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The Best New Reality TV Shows of the Last Few Years

Updated April 13, 2021 6.3k votes 2.0k voters 69.9k views246 items

List RulesOnly shows that premiered Season 1 on or after January 1, 2017.

With so many great TV series currently airing, we’re ranking the best reality TV shows since 2017. Our list of the highest rated reality shows of the past three years is ranked by viewers from everywhere, so make sure you vote up the best new reality series on television. What is the best new reality TV show? 

Featuring new talent shows, cooking competitions, survival shows, and hidden camera pranks, the best recent reality shows include Next in Fashion, Trigger Warning with Killer Mike, Ex on the Beach, and Life of Kylie. ABC's The Proposal is easily considered to be one of the most bingeworthy shows today, while Fox's The Masked Singer is known as the show to watch now. 

Vote up the best new reality shows on TV and feel free to add any new reality series missing from the list. 

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    Peter Tomarken, Savage Steve Holland
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    LEGO Masters

    Will Arnett
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    Songland

    Ester Dean, Shane McAnally
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    Crazy Delicious

    Carla Hall, Niklas Ekstedt and Heston Blumenthal
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    Celebrity Watch Party

    Rob Lowe, Meghan Trainor
    Celebrity Watch Party (Fox, 2020) is an American reality television series based on the...  more
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    Buddy vs. Duff

    Buddy Valastro, Duff Goldman
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    Nadiya's Time To Eat

    Nadiya Hussain
    Nadiya's Time To Eat (Netflix, 2020) is a reality cooking television series starring Nadiya...  more
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    Craftopia

    Lauren Riihimaki
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    Legendary

    Megan Thee Stallion, Law Roach
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    Queer Eye

    Antoni Porowski, Tan France
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    Wife Swap

    John Schwab, Brian Lee
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    Spin the Wheel

    Dax Shepard
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    Nailed It! Germany

    Angelina Kirsch, Bernd Siefert.
    Nailed It! Germany (Netflix, 2020) is a baking competition show hosted by Angelina Kirsch and...  more
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    100 Humans

    Zanaib Johnson, Sammy Abeid
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    Be Our Chef

    Angela Kinsey
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    Gayme Show

    Matt Rogers, Dave Mizzoni
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    Floored

    Liza Koshy, Will 'Wildabeast' Adams
    Floored (Quibi, 2020) is a short dance reality television series hosted by Liza Koshy. Two...  more
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    Karma

    Michelle Khare
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    The Big Flower Fight

    Vic Reeves, Natasia Demetriou
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    All on the Line

    Paul Christie, Johnny Johnson
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