ABC Family is looking to expand its presence in the reality TV world, picking up two new unscripted series: Dancing Fools, hosted by Melissa Peterman (Baby Daddy) and the docusoap The Vineyard...
TLC has greenlit production on eight episodes of The Petra Nemcova Project, a tentatively titled unscripted series fronted by the aforementioned supermodel. But unlike America's Next Top Model, this Project won't be an elimination-based competition, nor will it transform plain Janes. At stake, however, are potential contracts with the NEXT agency. "With no disrespect, those shows are the make-believe world of modeling," producer Dave Broome (The Biggest Loser) tells Variety. "We're doing the reality." Hopefully, that esteemed reality still allows room for a catfight or two.