‘Skating with the Stars’ Crowns Rebecca Budig the Champion

It was down to “the natural” — soap star Rebecca Budig — and “the underdog” — reality star Bethenny Frankel — on Tuesday night’s season (and series?) finale of “Skating with the Stars.” In the end (and from the beginning), it was Rebecca Budig who iced the competition and was named the winner of ABC’s […]

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Rebecca Budig Says ‘All My Children’ Is Making Life ‘Very Difficult’

Maybe that second job wasn’t such a good idea after all. Rebecca Budig, whose day job is playing Greenlee Smyth on ‘All My Children,’ didn’t think moonlighting on ‘Skating with the Stars‘ would be this hard, but it is. “I’m working 12-hour days [on ‘All My Children’], then going to skate for three hours,” she […]

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‘Skating’: Blood, Stitches, & A Motley Man Out

‘Skating with the Stars,’ the show that is being hailed as the “most dangerous show on TV,” is finally living up to that description. Not one, not two, but three contestants were rushed to the emergency room this week for injuries or ailments sustained during rehearsals, leaving one star out of last night’s competition entirely, […]

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‘Skating’s Bethenny Frankel: ‘Why The Heck Did I Do This?’

Between flying back and forth from New York to Los Angeles to film two shows (‘Bethenny Ever After’ in the Big Apple and ‘Skating with the Stars‘ in Tinseltown), running her various businesses, and balancing motherhood, Bethenny Frankel is beginning to doubt her sanity. Needless to say, it’s a lot to take on. “It really […]

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‘Skating’ Star Iced: Sean Young’s ‘Terror’ & ‘Relief’

It’s never easy being the first contestant voted off a competition reality show, but someone has to go. And, unfortunately for actress Sean Young, she and her partner Denis Petukhov were the first pair eliminated on ABC’s ‘Skating with the Stars.’ Following a Week 2 performance that kicked off strong with a Swing dance-on-ice routine […]

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‘Skating With the Stars’ Premiere Recap: Who’s On Thin Ice?

Last night’s live premiere of ‘Skating With the Stars‘ held all the promise of great prime time television:  skimpy outfits, dangerously razor sharp blades, unpredictable D-List celebrities who could come unglued at any moment… But alas, there were no drunken spectacles or near-death experiences – just two hours of less than memorable routines that must […]

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‘Skating with the Stars’ Cast: Scared, Praying & Nervous as Hell

‘Skating with the Stars‘ could quite possibly become the most dangerous show on television. Razor-like blades, unforgiving ice, aerials gone awry and inexperienced skaters are just a recipe for disaster. But isn’t that why we’ll be tuning-in? We’re not the only ones worried for this crazy cast either. They’re very worried themselves. “I’m scared. I’m […]

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