reality television news

NJ Housewife Teresa Giudice, Hubbie Joe Cop Sweetheart Deal  6

NJ Housewife Teresa Giudice, Hubbie Joe Cop Sweetheart Deal

New Jersey Housewife Teresa Giudice and blowhard husband Giuseppe “Joe” Giudice will get little and perhaps no jail time as a result of a plea deal on federal fraud charges involving millions of dollars in hidden assets and unreported income. in July a year ago, the “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star and her husband were facing a 39-count federal indictment that could have sent them to prison for more than 20 years each....
Duck Dynasty Locked, Loaded for Season Premiere on A&E (video) 12

Duck Dynasty Locked, Loaded for Season Premiere on A&E (video)

Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson now knows what ducks must feel like when they’re in his sights. He’s had a target on his back for weeks over controversial racial and homophobic remarks. But ruffled feathers aside, the show is set to premiere tomorrow (Jan. 15) on A&E. The new season won’t include any mention of Phil’s travails. Most of it was shot before the controversy began....
Is Khloé Kardashian Set to Trash Lamar Odom on Reality Show? 14

Is Khloé Kardashian Set to Trash Lamar Odom on Reality Show?

Khloé Kardashian has apparently given her okay to air her breakup with husband Lamar Odom on the Kardashian reality show, and if past is prologue Lamar can expect to be shown in the worst light possible. Khloe will be portrayed as a long-suffering saint. So much for “reality.” But that’s the way it went down when sister Kim Kardashian ended her marriage to Kris Humphries after just 72 days in 2011....
Jersey Shore Finale Sneak Peek: Bub-Bye Snooki, JWoww... Sniff 18

Jersey Shore Finale Sneak Peek: Bub-Bye Snooki, JWoww… Sniff

Snooki, JWoww and Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino were MTV’s answer to the cool kids. They brawled, swilled beer, fell down drunk and shared their tears and joys for six seasons on “Jersey Shore.” But it all ends tonight. Here’s a preview of the series finale. The finale airs tonight on MTV tonight at 10pm. (ET/PT) followed by a live reunion special at 11pm (ET/PT). The show launched three years ago and aired six seasons, rewrote the book on reality television and opened their world of hair gel, beach bodies, hookups and putdowns to viewers, much to the chagrin of real Jersey Shore dwellers....
article placeholder

Brandi Glanville's Real Housewives Confession; She Fakes It

Bandi Glanville’s bitter feud with singer LeAnn Rimes, who stole husband Eddie Cibrian, is real, but the crazy drama she brings to Real Housewives of Beverly Hills is, well… fake. It’s all about ratings. The revelation shouldn’t be too surprising. The Beverly Hills housewives, Taylor Armstrong, Adrienne Maloof, Kim Richards, Kyle Richards, Lisa Vanderpump and Yolanda Foster are the biggest fakes in Bravo’s stable of housewives reality shows. By calling them “reality” shows, of course, Bravo creates the clear impression that the programs reflect an actual slice of life involving the women’s daily interactions. But nothing, it seems, could be further from the truth....
Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Facing Trouble? Khloe Hates Him 20

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Facing Trouble? Khloe Hates Him

Kim Kardashian and rapper Kanye West may never make it to the marriage made in marketing heaven. Kanye has reportedly run afoul of sister Khloe Kardashian, who was instrumental in sinking Kim’s relationship with NBA Basketball star Kris Humphries. Kim’s relationship with Kanye has always seemed manufactured from the start. She rebounded with him after her marriage to Humphries collapsed, leaving her reputation in tatters. While West has long admired and actively pursued Kim on a number of occasions, Kim had always spurned him. And, now Khloe says she knows why....
article placeholder

Kim Kardashian Sudden Weight Gain: Is She Depressed?

Kim Kardashian claims to have found “the one” in rapper Kanye West, but her body says otherwise. Kim has clearly been overeating, causing her weight to balloon. That’s usually a sign of unhappiness and depression. Both men and women turn to comfort food when they are unhappy and the result can adds inches to their waists and hips. Kim allegedly bed-hopped with Gabriel Aubry, John Mayer, Michael Copon, Miles Austin, Cristiano Ronaldo and Shengo Dean. But no Kanye. He only got his shot after Kim was damaged goods....
Nicki Minaj Blow Up: Has 'American Idol' Veered Off Course? (watch!) 22

Nicki Minaj Blow Up: Has ‘American Idol’ Veered Off Course? (watch!)

Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey fight light Real Housewives of New Jersey on “American Idol” while Britney Spears and Demi Lovato are the meek sisters on “X-Factor.” Have the reality music shows veered too far off course? The most radical lineup of judges in the history of the “American Idol” franchise is proving to be incendiary to say the least. Minaj’s now infamous meltdown at co-judge Carey may be just what the producers hoped for to add spark to the show. But is her style and profanity-laced vocabulary ready for primetime?...
Kim Kardashian Major Photoshop Fail in Nuts Magazine (photos) 24

Kim Kardashian Major Photoshop Fail in Nuts Magazine (photos)

Kim Kardashian is so heavily photoshopped she looks like a cartoon caricature of herself in UK lad magazine Nuts, which puts her on the cover of its latest issue. Kim is headlining a feature on a “reality tv dream team,” but she looks totally unreal. Kim is known for packing big breasts and an over-sized derriere on her pert five-foot, two-inch frame, but except for rare occasions when she was starving herself, she’s always been a thick girl. But the editor’s of Nuts took care of that problem. The magazine says its publishing “Kim Kardashian’s Rudest Pics.” That may be so, but the promo photos make Kim look like she’s from a world inhabited by cardboard cutouts....
article placeholder

Is Kim Kardashian Heading for a Nervous Breakdown?

This has been the summer of Kim Kardashian, and not in a good way. Daily, almost non-stop, for weeks now, she has posted photos of herself on Twitter and Instagram to the point that her behavior seems dangerously compulsive, like she's teetering on the edge. When you count the paparazzi shots, which always seem staged to make a point, Kardashian is the most over-exposed celebrity in history. She makes Paris Hilton, at the height of notoriety, seem almost reclusive....
article placeholder

Did Bachelorette Emily Maynard Make the Right Call?

Bachelorette Emily Maynard has narrowed her choices down to three handsome hunks, but really there are two choices. Arie and Jef have laid it all on the line by professing their love for her. But Sean is playing coy. Will his strategy work? So far, Sean has yet to say he loves Emily, even though his two rivals are falling over themselves to say as much....
Sexy Kendall Jenner Beyond Hot for Wilhelmina (photos) 26

Sexy Kendall Jenner Beyond Hot for Wilhelmina (photos)

Kendal Jenner, the half-sister of Kim Kardashian is quickly maturing into one of the hottest celebrities in Young Hollywood, judging from a new photo shoot. Say what you will about Kim and her other no-talent evil half-sisters, Khloe Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian, the 16-year-old really has the potential to become a real fairy-tale princess....
article placeholder

Kim Kardashian Alleged Plastic Surgery Junkie, Disses Fans

Kim Kardashian has more than 15 million Twitter followers, but she is so disdainful of her fans she calls them “gullible,” “stupid imbeciles,” “boring little nobodies” and “pathetic people with no lives of their own.” The bombshell is reportedly contained in text messages and emails that Kim sent to estranged husband Kris Humphries during their courtship and brief marriage....
article placeholder

Bethenny Frankel Settles Skinnygirl Double-Deal Lawsuit

Bethenny Frankel has apparently decided it's better to pay than to play in the $100 million lawsuit filed against her by former manager Doug Wald over the sale of her Skinnygirl Cocktail brand of supposed lo-cal mixes. Wald filed the lawsuit after Frankel allegedly cut him out of the sale, for which he would have been owed a commission, by firing him just before the deal was inked....
Subscribe!
To The New York Independent's Free Email Newsletters!
Just Enter your Email Address and Click Subscribe

All News & Gossip
Top Arts News & Gossip
Top Theater News & Gossip
Top Music News & Gossip
Top Fashion News & Gossip
Top Film News & Gossip
Dining Guide
Top Events & Galas

Delivered by FeedBurner