Real World reunion: cast threatens to walk, verbal fight breaks out.

Real World reunion: cast threatens to walk, verbal fight breaks out.
At the 10-year reunion of all past Real World cast members, things got ugly.’s Joanne has the exclusive behind-the-scenes story. First, the cast threatened to walk off the set of a photo shoot unless they were paid $5,000 each for their time. They didn’t get any money from a very pissed-off MTV, who reportedly threatened to kick them out of their hotels and make them fly back at their own expense, although the net has apparently agreed to negotiate future appearances in advance. Later, Boston’s Kameelah, SF’s Puck (and his mother), and Seattle’s Stephen got into a fight.
+ other news: LA’s Aaron, Hawaii’s Colin, and London’s Jacinda, among others, want nothing to do with The Real World and didn’t show up. Also, London’s Jay apparently attended with a guy, Seattle’s Stephen and New Orleans’ Danny were drunk, and someone from Bunim-Murray said Hawaii’s Matt is “a prick.

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.

Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.