UPDATED: Check out The Best Reality TV Shows of 2020!
Not only are there lots of new reality TV shows premiering in 2019 but many favorite reality series are returning. This list looks at the best current television reality shows that that will be airing new episodes in 2019. Each show keeps it real (well, real enough), but which are the best new and returning reality TV shows in 2019?
The reality competition show seems to be king in 2019. Most of the reality television airing in 2019 is some sort of reality talent competition with shows including old favorites such as The Voice, American Idol, Project Runway, RuPaul's Drag Race, and more. Other reality TV shows on the air in 2019 has more of a docudrama angle. Naked and Afraid and Deadliest Catch both offer an eye into extraordinary lives or situations. There are also plenty of shows such as Sister Wives, The Real Housewives, and Little Women that combine the sense of documentary with maybe the purest or most traditional form of reality television: watching other people's lives.
Which reality TV shows are you going to watch in 2019? Keep it real by voting up the best new and returning reality shows to air in 2019. Then see which reality shows are returning in 2020.
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- 7967The Amazing Race (CBS, 2001) is a reality competition tv show created by Elise Doganieri and... more
- 6655The Voice (NBC, 2011) is an American reality television singing competition hosted by Kelly... more
- 5948The Great British Bake Off (also called Bake Off or GBBO) is a British television baking... more
- 6656The Masked Singer (Fox, 2019) is an American reality competition series based on the South... more
- 8275Impractical Jokers (truTV, 2011) is an American hidden camera reality game show with... more
- 5549Top Chef is an American reality competition show on the cable television network Bravo, that... more
- 5954MasterChef Junior (Fox, 2013) is an American cooking competition. 24 of the best junior home... more
- 5145Nailed It! (Netflix, 2018) is a reality bake-off competition series. Three amateur bakers... more
- 6158American Ninja Warrior is a sports entertainment competition spin-off of the television series... more
Spring Baking ChampionshipNancy Fuller, Duff GoldmanSpring Baking Championship (Food Network, 2015) is an American cooking competition television... more
- 6666RuPaul's Drag Race is an American reality competition television series produced by World of... more
- 2820Big Brother (CBS, 2000) is a television reality game show based on an originally Dutch TV... more
The First 48Dion Graham, Caroline MasonThe First 48 (A&E, 2004) is an American documentary television series that offers an insider's... more
- 4036Worst Cooks in America is an American reality television series that premiered on January 3,... more
- 3530Top Gear is a British television series about motor vehicles, primarily cars, and is the most... more
- 4036Hoarders (A&E, 2009) is an American reality television series that depicts the real-life... more
- 4949Project Runway (Bravo, 2004) is an American reality television series created by Eli Holzman.... more
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Bar RescueJon Taffer, P.J. KingBar Rescue is an American reality TV series that premiered on Spike on July 17, 2011. It stars... more
- 5051Lip Sync Battle (Paramount Network, 2015) is an American musical reality competition... more
Queer EyeAntoni Porowski, Tan FranceQueer Eye (Netflix, 2018) is an American reality series, and a reboot of the Bravo series. A... more
Trading SpacesGenevieve Gorder, Ty PenningtonTrading Spaces is an hour-long American television reality program that aired from 2000 to... more
- 4444Deadliest Catch (Discovery Channel, 2005) is an American reality television series. It... more
- 4040World of Dance (NBC, 2017) is an American reality dance competition series, hosted by Jenna... more