a tour of Temptation Island. Looking for a place to vacation? AskMen.com profiles the island in Belize where Temptation Island was filmed. + also: explore the home of the UK and European versions of Temptation Island.
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Shannon and Andy get married. After 50 minutes of “suspense,” Temptation Island: The Wedding concluded with a fast, live wedding. The happy couple was not Mandy and Billy, who broke up after the show ended, but Shannon and Andy. + also: Temptation Island 2 moves to its regular time slot tonight when the second episode… continue reading
Temptation Island 2–and Temptation Island 1 wedding–debut tonight. Temptation Island 2 debuts tonight on FOX at 9 p.m. ET, but first, one couple from last season will get married on Temptation Island: The Wedding. The one-hour special airs at 8 p.m. ET. Tomorrow night, Temptation Island 2 continues in its normal time slot, Thursdays at… continue reading
fall sweeps events include Temptation Island wedding, celeb Fear Factor. Along with Survivor Africa, Popstars 2, and other ongoing reality TV shows, fall sweeps month will see the premiere of Temptation Island 2 next week, and a celebrity edition of NBC’s Fear Factor is planned for later in the month. Also, Temptation Island: The Wedding… continue reading
Kaya wins The Weakest Link. Temptation Island‘s Kaya was the winner on NBC’s The Weakest Link last night, which should tell you something about his competition: Kaya played against Kato Kaelin in the final round, which went to sudden death after the two K-men tied. Other players on the special edition of the show included… continue reading
Temptation Island Reunion Wedding Special will air on Halloween. One of the couples from Temptation Island will get married on a special reunion episode of the show that will air, appropriately enough, on Halloween at 8 p.m. ET. The premiere of Temptation Island 2 has been moved up one day and will follow the special… continue reading
Ytossie and Taheed’s suit in arbitration, FOX says. In a story about FOX’s approach to reality TV series, FOX president Gail Berman says that Ytossie and Taheed’s lawsuit against FOX and Temptation Island is in arbitration, and says FOX “expects to prevail,” Zap2it.com reports.
Shannon will co-host FOX’s Surprise Wedding 2 tonight. Temptation Island‘s Shannon Roghair will be back on FOX tonight as she serves as co-host (with Pat Bullard) of FOX’s Surprise Wedding 2. It airs at 8 p.m. ET.
Temptation Island heads to the UK. The American version was “massively popular” in Britain, so Sky One is planning to film and air 12 episodes of Temptation Island UK.
Ytossie and Taheed: “We were actors going on the show for publicity.” At a press conference about their lawsuit against the producers of Temptation Island, Ytossie and Taheed said that they did it for the exposure, not the temptation. “We knew we were not going to be tempted,” Ytossie said. She also said producers let… continue reading
Ytossie and Taheed sue, saying FOX and Rocket Science knew about their kid and told them to lie. The couple that was unceremoniously booted from Temptation Island after it was (now allegedly) discovered that they had a child together have sued CBS and the show’s producer, Rocket Science Laboratories, claiming “malice, oppression and fraud.” According… continue reading
weird post-Temptation Island relationships; will there be a reunion? Ted Casablanca dishes gossip on a three-way relationship between Tom, Shannon, and Andy, plus suggests there will be a Temptation Island reunion–but then he checks it out and says that there’s no reunion. Damn.
two “girl hos” tell all. Two of the female tempters/hos from Temptation Island talk to MightyBigTV’s Stee, spilling all about the four guys, the host, and what would have happened if they were allowed to interact with the male hos.
“No, really, do you have any children?” The National Post’s Scott Feschuk offers a satirical Temptation Island application that seems all too real.
next Road Rules will vote people out, Temptation Island producers knew about kid. Entertainment Weekly talks to reality TV producers about how real their shows are, and reveals some Co-creator Jon Murray says the on the next Road Rules, ”If the cast fails more than one mission, they have to vote someone out.” Hmm. Wonder… continue reading
Kaya signs with a modeling agency. Temptation Island‘s Kaya “has signed a modeling contract with the New York-based Q Model Management,” according to the LA Times. Sigh. (scroll down to quick takes.)
Temptation Island’s producer “tells what went on behind the scenes.” Temptation Island‘s story producer Dave Rupel talks to Salon.com’s Carina Chocano about the show, casting the couples, and what makes reality TV successful. He says that he thinks Kaya took the show most seriously, and admits they had no idea what would happen during the… continue reading
did Tempter Sean appear in porn? (nudity warning: the links contain or lead to naked pictures, so it’s probably not smart to click them if you’re underage or at work. but whatever.) Weblogger Keith wonders if Temptation Island‘s tempter Sean modeled as Chad Mesmer for gay-themed Freshmen magazine. Keith isn’t sure if it’s the same… continue reading
The Mole, Temptation Island pull big ratings wins for their networks. The Mole‘s ratings were the series’ highest ever, boosting ABC’s sweeps ratings to let it tie with CBS in the 18 to 49 demographic for the month. Temptation Island also won its hour, although it wasn’t the show’s highest rated episode to date. Still,… continue reading
Mandy rejects offers from both Playboy and record company. Mandy Lauderdale has left Temptation Island, where she chose to stay with her boyfriend Billy, and now, she’s not succumbing to temptation in the entertainment world, either. She rejected $1.5 million from Playboy to post naked, and she also rejected a record contract from Capitol Records,… continue reading