When Dani told her pairing on First Dates that she was transgender, she had no idea how he’d react. In the past, it’s changed people’s perception of her completely, so would the same be true of her companion? She steeled herself to reveal the truth, and soon the words came tumbling out.
Reality television has yet to capture everyone’s interest – indeed, some might wonder what all the fuss is about. Why would you want to watch people just like you instead of trained actors and celebrities? Well, in many cases that’s actually part of the appeal.
Some TV aficionados find seeing regular Joes and Josephines on the small screen more relatable. It allows them to see beyond the smoke and mirrors to the people beneath the performance. Of course, reality TV comes and goes like any other genre, and some titles are more popular than others.