Topic: Roberto Martinez

Crush Links: Gwyneth Paltrow Sings For Royalty

Crush Links: Gwyneth Paltrow Sings For Royalty

• Surprise, surprise: Another Bachelorette romance is going sour. Sources say Ali Fedotowsky and Roberto Martinez are “either extremely happy or they can’t stand each other.” (Hollywood Hiccups)

• It’s OK if you feel like Tina Fey‘s Liz Lemon understands you better than your friends—that’s called a parasocial relationship to a TV character, and you’re not alone. (YouBeauty)

Gwyneth Paltrow gets invited to charity events as a guest and as a performer; she sang for Prince Philip. What? (Lainey Gossip)

• Watch out, Beliebers: Justin Bieber says he’s in love with Selena Gomez because they both grew up in single-mom households and she gets him. (Celeb Dirty Laundry)

• Casting choices that never happened: Jennifer Aniston might’ve been an SNL cast member, and Kellan Lutz turned down the chance to play Edward Cullen. (The Frisky)

5 Facts from the Ali and Roberto ‘Bachelorette’ Followup Episode

5 Facts from the Ali and Roberto 'Bachelorette' Followup Episode

One thing about The Bachelor and The Bachelorette is that they’re ostensibly about finding love but are more about finding hookups. As a result, the show loves to trot out the few remaining successful couples. This week, we revisited last season’s Bachelorette, Ali Fedotowsky, and her fiance Roberto Martinez. They’re here to remind us that the show works for some people and do some damage control for Ashley. More »

Former ‘Bachelorette’ Ali Fedotowsky Thinks JP Is Going to Win Ashley Hebert’s Heart

Former 'Bachelorette' Ali Fedotowsky Thinks JP Is Going to Win Ashley Hebert's Heart

The most recent Bachelorette, Ali Fedotowsky, is staying true to the show that made her a star. She has been watching Ashley Hebert‘s season of The Bachelorette and, although it’s early, she already has her eye on a winner: JP. Ali tweeted, “Calling it now – JP wins. It was SO clear in their rose ceremony interaction.” She added the hashtag “Reminded me of my time with Roberto,” a reference to her fiance (and final rose recipient) Roberto Martinez. More »

Stop Being Surprised When ‘Bachelor’ Couples Don’t Work Out

Stop Being Surprised When 'Bachelor' Couples Don't Work Out

On last night’s finale of The Bachelor, Brad Womack chose Emily Maynard over Chantal O’Brien. In the After the Final Rose special that traditionally airs, well, after the final rose, the engaged couple comes out and blathers about their love for the ages. Normally, couples from the show break up a few months after the finale, probably because they have contracts saying their relationship needs to last a specified amount of time. However, Brad and Emily admitted-without-admitting that their relationship is basically over. More »

Fake Chris Harrison Twitter Entertains Us, Dupes Jake Pavelka

Fake Chris Harrison Twitter Entertains Us, Dupes Jake Pavelka

Chris Harrison, who still believes that The Bachelor can produce long-lasting love, is – in dead seriousness – the best thing about the ABC franchise. Chris is not only a puppet of producers – forced to play dumb on things like, “Frank Neuschaefer has a secret girlfriend – whaaaa?” – but he is also a calming force of sanity within a manse full of sociopaths. He seems to sincerely care about each and every contestant, even as he secretly collabs with the show to stir the pot. See: Bachelor Pad! With that said, here’s a gift from the Twitter gods: Chris Harrison has a tweeter-impersonator who managed to trick ex-Bachelor Jake Pavelka into thinking the Fake Chris Harrison feed was REAL. More »

‘Bachelorette’ Host Chris Harrison Thought Ali Would Walk Off The Show

'Bachelorette' Host Chris Harrison Thought Ali Would Walk Off The Show

Tonight is the whopping three-hour finale of The Bachelorette, and it comes down to two men: Roberto Martinez and Chris Lambton. Who will Ali pick?

Host Chris Harrison is keeping mum. But at ABC’s Television Critics Association party in Los Angeles last night, Chris admitted to Crushable that he really thought Ali was going to walk off the show in the middle of taping – especially with what went down with Frank Neuschaefer. More »