Type : TV Genre
Reality television is a genre of television programming that presents purportedly unscripted dramatic or humorous situations, documents actual events, and usually features ordinary people instead of professional actors, sometimes in a contest or other situation where a prize is awarded. Reality television began in 1948 with Alan Funt's TV series Candid Camera. The genre exploded as a phenomenon around 1999–2000 with the success of such television series as Big Brother and Survivor. Programs in the reality television genre are commonly called reality shows and often are produced in a television series. Documentaries, television news and sports television are usually not classified as reality shows. The genre covers a wide range of television programming formats, from game show or quiz shows which resemble the frantic, Japanese variety shows produced in Japan in the 1980s and 1990s (such as Gaki no tsukai), to surveillance- or voyeurism-focused productions such as Big Brother. The most...
Monika Rawal updated the Blog
on Mar 07, 2014 , 02:37 pm
Craziest ever tasks on Roadies journey!
Being an avid follow of MTV Roadies show, I don't think I would have missed any episode in last ten years. Yeah, tough to believe but true. Right from auditions to the start of journey till the final task, I am hooked to watching Roadies.The show has already entered its eleventh season and excitement has already been built up after the auditions and personal interviews. And now that 16 Roadies would flag off their journey 'Ride to Respect', I thought of sharing some really cool videos with all more »