Work, family and romance makes top TV work

Originally published at http://atthefestival.wordpress.com/2013/05/27/work-family-and-romance-make-top-tv-work/  “Nina Proudman: what a mad bitch!” TV critic Ruth Ritchie opened her Writing Great TV commentary with her usual no holds barred approach. She was referring, of course, to the highly popular television character portrayed by Logie award winner Asher Keddie in Channel 10’s Offspring. Joining Ritchie on the panel were Offspring…

Be very careful about asking for nude pics if you are a celebrity

Originally published at http://www.ivillage.com.au/x-factor-contestant-josh-brookes-kicked-x-factor/153375 BY ALICIA VRAJLAL X Factor contestant Josh Brookes has been disqualified from the Channel 7 reality show after an online scandal. It is believed that during a Twitcam chat with eliminated contestant Adil Memon, twenty year old Perth hopeful Brookes asked fans to “send us banana pics” which refers to nude images. Channel…

Millionaire George booted off Big Brother

Originally published at http://www.ivillage.com.au/millionaire-george-booted-big-brother/153458 BY ALICIA VRAJLAL The revamped Australian series of Big Brother is now well underway, and last night’s eviction saw George booted off the show. It was a close call for the 25 year old Perth electrician, receiving 30% of the votes to be saved, whilst youngest housemate Bradley received 31% and Victorian law…