When reality TV became a staple part of America’s past-time, many people wrongly thought that the trend would be short lived. Whether this is fortunate or not, reality TV is cheap to produce, because hell, who needs writers or professional actors for entertainment, right? This list takes a list at the reality shows that have demonstrated success through longevity, and have stood the test of time.
12. Dancing with the Stars
Dancing with the Stars is the American dance competition premised on the British television series Strictly Come Dancing. The show pairs celebrities with a professional dancer and they perform routines to win the judges points and praise, as well as the audience votes. The couple receiving the lowest combined total of points and votes is eliminated until a winner is declared. The show aired in 2005 and has filmed 21 seasons so far!ABC/Adam Taylor