{"title":"The Real World","dateDebut":"1992","dateEnd":"9999","description":"The Real World is a reality television program on MTV originally produced by Jonathan Murray and the late Mary-Ellis Bunim. First broadcast in 1992, the show, which was inspired by the 1973 PBS documentary series An American Family, is the longest-running program in MTV history and one of the longest-running reality series in history, credited with launching the modern reality TV genre.\n\nThe series was hailed in its early years for depicting issues of contemporary young-adulthood relevant to its core audience, such as prejudice, sexuality, AIDS and substance abuse, but later garnered a reputation as a showcase for immature and irresponsible behavior.","leadImageMedUrl":"https:\/\/distro-1.retrojunk.com\/secure\/dcf045919227cf3725a692c8c883b4dafb686e5cc0f5b748ea1b5d79913369892df8d2\/image\/Jf430vk7ZmJoKk3d8XlCp_md.jpg"}