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The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows  

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Here are the best Netflix original reality shows currently streaming right now. Featuring cooking competitions, home improvement, and more, this list of Netflix reality originals is updated with new and popular shows.

Must-watch Netflix original reality shows include Queer Eye, Magic for Humans, Stay Here, and Ultimate Beastmaster. But what is the BEST Netflix original reality series?

Vote up the best original reality series on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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Queer Eye is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Antoni Porowski, Tan France, Karamo Brown
Queer Eye (Netflix, 2018) is an American reality series, and a reboot of the Bravo series. A new Fab Five set out to Atlanta to help the city's straight men refine their wardrobes, grooming, ...more
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Ultimate Beastmaster is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Ultimate Beastmaster Tiki Barber, Rafinha Bastos, Terry Crews
Ultimate Beastmaster (Netflix, 2017) is an American competition reality show created by Dave Broome. Featuring select television hosts, actors, comedians and athletes as commentators from the ...more
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Inside the World's Toughest Pr... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Inside the World's Toughest Prisons

Raphael Rowe, who spent 12 years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit, investigates some of the world's toughest prisons from the inside.

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Dancing Queen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Alyssa Edwards
Dancing Queen (Netflix, 2018) is an American documentary reality television series. Justin Johnson, aka drag superstar Alyssa Edwards, juggles his dance life, drag life, family life, and love
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Sugar Rush is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Candace Nelson, Adriano Zumbo, Hunter March
Sugar Rush is an American web television series, initially released on July 13, 2018. The show features four teams of bakers competing in a baking competition. Time's the most important ...more
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Cooking on High is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Josh Leyva
Cooking on High (Netflix, 2018) is an American cooking competition television show. Contestants must cook with marijuana and are judged by celebrity judges.
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Amazing Interiors is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Amazing Interiors (Netflix, 2018) is an American reality television show created by Jude Parker. The show's premise revolves around finding and showcasing homes that, despite their ordinary ...more
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Nailed It! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Nicole Byer, Jacques Torres, Zac Young
Nailed It! (Netflix, 2018) is a reality bake-off competition series. Three amateur bakers compete to replicate complicated cakes and confectionery, in order to win a $10,000 cash prize.
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Magic for Humans is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Justin Willman
Magic for Humans (Netflix, 2018) is an American reality television show. Comedian and magician Justin Willman performs magic tricks for people on the street.
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Selling Sunset is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Selling Sunset

The elite real estate brokers at The Oppenheim Group sell the luxe life to affluent buyers in LA. The drama ramps up when a new agent joins the team.

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Zumbo's Just Desserts is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Adriano Zumbo, Rachel Khoo
Zumbo's Just Desserts (Seven Network, 2016) is an Australian baking reality competition television program hosted by Adriano Zumbo and Rachel Khoo. Amateur Australian chefs compete to impress ...more
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Instant Hotel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Instant Hotel

Teams of Australian homeowners compete for the title of best Instant Hotel by staying overnight in each other's rentals and rating their experience.

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Street Food is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Street Food (Netflix, 2019) is an American food documentary television series created by David Gelb and Brian McGinn. The show explores the rich culture of street food in some of the world's ...more
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Blown Away is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Nick Uhas
Blown Away (Netflix, 2019) is a competitive reality television series. Ten master artists turn up the heat in glassblowing sculpture challenges for the chance to win $60,000 in prizes and the ...more
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Fastest Car is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Fastest Car (Netflix, 2018) is a documentary series. In a quarter mile drag race, drivers of exotic supercars go up against sleeper cars built and modified by dedicated gearheads.
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Stay Here is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Genevieve Gorder, Peter Lorimer
Stay Here (Netflix, 2018) is an American reality television series. Genevieve Gorder, an interior designer, and Peter Lorimer, a real estate broker, transform homeowners' short-term rental homes ...more
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Awake: The Million Dollar Game is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
James Davis
Awake: The Million Dollar Game (Netflix, 2019) is a comedy television game show. Contestants, sleepless for 24 hours, stumble through challenges both eccentric and normal for a chance at a $1 ...more
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The Final Table is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
The Final Table
The Final Table (Netflix, 2018) is an American competitive cooking reality television series. Teams of chefs vie to impress some of the world's toughest palates as they whip up iconic dishes ...more
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The Chef Show is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Roy Choi, Jon Favreau
The Chef Show (Netflix, 2019) is an American cooking show presented by Jon Favreau and Roy Choi. The hosts experiment with their favorite recipes and techniques, baking, cooking, exploring and ...more
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Tidying Up with Marie Kondo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Marie Kondo
Tidying Up with Marie Kondo (Netflix, 2019) is a web television series created by Marie Kondo. Marie Kondo offers tips on the art of keeping your home and workspace tidy and organized.
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Rhythm + Flow is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Cardi B, Matthew Carter, Chance the Rapper
Rhythm + Flow (Netflix, 2019) is an American competitive reality television series. Judges Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. search for the next breakout hip-hop star.
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¡Nailed It! México is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Omar Chaparro, Anna Ruiz
Nailed It! (Netflix, 2019) is a Mexican version of the 2018 American reality bake-off competition series. Three amateur bakers compete to replicate complicated cakes and confectionery, in order ...more
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Girls Incarcerated is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Girls Incarcerated (Netflix, 2018) is a coming-of-age documentary series about troubled girls who are are juvenile delinquents in Madison Juvenile Center.
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Yummy Mummies is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Yummy Mummies (Seven Network, 2017) is an Australian reality television series. The show follows a group of wealthy, expectant mothers who are deeply competitive in their pre-birth rituals and ...more
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Dating Around is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Netflix Original Reality Shows
Dating Around (Netflix, 2019) is an American reality dating television series. Each episode of the series will follow one person going on five blind dates, and dates will reportedly include ...more