reality roundup

Reality Roundup: Lessons Learned

  Most things I know, I’ve learned from watching reality TV.  Well… some things.  The important things.  At a time when many have come to question the value of reality television, it’s critical to acknowledge the contributions that the genre has made to the pool of human knowledge (murky as that pool may be).  In…

Reality Roundup: Time for a Palate Cleanser!

The seasons are changing — but not nearly quickly enough. It’s too early for Bravo’s summer experiments, The Bachelorette’s not even done filming yet, and the sheen has long since worn off the shows that once seemed so novel (Martha and Snoop, I’m looking at you). While the tried-and-true cornerstones of my regular reality diet…

vivica's black magic

REVIEW: ‘Vivica’s Black Magic’ is Truly Magical

When you think of Vivica A. Fox, I’m guessing “exotic dancers” don’t really come to mind (unless you’re thinking of her role in the first Independence Day film). But, that’s about to change forever – and I couldn’t be more excited. Vivica’s Black Magic is a new reality series on Lifetime that follows Vivica’s journey…

So You Think You Can Dance

EXCLUSIVE: ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Co-Creator, Executive Producer, Judge Nigel Lythgoe Breaks Down Why It Was Time For A ‘New Generation’

Over the years, So You Think You Can Dance (aka SYTYCD) has changed its format several times – crowning two winners, pitting stage dancers vs street dancers, the All-Stars season, etc – but this season brings the biggest shakeup yet: changing the age limit from 18-30 to 8-13, giving us So You Think You Can…

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