first Real World season, Project Greenlight series/film out on DVD today.

first Real World season, Project Greenlight series/film out on DVD today.
For the first time, an entire season of The Real World is being released on DVD. The 2-disc MTV’s The Real World: The Complete First Season – New York includes the entire first season, which has been airing recently in syndication. Another reality TV show is also releasing its first season on DVD today: the Project Greenlight DVD box set includes the entire HBO series along with the film, Stolen Summer, that the series produced. The Project Greenlight box set includes four discs and retails for just over $50. Also out today is The Real World: Exotic Vacations, a compilation of, well, vacation footage.

The Quest ends its journey stronger than it began

Verlox from The Quest

A review of the finale of summer's best reality series, which wasn't always perfect but was thoroughly entertaining right down to the finish, which included phenomenal challenges and special effects. Will ABC give it a second season?

Plus: an interview with the actor who played Verlox and the ogre.


Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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.