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Wondering what to watch on MTV? This list of the best MTV shows on now in 2018 has you covered. Once primarily known for broadcasting programs related to music, MTV is now famous for reality television and the occasional scripted series. Here, you'll find every MTV series currently airing, ranked by user votes. If you're wondering what popular MTV shows are the best, look no further. 

What are some current shows on MTV you may want to check out? MTV classics Real World, True Life, and Total Request Live are still airing new episodes. For more reality TV, both Teen Mom and Teen Mom 2 continue to explore the tribulations of teenage motherhood. Not all MTV programming is reality, however. The anthology slasher series Scream - based on the movie of the same name - is a horror TV series fans of the macabre are sure to love. Other good MTV shows currently airing new episodes include MTV Floribama Shore, Promposal, and Siesta Key.

With so many great MTV shows on now, it's hard to pick just one as the best of the best. Vote your favorites to the top of the list below!

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Are You the One? is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Are You the One? Ryan Devlin, John Jacobs, Simone Kelly Are You the One? (MTV, 2014) is an American reality television series presented by Terrence J. Secretly paired into male-female couples by producers, via a matchmaking algorithm, a group of men ...more

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MTV Floribama Shore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
MTV Floribama Shore Jeremiah Buoni, Codi Butts, Kortni Gilson MTV Floribama Shore (MTV, 2017) is an American reality television series, and a successor to Jersey Shore. On the Gulf Coast at Panama City Beach, eight young adults live together during the ...more

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Scream is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Scream Willa Fitzgerald, Bex Taylor-Klaus, John Karna Scream (MTV, 2015) is an American anthology slasher television series developed by Jill Blotevogel, Dan Dworkin and Jay Beattie, based on the film series. After a cyber-bullying incident serves ...more

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Siesta Key is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Siesta Key Brandon Gomes, Madisson Hausburg, Alex Kompothecras Siesta Key (MTV, 2017) is an American reality television series created by Mark Ford and Warren Skeels. Follows a group of young adults confronting issues of love, heartbreak, betrayal, and ...more

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Wild 'n Out is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Wild 'n Out Nick Cannon, Leonard Robinson, DeRay Davis Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out is an American sketch comedy and improv television series that was created and hosted by comedian Nick Cannon. It debuted on July 28, 2005, on MTV and concluded ...more

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The Challenge is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
The Challenge T.J. Lavin, Johnny 'Bananas' Devenanzio, Aneesa Ferreira The Challenge is a reality game show on MTV that is spun off from the network's two reality shows, The Real World and the now cancelled Road Rules. It features alumni from these two shows, in ...more

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Ridiculousness is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Ridiculousness Sterling Brim, Chanel West Coast, Rob Dyrdek Ridiculousness is an American comedy clip show that began airing on August 29, 2011. On television, the show is rated TV-14 due to language and violence, hosted by Rob Dyrdek and co-hosted by ...more

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Catfish: The TV Show is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Catfish: The TV Show Yaniv Schulman, Max Joseph, Bettina Kenney Catfish: The TV Show is an American reality-based docu-series television series airing on MTV about the truths and lies of online dating. The series is based on the 2010 film Catfish and is ...more

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True Life is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
True Life Serena Altschul True Life is an American documentary television series that has been airing on MTV since March 31, 1998. Each episode follows a particular topic, such as heroin addiction as in the first episode ...more

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Teen Mom 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Teen Mom 2 Jenelle Evans, Chelsea Houska, Kailyn Lowry Teen Mom 2 is an American reality television series that premiered January 11, 2011, on MTV. It follows the lives of four girls from the second season of 16 and Pregnant as they navigate their ...more

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Teen Mom is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Teen Mom Amber Portwood, Catelynn Lowell, Maci Bookout 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

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Fear Factor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Fear Factor Joe Rogan Fear Factor is an American stunt/dare reality game show. It originally aired between 2001 and 2006, when it was cancelled. It was later revived in 2011, only to be cancelled again on May 13, ...more

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My Super Sweet 16 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
My Super Sweet 16 Mary Morrison, Quincy Brown, Shad Moss My Super Sweet 16 is a MTV reality series documenting the lives of teenagers, usually in the United States, Canada and UK, who usually have wealthy parents who throw huge coming of age ...more

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MTV Unplugged is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
MTV Unplugged Jules Shear MTV Unplugged is a TV series showcasing many popular musical artists usually playing acoustic instruments. The show has received the George Foster Peabody Award and 3 Primetime Emmy nominations ...more

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Total Request Live is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Total Request Live Jamie Lynn Spears Total Request Live was the Italian version of the American show of the same name that originated in 1999. Originally broadcast weekdays at 2.00 p.m., its time slot was changed as it ran into its ...more

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SafeWord is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Safeword Carly Aquilino, Rob Marrocco Jr., Sherry Cola SafeWord (MTV, 2017) is a comedy game show where famous friends become frenemies through a series of fun and daring games. Hosted by Terrence J, each celebrity is paired with our “Safety Crew” ...more

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Promposal is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Promposal Promposal (MTV, 2017) is a reality show that explores the creative, romantic, and outlandish journey of asking someone to prom, highlighting teens pulling out all the stops to land their dream

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Real World is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MTV Shows
Real World Janelle Casanave, Alton Williams II, Arissa Hill The Real World is a reality television program on MTV originally produced by Mary-Ellis Bunim and Jonathan Murray. First broadcast in 1992, the show, which was inspired by the 1973 PBS ...more