When she first joined the (she did four of them), Alcaide struck up a conversation with some of the camera crew.
But its underlying theme, to let anyone with a cable package tune into a group of ordinary young people doing ordinary, young people things, hasn’t really changed.Southern Charm: She has her real estate license and is trying to break into the "sell big old houses" biz. WINNER: It's cool that SC Cameran keeps it platonic with the cast, but hot tub hookups make for excellent TV. Real World: Another excerpt from her bio: "Cameran's also not afraid to admit that her on-and-off boyfriend of one year is merely a 'trophy' to her."Southern Charm: Regarding Charleston men, SC Cameran says,"Maybe breathing in this thick Charleston air is not good. "But my friends, my family were like, 'Cameran, life's short. It'll be fun.'""Any time you put yourself on reality television, you have to take it very tongue-in-cheek," she said. People are obviously going to say horrible things."And what does she have to say about the criticism?It somehow stunts their emotional growth." She calls this stunted emotional growth “PPS: Peter Pan Syndrome.”WINNER: Close call, but I'm giving this one to RW Cameran. "All the negativity only boosts our rating for the show."WINNER: As rational and hip to the sitch as SC Cameran's answer is, I cannot get over RW Cameran's response. RW Cameran: 4SC Cameran: 2Will SC Cameran manage to dethrone RW Cameran as the current Southern Charm season unfolds?Bergmann, just 19 at the time, did all three in spades. Between a string of expletives, Bergmann unleashes a doozy of a brag.A year later, he reprised his role on (2006) cast member Bergmann calls his “nemesis”– over something that isn’t quite clear (who has a louder voice? “I have a BMW, a Porsche, a monster truck, a house and 30 companies,” he says.(1999), where she binge drank her way to the hospital shortly after meeting her new roommates, with rehab following shortly thereafter.Now 40 (and sober), Alcaide has chopped off the long, black hair she donned on the show, and avoids talking about it when she doesn’t have to. S., didn’t know she was dating a reality star until the two had been together for nearly a year.But for Bergmann and a handful of other-ers, reality tv stardom was a springboard to something more meaningful.Their post-production accomplishments are a lesson in career reinvention — and how to separate yourself from a reputation that precedes you.The winners of each challenge will receive money for their individual bank accounts, but once players are eliminated, their money is added to the final prize pot.In a major game twist this season, "Grenades" will be awarded to players surviving grueling elimination rounds, giving them a chance to get back at anyone else in the house they may have a vendetta against.