{"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:\/\/media.retrojunk.com\/file\/a085f38e8590a292ecf5ba2cd3cda2675ef29700b8588caf4e4941f64c59d505bbc5e1c2758563\/image\/Jf430vk7ZmJoKk3d8XlCp_md.jpg"}