Survivor Borneo and Survivor All Stars cast member Rudy Boesch died Friday. He had Alzheimer’s disease.
The Network Ten relaunch of Australian Survivor will film in the exact same place as Survivor Borneo, CBS’ first season of the show: Pulau Tiga in Borneo.
National Geographic Channel’s overview-of-a-decade series The 2000s: A New Reality, which debuts at 9 p.m. tonight and concludes Monday, covers a lot of ground. It’s a little discordant; tonight’s episode switches from the DC sniper shootings to The Osbournes to… continue reading
As part of his endorsements for Survivor Second Chance, Richard Hatch, the show’s first winner, accused season-one runner up Kelly Wigglesworth and the show’s producers, including Mark Burnett, of cheating. That prompted a fascinating exchange with season-one cast member Dirk… continue reading
In late 2012, Jeff Probst did an extensive interview for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Archive of American Television series. Though it’s somewhat old, it’s still worth watching. It covers everything from Probst’s early career to early Survivor… continue reading
The list of people who’ve won the most challenges during Survivor‘s 27-season history is very surprising, both for who tops the lists and for the people who rarely make it on the lists: women. While there have been women who… continue reading
B.B. Anderson, one of the season-one Survivor cast members and the second person to be voted out, has died of brain cancer. He was 77. His Kansas City Star obituary says he died Oct. 29 “at St. Luke’s Hospice House,… continue reading
Survivor executive producer Mark Burnett’s ex-wife is claiming in a forthcoming book that she not only named the CBS reality series, but also helped to cast it, including selecting its host, Jeff Probst. And season-one winner Richard Hatch wrote the… continue reading
Survivor winner and Celebrity Apprentice cast member Richard Hatch has been working this spring as the celebrity spokesperson for something that has to do with the IRS and taxes. In the awesome commercial below, he actually says, “You can be… continue reading
Now out of prison, Richard Hatch would like to be on The Amazing Race, and said that visits from children who were born as a result of his donations to a sperm bank is the subject of a potential reality… continue reading
Survivor winner Richard Hatch would have been cast on Survivor Redemption Island instead of its eventual winner, Rob Mariano, but Hatch was not permitted to participate by a court, he said upon being released from prison again today. We previously… continue reading
Survivor winner and Celebrity Apprentice cast member Richard Hatch is appealing a judges’ decision to send him back to jail as of today, and insists this is “flagrantly injust” because he has been in “full compliance” with the law and… continue reading
Richard Hatch was sentenced to nine months in prison today, after being convicted of probation violation in January. The AP reports that the judge gave him “three months longer than the guidelines to deter him and others who would flout… continue reading
Like other reality TV show participant contracts, the Survivor cast member contract includes a clause that disclosing information about the show in advance will result in “liquidated damages” of $5 million per incident, which is not, as the contract says,… continue reading
Jeff Probst’s charity The Serpentine Project has been the recipient of money earned from the end-of-season Survivor auctions for the past two years, and that has taken the charity from one funded by Jeff himself to one that now has… continue reading