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The Most Stressful Reality Shows In 2019

Updated October 26, 2019 469 votes 28 voters31 items

List RulesVote up the reality television series airing new episodes during the 2019 calendar year that stressed you out the hardest.

Let's face it, a list of stressful reality shows in 2019 is also bound to be a list of shows that many of us will totally shamelessly binge watch. Why? Because sometimes the most stressful reality shows can also be the most fun. Who can get enough of shows like Hell's Kitchen or Survivor where you're allowed to vicariously fight your way through each episode from the comfort of your own couch? Here you'll find a list of the most stressful tv reality series of 2019. Though shows like What Would You Do? may perpetually leave you afraid you'll show up on them each time you come across a questionable social situation, there's an undeniable thrill in wondering what indeed you would do throughout the course of each episode.

So whether you secretly indulge in shows featuring horrible people or can't get enough of competition reality shows, here you'll have a chance to vote for which shows are the best. Simply select your favorite stressful but fun reality shows from the list, give them a thumbs up and watch it fight its way to the top in true reality show fashion.

 

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  • Chopped1
    19
    5

    Chopped

    Ted Allen, Alex Guarnaschelli

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

    Chopped is an American reality based cooking television series created by Dave Noll and...  more
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  • Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell and Back2

    Genres (Tv)Reality

    Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell & Back (Fox, 2018) is an American reality television series....  more
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  • Hell's Kitchen3
    14
    2

    Hell's Kitchen

    Gordon Ramsay, Jean Philippe Susilovic

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

    Hell's Kitchen (Fox, 2005) is an American reality competition television series based on the...  more
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  • Worst Cooks in America4
    16
    8

    Worst Cooks in America

    Anne Burrell, Bobby Flay

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    Worst Cooks in America is an American reality television series that premiered on January 3,...  more
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  • The Amazing Race5
    9
    0

    The Amazing Race

    Phil Keoghan

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    The Amazing Race (CBS, 2001) is a reality competition tv show created by Elise Doganieri and...  more
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  • MasterChef6
    10
    2

    MasterChef

    Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot

    Genres (Tv)Cooking show, Reality television

    MasterChef (Fox, 2010) is an American competitive cooking reality show based on the original...  more
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  • Survivor7
    11
    5

    Survivor

    Jeff Probst

    Genres (Tv)Reality Competition, Gameshow

    Survivor is a reality game show produced in many countries throughout the world. In the show,...  more
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  • Paradise Hotel8
    10
    5

    Paradise Hotel

    Kristin Cavallari, Amanda Byram

    Genres (Tv)Reality, Dating

    Paradise Hotel (Fox, 2019) is an American reality television program created by Howard...  more
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  • Hoarders9
    10
    5

    Hoarders

    Matt Paxton, Robin Zasio

    Genres (Tv)Documentary, Reality television

    Hoarders (A&E, 2009) is an American reality television series that depicts the real-life...  more
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  • Intervention10
    9
    5

    Intervention

    Jeff VanVonderen, Candy Finnigan

    Genres (Tv)Documentary, Reality television

    Intervention (A&E, 2005) is an American documentary television series created by Sam Mettler....  more
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  • Iron Chef America11
    10
    8

    Iron Chef America

    Bill Murray, Anderson Cooper

    Genres (Tv)Cook-off, Game show, Food, Cooking show, Reality television

    Iron Chef America: The Series is an American cooking show based on Fuji Television's Iron...  more
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  • Live PD12
    8
    5

    Live PD

    Dan Abrams, Tom Morris Jr.

    Genres (Tv)Reality, Documentary

    Live PD (A&E, 2016) is a television series that follows police officers in the course of their...  more
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  • The Voice13
    6
    5

    The Voice

    Adam Levine, Blake Shelton

    Genres (Tv)Talent show, Reality television

    The Voice (NBC, 2011) is an American reality television singing competition hosted by Kelly...  more
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  • Southern Charm14
    6
    5

    Southern Charm

    Craig Conover, Cameran Eubanks

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    Southern Charm is an American reality television series that premiered March 3, 2014, on...  more
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  • Dance Moms15
    9
    10

    Dance Moms

    Abby Lee Miller, Maddie Ziegler

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    Dance Moms (Lifetime, 2011) is an American reality television series. It is set in Pittsburgh,...  more
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  • Top Chef16
    5
    0

    Top Chef

    Emeril Lagasse, Gail Simmons

    Genres (Tv)Cook-off, Cooking show, Reality television

    Top Chef is an American reality competition show on the cable television network Bravo, that...  more
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  • The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills17
    5
    6

    The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

    Yolanda Hadid, Kim Richards

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    The Real Housewives (Bravo, 2010) of Beverly Hills is an American reality television series...  more
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  • Celebrity Big Brother18
    8
    10

    Celebrity Big Brother

    Lucy Pinder, La Toya Jackson

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

    Celebrity Big Brother is a television reality game show based on the Dutch show Big Brother,...  more
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  • Project Runway: All Stars19
    8
    10

    Project Runway: All Stars

    Angela Lindvall, Carolyn Murphy

    Genres (Tv)Reality Competition, Reality television

    Project Runway All Stars is a spin-off series based on Project Runway. It features 13...  more
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  • 60 Days In20
    8
    10

    60 Days In

    Jamey Noel, Scottie Maples

    Genres (Tv)Documentary

    60 Days In (A&E, 2016) is a television docuseries, in which seven individuals volunteer to go...  more
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  • Trigger Warning with Killer Mike21

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Reality TV, Docuseries

    Trigger Warning with Killer Mike (Netflix, 2019) is an American reality comedy series created...  more
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  • Siesta Key22
    5
    8

    Siesta Key

    Alex Kompothecras, Brandon Gomes

    Genres (Tv)Reality

    Siesta Key (MTV, 2017) is an American reality television series created by Mark Ford and...  more
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  • The Bachelor23
    8
    12

    The Bachelor

    Chris Harrison, Brad Womack

    Genres (Tv)Reality, Dating

    The Bachelor (ABC, 2002) is an American dating and relationship reality television series...  more
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  • Project Runway24
    5
    8

    Project Runway

    Tim Gunn, Heidi Klum

    Genres (Tv)Reality Competition, Reality television

    Project Runway (Bravo, 2004) is an American reality television series created by Eli Holzman....  more
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  • The Bachelorette25
    5
    8

    The Bachelorette

    Chris Harrison

    Genres (Tv)Reality, Dating

    The Bachelorette (ABC, 2003) is an American reality television dating game show, and a spinoff...  more
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