April 2, 2014 |
"Whatcha gonna do, brother?!" Yes, after a lengthy absence, the legendary Hulk Hogan will be a fixture at Wrestlemania again - hosting the 30 t h edition Sunday in New Orleans, in fact. But before pro wrestling's biggest night kicks off, RedEye spoke to the Hall of Famer about Andre The Giant, reality shows and his moment with Oprah Winfrey. At Wrestlemania III, you pulled off an amazing move, body-slamming Andre The Giant. Fast-forward to today: Can you still body-slam a 500-pound man?
December 4, 2013 |
A whole 291 days after becoming a father, celebrity blogger Perez Hilton has found his way onto a reality show about fatherhood. Hilton is developing and slated to star in “Gay Dads of New York,” a new reality show from the producers of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” and “Project Runway.” Vulture.com reports that the Bunim/Murray-produced series will be a “docu-style reality show,” and does not have a network assignment at...
November 13, 2013 |
Doron Ofir Casting is looking for possible cast members of two upcoming reality TV shows. Here are the details. "Under One Roof" The series "Under One Roof" is looking for people older than 25 who still live with parents or grandparents - either in basements, attics, guest houses or their childhood rooms. No, this isn't a "Too Close for Comfort" sequel, but it's being touted as a reality show sitcom. "We live in a day and age where there isn't a set time to leave the nest," the casting sheet reads.
July 18, 2013 |
It was someone's idea of a practical joke, county prosecutors said. A suburban woman was arrested Wednesday evening on the Clark/Lake CTA station platform for slapping a police officer in the face. Katherine Doyle, 42, of Melrose, IL, said she was an employee of the TruTV show the Impractical Jokers, according to the police report. "You look like a nice person," Doyle allegedly told the police officer, who was among a trio of officers working on a robbery mission around 6 p.m. Wednesday.
January 23, 2013 |
Cynthia Kaye McWilliams may have moved around a lot as a child, but she left her heart - or at least her appetite - in Chicago. The self-proclaimed army brat and DePaul grad, who co-stars in the BET comedy "Real Husbands of Hollywood," knows exactly what she misses most about her old stomping grounds: the food. "In Chicago bad food is everywhere but it's so delicious. There are five-star, world-class places too, but I miss the Italian beef dipped with cheese, hot peppers and sweet peppers; deep-dish pizza;...
January 14, 2013 |
***1/2 (out of four) There aren't many second acts for former stars of non-competition reality TV series. For Dawn Richard, formerly of “Making the Band” group Danity Kane and Bad Boy R&B experiment Diddy-Dirty Money, the story is just getting interesting. Richard's solo debut, “Goldenheart,” is a fiercely distinct, self-contained hour of freewheeling, genre-bending music. It opens with an interpretation of Phil Collins' “In The Air Tonight,” then plays with sounds that could pass for an Enya/Sade collaboration and dips into the...