Paul Teutul Sr. Returning to TV in ‘Orange County Choppers’

Well that didn’t take long. Just months after Discover Channel dropped “American Chopper,” series star Paul Teutul Sr. is returning to television for a new series on CMT, according to The Wrap. Teutul will appear on a new one-hour unscripted show called “Orange County Choppers” for the network. Production starts this summer with eight episodes […]

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‘American Chopper’ Star Sued by Upstate NY Town

NEWBURGH, N.Y. – Reality TV star Paul Teutul Sr. and his business Orange County Choppers are being sued over a tax dispute with the upstate New York town where they’re headquartered. The Town of Newburgh is seeking about $18,000 of an unpaid “payment in lieu of taxes” on Orange County Choppers’ $12.5 million headquarters. The […]

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Discovery Launches Family Feud, ‘Chopper’ Style

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – From the Gosselins to the Hogans to the Armstrongs, cable reality shows have amassed huge audiences as their subjects’ family lives have simultaneously unraveled. But Discovery Channel might be taking it to a whole new level with “American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior,” by creating a series specifically around […]

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‘American Chopper’ Family Feud Fuels a Rise in the Ratings

Discovery Channel’s retooling of “American Chopper” has increased the show’s mileage. In its new guise –- now titled “American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior” –- the show last week scored its highest ratings since 2004. Last Monday night’s episode attracted 3.16 million viewers, Discovery said –- which bodes well for the show’s season finale airing this […]

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