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People have loved reality television for years now. From talent shows to dating competitions, we just can’t get enough.
Here you’ll find a list of the 13 most popular (or hated) names in the business.
She achieved fortune and fame from her role on Jersey Shore, but that’s not necessarily a good thing. Her personality on the show was so annoying that a man once punched her in the face.
Originally the hype man for iconic rap group Public Enemy, Flav broke into reality TV on VH1’s The Surreal Life. His popularity on the show led to the spin-off Strange Love, which led to another spin-off Flavor of Love.
One of the girls from the show even got her own series.
One of several names on the list that owe their fame to the ultra successful American Idol, the show’s first winner went on to release six platinum albums and win three Grammys.