Rich Kids of Beverly Hills
Jonny Drubel is part of the ensemble cast of E!'s Rich Kids of Beverly Hills, yet another entry in the reality series sweepstakes. Since its debut in January, Rich Kids has drawn sharp criticism for its "narcissism" and glorification of material wealth. And like much of the negative publicity these days, the bad reviews seem to have attracted viewers, many of whom no doubt would love to sample the idle-rich lifestyle. The show quickly garnered a sizable fan base, averaging a million viewers per episode. Only nine episodes were produced for the freshman season, but the series returns for a second season in August.
But Drubel is focused on something else other than just the rich kid lifestyle -- and this one is much closer to his heart. And it comes from his past.More »