Jill Zarin

VIDEO: Jill Zarin feels being fired from Real Housewives was “like a death”

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Next Monday’s Watch What Happens Live on Bravo has a very special pre-taped interview with former Real Housewife of New York Jill Zarin. She has a lot of questions for Bravo and Andy Cohen, and she discussed with him the litany of emotions she felt about her unceremonious dismissal. In the preview clip Jill expresses a belief that Bravo and Andy had favoritism towards Bethenny.

Why do you think Jill was fired?

VIDEO Jill Zarin says shapewear helps “normalize” the bodies of teenage girls


Jill Zarin has put her foot in her mouth — is anyone surprised? As fans of Real Housewives of New York know, this former reality star has her own shapewear line Skweez Couture. Some might think that the brand is aimed at 40-something women who are beginning to lose their shape, but according to Jill, the brand isn’t aimed at any age in particular and every woman, including teens, can benefit from her product. See a video of Jill and her daughter explaining how shapewear is a must for teen girls and helps “normalize” their bodies.

REPORT Teresa Giudice’s makeup artist Priscilla DiStasio to join RHONJ Season 5


Teresa Giudice is in need of a friend — at least she is on Real Housewives of New Jersey. Jacqueline Laurita, her former BFF, and Caroline Manzo cut all ties with her after her tabloid drama became too much for them to deal with. Teresa recently revealed that she is no longer in contact with any of the other wives — including her sister-in-law Melissa Gorga and cousin Kathy Wakile. Now, it’s being reported that producers will bring in someone else next season who will play for Team Giudice.

Jill Zarin to host reality show segement on ABC’s “Good Afternoon America”


Jill Zarin got the boot from Real Housewives of New York after four seasons on the hit show. However, she hasn’t let that bump in the road slow her down. Since leaving the show, Jill has appeared on several talk shows including Better TV, Daytime TV, and the WPIX morning show, just to name a few. Now, Jill has caught the eye of a producer and has gotten her own gig! Keep reading for the announcement and prepare yourself for getting used to another weekly dose of Zarin!

Jill Zarin announces she and Lady Gaga will be judges on Iron Chef America Christmas night

Jill Zarin announces she will be appearing with Lady Gaga on Iron Chef America

Everybody sing along…

“Foie gras, foie gras
Foie gras-razzi!”

I just got the latest issue of the Jill Zarin newsletter in my inbox and it appears that the former star of The Real Housewives of New York City is keeping good company these days! She announces that she will be judging the Christmas night episode of Iron Chef America alongside none other than the other Mother Monster herself, Lady Gaga!

Wait, I just got another Jill Zarin newsletter email… What? Awwwww man!

Girl Scouts study links reality shows to “mean girls” traits in young women

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Teen Mom and other reality shows are coming under fire after a study was released by the Girl Scouts of America that seems to indicate young girls who watch a lot of reality TV are picking up bad traits. Keep reading for some of the results of the study as well as my take on the numbers and how they are being misused by the media to blame reality programming, especially Teen Mom and 16 and Pregnant.

PHOTO Jill Zarin and Kelly Bensimon have lunch, celebrate RHONYC firing?


Fellow Real Housewives of New York City cast offs Jill Zarin and Kelly Bensimon met earlier today for a peaceful, Bravo-camera-free lunch together at Le Bilboquet in New York City. Both ladies took to Twitter to talk about their grub grabbing including an interesting tweet by Jill in which she reveals that she walked by Sonja Morgan’s house where Bravo was filming the new season of RHONYC and that she is “So happy it is behind me.”