reality TV “still increasing its presence on television around the world.”

reality TV “still increasing its presence on television around the world.”
A survey released yesterday at the International Television Program Market in Cannes revealed that reality television “is still increasing its presence on television around the world.” Fictional shows are down 2 percent, and reality TV-type shows were up 3 percent.
+ plus: last week’s Osbournes seen by 6 million viewers–almost as many as watched ABC at the same time.

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.