Reality TV

Ian Terry (center) poses next to houseguests Danielle Murphree (left) and Dan Gheesling (right) after the "Big Brother" finale. (credit: Sonja Flemming/CBS)

“Big Brother” Crowns New Champion

There’s a new “Big Brother” champion in the house. The season 14 winner was announced Tuesday night, just hours after CBS confirmed that the series would be returning next summer.


Lisa Whelchel, a former TV teen star currently living in Dallas, competes in "Survivor: Philippines." (credit: Monty Brinton/CBS)

Sitcom Star Previews Her “Survivor” Experience

Some television watchers might remember Lisa Welchel from “The Facts of Life,” but now the North Texas resident is heading out for a new adventure on “Survivor.”


CBS announced the 11 teams that will travel the world on a global adventure for the new season of "The Amazing Race," premiering Sunday, September 30. (credit: Cliff Lipson/CBS)

Newest “Amazing Race” Teams Announced

The 11 teams competing on the 21st season of “The Amazing Race” have been announced — and the stakes have been raised for winning the race around the world.


Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Valentino Haute-Couture show as part of Paris Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2012/13 at Hotel Salomon de Rothschild on July 4, 2012 in Paris, France. (credit: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Kim Kardashian Compares Reality TV To Rap

Kim Kardashian took on her haters in a new interview, saying that reality TV is still new and not fully understood, comparing its progression to the acceptance of rap music.


Rachel Harley, April Francis and Libby Lopez look for love in the new reality series "3" on CBS. (credit: Sonja Flemming/CBS)

Gals Look For Love On New Dating Show “3”

Three women at different stages in their lives start looking for love in the new CBS dating show “3.” The stars spoke to CBS 11 News about what makes this series different.


A microphone lies onstage at the North Texas Fairgrounds before the Jesus and Mary Chain during a postponed performance as part of the 35 Denton music festival on March 14, 2012. (Credit: Yohan Ko/ Contributor)

Singing Soldier Cut From “America’s Got Talent”

The singing former soldier whose battle injury claims were questioned sang his last song on “America’s Got Talent.” Timothy Michael Poe was cut from the talent competition on Tuesday.


(credit: Love Striken Demise)

Short Rise To The Top For Band ‘LSD’

A hot new band is making it big in North Texas. Four friends — including one famous face from reality television — make up the band Love Striken Demise, or LSD for short.



DFW Hoarders Buried Under Piles Of Problems

Hoarding is more than just fodder for reality TV. It can be downright dangerous, because the obsession poses safety and health risks for hoarders and their neighbors.


Hilari Younger is among the contestants on "HGTV Design Star." (credit: HGTV)

North Texan Competes To Be Next “Design Star”

A woman from North Texas is aiming to make her mark on the world of design, and has been given a quick dose of reality. Hilari Younger is among those competing on “HGTV Design Star.”


Kim Spradlin is crowned Sole Survivor during the live reunion show in New York for "Survivor: One World" on May 13, 2012. (credit: Heather Wines/CBS)

Kim Spradlin Crowned “Survivor” Champ

Kim Spradlin, the crafty 29-year-old bridal shop owner from San Antonio, outlasted the competition to claim the $1 million prize on the “Survivor: One World” finale Sunday night.


Lamar Odom of the Dallas Mavericks on the bench in a game against the Golden State Warriors on March 10, 2012 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Odom Reportedly Ends TV Show To Help Focus

According to TMZ, Lamar Odom is pulling the plug on his reality show “Khloe & Lamar” so that he can focus on his struggling basketball career.


Big Brother

Big Brother Hopefuls Line Up For Dallas Auditions

Big Brother, the popular CBS television program, is holding auditions for its 14th season in 14 U.S. cities and Dallas is one of them. Hundreds of fans showed up for a casting call at The Fan Sports Lounge over the weekend, hoping to catch Big Brother’s ever-watchful eye.