Life on the Rocks

Aron Ralston, whose harrowing tale of desert survival is chronicled in the 2010 film 127 Hours, opens up about his ego, being played by James Franco and the biggest sacrifice he’s ever had to make.

Aron Ralston is terrified of needles. “I can’t watch movies that show them. Pulp FictionTrainspotting, anything with heroin — it kills me.” Bold words coming from a guy who amputated his own arm.

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It’s Reality

In the years since Vail firefighter Ryan Sutter won Trista Rehn’s heart on the debut season of “The Bachelorette,” scores of TV contestants with Colorado connections have hit primetime.

From Top Chef Hosea Rosenberg to American Idol Ace Young, a roundup of Colorado’s biggest homegrown stars — and what they’ve been up to since their big breaks.

It's Reality