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Andy Dehnart

Andy Dehnart is the creator of reality blurred and a writer and teacher who obsessively and critically covers reality TV and unscripted entertainment, focusing on how it’s made and what it means. Learn more about Andy.

Why is Paramount+ missing seasons of The Challenge, The Real World, and other reality TV?

Why is Paramount+ missing seasons of MTV’s The Real World and The Challenge? Should that plus be a minus? What’s going on with the former CBS All Access and its seemingly random collection of episodes and seasons of reality TV?

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Big Shot with Bethenny is not The Apprentice. It’s a pointless mess full of hypocrisy.

The Big Shot with Bethenny is not The Apprentice. It’s such a mess that it made me long for the original format, and we all know how that turned out. Sometimes her new series resembles the chaotic, unprofessional workplace of Bravo’s Flipping Out; sometimes it’s one of Bethenny Frankel’s Real Housewives’ spin-offs; and sometimes it’s like one of those flat, failed Apprentice clones from the late 2000s.

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Challenge 37 and Are You the One 9 have both shut down production

An Are You The One contestant came forward saying she was sexually assaulted on set and production covered it up, prompting MTV to shut down production on the current season of AYTO, which they also had to do after a Challenge season 37 contestant tested positive.

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