The Real World

A pioneering reality series following young strangers who live together in various locales. A new cast is featured each season, with interactions among the diverse roommates heavy on ego, ambitions, anxieties and, of course, sex. What's stressed are dynamic personalities—and personality clashes—and its 'confessional' interviews became a template for (more…)

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Season 11, Episode 1 The Real World

First Aired: January 15, 2002

The housemates arrive in Chicago, where they move into a former warehouse in the arty Wicker Park district. The group includes Aneesa, a Philadelphia native; Cara, who hails from Boston by way of St. Louis; Chris, who's also from Massachusetts; striking Louisiana native Keri; hunky Princeton grad Kyle; Theo, a Californian; and Tonya, who lives in a small Washington town.

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  • Premiered: May 1, 1992
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: A pioneering reality series following young strangers who live together in various locales. A new cast is featured each season, with interactions among the diverse roommates heavy on ego, ambitions, anxieties and, of course, sex. What's stressed are dynami… (more)

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