Queer Eye for the Straight Girl may be a reality; Fab Five dealing with Pepsi.

Queer Eye for the Straight Girl may be a reality; Fab Five dealing with Pepsi.
The first spin-off of Queer Eye for the Straight Guy may be Queer Eye for the Straight Girl. “Bravo and parent company NBC are said to be in serious discussions with the show’s producers for a spinoff,” The New York Daily News reports, citing an Ad Age report that’s not online. Additionally, Pepsi joins Pier 1 and Revlon’s Almay as a company seeking to capitalize on the show. The Fab Five are “negotiating a deal with soft-drink giant PepsiCo … encompassing everything from product placement to advertising.” Neither deal is final.
+ also: Queer Eye creator: “Commercials are passé.”

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.

Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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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.