If you need a reality TV fix that doesn't revolve around final roses or surviving the wild, tune into these new shows. You'll find something to suit your every taste: epic eaters and exercisers, ambitious art dealers and faith healers, pint-sized designers and glamorous go-getters well-versed in music and makeovers. Check out our recommendations for new behind-the-scenes and competitive series.
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The Biggest Loser's Jillian Michaels channels her energy into a new reality competition. The Shark Tank-esque Sweat Inc. sees Michaels evaluating the business plans of 27 entrepreneurs who believe they can create the next big exercise trend. The winner gets $100,000 and the chance to see their program at Retro Fitness gyms. Read more: Sweat, Inc.
Contestants are in for a scary ride when they take the down elevator of an abandoned slaughterhouse to different floors filled with chilling challenges. The contestant who's able to complete—and stomach—all the tasks to make it to the first floor wins $50,000. Get ready for a scream. Read more: Hellevator
When you're the pastor who married Kanye and Kim, the world takes notice. And Rich Wilkerson, Jr. is ready for his close-up in a new series that will follow his life as he launches a nondenominational church in Miami. Will Kimye make an appearance? We'll have a little faith. Read more: Rich in Faith
Rich in Faith, premieres Wednesday, Dec. 2, 10/9c, Oxygen
Fluffy Breaks Even
Heavyweight comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias pulls back the curtain on what it’s really like to tour on the stand-up circuit. Along the way, you’ll see the comic working on keeping the pounds off, while keeping the jokes flowing.
Fluffy Breaks Even, premiered Oct. 1, 10/9c, Fuse
Love at First Swipe
The Tinder generation gets the dating show it deserves as What Not to Wear’s Clinton Kelly styles the lost and the lovelorn for more desirable online profiles. Stacy London sits this one out, but Kelly gets an assist from “online dating guru” Devyn Simone.
Love at First Swipe, premiered Oct. 2, 9/8c, TLC
The Jacksons: Next Generation
You know all about the Jackson 5, but now meet 3T, the music group composed of Tito Jackson’s sons, Taj, Taryll and TJ. The series splits time between their music career and their chaotic home lives.
The Jacksons: New Generation, premiered Oct. 2, 10/9c, Lifetime
Step inside the world of high-end art collecting in a series that follows two young art advisers and their loaded—but eccentric!—clients. If you think art is stuffy, allow Miller Gaffney and Carole Lee Brosseau to change your mind.
Art Breakers, premiered Oct. 4, 8/7c, Ovation
Random couples on the street are surprised with an offer of a 50-hour trip worth $50,000. The catch? They have must agree to embark on the adventure immediately. But it’ll be worth it when they discover they’ll be able to choose between extravagant options like exploring the islands of the Philippines or Nicaragua.
50/50, premiered Oct. 4, 7/6c, Travel Channel
I Love Kellie Pickler
The American Idol and Dancing With the Stars vet invites us into her cornfed private life. The sitcom-esque series features tons of Kellie-isms, like when she suggests the best way to get out of a ticket is to flash the police officer.
I Love Kellie Pickler, premieres Nov. 5, 10/9c, CMT
Project Runway Junior
Tim Gunn, Kelly Osbourne and Christian Siriano help designers ages 13 to 17 “make it work” on this fashion-forward spinoff. Guest stars for the season will include teen-favorite Bella Thorne and everyone's favorite Michelle Obama. Read more: Project Runway