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Reality Tidbits – Tuesday

An Australian team has won the MIPTV pitch in Cannes for their Reality/Horror series Zombie Boot Camp. They have won 25,000 EUROs to develop the idea. (Source: TV Tonight)

Very funny list of 15 alleged secrets from reality TV shows like Cupcake Wars and Storage Wars. (Source: Buzzfeed)

Because Gordon Ramsay is such a ratings tart he has re-visited Amy’s Baking Company on Kitchen Nightmares. Amy’s Baking was the scene of a notorious episode of the reality show with Ramsay ending up leaving. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Dan and Steph from My Kitchen Rules reveal how arduous the filming of My Kitchen Rules is. (Source: Fraser Coast Chronicles) Thanks Little Petal.

Jenna also from last year’s My Kitchen Rules has married her partner of seven years. (Source: New Idea)

Hollywood Reporter’s list of the Top 25 players in Reality TV in 2014. Mark Burnett who produces Survivor and Celebrity Apprentice is number one, but number two is Gordon Ramsay, he is the only chef on the list, after Ryan Seacrest they are all TV and production company executives. (Source: Hollywood Reporter)

Real Housewives of Beverly Hill’s star Taylor Armstrong has found happiness again after the death of her former husband as she has now married again. (Source: Examiner)

Kylie Minogue has quit The Voice UK due to a scheduling clash. (Source: SMH)

There is a My Kitchen Rules cookbook showcasing the recipes from this season. (Source: Mumbrella)

Simon Cowell’s musical “I Can’t Sing” might be going to Broadway. The show is a parody on reality TV. (Source: Daily Mail)



April 14, 2014   33 Comments

Reality Tidbits – Thursday

Pop Sugar has interview with the latest evictees from My Kitchen Rules. Here is Carly and Tresne’s and here is Josh and Danielle’s. Josh said they were not allowed to use a sous vide machine in the MKR kitchen. However he did use one in the pop up restaurant challenge.

Ajay Rochester told Kyle and Jackie O she is going to buy a gun after threats were made to her son. You reckon she is a good shot too. (Source:

The second season of The Block has started filming in Prahan. They will be converting office blocks into residences. (Source:

Lara Bingle might not be going back to New York anytime soon as the paparrazi involved in that fracas has asked the court to issue a warrant. (Source: SMH)

Alex Fevola reveals she left husband Brendan due to ill health caused by stress. (Source: Daily Mail)

Fans of Kyal from The Block will want to see these topless shots of him, not sure about the leopard print board shorts. (Source: Daily Mail)

Molly Meldrum is working with Ben Hazelwood from The Voice Australia. (Source: Daily Mail)

It seems no one is watching Lindsay Lohan’s reality show (Source: Daily Mail)


April 3, 2014   5 Comments

Reality Tidbits – Friday

kris jenner at schoolIt is rumoured someone is shopping around a Kris Jenner sex tape for $1 million and now a Playboy shooot. (Source: DListed) Photo now changed to one when she was more fresh faced.

Chris Badenoch after the closure of Josie Bones is now doing BBQ events and one is on this weekend in Melbourne. (Source: Beer BBQ Events)

Gwyneth Paltrow needs to go on Wife Swap as she thinks being a rich actress is so much harder then working in an office job. (Source: The Superficial)

Montana Cox’s modelling career continues to be on the up and up so the topless shot she put on her instagram account can not be for publicity purposes.  (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Fans of Darren Palmer of The Block will want to see him in his speedos. He stripped down for charity and he does have a tattoo in an interesting place. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Kim Kardashian has slept with Nick Cannon like years ago and it is an international story and people wonder why Anna Wintour put her and Kanye on the cover of Vogue. Because she can generate media coverage. Why did Nick feel the need to mention it? Oh that’s right he has a new album to plug. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

In other celebrity shagging news James Franco has denied he has ever had sexual relations with Lindsay Lohan.

Sophie Monk is dating her radio show’s digital producer maybe dating a normal person might work out for her. (Source: Daily Mail)


March 28, 2014   53 Comments

Reality Tidbits – Tuesday Night

In shock news Paul and Blair announce they don’t want to have a career in food or the media after My Kitchen Rules and they are happy to be teachers. (Source: The Reporter)

Manu Feildel has filmed a two part cooking and travel program set in France.

Marcia Hines is seeing dead people she gets a photo with Ian Chappell but thinks it is Tony Grieg. (Source: Newcastle Herald)

Casey Donovan’s dad Merv sounds like a bit of douche considering in the past he was charged with assaulting her. After seeing a nasty message saying “Big beautiful & sexy be f**ked. You lie again” she posted it up on her Facebook page which won’t help familial relations. (Source:

Sam Armytage apologises for saying the people that replaced Adam Boland were sane. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Roxy Jacenko is downsizing her PR Agency and increasing her focus on her talent/blogger agency. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Naomi Campbell claims that Nicole Trunfio had to be sat down and bitch slapped on the set on The Face Australia, apparently Nicole did not give Naomi the respect she thought she deserved as executive producer of the series. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Tyra Banks 15 most craziest moments on America’s Next Top Model. (Source: Vulture)

The ex-husband of Lauren Silverman who is the mother of Simon Cowell’s child tells of his shock of finding out his wife was pregnant to another man. (Source: Daily Mail)

Host of America’s Got Talent, Nick Cannon, dresses up as a “whiteface” and people go nuts. Good publicity stunt. (Source: Daily Mail)


March 26, 2014   6 Comments

Reality Tidbits – Tuesday Night

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Lara Bingle posts topless shot of herself on instagram, then takes it down. She will be moaning next week that the media doesn’t give her any privacy. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Courtney Stodden out to dinner with her ex-husband, maybe they are both needing the publicity again. (Source: Daily Mail)

Sunrise are trying to say that Khloe Kardashian pulled the plug on an interview after Sam Armytage asked about baby North West? Khloe denies this and considering the Kardashians are willing to do anything for publicity answering a “How is baby North?” would appear to be fairly innocuous. (Source: Daily Mail)

Paula Abdul films a guest role on Neighbours to be seen on our screens in June.

Australia’s tween sensation Cody Simpson is on the US Dancing With The Stars and he has rhythm. (Source: Daily Mail)

Ruby Rose is engaged to Phoebe Dahl (Source: Daily Mail)

Male model sues Next Top Model judge and it is not Tyra. (Source: Daily Mail)

The last of the Two Fat Ladies has died. Clarissa Dickson Wright passed away on the weekend she was 66 years of age. (Source: Belfast Telegraph)

Manu Feildel’s new restaurant in Melbourne opens next week. It is called Le Grand Cirque. It will be french cuisine of course. (Source: Good Food)




March 19, 2014   7 Comments