Paramount +, ViacomCBS’s streaming service, and MTV Entertainment Studios have announced the renewal of THE RETURN OF THE REAL WORLD, with two more seasons of the original unscripted juggernaut coming to service. Following the success and critically acclaimed THE REAL WORLD HOMECOMING: NEW YORK, the second season of THE REAL WORLD HOMECOMING will reunite the original cast of THE REAL WORLD: MTV LOS ANGELES, with a third installment to be announced at a later date.
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.
Since MTV’s THE REAL WORLD premiered in 1992 by Jonathan Murray and the late Mary-Ellis 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 hits such as RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE ALL STARS, THE CHALLENGE: ALL STARS, BEHIND THE MUSIC and RUPAUL’S ALL STARS: UNTUCKED.
In addition to its original unscripted series, including THE REAL WORLD HOMECOMING: NEW YORK, THE CHALLENGE: ALL STARS, RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE ALL STARS and RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE 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.
Sitarah Pendelton-Eaglin, Candida Boyette-Clemons and Nadim Amiry are executive producers for MTV Entertainment Studios. Jonathan Murray, Julie Pizzi, Erica Ross, Kevin Lee and James Knox are executive producers for Bunim / Murray Productions. Skye Topic, Jacob Lane, Joe Rosenzweig and Lauren Goldstein are co-executive producers, and George Verschoor is consultant producer.
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