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GIRLS CRUISE Who is Char DeFrancesco, the only man on the cruise?

VH1’s new show Girls Cruise is a who’s-who of 90s hip-hop and current reality TV stars. The cast is headlined by Lil’ Kim, Mya, and Chilli, and features several other well-known faces. But who is Char DeFrancesco, the only man on the cruise? Char is best-known for his marriage to Marc Jacobs and exploits in candlemaking, but the 38-year-old might be about to get his biggest breakthrough yet.

It turns out that your Love & Hip Hop cast salary depends more on star power than loyalty

We already knew that the Love & Hip Hop cast salary was heavily dependent upon star power and longevity — but LHHH star Teairra Mari recently spilled some of the show’s tea when it comes to cutting checks. Teairra gave a deposition in her ongoing revenge p0rn lawsuit against 50 Cent, and was forced to explain her own finances when it was revealed she’d been ducking some court-ordered payments. But Teairra is hardly the only cast member talking cash: over the years, plenty of the franchise’s other stars have revealed some intriguing figures.

What’s the most you can win on Jeopardy in a single episode?

James Holzhauer has been rewriting the Jeopardy! record books like a mad fiend of late. He’s nearly doubled the single-day earnings record, and holds several other impressive top spots as well. But what’s the most you can win on Jeopardy in one episode? And how close has Holzhauer come? As it turns out, he’s still got more in common with The Weakest Link contestants (though it’s not really Holzhauer’s fault).

LHHATL Shekinah Anderson has turned hairstyling and reality TV into a social media empire

Shekinah Anderson is the newest member of the Love & Hip Hop Atlanta cast, and she’s already familiar to reality TV fans from her time on TI & Tiny. But the Atlanta-born stylist isn’t afraid to say what’s on her mind because her fashion empire has her net worth blowing up to the point where she doesn’t need to be on TV at all.

Naked and Afraid weight loss: Which cast member has lost the most?

So far in our Naked and Afraid coverage, we've found out how much money the cast members get paid for being on the show, the participants with the highest PSRs, the number of people who've died on the show, and plenty of other behind-the-scenes secrets from the show's producers. Next up: Which one of the cast members has lost the most weight?