Real World Chicago may wrap next Monday, a full three weeks early.

Real World Chicago may wrap next Monday, a full three weeks early.
The Chicago Sun-Times, in its quasi-gossip column about the cast, reports that the show may finish production this coming Monday, a full three weeks ahead of schedule. However, conflicting reports indicate the cast might stick around until the scheduled wrap time. Also, the paper reports on the cast members dodging the crew, and the crew’s run-ins with local establishments, including The Cheesecake Factory.

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

about the writer

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.