November’s Reality TV Lineup: 10 Must-See Shows to Watch
Halloween has come and gone, and now we’re officially in the midst of the holiday season. As the temperatures drop, there’s nothing quite like snuggling up with cozy blankets, sipping on hot apple cider or indulging in a steaming cup of hot chocolate. For many, this time of year also signals the perfect opportunity to dive into a guilty pleasure – reality television. November brings a cornucopia of entertainment for reality TV enthusiasts, with a mix of returning favorites and thrilling new shows that will leave you eagerly anticipating what’s next. Below, we’ve curated a list of 10 must-see reality shows to mark on your calendar.
Season 15: November 1
“Ink Master stands as an enduring tattoo competition reality series, boasting a rich history of numerous seasons ready to captivate your interest. This show unites the nation’s most imaginative and proficient tattoo artists in a fierce competition, all vying for the coveted title of Ink Master. Mark your calendars for November 1st when the eagerly anticipated premiere episode, consisting of three thrilling installments, graces your screens. Following this premiere, you can anticipate a steady stream of weekly episodes. Prepare to immerse yourself in the latest and greatest tattoo artistry as Season 15 of Ink Master unfolds exclusively on Paramount Plus.
Season 1: November 1
Love Island burst onto the scene and quickly garnered a devoted following with its competitive dating concept. However, the world of Love Island is about to take an exciting turn as former Islanders from previous seasons unite for an exhilarating adventure known as Love Island Games. Set against the breathtaking backdrop of Fiji, these former cast members will reunite for an all-new series of challenges and a fresh twist on the dating show format. Anticipate wild couple conundrums, unconventional and mind-bending challenges, and the emergence of new fan-favorite romances. Love Island Games is available for streaming exclusively on Peacock.
Season 7: November 3
The Oppenheim Group returns for Season 7 of “Selling Sunset.” Specializing in serving the exceptionally affluent clientele of Los Angeles, the real estate agents of the O Group are not only enjoying substantial earnings but also navigating the challenges of a potentially toxic work environment. With each new season, a different antagonist emerges, and conflicts are never in short supply, making it challenging to predict the dynamics for this upcoming season. You can catch all the drama of “Selling Sunset” on Netflix.
Season 1: November 5
Octavia Spencer lends her voice to this gripping true-crime documentary series, delving into a chilling era spanning from the late 1970s to the early 1990s. During this dark period, a haunting series of crimes unfolded along the infamous Highway 20 in Oregon. Young women and girls mysteriously disappeared, met gruesome fates, and endured unspeakable horrors. In a compelling six-part docuseries, we will uncover the harrowing tale of how the perpetrator managed to elude capture, explore the profound societal implications and the treatment of women in the wake of these tragedies, and shed light on the relentless FBI investigation that unfolded in the pursuit of justice. Prepare to embark on a journey into the eerie mysteries of The Lost Women of Highway 20, now available for streaming on Investigation Discovery.
Season 8: November 5
The Real Housewives series remains a standout in the world of reality television, and the upcoming Season 8 of Real Housewives Of The Potomac is poised to captivate audiences like never before. This season continues to delve into the lives of six affluent women residing near the picturesque Potomac River, right outside Washington, DC. If past seasons are any indication, viewers can anticipate a generous serving of opulence, extravagance, and of course, a healthy dose of drama. The tea is expected to be scalding hot! RHOP will be available for streaming on Bravo, ensuring that fans won’t miss a moment of the excitement.
Beat Bobby Flay: Holiday Throwdown
Season 2: November 7
November wouldn’t be complete without a festive lineup of holiday-themed shows, and one highly anticipated return is Bobby Flay’s Season 2 of “Beat Bobby Flay: Holiday Throwdown.” In this spirited competition, three talented chefs will go head-to-head each week, vying for the coveted opportunity to challenge Flay and potentially claim a cash prize. As we approach the holiday season, it’s only fitting that this show could gift us with even more exciting Bobby Flay showdowns. You can catch all the action on Discovery+, Max, and the Food Network.
Season 1: November 17
Dating competition programs are currently a hot trend in the entertainment industry, and show producers are constantly seeking fresh and innovative approaches. Introducing “Twin Love,” a captivating twist on the quest for romance in the spotlight of multiple cameras. In this exciting new series, ten pairs of twins will embark on a unique journey to find love, but with a significant twist – the contestants will be split into two separate homes, and the residents of each house will look exactly alike. “Twin Love” will be available for streaming on FreeVee, promising an intriguing and distinctive take on the world of dating shows.
The Elf On The Shelf: Sweet Showdown
Season 1: November 19
A festive baking contest with a holiday twist, The Elf Of The Shelf: Sweet Showdown brings together six teams in a culinary showdown, all vying for a chance to win a grand prize of $25,000. These talented teams will be challenged to craft delectable holiday-themed display pieces that will not only delight the discerning panel of judges but also capture the heart of none other than Santa Claus himself. You can catch all the action and sugary spectacles of The Elf On The Shelf on Discovery+, Max, and Food Network as it streams live.
Season 1: November 22
Squid Game took the world by storm as the most beloved Netflix TV series of 2021. Fast forward to today, and we’re about to embark on a new adventure with ‘Squid Game: The Challenge.’ This unique show will feature real-life contestants reenacting the intense challenges seen in the fictional version of the original series. However, rest assured, no lives will be on the line this time. Instead, 456 contestants will battle it out for a staggering prize of 4.56 million dollars. This innovative series brings the thrilling premise of Squid Game into the realm of reality television, promising viewers an unforgettable experience. ‘Squid Game: The Challenge’ is set to make its debut on Netflix, so get ready for a wild ride.
Season 2: November 30
Paris Hilton is a true multi-talent. She’s not just an entrepreneur, but also an A-list celebrity and a fashion icon. Now, in “Paris In Love,” she’s about to add the roles of wife and bride to her impressive resume. The inaugural season of the series takes viewers on a captivating journey as Paris prepares to walk down the aisle, navigating all the unexpected twists and turns that come her way. From her quest for the perfect wedding dress to selecting the ideal venue, we witness her engaging interactions with family and friends throughout this exciting time. In Season 2, fans get an intimate glimpse into the next chapter of her life: motherhood. “Paris In Love” is available for streaming on Peacock, allowing you to stay tuned for all the captivating moments in Paris Hilton’s evolving life.
- November’s Reality TV Lineup: The article introduces an exciting lineup of 10 must-see reality TV shows for the month of November. These shows span a wide range of genres and themes, promising entertainment for diverse tastes.
- Diverse Range of Shows: From tattoo competitions, dating adventures, and real estate drama to true crime documentaries, opulent lifestyles, festive cooking competitions, unique dating experiences, and a real-life take on the hit series “Squid Game,” the article provides a quick overview of the top reality TV shows to watch this November, catering to a variety of interests and preferences.
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