Tiny & Toya is BET’s most-popular series ever

BET’s Tiny & Toya concluded its first season Tuesday night, and was watched by 1.9 million viewers, and an average of 1.8 million viewers, “making it the #1 original series in BET history,” BET said in a press release.

The show follows T.I.’s fiance and Xscape member Tameka “Tiny” Cottle and Lil Wayne ex-wife Antonia “Toya” Carter, and explores their lives in the shadows of the more-famous men. The entire first season is on BET’s web site.

Tiny & Toya Stands as the #1 Original Series in BET History… [BET press release]

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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