Chris Hackett prides himself on his ability to create modern technology from junk piles, dumpsters and even compost heaps. Abandoned in the desert and determined to stay cool, he melts bullets, explodes a solar chimney, and assembles a propane-powered flamethrower in an effort to beat the heat.
aka: SYTYCD Canada
Based on the original American TV show 'So You Think You Can Dance', the Canadian series showcases the best in Canadian dancing talent. Each season, the show holds auditions in major cities across the country, scouring the nation for the top dancers in Canada. Competitors of all genres and styles try to wow the judges in the hopes of making the Top 20, which gives them the opportunity to perform on national television.
The Sand Masters create works of art while battling unpredictable weather, ambitious designs, demanding clients and a ticking clock.
Reality series following the fast-paced comings and goings of eight larger-than-life men and women who live fully, love passionately and work hard as only they can in Brooklyn's historic Russian-American neighborhood, Brighton Beach.
Rosie Pope has managed to create a thriving business as the owner/designer of Rosie Pope Maternity, the ultra high-end maternity brand for the most sophisticated and urban mothers-to-be. Rosie, the tough talking, straight shooting coach for the most privileged expecting mothers of Manhattan, advises her clients on everything from planning baby showers and hiring staff to decorating nurseries and organizing Brazilian waxing for the labor room.
Best friends and famous interior designers Tracy Hutson and Tanya McQueen journey across America looking for rare articles.
In-laws: most people have them... and sometimes, they can be a whole lot more than a newlywed bargained for. A&E Network shines a light on married couples dealing with meddling in-laws as they try to make peace with the help of an unconventional, no-nonsense relationship expert in the new original real-life series "Monster In-Laws" premiering Monday, October 24 at 10PM ET/PT. Each revealing 30-minute episode of "Monster In-Laws" will feature real-life married couples as they put their relatable in-law problems on display. Sometimes funny and sometimes not, one spouse finds themselves in the middle of the person they married and a member of their immediate family, desperate to put an end to the battles that are tearing them apart. Seasoned relationship experts bring the family under one roof and force them to face their issues head on so they can reach common ground and mend their broken relationships.
aka: Laguna Beach
MTV follows eight teens living in Laguna Beach nearing the end of high school and beginning the next chapter of their lives.
Body artist Kat Von D has left Miami Ink and is setting up shop in her hometown of L.A., and TLC has its cameras on her to capture her success... or failure. Even though she's one among many tattoo parlors in the City of Angels, Kat's reputation precedes her. But can she learn how to balance her professional and personal life in a place where it's easy to get distracted by the glitz and the glamour?
Two of the Kardashian sisters go to Miami Beach for the summer to open a branch of their clothing boutique and to socialize and party.
aka: Khloe and Lamar
Follow Khloe Kardashian and her husband Lamar, and their semi-permanent house-guest Robert, Khloe's brother.
Three of North America's toughest truck drivers take on some of the most extreme roads in one of the world's most unforgiving environments: the Himalayas.
Holly Madison, (from the Playboy series 'The Girls Next Door') stars in this new reality-TV show called Holly's World.
Episodes focuses on Holly's life as "she lives, works and plays in her new home in Las Vegas"
World follows Holly on such adventures as a pinup calendar photo shoot in Mexico and a Vegas boosters meeting with Vegas mayor Oscar B. Goodman.
Each of the series' 12 half-hour episodes introduces viewers to America's most extreme "super couponers," sharing why they are so driven by the deals and witnessing their amazing couponing ways firsthand. From seeing their shocking stockpiles of merchandise they rack up to demonstrating their dramatic shopping skills, EXTREME COUPONING shares the world of everyday people in pursuit of extraordinary deals.
Whether extracting ingredients from a block of ice or using a Swiss Army knife as a lone cooking utensil, three chefs are pushed to their physical and mental limits in each episode of Extreme Chef. The series takes chefs out of their kitchen comfort zone to test their wits, adaptability and artistry as they must adapt to extreme conditions and unpredictable factors including swimming across a lake for ingredients and constructing a makeshift stove in only 30 minutes
Teams of three will solve problems while racing across deserts, over mountains and through rivers. Each week a new stage of the expedition will be revealed. After ten stunning legs of competition, one team will cross the finish line first to claim victory.
Many would secretly love to leave the city behind and move to a rural idyll. In this series 12 families compete to win a family home in the picture perfect village of Grassington, in the Yorkshire Dales. And it's the existing residents of Grassington who get to decide who wins the prize.
Research meteorologist Josh Wurman has teamed up with extreme filmmaker Sean Casey to form an amazing partnership. They both share the goal of intercepting a tornado, but for entirely different reasons. Josh needs an individual who can carry his scientific instruments into the vortex of a tornado, and Sean needs someone who can direct him into the correct position to capture incredible IMAX footage. Filming from the turret of his custom-built Tornado Intercept Vehicle (TIV), Sean puts his life on the line as he endeavors to get the most elusive tornado footage ever shot. He and his battle-hardened team will risk everything as they drive the 14,000-pound armored TIV straight into the heart of a deadly twister. As the leader of the team, Josh guides the TIV and the mobile scout vehicle toward "intercept" from his captain's chair in his mobile command post -- the Doppler On Wheels (DOW) truck. Josh must make critical split-second decisions from information he gathers from his Doppler radar as the safety of the entire team rests on his shoulders.
Now, through ground-breaking engineering, the fusion of a human's fighting spirit with a powerful machine built for destruction has become reality in Robot Combat League. This series puts a 21st century spin on gladiatorial combat with tournament-style battle between eight-feet tall, state-of-the-art humanoid robots whose movements are controlled by exo-suit clad human robo-jockeys. Twelve teams of two contestants, a fighter (the robo-jockey) and a robotics engineer (the robo-tech), are paired with unique robots that clash in the ring for three rounds of intense action, with the winning team advancing in the tournament.
A television program that follows a celebrity stylist as she looks to take her business to the next level.
Reality romance show set in Costa Rica
The series begins with ten men and ten women, paired into couples. The couples must compete in challenges that test their own abilities and their compatibility as a team. Following each episode's adventure, the winning couple spends the night at a luxurious resort called the Oasis, while the other contestants stay in ordinary cabins and socialize with each other. The next day at the choice ceremony, contestants choose their partners for the next episode's challenge. The last remaining unmatched man and woman are eliminated. The series will conclude with one winning couple, who receive a trip around the world.
A Hidden Camera Show similar to Candid Camera but famous celebrities are the victims. Each week Ashton and his crew of pranksters play a joke on celebrities such as Justin Timberlake and Frankie Muniz.
The reality series "The Marriage Ref" hosted by comedian Tom Papa, features celebrities, comedians and athletes who will judge couples in the midst of marital disputes while recommending various strategies to resolve their problems.
The newest series of the Housewives franchise adds a unique flavor as the show goes inside this cultural hot spot. The Real Housewives of Miami follows six of the most connected and influential women of Miami as they live their lives to the fullest in this sunny city where the party never stops.Source: Bravo<br /><br /> -
A new reality series that incorporates aspects from the horror movie genre.
Thirteen people compete to stay alive as they face their deepest fears in an all-out elimination competition and scarefest. Pitted against each other in situations straight from the horror movies, the 13 will face shocking surprises, psychological scares and lots of "beware of the dark" moments, all designed by a "mastermind" of terror. In addition to frightening them, he will also entice individuals to work in concert with him and against the others, creating a situation in which the 13 will not only look over their shoulders but will also never be certain who is real before them. The death box was introduced, in which whoever possessed it had the power to kill off one to three other players. The death box had to be hidden, used and found in safety, for if someone else knew they had the box, they could accuse them and be sent to the execution ceremony. If there was a false accusation made, the accuser would then have to go to the execution ceremony.
Each week, one or two unlucky victims will be "killed off" via frightening challenges and game-playing until only one person is left to win the grand prize of—fittingly—$66,666.
The show depicts would-be car thieves caught in the act of auto theft. Police target criminals with a high-tech bait car, rigged with hidden cameras and radio trackers. Viewers are taken along for the ride from the moment the car is stolen to the thief's arrest.
Six of the best barbecue masters meet in New York City to face off for a $50,000 grand prize and the right to claim the title Best in Smoke. Endurance and skill are the key ingredients as contestants take on multiple challenges for vastly different audiences, with limited resources. From barbecue desserts to single bite hors d'oeuvres, no food is off limits. Contestants show off their personal style and quick wit throughout the competition, but a final mad dash to three separate venues around Manhattan and Brooklyn will determine which competitor will win the ultimate prize.
This is an eight-episode documentary series chronicling the life and drama of staff, nurses, patients and their families at three major hospitals: Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Children's Hospital Boston.
Are you having some sort of emotional set back in your life? Would you like to bring about a positive change? Internationally renowned adviser Tony Robbins can provide you a helping hand through his TV show ‘Breakthrough with Tony Robbins’.
Brides-to-be compete in challenges to earn plastic-surgery procedures in a quest to win their ultimate dream wedding.
Buried Treasure: Buried Treasure stars Leigh and Leslie Keno, the antique dealer twin brothers best known from PBS’ long-running Antiques Roadshow. The brothers will travel the country hunting for hidden gems in peoples’ homes. Using their expertise and technology to determine authenticity and condition, the duo will reveal each item’s estimated auction value and gives the family a chance to sell. In some instances, the Kenos will bring the items to the world’s top buyers. At the end of each episode, you’ll learn if the item sold and for how much.
The Candy Bar is an iconic Soho drinking hole which attracts young hard-working lesbians searching for like-minded people who are looking for fun, laughter and love. This reality show follows a group of London based lesbians attending the bar.
Coal takes viewers down into the depths of the Earth for an unprecedented look at one of the world's most dangerous and compelling jobs, coal mining.
Revolves around the staff and customers at Guns Plus, a North Carolina pawnshop specializing in weapons and military equipment. Situated near one of the largest military bases in the country, Guns Plus is staffed by many veterans while its customers consist largely of armed services personnel and their families.
aka: The Five Lives of Criss Angel Mindfreak
Criss Angel shows us a new way of magic. He shows that doing magic, is not only making some good tricks on TV. He's kicking ass! Watch this mind master doing his magic all around the world... and try to discover the secrets within his mind.
This reality show ask the question - Is Love Blind? Six daters get to know each other without seeing each other, giving them a chance to like the person for their personality first and not their appearance. After dating literally in the dark, they finally get to see each other. Will it be love at first sight, or will they leave alone?
DC Cupcakes is an American reality television series which follows sisters and business partners Sophie LaMontagne and Katherine Kallinis as they run Georgetown Cupcake, a small cupcakery located in Washington, D.C..
The McClure family is passionately restoring American glory, one classic car at a time. Their family business, Desert Valley Auto Parts, houses over 10,000 rust-free vehicles over 100 sun-baked Arizona acres. Not content with merely providing original parts for thousands of car collectors and restoration junkies each year, the McClures and their rag-tag crew are constantly on the hunt for cars to restore -- seeking them out in backyards, barns and even on their own massive lot. Their goal? To restore these classic American cars to their original glory and get them back on the road, while discovering the unique and historically significant qualities of each car -- and of course, to make a fair profit at auction.
"RuPaul's Drag U" is a series where everyday women compete in a series of challenges to unleash their inner diva. Hosted by RuPaul and a team of drag queen instructors, "Drag U" is a spin-off of the breakout hit series "RuPaul's Drag Race."
Documenting the 2010 football season at Long Beach Polytechnic High School in California,
a program that boasts the largest roster of players who have gone on to the NFL.
For Poly players, football is a way out of a neighborhood struggling with poverty, drugs and gangs.
But 2009 was a down year: Poly lost its first league game in 15 years and fell to crosstown rival Lakewood for the first time since 1982.
Can head coach Raul Lara drive his team back to the top in 2010? His players' dreams for a better future are riding on it.
Chef and owner of Charm City Cakes in Baltimore, Maryland, Duff Goldman, and his crew of decorators attempt to create amazing and awe-inspiring cakes for their clients each week
FABULOUS CAKES is a behind the scenes look at the country's top bakeries. In each episode, the show will visit a new area of the country to witness the creation of three extraordinary custom cakes. Some of the best pastry chefs in the world share their tips and techniques as they conceive, construct, and deliver cakes that take the art of pastry above and beyond your everyday dessert.
In this show millionaires will go undercover and assume a new identity to enable them to live anonymously as part of the community before revealing who they really are. At the end of ten days, they reveal their true identity to the individuals and groups who they have met and who they feel are the most deserving of their own hard-earned cash.
Reality based TV series that combines dramatic re-enactments with interviews to tell stories of REAL mysteries.
NY Ink: Ami James, a breakout from Miami Ink, will open a new shop, Wooster Street Social Club, in SoHo.
Explorer and history buff, Don Wildman, is on a quest to find the forbidden, hidden and unseen spaces across America. With a take-no-prisoners approach, he’ll unearth the truths of our past and find their secret connections to our future. Don will get insider access to off-limits mega structures, crumbling mines and abandoned factories in pursuit of mystery and revelation.
Four ruthless people who have experience in multiple military divisions to experts in extreme sports and law enforcement must compete in three challenges that work with strength, speed and intelligence. Only one will win the $10,000 prize and the title of One Many Army.
Whether it's a birthday party, a graduation, or any milestone celebration, each week Outrageous Kid Parties documents parents as they go beyond their means to give their child a huge eye popping, jaw dropping fete. With high expectations, they force other family members, friends and party planners to go to extreme measures to ensure that their fabulous party goes down in history as an event never to be forgotten.
Two teams of passionate ghost hunters compete against each other during an overnight lockdown in a legendary haunted location to see who can collect the most paranormal evidence. Hosted by Ghost Adventures' lead investigator, Zak Bagans, this series challenges amateur paranormal investigators to prove their skills while investigating hotspots with high tech gear. After collecting evidence, the teams present their findings to Bagans and a panel of three nationally recognized paranormal experts.
Parking Wars is a reality television series which airs on the A&E television network. Cameras follow Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) employees in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as they ticket, boot, and tow cars. The series attempts to humanize parking enforcement professionals, who many view as an annoyance. The series airs two episodes back to back on Tuesdays at 10 PM Eastern Tim