Tattoos Are the New Hot Reality Show Stars

Thirty-nine-year-old TV producer SallyAnn Salsano has a bunch of reality shows under her belt, including Design Star, A Shot at Love With Tila Tequila and megahit Jersey Shore. But her latest project for Oxygen doesn't have a Snooki or a Situation as the star: It's all about tattoos. » 6/03/13 5:30pm 6/03/13 5:30pm

Attention TV Producers: We Don't Need Any More Housewives

Reality show producers are casting a new "documentary style mini-series" about the "Real Women in Beverly Hills." Sure, we already have The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, but apparently someone thinks Bravo isn't adequately exploring these ladies' lavish, botox-filled lives. » 12/18/10 12:22pm 12/18/10 12:22pm

Reality Show Seeks Straight "Gender-Benders"

Did you know that not all female softball players are gay? Bravely busting this and other sexuality myths is ... a reality show, casting now. » 12/08/10 1:59pm 12/08/10 1:59pm

TV Viewers Refuse To Admit They Love Reality Shows

In a poll, 40 percent of respondents said they're tired of reality TV, calling it the most overdone television genre. However, 15 of this summer's 20 highest-rated programs, including Jersey Shore, Big Brother, and America's Got Talent, were reality shows. » 9/13/10 10:48am 9/13/10 10:48am

TLC Finds Its New Jon & Kate

TLC will soon air "Sextuplets Take New York," a new reality show about a family with "America's first Latino sextuplets." Every episode will show a day in the life of the Carpio family, including some 50 diaper changes a day. » 8/25/10 9:48am 8/25/10 9:48am

What Levi Johnston, Reality TV Star, Can Learn From Other Shows

Levi Johnston has finally gotten his own reality show, but since insiders reportedly think he's boring, he may need some help. Here's how he can imitate his way to reality success. » 8/09/10 4:06pm 8/09/10 4:06pm

Finally, A Reality Show For Shallow Bitches And Their Sad Best Friends

According to this Craigslist posting, VH1 is casting a reality show wherein vain, obnoxious people can nominate their best friends for "the gift of a makeover with PLASTIC SURGERY so that both of you can rock the town together." » 6/20/10 11:30am 6/20/10 11:30am

Reality Show Execs: Cast Members Are Riddled With STDs

During a round-table discussion, Dr. Drew Pinsky said on Celebrity Rehab, "Everyone on the set has to take Valtrex." "We hand it out like M&Ms!" added Jersey Shore creator SallyAnn Salsano. "It's like a herpes nest." [Hollywood Reporter, N.Y. Post] » 6/04/10 11:20am 6/04/10 11:20am

New Reality Show Features Genius Kids — Minus The Tears

Next Wednesday, a game show featuring gifted children competing for cash will premiere on Fox. But Our Little Genius leaves some wondering whether the pressure is too much for a kid to handle. » 1/06/10 12:30pm 1/06/10 12:30pm

Kate Plus Eight Is Now Officially Minus Jon

TLC announced today that as of November 2 Jon And Kate Plus 8 will be known as Kate Plus 8. Jon Gosselin will still be on the show occasionally and hasn't been released from his exclusive contract with TLC. [AP] » 9/29/09 12:30pm 9/29/09 12:30pm

GMA: Forget More To Love — Men Still Prefer Skinny Women

Good Morning America discussed the controversy surrounding More To Love today. Eliminated contestant Kristian Allbright says the show makes larger women think, "Wow, they're beautiful. I must be beautiful," but GMA presents scientific evidence to the contrary. Clip at left. » 9/15/09 6:20pm 9/15/09 6:20pm

Whatcha Gonna Do When They Come For You?

Hey fellas, want one of these women forcing their hands inside of you? Howabouta cavity search? No? Whoever came up with this misogynistic ad for the reality show Police Women of Broward County seems to really like the idea. [TheWrap] » 8/21/09 11:20am 8/21/09 11:20am

Does Winning A Reality Show Competition Translate To Real-Life Success?

The least realistic thing about shows like Project Runway and Top Chef is the conceit that winning guarantees success. USA Today's reality competition "where are they now" reveals that often winning just leads to more reality show appearances. [USA Today] » 8/11/09 5:40pm 8/11/09 5:40pm

Miami Social Lacks Housewives, Real People

Bravo's new reality series Miami Social premieres tonight, but critics say the cast of ambiguously employed 30-somethings devoted to gossiping and drinking themselves into a stupor are not only barely watchable, but barely human. » 7/14/09 12:20pm 7/14/09 12:20pm

Bravo Fails With Gossip Girl Knock Off NYC Prep

Critics say Bravo's new reality series NYC Prep shows that in real life, Gossip Girl would be far less entertaining, and much more pathetic. » 6/23/09 6:20pm 6/23/09 6:20pm

Was Paula Goodspeed A Victim Of Competition As Comedy?

As anyone with a passing interest in celebrity knows by now, on Tuesday, Paula Goodspeed, 30, was found dead in her car outside Paula Abdul's house in a suspected suicide. This morning, Good Morning America » 11/13/08 1:00pm 11/13/08 1:00pm unearthed footage that ran during a "hilarious rejects" episode of featuring Goodspeed in which Abdul was…