Articles tagged reality television

TV Highpoints and Lowpoints of 2010-2011… Number 10

Today, PopMatters kicks off a 10-day countdown of some of the high and lowpoints of the 2010 to 2011 television season beginning with the superlative Mad Men and the sad on-going strength of reality shows.

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The Birthplace of Reality TV Celebrities: ‘The Molly Dineen Collection’

When Molly Dineen began her film-making career in the '80s she did not suspect she would help launch a new kind of celebrity onto the world: the reality TV star.

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26 Jan 2010 // 10:30 AM

Episode two felt like classic Project Runway, successfully resolving last week’s boring challenge issues and revealing a promisingly high level of talent. “The Fashion

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Project Runway's lackluster season ends. Can the show get back to making it work?

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Empire of Illusion by Chris Hedges

This rests too heavily on the work of other great writers, doesn't bring enough to the party to justify its invitation, and doesn't earn the weight of its self-important subtitle.

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PBS jumps aboard the reality ‘actioner’ bandwagon with ‘Carrier’

“Our blood runs about a thousand miles an hour - you ready?” This TV sound bite comes from: A. A wrestling match. B. An action

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The presidential race has become America’s most obsessively watched reality show

In January, Hillary Clinton appeared on “The Tyra Banks Show.” On the daytime talk show’s bright set, she and the host chatted about the

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High school journalists make headlines on MTV series ‘The Paper’

There still are people with an affection for newspapers. Some are actually young people. Perhaps “The Paper,” a new reality series on youth-oriented MTV, will

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Travel. History. Kicking butt. That’s “Human Weapon,” the new History Channel series that each week follows two Americans—mixed martial arts fighter Jason Chambers

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12 Jul 2007 // 3:46 AM

Show puts model in anchor seat

TYLER, Texas—As Lauren Jones fixes her blond hair in the glassy reflection of a TV monitor before the 5 p.m. news broadcast, her fellow

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28 Jun 2007 // 2:57 AM

TYLER, Texas—It’s the third day in the first week of Lauren Jones’ trial by reality-TV fire, but the former Miss New York, “The

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Is offbeat stylist Ben Mollin cut out to be a ‘Shear Genius’?

CHICAGO - Ben Mollin doesn’t look like a man who would know about hair. First of all, he barely has any - he keeps

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9 May 2007 // 6:22 AM

Armando Montelongo It really isn’t so odd that Armando Montelongo is a TV star. I mean, look at him - actor’s face, strong

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17 Apr 2007 // 11:00 PM

Shear Genius

The model looked like a punk who had just been chased through the woods by flesh-eating zombies.

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Moving Pixels Podcast: 'The Fall' Explores Artificial Intelligence and Identity

// Moving Pixels

"The Fall raises questions about the self and personal identity by considering how an artificial intelligence governs itself.

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