Blagojevich's Wife May Replace Husband on Reality TV Show
May 19, 2009 - 3:57 PMAn attorney says the wife of ousted Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is considering reality TV after her indicted husband was barred from traveling to Costa Rica to be on a show.
Blagojevich attorney Sheldon Sorosky said Monday that NBC has offered Patti Blagojevich a spot on "I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here," but she hasn't reached a deal.
NBC spokesman Gary Mednick says the network has no immediate comment. Sorosky says he has "no idea" whether Patti Blagojevich will agree to be on the show.
A federal judge has barred the former governor from leaving the country to do the show pending his political corruption trial in Chicago.
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