, Colby says he’ll likely put the Aztek he won on eBay.
Jerri will pose nude in Playboy.Jerri will pose nude for Playboy, Amber told Craig Kilborn on Monday. She’ll apparently appear in the September issue.
Jeff Varner: “I’m struggling to hold onto my respect for Mike Skupin.” In an interview discovered by SurvivorNews.net, Jeff goes off on a number of (possible Senate candidate) Michael’s recent statements. For one, Mike said he was the only Survivor 2 cast member who voted in the election; Jeff says that’s not true. He also… continue reading
Michael sprayed with pepper spray by animal rights activist. Just a few days after word of his possible Senate candidacy, Michael Skupin was attacked and sprayed with pepper spray by an animal rights activist, who was not associated with PETA.
Keith to host a show on the Food Network, show media how to cook rice. Keith’s show Taste the Adventure will “air in prime time through June 22 and during a weekend daytime marathon on June 23 and 24,” according to the AP. Food Network. And on June 21, he’ll show the media how to… continue reading
“formidable candidate” Michael Skupin may run for Senate. Michael, a Republican, said he’s “giving [a run for Senate] a lot of thought.” He made his comments at a $1,000 a plate Republican fund-raiser in Michigan where he and White House Chief of Staff Andrew Card were the guests of honor. Gov. John Engler said at… continue reading