Also, Bethenny Frankel Offers Her Thoughts on The Axing As Well
Last weekend we learned officially that Bravo TV decided to fire 4 of the 6 castmembers of The Real Housewives of NYC and today we are hearing publicly from one of those fired castmembers for the first time since the firing. Jill Zarin — who started out as one of my faves and then slowly regressed into a bitter, hateful and jealous person — posted a statement on her official blog about being fired from the show. In addition, RHONYC alum Bethenny Frankel — who has her own show away from the Real Housewives franchise AND was almost lost at sea a few days ago — was asked about the firings and she offers her opinion. Read both statements in full below. More »
"He would say to me, 'I'm afraid I'm going to kill you one day.'"
Taylor Armstrong, one of the stars of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, opens up for the first time EVER on camera about the spousal abuse she suffered at the hands of her late estranged husband Russell Armstrong in a new interview with Entertainment Tonight. As you may recall, we saw last week the first photos of Taylor‘s injuries that she reveals were caused by Russell and this week she talks openly for the first time about the physical abuse she endured when she was still married to Russell. It’s kind of painful to listen to but it is VERY important for abuse victims to speak out. Watch below a preview clip of Taylor‘s ET interview — be warned, the clip below autoplays. More »
Jill, Alex, Kelly & Cindy got AXED!
For the week rumors have been swirling that major castmembers on The Real Housewives of New York City had gotten fired from the show and today we learn that those rumors are TRUE! Bravo TV has confirmed that original castmembers Jill Zarin and Alex McCord, along with newer castmember Kelly Bensimone and brand new castmember Cindy Barshop have been FIRED from RHONYC. As I understand it, filming has already begun on the upcoming season … and none of these 4 women have been asked to return. Now that we know their axing is true, we also know that their contracts have NOT been picked up again. Jill, Alex, Kelly and Cindy are DUNZO! More »
The TV Guide
Last night Darion came over to our place to watch the series premiere of Ringer with David and me … and basically have a hang sesh. We hadn’t seen Darion in ages so it was nice to get to spend some time with him last night. We watched Ringer then we watched the season 6 premiere ep of Dexter. All in all, ’twas a great night. More »
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Last week we learned that Anderson Cooper managed to score the first interview with Amy Winehouse‘s parents Janis and Mitch since her sudden death a few weeks ago. Today we get to check out a short clip of that interview right here, right now. Anderson debuts today and this interview with the Winehouses is the centerpiece of the debut episode. Check out the clip below. More »
The Full Ashton
In an effort to promote the upcoming season premiere of Two and a Half Men — with Ashton Kutcher in the lead role — Ellen DeGeneres got Kutcher to appear on the season premiere of her talk show The Ellen DeGenres Show. In exchange for letting Ashton promote Men on her show, Ellen required that he bare his soul (and more) for her audience’s amusement. Click below to see just how much Ashton bared for Ellen. More »
With just a little over a week away from the season 3 premiere of The Vampire Diaries, we get to check out today a batch of new promo images that — I’m guessing — are meant to entice viewers with their juiciness … instead, IMHO, these new promo images only make the show look silly in that Twilight way. I’m actually quite astounded that these promo images got approved for release but … well … check ‘em out below and see what YOU think. More »
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For the Premiere Episode of 'Anderson'
Back in July we got our first look at the first promo trailer for Anderson Cooper‘s new daytime talk show Anderson. Today we learn that Coop is kicking off his new show with a bang … by scoring the first interview with Amy Winehouse‘s parents since her death. I know it sounds a wee bit morbid but many folks are curious to hear from Janis and Mitch Winehouse … so those folks will have to tune in to the series premiere of Anderson to hear from them first. More »
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Spoiler Alert Warning
A couple of weeks ago we got our first look at the new cast of Survivor: South Pacific and we learned that two former Survivor contestants would also be competing for the big prize as well. Today, the CBS website for Survivor has been updated with contestant bios for all of the players … including the returning alums. Click below to find out which Survivors will be returning for another go at the prize. Curious? Take a look. More »
A TV Star is Born ... Then Goes on TV
Back in March we learned that celebrity stylist turned reality TV star Rachel Zoe gave birth to her firstborn child, a boy she and hubby Rodger Berman named Skyler Morrison. A few days later, we got our first look at the tiny baby boy … but since then we haven’t really seen much of the little dude … until today. Rachel and Rodger took their baby boy to Live with Regis and Kelly for his official TV debut … click below to see how big Skyler has grown already! More »