Dealing with a New Reality: What's Next for Reality TV

3:00 pm on Wednesday, July 15, 2020
4:00 pm on Wednesday, July 15, 2020

The pandemic has changed a lot for everyone. One thing that’s become clearer than ever is our need to continue to engage with human stories—and we’re doing so on screens more than ever. In an unreal world, reality TV offers more than escape. It offers a chance to connect with other humans as they strive to grapple with challenges, get fit, flip a house—or even find love.


Ashleigh DiTonto, Senior Vice President, Trailblazer; Jessica McWilliam, Freelance Producer; Adam Wescott, Partner, Select Management Group; Mariette DiChristina, Dean, Boston University College of Communication (moderator)