Andy Dehnart’s list of excellent summertime reality TV shows for you to check out: five fun, highly entertaining competitions. Also: five runners-up.
Archives for June 2017
A BB19 houseguest has left the Big Brother 19 house after the events of Thursday’s episode, but before the live feeds went live Thursday night.
Two future temptations that will be offered to Big Brother 19 houseguests in the Den of Temptation are visible in the code on CBS’ BB19 web site.
Thoughts about BB19’s premiere, which started strong, but Big Brother returned to its old ways, bringing back a player and creating power imbalances.
The shop versus shop format on Face Off led to a confrontation between a foreperson and a team member that spilled over into judging.
Reality TV casting producer Doron Ofir talks about his role in casting ABC’s reboot of American Idol, which will start touring the country in August.
Watch The Lowe Files trailer. Rob Lowe and his sons Matthew and John Owen search for answers to paranormal mysteries, and the trailer is surprisingly great.
A review of Planet of the Apps, the first show on Apple Music, the subscription service from Apple. It’s no Shark Tank, but it’s also not terrible.
Details from the application for TLC’s revival of Trading Spaces, the home renovation show that’s casting neighbors who want to redo a room in each others’ homes.
A look at reality TV debuts this week, which includes new seasons of Big Brother, Battle of the Network Stars, I Am Jazz, The Incredible Dr. Pol, and more.
RuPaul’s Drag Race season 9’s final four delivered three incredible lip sync performances—and improved the show’s live finale significantly.
Brief reviews of the ABC’s revival of The Gong Show and ABC’s new singing competition Boy Band, only one of which deserves a gong.
What are the reality shows of the summer so far? Tell me what big, fun, joyful summer reality shows you’re watching with others.
Making a Murderer subject Brendan Dassey should be released from prison, a federal appeals court said, though he could also be retried by Wisconsin.
The Great British Bake-Off series eight is currently being filmed, according to its former co-host, who had praise for her replacements.
BB19’s twist is surprisingly normal: temptations and consequences offered to houseguests in the Den of Temptation, a special room in the house.
The rumor that Jeff Probst removed himself from Emmy consideration, after his fourth consecutive win, is false, the Survivor host says.
While ABC plans to resume filming on Bachelor in Paradise, Corinne Olympios’ attorney said that he is not done with his investigation into what happened.
The Bachelor in Paradise investigation has concluded, and its studio, Warner Bros., has released an amazing statement about what didn’t happen.
The District of Columbia and Maryland are suing Donald Trump for violating the emoluments clause of the Constitution, and cite The Apprentice as one reason.