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The Best Fox Reality TV Shows

Updated September 23, 2020 723 votes 80 voters 6.3k views45 items

Fox is known for putting out some great reality TV. Love it or hate it, reality shows on Fox have a way of getting attention. Form old to new programs, reality has long been a staple of the network. Which are the best Fox reality shows? Vote below to help decide. 

The best Fox Reality TV programs of all time include the most viewed, most popular shows on Fox Reality, and this list covers the entire history of the network. The list you're viewing contains shows like The Simple Life, Joe Millionaire, Punk'd, Smile...You're Under Arrest!, and The Search for the Next Elvira.

Television fans in different locations grew up with Fox Reality on different channels, but most of us got the same shows. Don't let your favorite Fox Reality TV shows sink to the bottom of the list! The list of top Fox Reality television shown below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the Fox Reality network, even ones that have had their time or have been canceled. You can use the shows in this fact-based list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to.

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  • 1
    Paradise Hotel
    29
    17

    Paradise Hotel

    Kristin Cavallari, Amanda Byram

    Premiered2003

    Genres (Tv)Reality, Dating

    Paradise Hotel (Fox, 2019) is an American reality television program created by Howard... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Solitary
    24
    14

    Solitary

    Steven Gee, Nikki Knight

    Premiered2006

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    Solitary is a reality show on the Fox Reality Channel whose contestants were kept in... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Hell's Kitchen
    14
    7

    Hell's Kitchen

    Gordon Ramsay, Jean Philippe Susilovic

    Premiered2005

    Genres (Tv)Reality Competition, Cooking show, Reality television

    Hell's Kitchen (Fox, 2005) is an American reality competition television series based on the... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Paradise Hotel - Season 2
    14
    7

    Paradise Hotel - Season 2

  • 5
    American Grit
    12
    5

    American Grit

    John Cena, Rorke Denver

    Genres (Tv)Reality

    American Grit (Fox, 2016) is a reality competition series filmed at the foothills of Mt.... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    The Masked Singer
    12
    5

    Genres (Tv)Reality competition, Music

    The Masked Singer (Fox, 2019) is an American reality competition series based on the South... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    Beauty and the Geek
    22
    19

    Beauty and the Geek

    Mike Richards, Sam Horrigan

    Premiered2005

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    Beauty and the Geek is a reality television series that is an international franchise, the U.S... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell and Back

    Genres (Tv)Reality

    Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell & Back (Fox, 2018) is an American reality television series.... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Nanny 911
    9
    3

    Nanny 911

    Deborah Carroll, Stella Reid

    Premiered2004

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    Nanny 911 is a reality television show in the United States, which originally aired on FOX. On... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    MasterChef
    11
    6

    MasterChef

    Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot

    Premiered2010

    Genres (Tv)Cooking show, Reality television

    MasterChef (Fox, 2010) is an American competitive cooking reality show based on the original... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    The Simple Life
    10
    5

    The Simple Life

    Nicole Richie

    Premiered2003

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Reality television

    The Simple Life (Fox, 2003) is an American reality television series created by Mary-Ellis... more on Wikipedia

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  • 12
    The X Factor (UK)
    10
    5

    The X Factor (UK)

    Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne

    Premiered2004

    Genres (Tv)Talent show, Game show, Music television, Reality television

    The X Factor is a British television music competition to find new singing talent, contested... more on Wikipedia

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  • 13
    MasterChef Junior
    10
    5

    MasterChef Junior

    Gordon Ramsay, Christina Tosi

    Premiered2013

    Genres (Tv)Game show, Cooking show, Reality television

    MasterChef Junior (Fox, 2013) is an American cooking competition. 24 of the best junior home... more on Wikipedia

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  • 14
    Hotel Hell
    11
    6

    Hotel Hell

    Gordon Ramsay

    Premiered2012

    Genres (Tv)Documentary, Reality television

    Hotel Hell (Fox, 2012) is an American reality television series. World famous chef Gordon... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Mental Samurai
    8
    2

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Reality, Game show

    Mental Samurai (Fox, 2019) is an obstacle course competition series. Hosted by Rob Lowe, the... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Trading Spouses
    Trading Spouses, often advertised as Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy, is a FOX reality... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Beat Shazam
    9
    4

    Beat Shazam

    Jamie Foxx, October Gonzalez

    Genres (Tv)Game show

    Beat Shazam is an American television game show which airs on Fox. It is hosted by Jamie Foxx,... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Cops
    12
    8

    Cops

    Andrew Fincher, Joe Guay

    Premiered1988

    Genres (Tv)Crime Fiction, Documentary, Reality television

    Cops (Fox, 1988) is an American documentary-reality legal series and one of the... more on Wikipedia

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  • 19
    Love Connection
    9
    6

    Love Connection

    Chuck Woolery

    Premiered1983

    Genres (Tv)Game show

    Love Connection is an American television game show, hosted by Chuck Woolery, in which singles... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    First Responders Live
    First Responders Live (Fox, 2019) is an American documentary-reality television series created... more on Wikipedia

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  • 21
    Punk'd
    17
    17

    Punk'd

    Ashton Kutcher, Brian Fitzpatrick

    Premiered2003

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    Punk'd is an American hidden camera-practical joke reality television series that first aired... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    The Masked Singer: After the Mask

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Singing, Competition, Reality, Reality Competition, Talk Show

    The Masked Singer: After the Mask (Fox, 2020) is an American reality singing competition... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    The F Word
    8
    4

    The F Word

    Gordon Ramsay

    Premiered2005

    Genres (Tv)Cooking show, Reality television, Home improvement

    The F Word (Channel 4, 2005) is a British food magazine and cookery show. Each episode was... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    My Big Fat Obnoxious Boss
    8
    4

    My Big Fat Obnoxious Boss

    Jamie Denbo, Tamara Clatterbuck

    Premiered2004

    Genres (Tv)Game show, Reality television

    My Big Fat Obnoxious Boss was a television show on the Fox Network that was filmed in July... more on Wikipedia

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  • 25
    Labor of Love
    5
    0

    Labor of Love

    Kristy Katzmann

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Dating, Reality

    Labor of Love (Fox, 2020) is a reality dating television series hosted by Kristin Davis. Labor... more on Wikipedia

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