former cast members tell “inside secrets on how to get cast” on new DVD.


href=”http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00078TUKQ/ref=nosim/realityblurred”>former cast members tell “inside secrets on how to get cast” on new DVD.

If you want to get on a reality TV show, Road Rules‘s Tim Beggy and The Real World‘s Coral Jeanne Smith have hosted a DVD that promises information that may let you get to be as famous as they are. Produced by “#1 Reality TV Fan” Paul Corso, the $29.95 DVD “Reality TV Secrets” promises to “teach you the secrets that will make them notice you and get you cast!” More than 19 cast members are featured on the DVD, including Survivor Africa winner Ethan Zohn and The Real World/The Surreal Life lush Trishelle Cannatella.

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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.