A preview of the Homestead Rescue season 3 episode 1 premiere, “The Bears and the Bees.” On the Discovery Channel show, Marty, Misty, and Matt Raney help struggling homesteaders.
Archives for November 2017
So what does Omarosa do for her $179,700 besides directing a “floundering” office? A must-read story has the details.
Three months ago, Counting On cast member Derick Dillard decided to tell his Twitter followers, which currently number more than 124,000, that writing “‘Transgender’ is a myth.” He referred to Jazz with male pronouns: “I want to be clear. I have nothing against him.” TLC… continue reading
Today’s look at upcoming reality shows and other unscripted entertainment highlights shows and documentaries debuting both this week and Thanksgiving week.
Tim Gunn learned about Kentaro’s inspiration for his original composition—a dead cat. Tim had some reactions. I made some GIFs.
The four new documentary reality shows that Starz announced today are Wrong Man, Warriors of Liberty City, In Fashion, and The Field.
The Gimlet Media podcast The Pitch, an audio version of Shark Tank, started its second season with three terrific, must-listen episodes.
Netflix renewed its competition series Ultimate Beastmaster, and is also producing a new competition, Flinch, that subjects its contestants to pain designed to scare them.
“Are you worried that maybe something isn’t going to go the way it usually goes?” Jeff Probst asked the newly merged cast, and I leapt up from my couch and screamed, Yes! Yes I am so worried the back half of… continue reading
A review of CNBC’s new half-hour reality series The Job Interview, which eavesdrops on real employers conducting real job interviews.
NASCAR driver Danica Patrick and director Hannah Storm discuss the new Epix documentary Danica, which is about Danica’s life on and off the race track.
Jamie Otis and Doug Hehner will star in their own spin-off along with their kid Henley Grace Hehner, who’s the franchise’s first baby.
Shark Tank was move from Fridays and used as a magnet to draw reality viewers to Sunday nights, and now we know why: American Idol will take over the show’s Sunday timeslot in March.
The Voice and the upcoming reboot of American Idol are the reality TV shows that have the most-expensive 30-second ads. They’re followed by The Bachelor and Survivor. Variety’s report on 2016-2017 ad prices shows that, of the 25 most-expensive shows on broadcast… continue reading
The first full week of November has brought with it a deluge of reality shows, new and old, that are starting new seasons.