Title : Reality Check
Duration : 8 x 30 min
Broadcaster : ABC


Reality CHECK delves into our fascination with Reality TV and analyses how this relatively new genre has become an integral part of our daily lives. Looking at national and international Reality TV programs and trends, Reality CHECK exposes the tips and tricks that make this form of entertainment the most watched television around the globe.


Reality CHECK is a documentary series of eight 30-minute episodes produced by Cordell Jigsaw Zapruder (CJZ), broadcast by ABC TV and hosted by Tom Ballard. Each week, a panel of reality TV insiders including television producers, judges and contestants join Tom to dissect, discuss and explain the successes and failures of the Reality TV format. This sometimes hilarious, sometimes tragic and sometimes very moving exposè, makes sense of our weird and wonderful Reality TV obsession.