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The Best 2000s Reality Shows

Updated July 27, 2021 2.2k votes 288 voters 9.9k views50 items

List RulesVote up the best reality shows (no straight game shows) that aired new episodes between 2000 and 2009.

These are the best 2000s reality shows ranked from best to worst by user votes. Some great '00s 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 at the start of the decade in 2000. After airing dozens (and 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.

What are the best '00s reality shows? Did the shows you think were the best make this list? Vote up the 2000s reality shows you think are the best of the decade and see where the reality shows of the 2000s you loved to watch rank.