Some competitors come onto The Challenge with a lot of potential. They might win a daily challenge, win eliminations, or just come across as super likable. At some point in the competition they get eliminated, then the calls stop coming, and they haven’t been back to The Challenge in a while. Here are ten people who viewers want to see return to The Challenge even … Continue reading 10 Competitors Who’ve Never Seen a Final But Should Return
Melissa Reeves, star of The Challenge and Ex on the Beach UK, took to social media to announce she’s pregnant. She has stated her “mini me” is coming later in 2020! Melissa is known for her feisty appearances on Vendettas and Final Reckoning. During her time on The Challenge she has gotten in multiple fights, most notably on Final Reckoning when she fought Kailah and … Continue reading Melissa Reeves is Pregnant
Dirty Thirty seems like a very recent season to me, but we’ve now seen four seasons following it. It’s safe to say this season had a long-term impact of the Challenge series and its effects still impact current seasons. I would even argue that this season began the modern era of The Challenge and retired a few elements of older seasons. Looking back on the … Continue reading Game Changers: Dirty Thirty
The Challenge has instilled the fear of death into many of its competitors. Usually, it’s just part of the competition and the games are safe. Then there are the times when things go wrong and competitors end up in a compromising situation. There have been multiple times over the years when viewers were actually worried about the welfare of competitors. These competitors had some near-death … Continue reading Ten Challenges Where Someone Could Have Died
The Challenge has given us a number of successful people. Not just on the show, but some people have gone on to become bonafide celebrities. While some people fully embrace their past on the show, others have left their MTV experience in the rare view. Why do people do this? Mostly because it can hurt their chances of getting auditions and casting opportunities. One of … Continue reading Life After The Challenge: Should Celebrities Like Theo Von Ignore their Past?
With great sadness I am reported Alexis Eddy from Are You the One? season 6 was found dead on the morning of January 9, 2020. She was 23 years old. TMZ has reported she went into cardiac arrest this morning and there is no foul play suspected. A toxicology report was conducted but results have not been released. While Alexis never did appear on The … Continue reading Alexis Eddy from Are You the One? 6 Dead at 23
Last year, during The Challenge off season, I wrote about a few seasons that changes the trajectory for the Real World/Road Rules/ Challenge franchise (Inferno 3, Real World: Las Vegas, Rivals 2, Road Rules Maximum Velocity Tour, Real World: Brooklyn, and The Gauntlet). We’re back in the off season, so I wanted to pick up this series of posts. This time, I want to look … Continue reading Game Changers: Real World St. Thomas