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?
Final Reckoning was the second consecutive season of The Challenge without a Real Worlder debuting on the show. Despite this, The Real World is still a huge presence on the show. With a new Real World season in the works, it seems possible that The Real World will remain a staple on The Challenge. Some of the Real Worlders who shined on their season fizzled … Continue reading Ten People Great for The Real World, Not for The Challenge
This week, we saw Bananas compete against his new enemy Joss. While this was the main event, Tony and Sylvia also competed against each other. Both of these Real World Skeleton roommates had bad blood after Invasion, but it seems like there wasn’t a lot of anger when Sylvia eliminated Tony this season. This also isn’t the first time former roommates had to face each … Continue reading Every Time Former Cast Mates Battled in Elimination
As previously reported, Are You the One? is getting its own spin off. While AYTO has invaded The Challenge and The Real World, it looks like The Real World is going to have some presence on the new show. Karamo hints at his presence on the show in a recent tweet. The spin off is being filmed in Australia, where Karamo is currently staying. It’s … Continue reading Karamo Brown to Host Are You the One Spin Off
Over the years, The Real World has seen multiple openly gay cast members. Its first season in 1992 featured Norman, who was the first gay cast member as well as a pioneer for homosexuals on television. The third season saw Pedro, an openly gay man who was HIV+. Throughout the years we’ve seen dozens of cast members who do not identify as heterosexual, but one … Continue reading The Real World’s Unexpected Gay Star
This week we saw Eric quit Battle of the Seasons. Perhaps it was his constant appearances in The Arena, perhaps he didn’t want to defeat his lover Devyn, or perhaps he thought it would be funny. Regardless of the reasoning, he’s gone, and his teammate Camila reluctantly left with him. Let’s look at some of the people people that have quit the challenge for no … Continue reading Challenges are Made for Quitters