Latest Rob Mariano Stories

2009-08-03 10:01:05

The husband of reality television personality Amber Mariano has confirmed she gave birth to a daughter in Pensacola, Fla. The former Amber Brkich and Rob Mariano each competed on two seasons of both Survivor and The Amazing Race, then co-starred in their own reality series, Rob and Amber: Against the Odds. They married in 2005. Rob Mariano told People.com his wife gave birth to their daughter Lucia Rose July 4 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola. Both mom and baby are healthy and doing...

2006-08-24 16:23:17

By Claudia Parsons NEW YORK (Reuters) - The "Survivor" television show's latest ploy -- dividing U.S. contestants along ethnic lines -- drew charges of racism on Thursday, but scored a major publicity success weeks before the season's first episode was to air. Now in its 13th season on CBS, the program featuring contestants stranded in obscure parts of the world chose to tackle the race issue, producers said, after it had been criticized for having too many white contestants. The...

2005-08-15 01:54:29

By Thomas K. Arnold LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - After years of snubbing reality TV, DVD suppliers are taking a second look at the category with a flurry of bonus-packed releases. "We used to always use the phrase, 'The genie's already out of the bottle,"' CBS Consumer Products vp and general manager Ken Ross said of the general feeling that reality TV would be a hard sell on DVD because the outcome is already known. That's why CBS scrapped its series of "Survivor" compilation...

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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