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'Dancing With The Stars' Producers 'Thought About' Giving Carson Kressley A Male Partner

September 1st, 2011 3:00pm EDT
Carson Kressley
Dancing with the Stars executive producer Conrad Green has told E! Online that they "thought about" giving Queer Eye for the Straight Guy star Carson Kressley a male dance partner. However, the producers thought it was not appropriate for the competition.

"We try to follow what happens in real ballroom competitions," Green said. "That was the original intention of the show. And while we are aware that there are same-sex couples, the competitions are usually mixed-gendered.

"It's a performance, like actors, so we don't think it's odd pairing up dancers with incompatible sexual preferences,...
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Lance Bass Wears Black Lipstick And Black Hair For Photo Shoot

June 2nd, 2010 12:02pm EDT
Lance Bass Mike Ruiz Black
A darker side of Lance Bass appeared the other day! The former N Sync star posted photos on his Facebook page from a shoot with Mike Ruiz.

Bass is featured in black business wear, and an outfit featuring baggy military pants tucked into high socks.

Ruiz says that "This shoot of Lance Bass was inspired by Human League and early 80's New Wave." The look is already being compared to a Glam Rock movement made popular by Adam Lambert.

Bass has recently been rumored to be dating Kyan Douglas, the Queer Eye for the Straight Guy grooming expert.

So what do you think of Lance's new look?

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Lance Bass Dating Reality Star Kyan Douglas?

May 10th, 2010 8:58am EDT
Lance Bass
Pop star Lance Bass has sparked speculation he's dating reality star Kyan Douglas, after they were spotted on a string of nights out together.

The openly-gay former N' Sync singer is said to have been single since he split from hairdresser Ben Thigpen in 2008, but he's now romancing Queer Eye grooming expert Douglas, according to the New York Post's gossip column Page Six.

A source tells the publication the pair has been spotted enjoying dates in New York and San Francisco - but their union is only recent.

The insider adds, "Lance admitted to having a bad track record with friends and...
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Gay Characters On TV? No Big Deal

August 7th, 2008 8:35am EDT
Ellen Degeneres
Remember a few years ago when entertainment magazines hailed the coming of gay television? With hits like Queer Eye for the Straight Guy and Will & Grace drawing millions of fans on both sides of the gay fence it seemed like a veritable gay revolution was at hand. Then "Will & Grace" stopped being funny, "Queer Eye" ceased being entertaining, and Ellen became the straightest lesbian to ever host her own talk show.

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Was the gay television boom dead, or had it retreated into the closet waiting for a brand new coming out party? Where have all the dude loving dudes gone...
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What to Watch: What's Airing, Re-Airing & Entertaining On TV This Week

May 27th, 2008 9:17am EDT
Lost
Tuesday, May 27

Law & Order: SVU (NBC, 9 p.m.) - Cynthia Nixon guest stars in this rerun as a woman with multiple personalities who may have harmed her own child.

Hell's Kitchen (FOX, 9 p.m.) - The winners of tonight's relay race get to surf the waves, while the losers sweep the kitchen floor.

Samantha Who? (ABC, 9 p.m.) - Back to back repeats are capped with a memorable episode in which Sam tries to get rid of her dad's car after crashing it.

Wednesday, May 28

Men in Trees (ABC, 10 p.m.) - The recently canceled romantic dramedy comes back to the schedule temporaril...
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Check Out 'Groomer Has It,' Tonight On Animal Planet

April 12th, 2008 8:00am EDT
Groomer Has It
Animal Planet enters the world of doggie style with the premiere of its new competition series, "Groomer Has It."

Hosted by Jai Rodriguez ("Queer Eye for the Straight Guy"), "Groomer Has It" sniffs out 12 of America's most devout dog groomers to compete against each other in a test of desire, creativity and affinity for animals as they shave, shear and shampoo their way through a series of challenges that will crown only one as "Groomer of the Year."

The contestants will be put through their paces to see who can turn the shaggiest pooch into a beautiful, prancing pup beginning S...
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Check Out 'Crowned: The Mother Of All Pageants' Dec. 12 On The CW

December 1st, 2007 12:00pm EST
Crowned
The CW Network's outrageous new one-hour mother/daughter competition, “Crowned: The Mother of All Pageants,” premieres Wednesday, December 12 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET), following the season finale of the hit series “America's Next Top Model.”

The remaining seven episodes of the beauty pageant/reality show will then take over the 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET slot beginning Wednesday, December 19, followed by the hit drama “Gossip Girl,” and continuing through the season finale on January 30. Encores of “Crowned: The Mother of All Pageants” will air on Sundays at 9:00 p.m. ET and Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m. ...
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'Queer Eye' Kicks Off Final Season Oct. 2

September 15th, 2007 8:15am EDT
Queer Eye
Beginning this October, Bravo puts the spotlight on one of TV's most groundbreaking reality series, the Emmy Award-winning "Queer Eye," which concludes its four-year run with 10 all-new episodes.

"Queer Eye" is all heart as the Fab Fives Ted Allen, Kyan Douglas, Thom Filicia, Carson Kressley and Jai Rodriguez continue their mission to "make-better" their subjects - beginning with a special premiere episode featuring a "Straight Guy Pageant" hosted by the legendary Susan Lucci on Tuesday, October 2 at 9:00 PM ET/PT.

The pageant will reunite the Fab Five with former cast members of...
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Bravo Announces Returning Franchises & New Series Additions

July 16th, 2007 1:22pm EDT
Heidi Klum hosts Project Runway
Bravo just announced a slate of returning franchises and new series additions, as well as a network first a live finale for "Top Chef 3 Miami." The remaining chef'testants, along with the viewers at home, will await the ultimate decision in real-time from this season's judges' table host Padma Lakshmi, head judge Tom Colicchio, judge Gail Simmons, and "Queer Eye's" culinary expert Ted Allen.

Additionally, Bravo announced plans for a fourth season of "Top Chef," which will shoot in a new culinary hotbed Chicago with casting currently underway.

Building upon the success of the net...
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Carson Kressley To Host New Lifetime Series 'How To Look Good Naked'

July 12th, 2007 4:34pm EDT
Carson Kressley
Four out of five American women today say they are dissatisfied with their bodies. To help change their perception, Lifetime has crossed the Atlantic and brought Britain's hit reality series "How To Look Good Naked" to the States.

Based on the format of the U.K.'s Channel 4 series and hosted by Carson Kressley ("Queer Eye for the Straight Guy"), "How To Look Good Naked" teaches women of all shapes and sizes how to go from self loathing to self loving without resorting to interventions like extreme dieting or cosmetic surgery.

"How To Look Good Naked" is both an internal and exte...
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The Sundance Channel Goes Green With 13-Part Original Series 'Big Ideas For A Small Planet'

March 26th, 2007 9:00pm EDT
Robert Redford
Sundance Channel's THE GREEN, a new weekly primetime destination focusing on environmental topics, launches April 17, 2007 at 9pm. With THE GREEN, Sundance Channel becomes the first television network in the United States to establish a major, regularly-scheduled programming destination dedicated entirely to the environment.

Consisting of three hours of programming, THE GREEN will present original series and documentary premieres about the earth's ecology and concepts of "green" living that balance human needs with responsible care for the planet. THE GREEN reflects the current tip...
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Bravo To Air Final 'Queer Eye' Episodes This Summer

January 12th, 2007 3:35pm EST
Queer Eye
Bravo spotlights the summer of 2007 with the final season of one of TV's most groundbreaking reality series, the Emmy Award-winning Queer Eye, which concludes its four-year run with 10 all-new episodes.

"Queer Eye: The Final Season" is all heart as the Fab Five continue their mission to "make-better" their subjects - ranging from a warring artsy family, to a monster truck-loving clutter bug, to a divorced dad biker dude, among others.

"The unforgettable Fab Five have taken Bravo and viewers worldwide for an eye and mind-opening ride since they made their fabulous debut," said Fr...
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'Queer' Guy, Talk Show Host & Fitness Guru Have Cameos In 'The Year Without A Santa Claus'

November 23rd, 2006 11:12am EST
Carson Kressly
Carson Kressley (Queer Eye for the Straight Guy), radio personality Dr. Laura Schlessinger and fitness expert Jack La Lanne add to the holiday fun with entertaining cameo roles in NBC's family Christmas comedy "The Year Without a Santa Claus," premiering Monday, Dec. 11 (9-11 p.m. ET).

The movie, about Santa Claus and a young boy who help each other believe in Christmas again, stars John Goodman, Chris Kattan, Ethan Suplee, Eddie Griffin, Delta Burke, Harvey Fierstein, Michael McKean and Carol Kane. The comedy is based on "The Year Without a Santa Claus" by Phyllis McGinley, which was ...
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Nancy O'Dell To Co-Host Miss Universe Competition

July 17th, 2006 3:18pm EDT
Nancy O
"Access Hollywood's" Nancy O'Dell, along with actor/singer Carlos Ponce, will host NBC'S broadcast of “Miss Universe 2006” live from the Shrine Auditorium, in Los Angeles, on Sunday, July 23 at 9:00p.m. ET.

This year marks the 55th anniversary of the Miss Universe competition, and its first time broadcasting in the United States in eight years. The last show hosted by the United States was held in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1998.

In addition, Queer Eye for the Straight Guy's Carson Kressley, who provided the skybox commentary for the 2006 Miss USA Pageant, returns to reprise the same ro...
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Check Out New Episodes of 'Queer Eye'

June 6th, 2006 9:00am EDT
Queer Eye
The new season of Queer Eye kicks off tonight with a loving New York couple whose only opportunity to be married in a harmonious environment is to elope to Las Vegas, even if that means having an Elvis, Bond, or Rocky Horror-themed wedding with Carson Kressley as the officiant.

The first three episodes of the season have a Vegas slant, which feature everything from a fire-eating magician whose dog is an Elvis Impersonator, to a celebrity poker tournament that will raise thousands of dollars for charity.

Check out Queer Eye HERE.
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Bravo's Gay & Lesbian Broadband Channel To Launch June 1

May 11th, 2006 10:29am EDT
Bravo has set the date of their "coming out" party in celebration of OUTzoneTV.com, the first-ever broadband channel specifically targeted to the gay and lesbian online community. Timed to coincide with the start of Gay and Lesbian Pride Month, the site will debut on Thursday, June 1.

Among other things, the new OUTzoneTV.com site will feature streaming on demand video such as:

• Comedienne and Bravo's favorite "D-List" celebrity Kathy Griffin - The premiere of three exclusive stand-up webisodes.

• "That Certain Summer" - This groundbreaking 1972 made-for-tv movie was the...
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New Season of 'Queer Eye' To Kick Off June 6

May 3rd, 2006 12:00pm EDT
Carson Kressley from Queer Eye
Bravo will launch the fourth season of Queer Eye on Tuesday, June 6. The premiere episode will feature a loving New York couple whose only opportunity to be married in a harmonious environment is to elope to Vegas, even if that means having an Elvis, Bond, or Rocky Horror-themed wedding with Carson Kressley as the officiant.

Feather boas, pink poodles and poker chips abound as the Fab Five ''make-better'' the sloppiest straight guys on the strip in the first three episodes of the season, which feature everything from a fire-eating magician whose dog is an Elvis Impersonator, to a cele...
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Nancy O'Dell, Other Celebs To Host 'Miss USA Pageant'

March 22nd, 2006 2:57pm EST
Nancy O
NBC just announced that "Access Hollywood's" Nancy O'Dell and "Dancing With The Star's" cycle two winner Drew Lachey will host the Miss USA 2006 Pageant telecast live from Baltimore, Maryland, on Friday, April 21.

This year marks the 55th anniversary of both the Miss USA and Miss Universe competitions, and for the first time ever Carson Kressley, author, style expert and star of Bravo's Queer Eye, will serve as commentator for the Miss USA 2006 pageant. In his role as pageant commentator, Kressley will enhance the broadcast with his commentary, on everything from the ladies gowns and t...
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'Project Runway' & 'Queer Eye' Ringtones And Wallpaper Now Available

January 31st, 2006 9:28am EST
Queer Eye for the Straight Guy
Bravo has entered into the mobile phone market with the launch of Bravo To Go, which will include two online mobile storefronts for the original series Project Runway and Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. Mobile phone users will be able to purchase wallpaper as well as ringtones featuring the shows' theme songs.

A selection of "Project Runway" and "Queer Eye" mobile phone ringtones can be purchased at BravoTV.com for $1.99 per Bravo To Go download. Take Heidi Klum on the go and choose between the "Project Runway" theme song and the supermodel's famous words, "Are You In Or Out," or make ...
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Survey Says: Fans Would Love To Attend a Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie Wedding

December 1st, 2005 2:58pm EST
Angelina Jolie
According to a new poll from Bravo and Star magazine, Brad and Angelina's wedding would be the party most people would like to attend, and they would be thrilled to see Cameron Diaz jumping out of their birthday cake. The "Party/Party" Poll of 1,000 people had some other interesting results ...

No surprise: The "Brangelina" wedding is the hottest ticket in town, with nearly half of the respondents choosing their wedding as the one they would most like to be a guest at. Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes came in with only 25%, just ahead of Ellen Degeneres and Portia de Rossi (18%). Christina...
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Late Night With Conan O'Brien Guests & Musical Acts For December

November 29th, 2005 3:33pm EST
Conan O
NBC has released the list of guests and musical performers on Late Night With Conan O'Brien for the month of Decemeber. Some notable guests include Heidi Klum, Jim Carrey, Lara Flynn Boyle, Adrien Brody, Coldplay and The White Stripes. The full list is below...

These listings are subject to change. More performers/guests are still TBA. Check local listings for exact showtimes.

Thursday, Dec. 1:

Alan Alda, Billy Joel

Friday, Dec. 2:

Gisele Bundchen, Dane Cook, The White Stripes

Monday, Dec. 5:

Tim Robbins, Isla Fisher, Common

Tuesday, Dec. 6:

Adrien Brody, ...
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