Life Below Zero will celebrate its 150th episode on New Year’s Day. Watch a clip from that episode, and explore this collection of stories about how this Alaska-set reality show is produced and filmed.
All of the remaining reality TV premieres for 2020, including a few lingering Christmas specials, plus a programming note about reality blurred’s holiday break.
I interviewed The Amazing Race executive producer and creator Elise Doganieri, and director and executive producer Bertram Van Munster, and we talked everything from season 32’s alliance and future rule changes to the status of The Amazing Race 33.
The Challenge cast member and personal trainer Corey Lay was one of the singles looking for love in HBO Max’s holiday-themed dating show 12 Dates of Christmas. In this edition of The Confessional, he writes about his experience filming the dating reality show, and about trying to become the representation that he didn’t see on TV.
What the The Amazing Race 32’s finale lacked in intrigue or actual racing, it made up for by just being an overall joyful delight. That was true of this entire season, too: imperfect but enjoyable.
Andy Dehnart’s favorite reality TV and documentary reality shows of 2020, including honorable mentions for Love is Blind and Tiger King, and high praise for Taste the Nation, Tough As Nails, We’re Here, Making the Cut, and other broadcast, streaming, and cable reality TV.
A review of HBO’s We’re Here, which along with VH1’s RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race and TLC’s Dragnificent, had Drag Race contestants helping people, using drag as a tool.