The Real World: Brooklyn is the twenty-first season of MTV's reality television series The Real World, which focuses on a group of diverse strangers living together for several months in a different city each season, as cameras follow their lives and interpersonal relationships.It is the fourth season of The Real World to be filmed in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, specifically in New York City after The Real World: Back to New York.
Naturally, Chet and Scott are alienated and grouchy. “I think you’ve finally made it when you have a life-sized cardboard cut-out made out of you,” Chet says.
In 2010, the season was nominated for a GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Reality Program.
Almost every season of The Real World, beginning with its fifth season, has included the assignment of a season-long group job or task to the housemates, continued participation in which has been mandatory to remain part of the cast since the Back to New York season.
Set in a tricked-out loft overlooking a glistening Red Hook waterfront, it wasn’t the expected cast members — newly transgendered Katelynn, kooky Mormon Chet, sexual-abuse survivor Sarah — who drew our attention.
It was Ryan Conklin, the charmingly hammy 23-year-old Iraq war veteran.
The sales rep from Union, New Jersey, also claimed that he led her on, noting that she would have asked for a divorced on last week's season finale if he didn't tell her he was going to try and make their marriage work.