De Niro, Murphy, and Russo’s film Showtime has reality TV component.

De Niro, Murphy, and Russo’s film Showtime has reality TV component.
Showtime, starring Robert De Niro, Eddie Murphy, and Rene Russo, finds a cop (De Niro) who “take[s] part in a reality TV program about cops,” IGN reports. Russo plays the show’s producer, and Eddie Murphy plays “a struggling actor [who has] always wanted to play a cop, rather than be one.”

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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.