JEFFY POPS. After 23 editions of "Survivor," host Jeff Probst will soon be talking to people who aren't eating roasted rat: He's launching a namesake one-hour talk show in Fall 2012, covering "topics ranging from relationships and family dynamics to newsmakers of the day," according to CBS Television Distribution. The syndicated show will air locally on WNBC/4.
'HOUSEWIFE' BECOMES, ER, WIFE.Kim Zolciak, 33, one of the "Real Housewives of Atlanta," got married Friday to Atlanta Falcons football player Kroy Biermann, 25. The two have a 5-month-old son, Kroy Jagger Jr., and Zolciak has two daughters, Brielle, 14, and Ariana, 9, from previous relationships.
Less certain is the relationship status of former "The Bachelor" winner Vienna Girardi and Kasey Kahl, with whom she appeared on "Bachelor Pad 2" opposite her bitterly estranged former fiance Jake Pavelka. Amid reports of a Girardi leaving their Los Angeles home and returning to her native Florida, Kahl told Us Weekly they are still together, but apart. "We're just doing long distance right now," he said. "It's for the best.PREMIERES. The female rappers of "Love & Hip Hop" return to VH1 for season two at 9 p.m. . . . At 10 p.m. on Bravo, career coach Wendy Doulton stars in the one-hour special "The Headhuntress" . . . The "Knights of Mayhem" are joust fine as we follow the fortunes of the Ultimate Jousting league on National Geographic, Tuesday at 9 p.m. . . . There's "Big Shrimpin' " Thursday on History at 10 p.m., when the boats of Dominick's Seafood take off from Bayou La Batre, Ala. -- though the Cajun families of History's "Swamp People," just preceding it at 9, will be having other local delicacies on the holiday-themed episode "Swampsgiving" . . . and season two of "Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys" premieres Friday at 9 p.m. on Sundance.
RECAPS. "Ozzy" Oscar Lusth and Jim Rice both got voted off "Survivor: South Pacific," and join the previously ousted Keith Tollefson on Redemption Island to fight for a second chance . . . Nancy Grace and Tristan MacManus were eliminated from "Dancing With the Stars" . . . Joe Mitchell got cut from "The Biggest Loser" . . . "The X Factor" sent The Stereo Hogzz to the slaughterhouse . . . Bayeté Ross Smith is out on "Work of Art: The Next Great Artist" . . . and Shannon Stewart will not be "America's Next Top Model."