structured reality - definition and synonyms

noun

or scripted reality

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a type of television series featuring real people who talk naturally but are put in situations which are pre-arranged by the production company

    The popularity of ‘structured realityseries such as The Only Way is Essex (ITV2), Made in Chelsea (E4) and Geordie Shore (MTV) has come to the surprise – and sometimes dismay – of veteran UK program makers.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 08/11/2013