How Reality TV Shocked the World


Subject:
Television , History

Description:
As "a TV channel in the Netherlands ... [was set] to broadcast a programme where a terminally ill woman [would] pick someone to receive her kidneys," this May 2007 article discussed a number of other reality television shows "that hit headlines." Often these shows were in the news because portions of the shows were a hoax, as the "Big Donor Show" was later learned to be. From the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).

Creator:
Young, Kevin

Publisher:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/6700327.stm


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