Dutch TV producer Erik Latour claims that the ideas for The Real World were directly derived from his television show Nummer 28, which aired in 1991 on Dutch television.
Bunim/Murray decided upon the cheaper idea of casting a bunch of "regular people" to live in an apartment and taping their day-to-day lives, believing seven diverse people would have enough of a basis upon which to interact without scripts.
You always wanted to tune in next week to see what happened next.
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," first time cast members called "Fresh Meat," and relatives of these members, compete against each other for the chance to win a cash prize.
Past members of "The Real World," "Road Rules," "Are You the One?The series presents their spontaneous, unscripted interactions with one another and the world around them, focusing on a different group and city each season.I remember the first time "The Real World" hit the airwaves back in the summer of 1992."In the San Diego house, Zac was trying to be the guy I would date. As for my personality, I was being me on the show, but he wasn't.He's totally different."So, did she really break his heart? I put in a lot of effort and when I didn't get it back, I backed off.