TV Roundup: ‘Real Housewife’ Betheny’s B-Movie Past
• Betheny Frankel — also known as the sane one on The Real Housewives of New York — admits she played a topless serial killer in the 1994 film Hollywood Hills 90028. Excuse us, we have to update our Netflix queue.
• Mel Gibson‘s Carrier, an inside look at the daily lives aboard the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier U.S.S. Nimitz, debuts next week on PBS. The crew enjoyed having Gibson around, but wondered why he wore a kilt and blue face paint during battle simulations.
• Clay Aiken will debut his new album, On My Way Here, next Monday live on the shopping channel QVC. He will also debut his new line of costume jewelry and Civil War replicas.
• Former Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss is joining the reality TV world, signing up to be on Dr. Drew’s VH1 show Celebrity Rehab. Look for her next on Pimp My Ride. Jay Sullivan/Bravo