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Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi participates in a Wrestlemania XXVII

Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi participates in a Wrestlemania XXVII news conference at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York. (March 30, 2011) (Credit: AP)

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REALITY BABIES.Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi gave birth to her and fiance Jionni LaValle's son Lorenzo on Aug. 26, and the cameras were there to capture it for tomorrow's episode of "Snooki & JWoww," at 10 p.m. on MTV. And Sam Poueu and Stephanie Anderson, who met on "The Biggest Loser," announced that they are expecting their first child, due in July, People magazine reports.

 

UPCOMING. ABC hopes to make a "Splash" March 19 with a reality competition formerly called "Celebrity Diving." The network has announced eight of the 10 participants: actors Drake Bell, Nicole Eggert and Keshia Knight Pulliam, comedians Louie Anderson and Chuy Bravo, TV personality Kendra Wilkinson, Miss Alabama USA Katherine Webb and Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. Coaching them will be Greg Louganis, with Olympics gold medalist David Boudia and USA Dive Team director Steve Foley as judges.

 

PREMIERES. Tuesday at 9 p.m. TLC starts up "Starter Wives Confidential," a new series featuring the exes of men who became rich and famous . . . Also new that night, at 10: A&E's "Southie Rules," following traditional South Boston natives . . . and the Food Network goes headhunting for executive chefs in season two of "Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell," Thursday at 10 p.m.

 

RECAPS.Emily Pollard was the first designer to go on the new season of "Project Runway" . . . Sean Lowe on "The Bachelor" sent home Kacie Boguskie from the Ben Flajnik season, along with Taryn Renee Daniels and Kristy Kaminski . . . Pam Geil is gone from "The Biggest Loser" . . . Chris Luna is done on "Next Great Baker" . . . Josie Smith-Malave was 86'd from "Top Chef Seattle" . . . Michael Garcia is off "Face Off" . . . and Jon Paproki will not be crowned "King of the Nerds."

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