PARAMOUNT + AND MTV ENTERTAINMENT STUDIOS ANNOUNCE “THE REAL WORLD HOMECOMING: LOS ANGELES” WORLD PREMIERE ON WEDNESDAY NOV. 24
Seven cast members of “The Real World: Los Angeles” to reunite at same iconic Venice Beach home from 1993
First image and trailer revealed
NEW YORK – October 8, 2021 – Paramount +, the streaming service of ViacomCBS, and MTV Entertainment Studios today announced that the second season of the hit unscripted original series THE REAL WORLD HOMECOMING will air exclusively on the service on Wednesday November 24. Multi-episode docuseries will reunite original Los Angeles actors Beth Anthony, Beth Stolarczyk, David Edwards, Glen Naessens, Irene Berrera-Kearns, Jon Brennan, and Tami Roman in the same iconic 1993 Venice beach house.
This groundbreaking season of THE REAL WORLD has made history with a number of first series, including never-before-seen ‘denominational’ style interviews, with cast members leaving mid-season with new guests moving in, a wedding and more. The series also touched on important issues such as same-sex relationships, abortion, consent, safer sex and eating disorders. After spending decades apart, the roommates will reconnect to find out how the show has transformed their lives since the cameras stopped rolling, and they’ll find out, once again, what happens when people stop being. polite … and start to get real.
THE REAL WORLD HOMECOMING is produced by Sitarah Pendelton-Eaglin, Candida Boyette-Clemons and Nadim Amiry for MTV Entertainment Studios; and Jonathan Murray, Julie Pizzi, Erica Ross, Kevin Lee and James Knox for Bunim / Murray Productions. Skye Topic, Jacob Lane, Joe Rosenzweig and Lauren Goldstein are executive co-producers and George Verschoor is consultant producer.
Since MTV’s THE REAL WORLD was premiered in 1992 by Jonathan Murray and the late Mary-Ellis Bunim of Bunim / Murray Productions, he has been widely credited with launching reality TV. MTV Entertainment Studios has dominated the genre and continues to grow its unscripted library on Paramount +, which is home to successful original series such as RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE ALL STARS, THE CHALLENGE: ALL STARS, BEHIND THE MUSIC and RUPAUL’S ALL STARS: UNTUCKED.
Paramount + also provides an extensive library of unscripted programming from ViacomCBS, including fan favorites such as LOVE & HIP HOP, LOVE ISLAND, THE AMAZING RACE, SURVIVOR, THE CHALLENGE, BIG BROTHER, JERSEY SHORE and many more.
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About Paramount +:
Paramount +, a direct-to-consumer digital subscription video-on-demand and live streaming service from ViacomCBS, combines live sports, breaking news and a mountain of entertainment. The premium streaming service offers a vast library of original series, blockbuster shows and popular movies of all genres from world-renowned brands and production studios including BET, CBS, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon , Paramount Pictures and Smithsonian Channel. The service is also the home of streaming unparalleled sports programming, including all CBS sporting events, from golf to football to basketball and more, as well as exclusive broadcast rights to major sports properties, including some of the biggest and most popular soccer leagues in the world. Paramount + also allows subscribers to stream local CBS stations live across the United States, in addition to the ability to stream Viacom’s other live channelsCBS Streaming: CBSN for 24/7 News, CBS Sports HQ for sports news and analysis and ET Live for entertainment coverage.
About MTV Entertainment Group:
MTV Entertainment Group reaches over 1.4 billion young people globally on streaming, social and linear platforms in 180 countries and with over 725 million social media followers, making it one of the leading companies media for young people around the world. Connecting with audiences through nine iconic brands including MTV, Comedy Central, VH1, CMT, Pop, Logo, Smithsonian, Paramount Net and TV Land, MTV Entertainment Studios produces award-winning series, films and documentaries.
About Bunim / Murray Productions
Bunim / Murray Productions (BMP) is the leading producer of innovative entertainment content. The Emmy-winning company is widely recognized for creating the reality TV genre with its hit series The Real World, which hit Facebook after 32 seasons on MTV. BMP continued to innovate with the first reality TV game, Road Rules (MTV), in 1995; the first reality sitcom, The Simple Life (E!), in 2003; and the first reality series, Starting Over, in 2003. BMP’s current lineup includes Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Total Bellas (E!), The Challenge (MTV), Born This Way (A&E), Kim Kardashian West: The Justice Project (Oxygen), Ball in the Family (Facebook Watch), Endless (Snapchat), Miz and Mrs. (USA Network), Family or Fiance, Iyanla Fix My Life (OWN), Crystal Maze (Nickelodeon) and Emily’s Wonder Lab (Netflix). BMP, through BMP Films, also produced winner Transhood (HBO) They Call Us Monsters (PBS), Valentine Road (HBO), Pedro (MTV) and Autism: The Musical and Autism: The Sequel (HBO) for an Emmy Award. Based in Glendale, California, the company was founded in 1987 by Jonathan Murray and the late Mary-Ellis Bunim, who were inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 2012. Bunim / Murray Productions is a division of Banijay, the largest producer and distributor of content.
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