Three people have killed themselves in the past year after appearing on TV, raising the question of whether the industry is doing enough to protect those it uses for entertainment. Not everyone becomes famous, of course, but those who do sometimes find the pressure too great. Last June, a contestant from the series, Sophie Gradon , who had been diagnosed with depression three years before she appeared on the show, killed herself. The dating show has become part of the wider debate around the effects of reality TV on mental health.
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After much speculation surrounding season seven of the dating show, ITV has now confirmed it won't be going ahead this year. Kevin Lygo, Director of Television at ITV, said producers had tried to come up with ways of making it work in the current climate, but it's not been possible to safely go ahead. Thankfully the cancellation of the show is just for the time being as ITV closed their statement with news the show would return bigger and better for With each series taking place in a different location, the show is similar to its predecessor as it allows us to live vicariously through the frustrations of modern dating. But First Dates Hotel comes with a twist, as if the date goes well, the couples get the opportunity of checking in for the night - with the chance of several more dates. Terrace House has become something of an international hit, yet it's hard to pin down what makes it so enjoyable.
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This is a list of reality television series , by general type, listed with the date of their premiere. A few details are added for some shows that don't have their own article. See reality television for further descriptions. In this genre, camera crews follow the daily interactions of people in ordinary places, such as airports or restaurants, or follow people in a specific profession. This genre, launched most successfully by music channel MTV , follows a camera crew into the lives of celebrities.