‘Makeover’ Contractor Charged with Conn. Arson

NORWICH, Conn. — A Connecticut contractor who helped build a house on the ABC reality TV show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” has been accused of burning down his wood pellet business and charged with arson and other crimes. Bruce “Bruno” Hayn was arrested by Norwich (NOHR’-wich) police Monday. The 54-year-old from nearby Colchester also is […]

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Preview: Kardashians Krash ‘Extreme Makeover’ to Help Family of Bullying Victim

This Friday at 8/7c, the tabloid-plagued sisters Kardashian will make an appearance on “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” to help the Walkers, a family whose son took his own life as a result of bullying. In a touching preview of the episode below, Khloe, Kim and Kourtney help daughter Dominique shop for some fancy new duds […]

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‘Extreme Makeover’ Salutes Veterans With Star-Studded Fundraising Special

LOS ANGELES — “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” will salute military families in a Veterans Day fundraising special featuring stars including Jewel, Whoopi Goldberg and Robin Williams. The hourlong ABC special, airing 8/7c on Nov. 11, will focus on issues faced by veterans and highlight the skills they can bring to the workforce and their communities, […]

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Former ‘Bachelorette’ Jillian Harris Afraid to Commit

Jillian Harris is relocating from Sundays to Fridays when “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” moves to its new night and time. The former “Bachelorette” says keeping busy designing spaces for others helped her get through her difficult breakup with Ed Swiderski and, now, she loves being a part of a show which makes people smile. And […]

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TLC’s ‘Little’ Stars Have Big Impact on ‘Extreme Makeover’

The mission on last night’s “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” was to create a little people-friendly home for the Korpai family. The Korpai’s five-year old daughter Hailey has dwarfism, and without the use of stepping stools,  their multi-story house was virtually inaccessible to her. The project itself posed an interesting challenge for Ty Pennington & co.,  […]

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Michelle Obama Joins Ty Pennington & Crew on ‘Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’

For the new season premiere of “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” Ty Pennington and his design team enjoyed help from a new, albeit temporary member of their crew – First Lady Michelle Obama. The nation’s number one fan of Pennington’s feel-good show wished the design team well in front of the White House as they set […]

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