The Anna Nicole Show, Season 2, Episode 11: Hustling the Hustler(s), by Jill Sherman: Anna Nicole gets to photograph models for Hustler magazine, humiliating and frustrating professionals as she throws a series of tantrums. If you ever wanted to have sympathy for people in porn, this is the episode to watch, and Jill Sherman has the details.
The Anna Nicole Show, Season 2, Episode 9: Paint and Pain, by Dale Sherman: Anna Nicole is talked into have a gallery show of her paintings. Bobby Trendy shows up to crash the party. Jill Sherman is still relaxing in San Diego. Dale Sherman is drinking heavily and having to recap this show. Read on for more details.
The Anna Nicole Show, Season 2, Episode 7: I’m Ready for My Close-up!, by Jill Sherman: Stretching her acting abilities, Anna Nicole Smith gets to star in a film as herself! Meanwhile, Howard gets to play dress-up, although he's less than thrilled with the idea. The wheels continue to grind into the ground as ANS begins the second half of Season Two and Jill Sherman has the details.
The Anna Nicole Show, Season 2, Episode 4: Working for a Living, by Jill Sherman: Anna Nicole Smith, bored from the stress of lying around and bitching at her paid servants, decides to live a “real life” by trading places with Valerie, a working mom who waits tables for a living. Oh, and ANS hurts her knee. It’s another poorly acted, obviously scripted episode, and Jill Sherman has all the details.
The Anna Nicole Show, Season 2, Episode 3: Master Thespian!, by Jill Sherman: The third episode of The Anna Nicole Show comes our way and Anna Nicole gets to try her hand at acting. She also gets to slap a bunch of people, including special guest Danny Bonaduce. Cedric the Entertainer makes an appearance as well on this surprisingly less-scripted episode.
The Anna Nicole Show, Season 2, Episode 2: Roughin’ it With Anna, by Jill Sherman: The theme of the second episode for the second season is “Roughin’ it with Anna,” where we see Anna Nicole whining and Howard having nicotine withdrawal fits in the splendor of the great outdoors. Please read on for more details of the camping trip and see how our pampered ANS and her entourage fare while divulging in their own Survivor-like outing.
Reality TV Hall of Shame – An Entire Season of Shame: The Anna Nicole Show, by Dale Sherman: We've already inducted Bobby Trendy and Anna Nicole Smith as individuals, but The Anna Nicole Show has a whole cast of shameful character in shameful situations. And if we didn't already think so, there are plenty of viewers and readers out there who have written in to share their thoughts, which we bring to you here as well.
Why Anna Nicole Smith Inspires Passion, by O’Sean Aieghlans: The best of reality television shows gives the viewer a chance to look at another person's life and activities. One such show, The Anna Nicole Show, has given critics plenty of chances to throw verbal tomatoes and criticize the star, Anna Nicole Smith. But why have so many become passionate detractors of Anna Nicole? Let’s take a look.
How “The Anna Nicole Show” Came to Be: A Possible Scenario, by Dale Sherman: There are two questions that people have been asking Dale during this season of The Anna Nicole Show: Why did they put this dreck on the air, and why would they want to renew it? Dale thinks he has the answer. Join us in a look at the likely scenario that took place at E!’s headquarters…
Reality TV Hall of Shame – The Anna Nicole Show’s Bobby Trendy: The Style of Ineptitude, by Dale Sherman: The first season of Anna Nicole Smith’s reality series has ended with low ratings, lawsuits, and bitterness. If there is one person on the show that combines all the horrible elements of the series in a repetitive, mind-numbing way, it is that of decorator and irritant Bobby Trendy. For this, Bobby gets to be the first inductee from the show into the Hall of Shame. Find out why here.
The Anna Nicole Show, Episode 13: Will He Be a Dreamboat or a Dud?, by Dale Sherman: Japanese food, riding the bull, and pickles rule the night as ANS goes on a date. The episode also comes dangerously close to becoming "The Claude Dauman Show," as The Anna Nicole Show winds down to the end of its first season. Dale Sherman has the details.
Some Bad News: The Anna Nicole Show Gets Renewed, by Dale Sherman: It was officially announced yesterday that The Anna Nicole Show will be renewed for another season. Yikes! Read on for details and a translation of what the Hollywood-speak announcement really meant.
The Anna Nicole Show, Episode 9: Tantrums Ahoy!, by Dale Sherman: Anna Nicole studies for a driving test, while Bobby tests everyone’s patience . . . including the audience’s. Another episode of ANS sweeps down the desert plain like a thorny tumbleweed and Dale Sherman is here to give us all the details.
The Anna Nicole Show, Episode 8: Black Hole of Misery, by Dale Sherman: ANS is pestered by her cousin Shelly from Texas. ANS takes Shelly to dinner, but first has to do a few interviews. A nation watches the clock as another episode of The Anna Nicole Show airs this week.
The Anna Nicole Show, Episode 7: How NOT to Promote Your Business, by Dale Sherman: Anna Nicole Smith (ANS) wants her furniture and Trendy refuses to deliver. ANS sics her friend, Frank, after Bobby. Bobby gets paranoid. Then he gets really paranoid. All this, plus a photo-op for ANS, and Sugar Pie meets a psycho . . . sorry, psychic.
The Anna Nicole Show, Episode 6: Domestic Blight, by Dale Sherman: Anna Nicole leaves Vegas! ANS tries out a personal chef! Howard believes Bob is screwing everything up! More exclamatory is the fact that Dale actually liked a couple of things in this episode! Plus, news on ANS, desperation on the part of E!, and Lane Bryant decides on ANS's fate! All this week in Dale Sherman's recap
The Anna Nicole Show, Episode 4: People Without Backbones, by Dale Sherman: Another depressingly dull episode of ANS features ANS going to the dentist, Bob the decorator bringing in some furniture, ANS forcing Kim onto rides at the amusement park and then . . . hold on to your hats . . . another trip to the dentist! All the heartpounding fury awaits in Dale Sherman's review of Episode Four.
The Anna Nicole Show, Episode 3: Royally Ticked-Off People, by Dale Sherman: What an exciting show! First, there is an eating contest that blows up into an argument between Anna Nicole and her lawyer. Then she and her assistant get tattoos to make her feel better. And her lawyer has to deal with the oh-so-flamboyant interior designer who brings her bedroom furniture.
The Anna Nicole Show, Derailment… Er, Episode 2, by Dale Sherman: With high ratings for the first episode, The Anna Nicole Show moves on to Episode Two. Anna Nicole Smith moves into her house, curses at her assistant, meets her decorator, tries on lingerie, and watches her dog rudely play with a teddy bear. All the excitement one can stand, and reviewer Dale Sherman dishes out every heart-stopping moment for the readers.
The Anna Nicole Show, Episode 1: Starting Out Fresh, by Dale Sherman: Dale Sherman, who previously reviewed The Osbournes for RealityNewsOnline, has taken on the task of reviewing another celebrity "day in the life" series with the premiere of The Anna Nicole Show on E! this past Sunday, August 4, 2002. With Anna wishing to start "fresh" in the series, we'll try hard to do the same as we recap E!'s two-hour documentary on ANS and then the first episode of her series.