How Hoarders was filmed, from behind the scenes of a show that usually doesn’t allow visitors. Plus: What happened that wasn’t shown on TV on the season 4 episode “Randy/Vicki.”
This is the Big Brother contract, which cast members sign during casting. It details things like houseguests’ pay and prohibited behavior.
A finalist for Big Brother explains how the casting process works. Plus: Read the rules and other documents potential houseguests are given.
I visited Ben “Coach” Wade at his home and visited the set of Hoarders, reporting on both in a Playboy feature story.
In two new behind-the-scenes videos narrated by Jeff Probst, we see the construction of Survivor Redemption Island’s Tribal Council and its first challenge.
Big Brother behind the scenes: a detailed tour of the soundstage home of the season 12 houseguests, including their bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen, and more.
The CBS Big Brother house behind the scenes: a tour of the control room, back yard, Julie Chen’s studio, and camera ring from where houseguests are filmed.
The Survivor rule book: the games rules, part of the cast contract, details consolation prizes, how ties are broken, prohibited behavior, and more.
CBS’ official Survivor contract that cast members and family members sign, including confidentiality agreements and more.
Behind the scenes of a rehearsal for the brutal Survivor challenge known as “Schmergen Brawl,” with details about how and why it was created.
I talked to the people responsible for Survivor challenges including challenge producer John Kirhoffer and executive producer and host Jeff Probst.
From the immunity challenge to Tribal Council, what happens behind the scenes on an episode of Survivor.
This month’s issue of Radar magazine has an “expose” of one of reality television’s “secrets”: editors constructing fake situations out of real footage. With interviews with five story producers or story editors, Andrew Goldman reports on rather familiar producer tricks, such as asking leading questions during interviews and getting casts drunk. The real center of …