Candid Camera: The World’s First Reality Comedy Show

Candid Camera was the world’s first reality comedy series and it went on to become the longest-running reality comedy series of all time. It’s had its stops and starts with several breaks from the screen but the familiar format always returns. There’s something about the gentle humor of the show that makes it universally appealing.

Smile! You’re On Candid Camera!


Let’s take a look now at the history of the program and what makes it so special to so many people around the world. From the show’s greatest tricks to the people who created it, there’s so much to learn from Candid Camera. Donald Trump was even featured on an episode, so read on to find out how that went!