Reality TV Gig Goes to Mrs. Blagojevich
Will take husband's place on NBC's 'I'm a Celebrity...'
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted May 16, 2009 8:52 AM CDT
Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich says goodbye to his wife Patti and daughter Annie at their home in Chicago, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2008.   (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
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(Newser) – Patti Blagojevich may take the spot originally offered to her husband on NBC’s I’m a Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here! the Chicago Sun-Times reports. The couple's lawyers don’t like the idea, but sources say the deal is likely, with Patti headed to LA to hash out the details. Said one lawyer in the case, “Frankly, they need the money.”