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I Want To Be a Hilton is a 2005 weekly NBC reality TV series that is hosted by Kathy Hilton. This is a list of television-related events in 2005. ... The National Broadcasting Company or NBC is an American radio and television broadcasting company based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... Reality television is a genre of television programming which generally is unscripted, documenting actual events over fiction, and featuring ordinary people over professional actors. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... Kathy Hilton is a United States socialite who is married to Hilton Hotels heir Richard Hilton. ...

The unscripted show features people who want to be like a Hilton. The finalist of the competition receives a prize package that includes a $200,000 trust fund, a new apartment, wardrobe and the opportunity to live the life of high society for one year.

They reside at a fancy New York hotel and are divided into two teams, "Park" and "Madison." In each episode, they are required to perform certain tasks, ranging from dog grooming, a fashion show and organizing a charity event, while learning etiquette and manners. As they compete, Hilton guides them through a variety of challenges that cover subjects ranging from art and culture to beauty and fashion. Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the United States, and is at the center of international finance, politics, communications, music, fashion, and culture. ... Etiquette is the code that governs the expectations of social behavior, the conventional norm. ... Manners are like laws in that they codify or set a standard for human behavior, and unlike laws in that there is no formal system for punishing transgressions. ...

Hilton meets with the losing team at the end of each episode and eliminates one contestant with the catch phrase, "You're not on the list." A catch phrase is a phrase or expression that is popularized, usually through repeated use, by a real person or fictional character. ...

The show was originally entitled "The Good Life", to tie it in to Paris Hilton's reality show "The Simple Life". Paris Whitney Hilton (born February 17, 1981) is an American heiress of the Hilton Hotel fortune, a socialite, model and actress. ... Season 1 DVD cover The Simple Life is the name of a Fox reality television series originally broadcast in 2003. ...

External links

  • I Want To Be a Hilton Website

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Paris Hilton - Wikipedia (1552 words)
Paris Hilton und ihre Schwester Nicky Hilton sind in der Öffentlichkeit bekannt für ihren Jet-Set-Lebensstil.
Anfang 2006 wurde Paris Hilton von der Ex-Freundin ihres Ex-Verlobten auf zehn Millionen US-Dollar Schadensersatz verklagt: Sie habe einen gemeinsamen Streit in einem Nachtclub in den Medien „falsch dargestellt“.
Außerdem wurde sie von einem Eventmanager wegen Stalking verklagt: Hilton wurde zu einem "Sicherheitsabstand" zum Kläger verurteilt.
SouthFlorida.com | City Link Magazine (967 words)
I Want To Be a Hilton is, in essence, The Apprentice with a slight makeover component, and the producers were clearly hoping that some of Donald Trump's ratings-earning braggadocio had rubbed off on Mrs.
Overall, whether you enjoy I Want To Be a Hilton depends on your take on reality TV in general, as this show follows the template to a T. Indiscriminate fans of the genre will find this show as enjoyable as any other.
But I Want To Be a Hilton does nothing to distinguish itself, and if it is an attempt to makes the Hiltons seem sophisticated after the silly antics of their elder daughter, it may succeed too well.
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