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Reality TV Shows That Are Premiering in January 2012

Getting bored and wondering what you can watch on TV – well some channels are programming new shows to be watched now.

Unfortunately they are mainly on Foxtel. This is not a full list and as more start I will continue to update as some of the big free-to air shows should be starting by the end of January.

Here they are:

Wife Swap Australia – Starts Monday 9 January at 8.30pm – This is going to rock it is based on the US show where wives swap  places with each other for a week. Cue fireworks.

Cricket Superstar: Starts Wed 4 January at 8.30pm  – it is a Cricket reality TV show where the winner wins a scholarship.

Dance Moms: Tuesdays at 9.30pm on Lifestyle You – Bossy dance studio teacher with ambitious mothers of daughters. It started on the 3 January and is pretty darn entertaining.

Kourtney and Kim Take New York – E! – Tuesdays 9.30pm – You saw the Kardashian wedding now see the divorce.

Scouted – E! – 9.30pm Wednesday – Reality show on model scouters discovering models.

Shipwrecked: The Island – Lifestyle You on Wednesday’s 9.30pm. This looks like a mix of Lord of The Flies and Survivor. Ten young people are marooned on an island. They must build shelters, create communities and compete to win new members to their islands.

Becoming Chaz: Lifestyle You –  A one off on Monday 9 Jan – about Chaz Bono turing from a women into a man. The journey not literally the operation.

Design Star Series 6: Lifestyle Home – Starts Sunday 8 January at 6.30pm. A fun design show where the contestants compete in challenges to win their own design show. A contestant is eliminated each episode.

Biggest Loser UK Series 4: Lifestyle You – Starts Thursday 5 at 8.30pm. This show is self explanatory…. for those who don’t know it is a competitive weight loss show.

Undercover Boss Series 3 – Lifestyle – Starts Monday 9 January at 7.30pm. It is the UK version of the show where the boss goes undercover back to the “shop floor” to learn things about the company and its employees.

Katie – Lifestyle You starts on Friday 6 January at 10.30pm. It is follows Katie Price aka Jordan around on her day-to-day life. Will check it out but not one  I am terribly excited about.

Supersize Vs Superskinny – Lifestyle You – Starts Thursday 12 January at 9.30pm. It is about people at both ends of the weight spectrum.

The Zoo – Lifestyle – starts on Sunday 8th January at 7.30pm. For animal lovers as it goes behind the scenes at the London Zoo.

American Idol – Fox 8 starts Sunday 22 January. The singing competition is being fasttracked from the US.

1 comment

1 ingrid { 01.10.12 at 2:28 pm }

How I wish I had paytv… I wouldn’t have a life though so better off not watching too much reality stuff.