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The Best 2000s Reality Shows  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite reality programs that aired in the 2000s - no straight game shows

These are the best 2000s reality shows ranked from best to worst by user votes. Some great 2000s reality programs are centered around people looking for love, while other good 2000s reality shows were game changing competition shows. Many of the greatest 2000s reality series effectively changed the landscape of TV forever.

What series appear on this best 2000s reality shows list? Survivor revolutionized reality competition series when it premiered back in 2000. After airing dozens of seasons, the show remains one of the most popular reality series on television today. America's Next Top Model, hosted by supermodel Tyra Banks, is another great reality program from the 00s.

American Idol has introduced music fans to several talented artists including Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Adam Lambert. The Hills, The Challenge and 16 and Pregnant, all of which aired on MTV, also are featured on this top 2000s reality shows list.

Which 2000s reality show do you think is the best? Let your voice be heard by voting your favorites up to the top of this list!
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The Real Housewives of Orange ... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best 2000s Reality Shows
Vicki Gunvalson, Tamra Judge, Gretchen Rossi
The Real Housewives of Orange County is an American reality television series that premiered on March 21, 2006 on Bravo. It has aired nine seasons and focuses on the personal and professional ...more
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Boy Meets Boy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best 2000s Reality Shows
Franklin Ferguson, Dan Wells, Brian Austin
Boy Meets Boy is an American reality television show in which a gay man met and chose a mate from a group of 15 potential male suitors. The show featured the twist that the "leading ...more
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Keeping Up with the Kardashian... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best 2000s Reality Shows
Kris Jenner, Caitlyn Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian
Keeping Up with the Kardashians (E!, 2007) is an American reality television series focusing on the personal and professional lives of the Kardashian–Jenner blended family.
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16 and Pregnant is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best 2000s Reality Shows
Drew Pinsky, Weston Gosa Jr., Weston Gosa
16 and Pregnant is an American reality television series that debuted June 11, 2009, on MTV. It follows the stories of pregnant teenage girls in high school dealing with the hardships of teenage ...more
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The Bachelor is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best 2000s Reality Shows
Chris Harrison, Brad Womack, Sean Lowe
The Bachelor is an American reality television dating game show debuting in 2002 on ABC. For all seasons, the show is hosted by Chris Harrison. There are three related series: The Bachelorette, ...more
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Run's House is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best 2000s Reality Shows
Joseph Simmons, Justine Simmons, Vanessa Simmons
Run's House is an American reality television series that debuted on October 13, 2005. The series chronicles the family life of former Run–D.M.C. rapper and hip-hop music pioneer Joseph Simmons, ...more
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Teen Mom is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best 2000s Reality Shows
Teen Mom, renamed Teen Mom OG in the fifth season, is an American reality television series that premiered on December 8, 2009 on MTV. Developed as the first spin-off of 16 and Pregnant, it ...more