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 12, Episode 23 The Real World

First Aired: February 25, 2003

Trishelle's friend Brian visits before leaving for China, where he plans to do volunteer work. Steven encourages the relationship, but can't hide his jealousy. Also: Irulan, Arissa and Trishelle take part-time jobs at the hotel pool as cocktail waitresses.

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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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