Andy Cohen (Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen) is set to host and executive produce the limited event series For Real: The Story of Reality TV, airing on NBCUniveral-owned E! in early 2021.
The series will be produced by reality powershouse Bunim/Murray Productions (Keeping Up With the Kardashians) and Cohen’s (pictured) Most Talkative.
In each episode, the television personality and producer will explore a pivotal theme or moment from reality television series such as Keeping Up with the Kardashians, The Bachelor, The Real World, The Real Housewives and Survivor.
Cohen will also sit down with some of the biggest and most memorable names in unscripted, and include commentary from industry pioneers, producers and journalists.
Bunim/Murray’s current programming includes Total Divas and Total Bellas (E!), The Challenge (MTV), Born This Way (A&E), Kim Kardashian West: The Justice Project (Oxygen), The Real World and Ball in the Family (Facebook Watch), Endless Summer, Stranded with Sam and Colby (Snapchat), Miz and Mrs. (USA Network), Family or Fiance (OWN), Crystal Maze (Nickelodeon) and Emily’s Wonder Lab (Netflix).
In September, it was revealed that Keeping Up With the Kardashians would be ending in 2021 after a genre-defining 20-season run.