“a house-building version of Big Brother” is being planned.

“a house-building version of Big Brother” is being planned.
The UK’s Sportsworld Media is producing Under Construction, a reality TV show that finds 12 couples not living in a house, but working together for 12 weeks to design and build one. The couples are, of course, voted off the show one by one; the last couple left wins the house.

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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.