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Lizzo, Jonathan Van Ness, Padma Lakshmi and THR’s Reality Roundtable Talk Guilty Pleasures, Crying on Camera and Underboob Sweat

The level of talent (and comic timing) at The Hollywood Reporter‘s Reality Emmy Roundtable was in no short supply, but there was still a moment of giddy reverence when one particular participant entered the chat. Will Arnett (Fox’s Lego Masters), Nicole Byer (Netflix’s Nailed It! and ABC’s Wipeout), Padma Lakshmi (Hulu’s Taste the Nation and […]

‘United Shades of America’ Creator Travels U.S. to Talk With “People You Wouldn’t Expect”

W. Kamau Bell talks to Appalachian families, Muslim Americans and Chicago gang members on 'United Shades of America.'

‘Snoop & Martha’s Potluck Dinner Party’ Unifying Message: “Just Come and Have Some Dinner with Some Friends”

"I think [the show] says we're going in the right direction," said SallyAnn Salsano of 'Snoop & Martha’s Potluck Dinner Party.' "America has taken us in and wants to join."

RuPaul Says ‘Drag Race’ Tells “Stories of Real Courage” | Reality TV Roundtable

"These are little boys who are ostracized from society and their families a lot times, and here they are blooming and thriving," RuPaul said of the contestants of 'RuPaul's Drag Race.'

Leah Remini Elaborates on ‘Scientology and the Aftermath’

"You want to be a scientologist? That's great, but don't deny these are the practices of it that are hurting people."

Kris Jenner: “Everybody Can Relate to Somebody in My Family”

Kris Jenner shared the choices she made serving as both mother and producer for the episode concerning daughter Kim Kardashian's robbery in Paris last fall.

Reality TV Roundtable: Leah Remini, RuPaul on Breaking Points and Facing “Haters”

Five top unscripted makers — also including Kris Jenner, SallyAnn Salsano and W. Kamau Bell — open up about the challenges of living your life on camera ("Stop thinking about what America will think") and raising a "middle finger up to society."

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full, Uncensored Reality TV Roundtable With Mark Cuban, LL Cool J and More

In the last of the seven-episode series, Nick Cannon, Jane Lynch, Guy Fieri and Mike Darnell talk lazy reboots, show fears and the rise of reality TV star turned presidential candidate Donald Trump.

‘500 Questions’ Producer Mike Darnell Talks Casting for Reality Shows

"There's a difference between a host and a judge, and someone on a reality show."

LL Cool J on ‘Lip Sync Battle’ Contestants: “You Can’t Lose”

"I just want [our contestants] to play and have a good time and give fans around the world an opportunity to see them in a different light."

Jane Lynch Reveals What Makes a Dream Reality TV Contestant, Compares Trump to a Playground “Bully”

"They see a bully on the playground who's saying, 'I'm gonna make sure nobody kicks your ass,'" the 'Hollywood Game Night' host says of presidential candidate Donald Trump's appeal to the masses.