reality tv


Why Are A-List Celebrities Dating 'Bachelor' Contestants?

Bachelor Nation was once a different world than the rest of Hollywood. Now its members are marrying in.


A Guide to VH1's Drunk, Loud, Unapologetic Golden Age of Reality TV

'Flavor of 'Rock of Love,' 'Flavor of Love,' 'I Love New York,' and others are on Prime, so it's time to revisit Somethin's staircase poop.


First-Ever 'House Hunters' Couple Recalls Their 'Horrific' Experience

Twenty years after the premiere of the HGTV series, Mitch and Jane Englander tell VICE about the "terrible" time they had filming the first episode.


MTV's 'Ghosted' Is the Trainwreck I Can't Look Away From

Like a more cringe-inducing version of 'Catfish,' the show's unhinged investigations of why people got ghosted are hilariously awkward.


The Secret to a Good Relationship Is Trashy TV

Lots of couples Netflix and chill with prestige TV, but juicy, predictable junk is way more intimate.


Who the Hell Are the Chrisleys?

An in-depth explainer on the reality TV stars being indicted for tax evasion and accused of extorting their daughter with a sex tape—and that's not even the half of it.


Why Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey Will Never Escape Being 'Newlyweds'

The big business of celebrity marriage started with Jessica and Nick.


Every Thought I Had Watching 'Love Island USA' as a Brit

Something chilling about hearing an American say they're not putting all their eggs in one basket, if I'm honest.


Four More Trashy UK Reality Shows for New 'Love Island' Fans to Binge

From urinating in a suitcase to zooming in on people's exposed junk, UK reality TV is truly gold.


Inside 'Are You the One?', the Wildest Dating Show You're Not Talking Enough About

At the top of its eighth season, which is the first to feature a sexually fluid cast, has this mind-boggling dating experiment just become another way people date now?


They’re Not Household Names, But They’re Some Household Names

Natalie Halcro and Olivia Pierson first tasted fame on Instagram. But now, with the help of their family (and Kim Kardashian), they’re aiming much, much higher.


Reality TV Stars Share What It’s Like to Watch a Liar Get Caught on Camera

While it’s hard to get those doing the lying to reflect, their witnesses were willing to talk.