NATPE Reveals 1st Reality Breakthrough Awards Nominees

NATPE President and CEO Rod Perth

'The Voice', 'Shark Tank', 'MasterChef Junior', 'American Ninja Warrior' and 'Face Off' nominated in Competition category.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Upcoming NATPE||Miami market will hold very first NATPE||Reality Breakthrough Awards. NATPE President and CEO Rod Perth today announced the nominees in all five categories:


  • 'American Ninja Warrior'
  • 'Face Off'
  • 'MasterChef Junior'
  • 'Shark Tank'
  • 'The Voice'


  • 'Big SMO'
  • 'Chrisley Knows Best'
  • 'Teen Mom'
  • 'True Tor'
  • 'Wahlburgers'

Game Show

  • '@Midnight'
  • 'Hollywood Game Night'
  • 'Jeopardy!'
  • 'The Chase'
  • 'The Price is Right'


  • 'Botched'
  • 'Catfish'
  • 'Life Below Zero'
  • 'Naked and Afraid'
  • 'The Profit'


  • 'Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown'
  • 'Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations'
  • 'Brain Games'
  • 'Cold Justice'
  • 'The Daily Show'

As NATPE says in a press release, the aim of Reality Breakthrough Awards is to honor those reality programs that "broke through the clutter" and altered our perception of what’s possible in the genre.

Winners of 1. NATPE||Reality Breakthrough Awards will be announced Tuesday, January 20 at NATPE||Miami 2015. See the full list of judges and add NATPE||Miami to your Google Calendar here.