For more than 20 years, The Real World , Road Rules , and its competitive spin-off, The Challenge , have brought together some of the most memorable reality TV hookups. Take Sean Duffy and Rachel Campos, for instance. The show captured their blooming romance in typical reality TV fashion — make-out sessions, hand-holding, confession-room flirting. But fans were shocked when not only did Sean and Rachel stay together, they got married and had children — eight of them, to be exact! Fan-favorite couple Melinda Stolp and Danny Jamieson also tied the knot after getting engaged during a Real World reunion show.
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Details of the settlement have not been made public, but earlier this year MTV's parent company, Viacom, responded to Cooley's complaint by saying, "[Cooley] failed to avoid the injuries of which she complains. Cooley was originally a castmate on The Real World: Chicago , which aired in Before being cast on the show, she had been a foster child who had never found a permanent home before eventually aging out of the system. Having appeared on over a dozen different reality shows between and , Cooley was one of the first people to create a career out of reality television, which has effectively ended after her stint on The Ruins , where the alleged rape occurred. In the complaint filed on October 27, —which names MTV, Bunim-Murray Productions, and The Challenge castmates Kenneth Santucci and Evan Starkman—Cooley alleged she was a victim of sexual harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination, and sexual battery. According to the complaint, Santucci and Starkman "took another male participant's toothbrush and rubbed the toothbrush around [Cooley]'s genitals, including rubbing her labia and inserting the toothbrush into plaintiff's vagina" while she was passed out drunk. She says that producers were aware of what happened and more than likely watched it on monitors while it was going on.
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The Real World: California retrospectively referred to as The Real World: Los Angeles , to distinguish it from subsequent installments of the series is the second season of MTV 's reality television series The Real World , which focuses on a group of diverse strangers living together for several months, as the cameras follow their lives and interpersonal relationships. The season featured a total of nine cast members over the course of the season, as one cast member was evicted and replaced, and another was replaced when she got married. The Real World expanded from 13  to 21 episodes with this season.