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Despite 'Buckwild's' Ignominious End, Reality Television May Not Be Done With Ridiculing Rural Americans

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.10.2013 | Entertainment

MTV's "Jersey Shore in Appalachia" reality series "Buckwild" had a very brief and very unhappy lifecycle. It launched amid censure from critics and la...

'Buckwild' Star's Sex Tape Drama Ends In Court

Posted 04.25.2013 | Celebrity

Former "Buckwild" star Shae Bradley won a court battle against cast mate Jessie Johnson over an alleged sex tape of theirs he was planning to sell. ...

It's Over ... For Good

Posted 04.20.2013 | TV

When MTV cancelled their latest hit reality series "Buckwild" in the wake of one cast member's death, an enraged producer said it wouldn't be the end ...

'This Will Get Ugly'

Posted 04.10.2013 | TV

"Buckwild" may have been canceled, but the producer J.P. Williams is determined to keep the MTV reality show alive. "This is the network that has ...

CANCELED

Posted 04.10.2013 | TV

MTV has canceled new reality series "Buckwild," TMZ was the first to report. The news comes eight days after cast member Shain Gandee died, halting pr...

The Show Must Go On

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 04.04.2013 | TV

NEW YORK -- For a fleeting moment, Shain Gandee was part of the 1 percent. Not the economic 1 percent, of course. Not when a fundraiser was announced...

This Could Be The End For 'Buckwild'

AP | Posted 06.04.2013 | TV

SISSONVILLE, W.Va. — Production crews were not with a young star of the reality show "BUCKWILD" when he died over Easter weekend and hadn't film...

Mallika Rao

Death By 'Mudding'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mallika Rao | Posted 11.30.2013 | Celebrity

It’s now clear that MTV star Shain Gandee died of carbon monoxide poisoning while “mudding," or off-roading through mud, in his 1984 Ford Bronco. ...

The Lines Between Reality TV & Real Life

AP | JESSE WASHINGTON | Posted 04.03.2013 | TV

-- Shain Gandee died doing precisely what made him the star of MTV's "BUCKWILD" reality show: tearing through mudholes in his truck, taking chances m...

'Buckwild' Production Shut Down

Posted 04.01.2013 | TV

"Buckwild" production has been shut down in the wake of series star Shain Gandee's death. MTV confirmed to The Huffington Post that filming on Season ...

'Buckwild' Star Reported Dead

Posted 04.04.2013 | Celebrity

"Buckwild" cast member Shain Gandee was found dead, TMZ reports. In a statement released Monday morning, the Kanawha County Sheriff's Department re...

'Buckwild' Star Behind Bars Again

AP | Posted 05.27.2013 | TV

FLATWOODS, W.Va. — A "Buckwild" cast member is back behind bars in West Virginia. A judge ordered 24-year-old Salwa Amin back to Central Region...

'Buckwild' Star Arrested On Drug Charge

AP | Posted 04.13.2013 | Celebrity

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A cast member of the MTV reality show "Buckwild" is facing a drug charge in West Virginia. Twenty-four-year-old Salwa Amin ...

MTV Renews 'Buckwild'

AP | VICKI SMITH | Posted 04.08.2013 | TV

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — MTV says reality show "Buckwild" about some wild young West Virginians will be picked up for a second season. The show is f...

'Buckwild' Sneak Peek: Cara's Ex-Girlfriend Returns For An Emotional Reunion

Posted 01.31.2013 | TV

This week's "Buckwild" is an emotional one for Cara. In HuffPost TV's exclusive clip above, watch as Cara's ex-girlfriend Sevgi comes to visit and...

Jason Linkins

'Buckwild' Is What Happens When People Stop Being Polite And Start Producing Poverty Voyeurism

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.10.2013 | Politics

"Buckwild," the West Virginia-centered MTV reality show that's been compared to both "Jersey Shore" and "Jackass," is set for its second airing tonigh...

'Buckwild' Premiere: 'Redneck' Dump Truck Swimming Pool

Posted 01.04.2013 | TV

Before it had even premiered, West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin was calling for MTV to cancel their new reality series "Buckwild." The show follows th...

SNEAK PEEK: 'Buckwild,' Where 'Honey Boo Boo' Meets 'Jersey Shore'

Posted 01.02.2013 | TV

MTV's latest series "Buckwild" has been described as "Honey Boo Boo" meets "Jersey Shore" and HuffPost TV has an exclusive sneak peek at what you'll s...

The Least-Watched 'Jersey Shore' Finale Ever

Posted 12.21.2012 | TV

It seems as though MTV ended "Jersey Shore" at exactly the right time. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the reality series' final episode drew onl...

'Poor Decisions Of Our Youth'

AP | Posted 12.10.2012 | TV

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin is asking MTV to cancel the West Virginia-based reality show "Buck Wild" that's set to air next year. Manc...

Senator Demands MTV Cancel 'Buckwild'

The Huffington Post | Alex Moaba | Posted 12.07.2012 | TV

"Buckwild," the raucous West Virginia-based reality show that MTV has chosen to replace "Jersey Shore," is already stirring up political controversy. ...

WATCH: From 'Jersey Shore' Madness To West Virginia Mud In MTV's 'Buckwild'

Posted 11.30.2012 | TV

As MTV closes the door on one rowdy bunch of friends who make questionable life choices, they welcome another group into our homes. Premiering January...