Advantages and Disadvantages of Reality Shows

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Reality Shows

By | November 2012
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If you have been watching too many channels of late, then chances are that you will be tired of seeing orchestrated shows with nothing new. Reality shows are a lot different. It will actually be a refreshing change where you can relate it to your own lifestyle. No makeovers, no silly settings…everything real almost. If you thought that reality shows have all been made as the events uncovered, then you are mistaken. Some channels will fake that too and pass it off as real. But nevertheless they can be refreshing for some of us. The only thing that you can sure is real, is the news channels. As for the rest you will need to take it with a pinch of salt.

Come on, everyone can agree that not all reality shows are classy sources of entertainment and they’re mostly not informative. But still there are dozens of new reality shows coming up every month. How is that they get produced every so often? It’s not completely about viewer statistics. Reality shows don’t require huge budgets to produce as compared to prime time drama shows. While as drama shows need expensive sets, an all star cast and brilliant story writers (who also need good money) to achieve prime time success; reality shows need none of that. They just need a dirty plot, interesting characters and they’re off to make a commercial success. Every Jane, Sam and Lucy loves a bit of drama and its all the more interesting if you’re made to believe it’s real.

Now everyone is behind reality shows. Reality shows help people to show their true talent to the world. Most of the upcoming dance artists are the product of reality shows. As there is no gender differentiation, everyone will get equal opportunity to showcase their talents.

Dancing with the Stars is one of the popular dance reality shows airing on ABC in the United States. In this dance show, celebrities will pair with professional ballroom dancers in live contests. So You Think You Can Dance is the other hit reality dance competition that is...