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So many reality shows were renewed or ordered this week! Here are some highlights.

There will be more reality TV on broadcast networks this fall, including the return of Survivor and a second season of The Bachelorette. But those are just some of the many announcements made this past week. Highlights from the upfronts.

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Magical Elves reveal what TV networks want from reality TV today

In my interview with new-ish Magical Elves CEOs Jo Sharon and Casey Kriley, they talked about their vision for the company, developing shows like Netflix’s Nailed It and Best Leftovers Ever, and what TV networks want production companies to pitch to them.

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Many reality shows are in back in production. Will someone die as a result?

Scripted shows are not yet back in production. But reality TV is, filming in the U.S. and internationally. Besides Big Brother, there’s Love Island, Shark Tank, American Ninja Warrior, Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted, Running Wild with Bear Grylls, Bargain Mansions, and Impractical Jokers, among other shows.

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