Rumplestiltskin & Belle: Runners-Up in Zimbio's 2013 TV Couples March Madness Challenge!

By Jill Slattery on
(The CW | Art by Zimbio)It seems fitting that this year's TV Couples March Madness Challenge Cinderella story came from a show about fairy tales.Once Upon a Time's Rumplestiltskin & Belle, who were barely a couple a year ago (Emilie de Ravin's Belle made her first appearance on the ABC series in February 2012 and immediately connected with Robert Carlyle's complicated anti-hero), defied the odds and had a truly magical journey all the way to the finals of our competition. Along the way, this...Read Full Story

Dean & Castiel Win Zimbio's 2013 TV Couples March Madness Challenge!

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(The CW | Art by Zimbio)We started off with 64 television twosomes duking it out to become the top TV couple, and after more than 2.4 million votes we are proud to announce that the winner of Zimbio's second annual TV Couples March Madness Challenge is...Supernatural's Dean & Castiel (Jensen Ackles and Misha Collins), better known to legions of fans as Destiel! After getting knocked out during the Sweet 16 round of our competition last year, Destiel fans turned out in droves this year to...Read Full Story

2013 TV Couples March Madness Challenge: Vote in the Championship Round!

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(The CW, ABC | Art by Zimbio)We began our second annual TV Couples March Madness Challenge with 64 television twosomes, and after more than two million votes, countless Twitter campaigns, and loads of shipper passion, these are the last two couples left standing!Supernatural's Dean & Castiel may not be an official couple on the long-running CW series, but their devoted bond has definitely struck a chord with fans, who've turned out in droves to support the pairing. Once Upon a Time's...Read Full Story

2013 TV Couples March Madness: Final Four Update

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(The CW, ABC, CBS, Syfy | Art by Zimbio)Thanks so much for your interest and your votes in our second annual TV Couples March Madness Challenge!As we do at the end of every round, we have run all Final Four votes through our secondary security measures. In this round, we detected a higher number of fraudulent votes than in previous rounds. In the interest of fairness, we have deleted those fraudulent votes just as we have done in all previous rounds.The Final Four polls will close Monday...Read Full Story

2013 TV Couples March Madness Challenge: Vote in the Final Four!

By Jill Slattery on
(The CW, ABC, CBS, Syfy | Art by Zimbio)We began our second annual TV Couples March Madness Challenge with 64 small screen duos, and after more than two million votes, countless Twitter campaigns, and some very cool fan creations, these are the last four pairs left standing!This year's Final Four is definitely out of the ordinary — Supernatural's Dean & Castiel, Once Upon a Time's Belle & Rumpelstiltskin, and Lost Girl's Lauren & Bo all come from dramas with a magical bent. How I Met Your...Read Full Story