Wednesday Morning Update

America’s Next Top Model: Jezebel updates us on what all the former ANTM models are up to, with some doing runway and others doing cheesy photo shoots.

Sheree Whitfield/Bravo

Sheree Whitfield/Bravo

Real Housewives of Atlanta: Housewife Sheree Whitfield’s husband allegedly doesn’t pay his court-ordered child support and has squandered his fortune. Singer Usher’s wife and former Housewife DeShawn Snow will not appear in the show’s next season.

Top Chef: A recap of last week’s episode. Cheftestant Hosea and his girlfriend have broken up, possibly because of the flirting between him and fellow cheftestant Leah.

The City: More on new castmate Allie, who apparently is very forgiving. The show is renewed for a second season.

The Bachelor: A recap of Monday’s emotional episode. More on “man up” Megan, who was rejected by the Bachelor last week.

Project Runway: The next season may never air, but producers are shooting the big finale fashion show anyway.

Jon and Kate Plus 8: A recap of Monday’s episode on their new house.

American Idol: Scenes of auditions from Jacksonville, Fla. make it into the show. Judge Paula Abdul storms out of audition.

Random bits: New reality show explores the ancestry of celebrities.

Monday Morning Update

Top Chef: A recap of last week’s episode.

The Hills: I love it! A manifesto into the real lives of the Hills stars vs. the fake lives they portray on the show… Audrina and Justin Bobby are back on.

Project Runway: Tim Gunn is worried no one will ever see the show’s sixth season.

The Amazing Race: No surprise here, front-runners Nick and Starr win.

The Bachelorette: DeAnna Pappas was spotted partying in Boston.

Survivor: Episode recap from last week (confession: I bawled the first half)…In an interview, ousted castaway Corinne is even more bitchy than on the show, and won’t own up to the fact that she got out-played… Corinne says fake immunity idol shows Sugar’s “true colors.”

The Real World: Check out cast bios for next season.

Real Housewives of New York City: Alex McCord is writing a book on parenting.

The Rachel Zoe Project: I die. Rachel Zoe will return for a second season…  What you didn’t know about her assistant, Taylor.

Random bits: Looks like brief appearances on The Hills wasn’t enough for People’s Revolution head Kelly Cutrone, now she is doing her own reality series…Celebrity Apprentice roster is revealed… A contestant on “A Double Shot at Love” is killed in a car crash.

Wednesday Morning Update

American Idol: Simon Cowell gushes about Britney Spears’ performance on the British version of the show. Next season the show will allow contestants to be more “emotional.” Check out this list of rumored Season Eight finalists for the show.

Dallas and Toni

Dallas and Toni/Amazing Race

The Amazing Race: Ousted contestant Dallas says he and fellow contestant Starr have been dating for six months.

The Hills: Heidi and Spencer call into the after show to confirm their still-not-yet legal marriage. Audrina denies calling Lauren a slut on her blog.

The Real World: Check out this sneak peek into the Brooklyn season, with some hilarious cast bios, including a hipster Mormon. Some details on what the house looks like that the Brooklyn cast lived in.

The Bachelor: One Montana grandmother has put together a petition to get Jesse Csincsak on the show.

Survivor: One blogger’s argument for why Crystal and Kenny shouldn’t win the $1 million. Next season starts Feb. 12.

Top Chef: Ousted cheftestant Richard Sweeney says the judging on last week’s episode took between seven to eight hours, even though only about 15 minutes aired.

Project Runway: Season Four winner Christian Siriano to design a line of purses and shoes for Payless.

Random bits: The L.A. Times notes the lack of enthusiasm Britney Spears seems to have in her performances, and notes her MTV-aired interviews showed mood swings.

Wednesday Morning Update

Dancing With the Stars: Brooke Burke wins Season Seven, beating out former football pro Warren Sapp and N’Sync star Lance Bass. Brooke says she is keeping the mirror ball trophy in her kids’ room. Some of the professional dancers are questioning Julianne Hough’s decision to leave the show.

America’s Next Top Model: Finalist Analeigh talks about choking on her Cover Girl shoot.

Survivor: This week’s episode isn’t new, it’s just a clip show. Ousted castaway Randy says Survivor is like an all-expenses paid vacation.

Project Runway: Season Two finalist Daniel Vosovic is promoting his book on fashion.

Top Chef: Former cheftestant-turned-Top Chef-culinary supervisor Lee Anne Wong says the show isn’t as carefully put together as it seems. And, what does “New American” mean anyway?

The Real Housewives of Atlanta: Kim Zolciak has nothing but nice things to say about NeNe in this People magazine interview. (She also discloses more about Big Papa and her true age.) And Kim isn’t posing for Playboy, which she hinted at in a recent interview.

The Bachelorette: What Jessse Csincsak has been up to since DeAnna broke up with him.

The Bachelor: Sarah Brice said Charlie O’Connell’s excessive drinking was a factor in their break up last year.

Jon and Kate Plus 8: The controversy over whether J&K are being exploitive.

Rachel Zoe Project: Brad is still employed as her assistant (thank god!)

Monday Morning Update

Survivor: Hallelujah! Annoying Randy is finally gone. Former castaway Ace Gordon hit a guy, not a girl, in a Florida bar. In an interview, Randy says Sugar is worse than Osama bin Laden and Charles Manson.

The Bachelor: Former Bachelor Charlie O’ Connell and his final pick, Sarah Brice, are back on.

Project Runway: Check out PR winner Leanne Marshall’s new Web site.

The Bachelorette: Former Bachelorette suitor John Paul Merritt in financial trouble.

America’s Next Top Model: Tyra Banks show is moving to the CW.

Rachel Zoe Project: Nicole Richie and Rachel are friends again.

Real Housewives of Atlanta: Kim and Big Papa, her mysterious rich boyfriend, broke up. An in-depth interview with Lisa and NeNe, in which NeNe describes her relationship with Sheree as “cordial.” Sheree’s clothing line will be in stores by Fall 2009. More rumors on who Big Papa is.

Thursday Morning Update

Julianne Hough

Julianne Hough

The Bachelorette: After campaigning to be the next Bachelor, now Jeremy Anderson says reality television was a “one-time thing.”

Dancing With the Stars: Julianne Hough downplays her trip to the hospital. Professional dancers say Cheryl and Lacey should lose weight. Ousted dancer Toni says she thinks Cloris will make it to the top three.

American Idol: Can the show still produce bona fide singing stars?

America’s Next Top Model: A recap of last night’s episode.

Survivor: Predictions for tonight’s episode, in which romance and back-stabbing will ensue.

Top Chef: Tom Colicchio’s new restaurant costs $150 per person and six weeks to book a table.

Stylista: This new show features plenty of cat-fighting. Wrrrow!

Project Runway: Fan-favorite designer Korto says her dream client is Oprah.

Real Housewives of Atlanta: A recap of Tuesday night’s episode.

Real Housewives of NYC: Newest housewife Kelly Killoren Bensimon dishes on her opinions of the other housewives.

Random bits: Modelville, Tyra Banks latest show, forces Top Model rejects to live together. Could this be Bravo’s Project Runway replacement?

Tuesday Morning Update

America’s Next Top Model: The remaining girls in Cycle 11 will be headed to Amsterdam. Next season’s girls (Cycle 12) may be going to Brazil.

Real Housewives of Atlanta: Answers to those burning questions: Who is Big Poppa and how come we don’t see Lisa Hartwell’s kids on the show? Another Atlanta resident complains about the show and its portrayal of “housewives.”

Danny "GC" Brown


Survivor: Interviews with ousted castaway GC galore! Here’s one from Deadbolt. GC tells People he lost 23 pounds. GC says he knew that Sugar had the idol

Project Runway: Season Two winner Chloe Dao presents her fall collection in Houston, credits Runway with her success. Former Runway designer Nick Verreos details what the Runway wrap party was like. Lifetime wants to move Runway dispute to federal court.

The Rachel Zoe Project: A lovely review of the show’s first season.

The Hills: Audrina tells Justin “I’m done.” (But previews for next week show she goes running back to him).

The Amazing Race: Marisa and Brooke discuss why they were sent home.