Reality TV

Harry and Meghan to star in ‘fly-on-the-wall’ Netflix show
Harry and Meghan
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Harry and Meghan to star in ‘fly-on-the-wall’ Netflix show

Former minister accuses couple of ‘exploiting’ royal links with big-bucks deal
28 Sep 2020
Love Island winners: where are they now?
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Love Island winners: where are they now?

Former champions gone on to have babies, star in panto and play international rugby
14 Jan 2020
52 ideas that changed the world: 29. Reality TV
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52 ideas that changed the world: 29. Reality TV

From British bricklayers to the US president and the Kardashians, ‘real-life’ shows have created a new type of celebrity
3 Jan 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘Why are Millennials so boring?’
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Instant Opinion: ‘Why are Millennials so boring?’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 5 August
5 Aug 2019
Why ITV axed The Jeremy Kyle Show
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Why ITV axed The Jeremy Kyle Show

Death of guest Steve Dymond after failing lie-detector test was ‘watershed moment’ for popular programme
15 May 2019
Who are the remaining 2019 Shipwrecked contestants?
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Who are the remaining 2019 Shipwrecked contestants?

One of the UK’s first ever reality TV shows concludes this Friday
13 Feb 2019
Dancing on Ice: where are the past winners now?
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Dancing on Ice: where are the past winners now?

From Beth Tweddle to Ray Quinn, The Week looks at what became of former victors on the skating show
22 Jan 2019

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Reality TV makes half millennials feel bad about their body
The cast of Love Island
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Reality TV makes half millennials feel bad about their body

BBC 5 Live survey finds a third of 18-34-year-olds would consider plastic surgery
1 Aug 2018
Love Island 2018: what will the islanders do next?
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Love Island 2018: what will the islanders do next?

Jack Fincham and Dani Dyer have £50,000 to spend after becoming king and queen of the villa
31 Jul 2018
The best reality TV shows to watch after Love Island 2018
The 2018 Love Island contestants
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The best reality TV shows to watch after Love Island 2018

All good things must come to an end - so here’s what to look out for after the series finale
31 Jul 2018
How Britain got hooked on reality TV
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How Britain got hooked on reality TV

Tuning in to watch the trials and tribulations of real-life people began long before Big Brother
27 Jul 2017
Farewell Honey Boo Boo, too tacky even for US reality TV
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Farewell Honey Boo Boo, too tacky even for US reality TV

White trash culture has its limits – like a mother dating the man who once molested her own daughter
28 Oct 2014
Penny Mordaunt set to make waves as Splash! contestant
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Penny Mordaunt set to make waves as Splash! contestant

Nadine Dorries was suspended by Tories over reality TV gig, but Mordaunt hopes for calmer waters
8 Jan 2014
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