MTV planning more reality TV, like an Osbournes-esque show with a rap star.

MTV planning more reality TV, like an Osbournes-esque show with a rap star.
Encouraged by the phenomenal success of The Osbournes, MTV is looking to produce more reality TV shows, according to the AP. Among the shows under consideration: “a similar behind-the-scenes look at a rap star’s life.”

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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.