ABC exec “encouraged” by Mole 2.

ABC exec “encouraged” by Mole 2.
Although it’s been up against American Idol the past few weeks, The Mole 2 is holding its own, especially in the key demographic group of people ages 18 to 49. It’s been ABC’s top show in that group for the past three weeks. Reality News Online quotes ABC exec John Saade, who says, “I’m really encouraged. There really seems to be a consistent fan base for the show.” A decision on a third season could be made by the end of this summer.

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.

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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.