• Interviews with Former Contestants,  Married at First Sight,  Reality TV Star Interviews

    Sam Role’s Personal Transformation on Married at First Sight Season 3

    Sam Role did not remain married to Neil Bowlus on Season 3 of Married at First Sight, but the personal transformation she made, right in front of our eyes, was nothing short of amazing. To what does she attribute these life changes? I had the chance to dig deep and find out. First, let’s start with the social experiment. Sam shared that for her, every part of it was authentic. “This is an accelerated process. I feel like we needed some direction on how to move forward in the marriage, and quickly. Neither one of us had been married before and we didn’t know each other,” she said. That direction was provided by the…

  • Interviews with Former Contestants,  Seven Year Switch

    Rachel Farris Shares Exclusive Insight Into FYI’s Seven Year Switch

    FYI Network is my go-to channel for entertainment. When partnered with production company Kinetic Content, the result is an innovative and groundbreaking reality TV.FYI’s Married At First Sight was an overnight success based on its authenticity, relatability and expert relationship advice.In their new series, Seven Year Switch, four couples participated in a radical social experiment – switch therapy – where they lived with an experimental spouse in an attempt to save their troubled marriage. Although a skeptic at first about Seven Year Switch, I was quickly convinced it was must-see TV. The intensity and momentum continued to build each week and left me wanting more.  Rachel Farris, 38 and CW McGee 37, of Nashville,…

  • Interviews with Former Contestants,  Reality TV Star Interviews,  The Bachelorette

    Diogo Custodio – The Man Behind the Armor

    When I saw the man get out of the limo in a suit of armor for The Bachelorette Season 9, I was intrigued. I know the producers encourage the contestants to find a “gimmick” that will make them stand out. But as I watched Diogo’s quiet and humble demeanor, it didn’t seem to match the elaborate steel sportcoat he was wearing.   I knew I wanted to know more about the man hiding behind the body shield. In doing this interview I only asked one thing…will the real Diogo Custodio please stand up? And he did…   Tell us about yourself… I’m just so passionate about living. After having been through…

  • Interviews with Former Contestants,  The Bachelorette

    Natalie Getz Talks Fashion, Friends and The Bachelorette

    Natalie Getz started out her TV career when she first appeared on Season 13 of The Bachelor with Jason Mesnick. She then teamed up with David Good to win the first season of Bachelor Pad. That win propelled her to celebrity status. Despite the fact that Natalie was a tomboy and into sports, she told her mother in the 2nd grade she wanted to be in fashion and work with clothes when she got older. She stayed true to her word. Natalie went to school for Arts and Entertainment Media Management, with a focus on fashion show production, styling and journalism. She has her fingers in many pots and has…

  • Interviews with Former Contestants

    David Good Talks Family, Fitness and The Bachelorette

    As I prepared for my interview with David Good, I wasn’t sure what to expect. Although he was edited to be a controversial character on Season 5 of The Bachelorette, redemption came as he and Natalie Getz teamed up to win the first season of Bachelor Pad. It wasn’t long into the interview that I was once again reminded, all is not as it seems on reality TV. I consider myself a tough sell, but within a few minutes, I knew I was going to end up loving this guy. He speaks his truth with integrity. Dave Talks Family and Fitness Family is important to Dave, so when in the…

  • Interviews with Former Contestants

    Jesse Csinksak Talks About Love, Life and The Bachelorette

    I had the opportunity to chat with Jesse Csincsak, Season 4 winner of The Bachelorette The following interview is the first in my series, Former Bachelor and Bachelorette Contestants, Where Are They Now?   On Love The two most profound moments in Jesse’s life have been his marriage to wife Ann Leuders and the birth of his son Noah. Ann was a contestant on The Bachelor Season 13 with Jason Mesnick, but ended up finding love with Jesse. Jesse has learned more in the last two years of his life than the previous 20. He says, “Becoming a parent is a college degree in itself. There’s no book that can even begin…