UPDATE May 27, 2011- Jeff Conaway passed away today…(prior report) Actor Jeff Conaway is on the “razor’s edge,” fighting for his life against pneumonia and a blood infection, according to a source familiar with Conaway’s medical condition, who asked not to be identified. The next 72 hours is crucial for Conaway’s recovery, the source said Saturday afternoon.
When I mentioned that I covered a FOX Really Awards afterparty last week to a friend, they responded, “They give awards for reality television?” It made me pause as well…and laugh a little, but I looked over the categories, and it’s all in good fun. The FOX Reality Channel Really Awards, hosted by Vivica A. Fox and Lance Bass, taped on Tuesday, October 13, 2009 and had its first airing on Saturday, October 17, 2009.
LOS ANGELES – Reality TV junkies are facing a cold truth: The Fox Reality Channel is wrapping up its four-year mix of new and repeat programming next spring. The channel will end operations on March 31, Fox Networks Group said, although its library of programs may continue airing for an unspecified period.
Fox Reality Channel presents the 2009 Fox Reality Channel Really Awards Saturday, October 17 at 10p/9c from the famed Music Box @ Fonda in Hollywood. The “Reallys” is the only awards show to celebrate the best in reality television. Actress Vivica A. Fox, best known for her roles in films such as Kill Bill: Vol. 1, Soul Food, Independence Day and Set It Off, and a veteran reality television star in her own right, appearing as a contestant on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars (Season 3) and host of VH1’s Glam God with Vivica A. Fox and TV Land’s The Cougar, will host the fourth annual Fox Reality Channel Really Awards show.
Ok, I really had two wet dreams tonight, interviewing Emilee Fitzpatrick from Real World Cancun AND interviewing Mark Long of who is an MTV iconic/legend/ hall of fame/whatever you want to title him whose claim to reality fame stemmed from being on the first season of Road Rules and then those yummy RW/RR Challenges. As a self proclaimed MTV-head it was my duty to catch up with Mark Long and get the latest scoop as he walked the red carpet at the FOX Reality Channel Really Awards After Party at Area Nightclub in West Hollywood on October 13, 2009.