Reality left on the cutting room floor

Ah, the celebrity biopic, part hagiography, and all too often a formulaic and sanitised version of the real thing with little regard for historical accuracy. Rami Malek as the rock icon Freddie Mercury. We've seen Margot Robbie as Tonya Harding, Robert Downey Jr as Charlie Chaplin, Leonardo DiCaprio as Howard Hughes, Denzel Washington as Malcolm X, Helen Mirren as Queen […]

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The Next ‘Bachelorette’ Is…

Bye bye Colton Underwood! On Tuesday’s “After the Final Rose” special, a new Bachelorette was crowned! The new ABC star is… Hannah Brown! The 24-year-old reigning Miss Alabama — who got eliminated during the seventh week — beat out hopefuls including Hannah Godwin and Tayshia Adams. Last week, she told host Chris Harrison on the “Women Tell All” special: “I thought my life was going […]

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Real World: San Francisco's Judd Winick Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the Day He Met Wife Pam Ling — 'I Love You'

Twenty-five years ago, Judd Winick’s life changed forever — all thanks to The Real World. On Feb. 12, 1994, Winick, 49, began his journey on The Real World: San Francisco, the third season of MTV’s reality TV franchise, where he met his castmate and now-wife Pamela Ling. In celebration of the day he met his bride — a.k.a. his birthday — […]

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Harsh Reality: Jack Osbourne Becomes U.S. Border Patrol Officer

It’s Jack Osbourne to the rescue! The reality star was spotted patrolling the swanky streets of Malibu as a Federal Reserve System Law Enforcement Officer in the wake of the recent California wildfires in November. Now the recently divorced dad of three is fully armed and donning another badge of honor to help protect U.S. citizens in a much more […]

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Netflix’s New Reality Show About A Family Run Funeral Home Is Unlike Anything You’ve Watched

In yet another international pickup, Netflix brings New Zealand’s The Casketeers to an American audience this week. As the name suggests, the series follows real-life funeral directors Francis and Kaiora Tipene as they go about their daily life with, balancing “good humor with care and respect as they help Polynesian families cope with loss,” according to the Netflix page for […]

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