Downton Abbey: Is Thomas Barrow a Top or a Bottom?

The Downton Abbey cast is on a New York press tour to promote the American premiere of the show's fourth season, making stops at The View and Watch What Happens Live, where the important questions are being asked, like whether Thomas, the irrepressible footman, is a pitcher or a catcher. » 12/11/13 12:10pm 12/11/13 12:10pm

Tareq Salahi Files For Divorce From Michaele

After it was discovered that The Real Housewives' Michaele —who was not recently abducted— had left husband Tareq Salahi to be with Journey guitarist Neal Schon, Salahi says he has decided to file for divorce. Oh, and there's something else to this story. Something...below the belt. » 9/16/11 8:00pm 9/16/11 8:00pm

Bravo To Re-Edit Housewives In Light Of Recent Suicide

According to Variety, Bravo will be re-editing The Real Housewives, due to Russell Armstrong's recent suicide. They will not, however, cancel the entire season (reportedly, anyhow). » 8/19/11 8:00pm 8/19/11 8:00pm

The Real Housewives Nation Gets A Major Shakeup

After nearly a month of speculation, Bravo has officially announced that Danielle Staub will not be returning to Real Housewives. NYC, Atlanta, and O.C. will also experience major cast changes. Plus, a preview Atlanta's new season after the jump. » 9/07/10 11:30am 9/07/10 11:30am

Real Housewives Book Is An Absolute Treasure

Between the series, their personal blogs, and the various tabloids they frequent, you'd think you already knew everything about these women. But the interviews—with cast members and producers—in The Real Housewives Get Personal contains behind-the-scenes satchels of gold. » 7/22/10 4:39pm 7/22/10 4:39pm

"I Would Defend This Show To My Death:" Evaluating The Real Housewives

Jim Farber of the New York Daily News asks what's got to be today's most pressing question: should we feel bad for liking The Real Housewives? » 11/04/09 7:00pm 11/04/09 7:00pm

The Real Housewives Of Materialism

Sure, Bravo's The Real Housewives » 10/07/08 2:40pm 10/07/08 2:40pm's NYC and O.C. franchises seemed like great trash TV a year ago when most couldn't foresee how hard the economy would crater; but now the conspicuous consumption of the "real housewives" seems more than just silly. , which premieres tonight at 9 p.m. and follows 5 women who are…