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20 Great Reality TV Shows on Hulu (2017)!

Updated on January 18, 2018

This Hulu Reality Lists Includes:

  • 3 Reality Shows for the Serial Dater
  • The 3 Best Reality Shows on Hulu for the Competitor
  • 4 Great Reality Shows for Foodies
  • The Best Reality Shows for the Business Minded
  • The Best Reality Shows on Hulu for the True Crime Fan

The Top 20 Reality TV Shows on Hulu (2017)

Hulu has become my favorite streaming service with thousands of great TV shows, movies, and original series. If you're a fan of reality shows, then Hulu has something that will satisfy your guilty pleasure. Check out the list below to find my picks for the 20 best reality shows on Hulu and be sure to leave your top pick in the poll at the bottom of the page. Enjoy!

Skin to Win: The 3 Best Reality Shows on Hulu that Show Skin

Naked and Afraid: They're certainly naked. If the show was called, "Naked and Excited" we'd have a completely different show, but come on, this is a great reality TV show on Hulu for the survivalist. When a couple of strangers are left to survive on Earth's toughest terrain, it proves a difficult challenge for many and impossible for others. The adventurers have 21 days to survive and reach their extraction point, where they find relief from a treacherous endeavor. It's one of the best reality show for the survival enthusiast on Hulu. Enjoy!

Ink Master: There is no greater canvas than the human body. Ink Master is the best reality show on Hulu for skin and ink. When the most talented tattoo artists put their tools to the test, only one of them will take on the title of Ink Master.

Skin Wars: Rebecca Romijn is a well known actress and model, but she's also the host of the popular reality show, Skin Wars. In this series, body painting artists put their skills to the test with a series of competitions to compete for the $100,000 grand prize.

3 Reality Shows for the Serial Dater

The Bachelor: In this season of The Bachelor, Nick goes through a series of dates with a house full of 25 single women, as they compete for his attention. It's pathetic, it's stomach turning, but it's still one of the most popular reality shows on Hulu.

Catfish: This is the show that taught the world about Google's reverse image search. If you don't know what I'm talking about then you need to watch one of the best reality shows on Hulu, Catfish. Documentarian, Nev Schulman and his his counterpart/videographer tackle the deception involved with online dating and confront those who attempt to deceive.

The Millionaire Matchmaker: Here's one for the gold diggers. Matchmaker, Patti Stanger runs a dating service that matches the rich and successful with eligible singles. She's outspoken and obnoxious, but she has a gift for making shallow connections. It's trash tv, but still a popular reality show on Hulu.

The Best Reality Shows on Hulu for the True Crime Fan

Killing Fields: This is the tragic story of Eugenie Boisfontaine's murder, a 34 yr. old woman who went missing in Iberville, Louisana. Detective, Rodie Sanchez was the original detective on the case and has come out of retirement to investigate the cold case, that has haunted him for years. This is one of the best reality shows on Hulu in the true crime genre.

20/20: This is one of the most popular investigatory news shows of all time, and has become a staple in American homes on friday night. 20/20 does weekly in-depth coverage of top news stories. Some of their most recent investigations include a story on Scientology, the disappearance of Chandra Levy, and other mysterious cases.

American Greed: It's rated at 8.2/10 on IMDb and one of the best crime shows on Hulu. They investigate stories of fraud, embezzlement, an other white collar crimes.

The Amazon Fire Stick

This is my favorite way to stream the best TV shows on Hulu. It's priced low, effective, and a better interface than my blue ray player with wi-fi. If you're looking for access to Hulu, the Fire Stick is your best choice.

4 Great Reality Shows for Foodies

Let's face it, Gordon Ramsay dominates main stream reality food shows on TV. So, obviously, I have a couple of his hits right at the top of my list. After sifting through the array of choices, these are my top four reality food shows on Hulu. Bon appetit!

Master Chef: No surprise here, Gordon Ramsay hosts my favorite reality show for the foodie in the hit series, Master Chef. Home cooks and professional chefs are competing in the same arena to create culinary masterpieces. Chef Gordon Ramsay and other food experts judge the competitors creations, and eliminate them throughout a series of challenges. Who will win the $250,000 prize and title of Master Chef? Check out this awesome reality show on Hulu to find out.

Top Chef: I love watching experts at work, especially when they're cranking out some of the most delicious dishes. Top Chef is another food competition that leaves you wishing for a personal chef. Unfortunately, most of us can't afford such a luxury but this might be the next best thing. If you have a craving to binge on one of the best food reality shows on Hulu, check out the 13 seasons of Top Chef available to stream instantly on Hulu.

Cake Boss: Let me be honest, I'm not much of a baker. I can cook up a killer meal with a cast iron skillet or a wok, but the oven isn't my best friend. This reality show inspires my desire to cook up some soft and decidant treats. Master baker, Bartolo Valastro Jr. (A.K.A. Buddy) runs a notorious cake shop with his family and friends, as they create some of the most elaborate desserts for their clients. Check out all 11 seasons of this hit reality T.V. show on Hulu!

Hell's Kitchen: Gordon Ramsay makes the list again with one of the most popular food competitions on television. Hell's Kitchen is a boot camp style cooking challenge that splits competitors into two teams, where they must compete in various tests and dinner service to prove that their worthy to work for the famous chef. Can the chefs handle the heat in Gordon's kitchen? Find out for yourself on Hulu. There are 16 seasons available… I dare you not to binge.

The 3 Best Reality Shows on Hulu for the Competitor

Survivor: After multiple Emmy nominations, Survivor is one of the most popular reality shows on TV. Host, Jeff Probst introduces a group of contestants to various challenges on a remote location, where they compete in different challenges to take a shot at the $1,000,000 grand prize. It's a game of survival, wit, and pure will.

The Voice: When you mix unsigned talent with reality TV and some of the hottest celebrities in Hollywood, you get a hit reality show. The Voice is a singing competition where America's best talent competes for the attention of various judges. Those judges are top names like Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera, Ceelo Green, Shakira, Usher, Gwen Stefani, Pharrel Williams, Miley Cyrus, and Alicia Keys.

The Amazing Race: This is a great reality show for the world traveler that prefers to stay on the couch. In this popular reality show, 11 teams of two must travel to various locations across the earth and compete in a series of checkpoints and challenges to move onto the next phase. It's a complete adventure for the contestants and the viewers.

Best Reality Shows for the Business Minded

Shark Tank: Please don't hiss or boo, but Kevin O'Leary is may favorite of the venture capitalists on the hit show, Shark Tank. If you're not familiar with Mr. Wonderful, you need to check out Shark Tank, one of the best reality shows on Hulu. In this series, entrepreneurs are proposing their business ideas with the hope that they can gain interest from one of the multi-million dollar investors. It's a pitch for the business owner but a riot for the viewer. Do you have a a creative product idea? My recommendation… develop it and get it on Shark Tank!

Bar Rescue: In this top rated reality show on Hulu, host Jon Taffer and his team take on failing bars and attempt to save them from their impending failure. He takes a hard approach on their staff and owners, who haven't acquired the skills and training to run a highly profitable bar.

The New Celebrity Apprentice: President of the United States, Donald Trump was the previous host of this popular reality show on Hulu. In his place, the former governor of California, hit movie star, and fitness god, Arnold Schwarzenegger took the roll of the loved and loathed host, Donald Trump. In this series, 16 celebrities are split up into two teams to compete in a business focused competitions, until one-by-one, they are "terminated (Yes, it's as cliche as it sounds)."

Undercover Boss: On this popular reality show on Hulu, brought to you by CBS, senior executives disguise themselves as entry level workers competing in a reality show for a job within the company. They're really there to gain insight on the inter workings of the company, and to reward unsuspecting, hard working employees.

What's your Choice for the Best Reality Show on Hulu?

Thanks for reading my choices for the best reality shows on Hulu! There's more to come, but leave your favorite reality show in the comments below, so I can review it and potentially add it to the best shows on Hulu!

What's your choice for best reality show on Hulu?

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