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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:30:04 +0000A list of newly renewed and newly announced reality shows, including a competition to find new Mythbusters and a Dance Moms-ish series about kid cooks. Read this story »(image) Eddie Huang with a panda in Chengdu, China, in a scene from the Huang's World's web series. His Viceland show has been renewed for a second season.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:56:41 +0000The unlikely story of Ben Taub, a Princeton student whose audition for The Voice eventually led him to Syria and a job writing for The New Yorker. Read this story »(image) Current New Yorker writer Ben Taub on The Voice season three. (Photo by Paul Drinkwater/NBC)
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:38:23 +0000CBS announced the 12 houseguests who will be on Big Brother: Over the Top, and most of them—including one returnee—are in their 20s, as usual. Read this story »(image) Neeley Jackson, one of three Big Brother: Over the Top contestants who aren't in their 20s. (Photo by Cliff Lipson/CBS)
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 01:00:04 +0000RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars did not simulcast its most anticipated episode, "Revenge of the Queens," on VH1. How did that affect the show's ratings? Read this story »(image) RuPaul talks to the contestants during the "Revenge of the Queens" episode. (Photo by Logo)
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:53:35 +0000Statements from Love Productions and Channel 4 suggest that The Great British Bake-Off won't change, even though Mary, Sue, and Mel quit. Why they're wrong. Read this story »(image) The last remaining Great British Bake-Off cast member, Paul Hollywood, with Sue Perkins, Mary Berry, and Mel Giedroyc. (Photo modified from original photo by Mark Bourdillion/Love Productions)
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:53:24 +0000For a Survivor premiere, Survivor Millennials vs. Gen X had just about everything: choices, alliances, idol searches, a brand-new twist, miserable weather, beautiful cinematography capturing the miserable weather, a mass evacuation, paranoia, bros, puzzle failure, and an unexplained vote. For an episode titled "May the Best Generation Win," it had plenty of generation-defining generalizations. By the time the challenge rolled around, host and showrunner Jeff Probst was already body-shaming the Gen X tribe as a bunch of fat asses who couldn't fit through part of a challenge, an obstacle through which the millennials' lithe bodies just slipped through. Read this story »(image) Gen X tribe members David Wright and Ken McNickle on the premiere of Survivor's 33nd season. (Photo by Monty Brinton/CBS Entertainment)
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:34:50 +0000The worst-case scenario for The Great British Bake-Off has occurred: its beloved, cheeky judge Mary Berry has quit the show. Read this story »(image) Mary Berry in a moment from The Great British Bake-Off, as highlighted on BBC 2.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:41:48 +0000CBS revealed new details about Big Brother: Over the Top, the CBS All Access season that starts next week, and BB:OTT's unprecedented interactivity. Read this story »(image) Jozea Flores may return for BIg Brother: Over the Top, if live feed subscribers vote for him. (Photo by Bill Inoshita/CBS)
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 23:06:30 +0000The Sept. 22 episode of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars, "Revenge Of The Queens," will not be simulcast on VH1, like all other episodes have been—and will be. Read this story »(image) Alyssa Edwards in the "Revenge of the Queens" episode of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars, which will air on Logo only, perhaps because of its unsightly back rolls. Back rolls?!
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 12:00:00 +0000PBS' The Contenders: 16 for '16 tells the stories of 16 presidential hopefuls, three of whom became president, and many of whom shared similar traits. Read this story »(image) Howard Dean, Susan Estrich, and Carlos Watson talk about PBS' The Contenders: 16 for '16 at TCA in (Photo by Rahoul Ghose/PBS)