Posts tagged "alex mccord"

“Couples Therapy” Is Where D-List Celeb Couples Go To Die, I Mean, Cry

What do you do if you're a D-list celebrity couple whose union is on the brink of collapse under the glare of the spotlight? Why, you agree to hash out your disagreements in the presence of other D-list celebrity couples also on the brink of collapse on VH1's new show "Couples Therapy," of course! Among…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 4, 2012

The New Season Of “Couples Therapy” Looks Trashy And Wonderful

I'll admit, I didn't watch VH1's first season of "Couples Therapy" but I will be watching this season, which premieres October 3rd, as Dr. Jenn Berman and a team of shrinks try to help celebrity couples with their marital issues. The D-list cast includes Courtney Stodden and Doug Hutchinson (and possibly their new pup Dourtney?),…

By: Ami Angelowicz / September 19, 2012

Alex McCord Describes How Simon Van Kempen Came In His Pants When Their Son Was Born

"Once he was finally out of my body, I experienced a tsunami of endorphins that was almost orgasmic, and I understand completely the stories other women have written about ecstatic birth. Simon was sitting behind me at the point of birth, and later when we untangled ourselves he discovered he'd actually ejaculated though hadn't felt…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 24, 2012

Morning Quickies: Which “Real Housewives Of NYC” Are Getting Fired?

Four of the "Real Housewives of New York City" will soon be rockin' the unemployment line, Us Weekly claims. Kelly Bensimon, Alex McCord, Jill Zarin and Cindy Barshop will all supposedly be booted from the show. [Us Weekly] There's an internet petition to keep Whitney Cummings' show "Whitney" from airing. "Please, let’s get rid of…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 16, 2011

Please, No: “Real Housewives” Husband, Simon Van Kempen, Sings “I Am Real”

Is this really happening again? Is another "Real Housewives" star trying to turn their 15 minutes of reality TV fame into a music career? Actually, no. A "Real Housewives"' star's husband is following in the footsteps of Countess LuAnn, Kim Zolciak, and Danielle Staub. Alex McCord's hubby, Simon Van Kempen -- both from "The Real

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 22, 2011

“The Real Housewives Of New York City” Reunion: Watch Alex Take On Jill

Alex McCord was by far my favorite NYC housewife this year because she finally stopped holding in her anger and let people know exactly what she thought of them. The main target on the receiving end of Alex's wrath was a very deserving Jill Zarin. We had a little hint of Alex calling Jill out…

By: Annika Harris / June 10, 2010

Alex McCord Admits To Drinking While Pregnant And Other Interesting Parenting Advice

Alex McCord and Simon Van Kempen have been getting flack for their parenting style since season one of "The Real Housewives of New York City." First there was the time their sons, Francois and Johan, misbehaved at a fancy dinner. They climbed on and under the table and even ate from a guest's plate. Then,…

By: Annika Harris / April 5, 2010

Why Did The Real Housewives Of NYC Cancel Their Event?

A couple weeks ago, I got invited to an "amazing cocktail party shopping event": "How To Dress to Land A Millionaire." Ridiculous, right? But when I saw who was on the guest panel — Alex McCord and Ramona Singer from "The Real Housewives of New York City," I knew I had to go. I eve…

By: Wendy Atterberry / August 13, 2009

The Really Rich Housewives Of New York City Want More Money

There's drama, drama, drama over the next season of "The Real Housewives of New York City." While Kelly Bensimon, the newbie housewife-that-everyone-loves-to-hate, is officially on board, the original cast members––Bethany Frankel, Alex McCord, Ramona Singer, and Jill Zarin (there was no mention of LuAnn de Lesseps)––are rumored to be stalling on signing their contracts for…

By: Justine Fields / July 7, 2009

Quickies!: The Recession Hits “The Real Housewives Of New York City”

Alex McCord of "The Real Housewives of New York City" was just laid off from her visual merchandising gig at Victoria's Secret. Now she and Simon will have to curtail their extravagant shopping sprees and off-season trips to St. Bart's. Oh no! And what about their $200,000 brownstone renovation?! If they're lucky, Bravo isn't filming…

By: Annika Harris / March 11, 2009