Real World casting starts Sat.; show renewed for two more seasons.

Real World casting starts Sat.; show renewed for two more seasons.
Bunim-Murray is casting for the 14th season of The Real World, which has been renewed for two more seasons. The 14th season’s location has yet to be announced, but it will tape this fall starting in August. Open casting calls begin tomorrow in Oregon and Georgia, and continue for the next few weeks, but if you want to apply via videotape, mail-in applications are due on Monday. MTV has also ordered two more seasons of The Real World/Road Rules Challenge.

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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