Magazine article Variety

Competition Series Hotly Contested

Magazine article Variety

Competition Series Hotly Contested

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The quality of the reality competition contenders is decidedly high - shows such as "The Amazing Race," "American Ninja Warrior," "Project Runway," "RuPaul's Drag Race" and "Top Chef" deftly tell stories that take us around the world, through America's culinary history, introduce us to astonishing creativity and athletic feats, and open our horizons to what is possible with some makeup and wigs.

"ANW," which broke into the category last year for the first time, keeps producing viral moments and its embrace of women athletes recently produced real-life wonder woman Jessie Graff.

"RuPaul's Drag Race" has a good chance of nabbing a nom this year - RuPaul won an Emmy last year for host, and as the show's fandom has grown, so has its guests, including Lady Gaga. New home VH1 has already renewed the show for its 10th season. …

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