Jessica Simpson, left, and Nicole Richie of "Fashion Star" (Photo: NBC)

NBC Cancels Reality Competition Series ‘Fashion Star’

NBC’s “Fashion Star” has fizzled out. The network has cancelled the fashion design reality competition series after two seasons, NBC Chairman Robert Greenblatt confirmed Saturday to reporters at the TCA Television Critics Association Press Tour in Beverly Hills. Jessica Simpson, Nicole Richie and John Varvatos starred as the celebrity mentors to a collection of aspiring […]

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New 'Fashion Star' Host Louise Roe  (Photo: Rabbani and Solimene Photography/Getty Images)

‘Fashion Star’ Names Elle MacPherson’s Replacement

British fashion star and Glamour magazine editor-at-large Louise Roe is coming to NBC’s “Fashion Star.” Roe will host the NBC fashion design competition for its upcoming second season, replacing Elle MacPherson, who stepped down as host at the end of Season 1. “As executive producer of ‘Fashion Star’ I’m really excited by our choice of […]

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‘Plain Jane’ Host Teases Nutty Finale, Names Emmys’ Best-Dressed Star

This Wednesday at 9/8c, The CW’s ‘Plain Jane’ “transformation”/dating series wraps up its summertime run, and host Louise Roe promises an installment that is “more action-packed than ever!” Fancast invited the Brit beauty to preview the season finale, share her take on Sunday’s Emmy fashions (including her pick for best-dressed), and reveal the gender-bending twists […]

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