Reality of Reality 2003 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 1, Episode 2 America's Instant Idols

First Aired: September 9, 2003

Profiling reality-show stars, ordinary people who became famous playing themselves. But what happens when their 15 minutes of fame are up? Lending insight are “Survivor” stars Jerri Manthey and Richard Hatch; Justin Guarini (“American Idol”); and Will Kirby (“Big Brother”), who says going on a reality show is “a pathetic attempt to get your life validated by strangers.”