D: I heard the name before because of her dad, but I had no idea what she did or what she looked like. I am not an actress so I was extremely shy and intimidated with the cameras. AE: Did you know Brooke was straight before the date?
I really don’t watch much TV much less the reality shows. Like, did you really say, “Wow” when she walked out in her date outfit (the second time around when she was dressed appropriately for the back of a motorcycle)? D: You can always kinda sense — my gaydar is pretty good and I knew she was far from it. AE: When it was all over, did you know it was going to be a one-time deal, or were you expecting some kind of follow-up?
and Radar Online, Hogan -- whose real name is Terry Bollea -- is captured on a sex tape made in 2008 repeatedly using the N-word among other highly offensive remarks.
The conversation is reportedly in reference to Brooke and her relationship with an African-American man at the time.
But the statuesque starlet was eager to sign up for her own reality show, VH1's "Brooke Knows Best," debuting Sunday, despite — or perhaps because of — her family woes.
The Hogans had been depicted for four seasons on "Hogan Knows Best" (also on VH1) as 's loving, tight-knit clan.
"Because I know my father, I can promise this - Just like you and I, things we don't mean can sometimes slip. "If you knew my father, if you just walked in his shoes...
He then admitted, "I am racist, to a point, fucking niggers." Late Thursday night, the wrestler cryptically tweeted, "In the storm I release control, God and his Universe will sail me where he wants me to be, one love," which first hinted that something was awry.But over the last year, the superstar wrestler, whose real name is Terry Bollea, and his wife, Linda, have had an acrimonious split, while their son Nick Bollea serves an eight-month sentence after pleading no contest to causing a crash that seriously injured his friend.And if that wasn't enough fodder for the tabloids, the romantic lives of Brooke's parents (he has a new girlfriend, she's dating a 19-year-old) have made them fixtures in the gossip pages and blogs."He's my dad, I love him and the reason I'm standing by his side on this whole thing is because I know him, and it's so easy for people to just -- they need something to jump down people's backs about," Brooke told ET exclusively."He's an easy target." WATCH: Hulk Hogan Apologizes for Racial Slurs Caught on Tape, WWE Erases Him from Website She said that her father was at "the lowest point in his life" at the time of the tape, which is what drove him to say the remarks.