A review of Race to Survive Alaska, USA Network’s new reality TV competition, which sends teams of two across Alaska over a series of six legs. Is it “a competition unlike anything ever seen before,” as it claims to be?
Snake in the Grass is a promising format: one-episode versions of The Mole, and some terrific reality TV alum competing in some episodes. But there’s just not enough game for them to play.
Cannonball, which is being previewed on NBC before airing on USA Network, looks like it should be the next Wipeout or Floor is Lava. It’s not.
Mike “The Miz” Mizanin and Maryse will be back for 14 more episodes. Mike says to think of the show like The Office or Modern Family.
The first episode of Dana Carvey’s reality competition, First Impressions, delivered on talent and laughs, with amazing impressions of celebrities.
A brief review of that episode.
Master impressionist and former Saturday Night Live star Dana Carvey will mentor impressionists in a new competition reality series on USA. The show is called First Impressions and it will incorporate viewer votes into the competition between people doing celebrity impersonations. The half-hour “series will feature celebrity guests and Carvey himself will mentor contestants and participate in the game play,” …
In 2001, USA aired a five-hour, five-episode reality series called Cannonball Run 2001—or maybe The Real Cannonball Run—and it was fantastic.