Everyone has an opinion on reality TV – whether it’s fly-on-the-wall shows like Big Brother or talent shows like X Factor – it seems people either love them or hate them.
But even if you don’t like watching them, do you still think they can be a great way to find talented individuals who might not have “made it” otherwise?
Post-punk laptop rapper MC Lars recently shared his opinion on shows like X Factor and American Idol. He told us, “There is some talent but none of those artists are going to change the world singing covers.”
So from Adam Lambert from American Idol, to Brian Dowling from Big Brother, check out these five reality stars who have enjoyed huge success.
Don’t forget to leave us a comment and let us know if you think truly talented people can come from reality/TV talent shows.