Need a new reality? If you’ve been needing an escape from your own life, why not try hopping into someone else’s! Plenty of streaming services offer endless options when it comes to Canadian reality shows and they can keep you entertained for weeks.
If you’re new to the Canadian reality TV scene, then this list is the perfect guide to look into what you’ve been missing. From competition shows, renovation transformations, and shows that follow some of the most elite Canadians, these series have it all.
Whether you have Crave, Amazon Prime, Netflix, or even access to the Global TV app, you’ll be able to check out the reality TV hype.
Better yet, a lot of the streaming services offered on the list also have generous free-trials that’ll give you complimentary access!
The Real Housewives of Toronto
Streaming Platform: hayuAudience Rating: 77% on Google
This reality series follows the lives of six women as they navigate the high-class social scene in Toronto. It deals with their challenges involving money, romance, and family.
The Great Canadian Baking Show
Streaming Platform: Netflix Audience Rating: 91% on Google
Focusing on 10 baking contestants per season, the Canadian bakers compete in themed challenges in order to impress judges and avoid elimination.
Big Brother Canada
Streaming Platform: Global App Audience Rating: 90% on Google
A group of Canadians are selected to be isolated in the Big Brother House with no contact with the outside world. Houseguests then compete in challenges with one another in order to avoid elimination.
Streaming Platform: Crave Audience Rating: 90% on Google
Chefs compete with one another in order to become Canada’s best amateur cook. In order to be admitted on the show, they’re required to submit a signature dish that they’re certain will impress the judges.
Streaming Platform: Amazon Prime Audience Rating: 97% on Google
Canadian twin brothers travel the country helping citizens get their dream home for cheap using their real estate and contracting expertise.
Amazing Race Canada
Streaming Platform: Crave Audience Rating: 92% on Google
The Amazing Race Canada follows nine teams of two as they embark on a countrywide scavenger hunt for a grand prize of $250,000 and a trip for two around the world.
Streaming Platform: Netflix Audience Rating: 94% on Google
Canadian cheer team, the Great White Sharks, are determined to win the world championships. Cheer Squad documents their journey to the biggest competition stage and the reality behind being an elite member of the sport.
Storage Wars: Northern Treasures
Streaming Platform: Netflix & Amazon Prime Audience: 84% on Google
High stake buyers gather at abandoned storage units where they have the opportunity to score big by bidding on full units.
Streaming Platform: NetflixAudience Rating: 84% on Google
Canadian entrepreneurs get the chance to pitch their ideas to business millionaires hoping to impress them enough to be awarded a cash investment.
Streaming Platform: Amazon Prime Audience Rating: 91% on Google
Canadians take on intense obstacle courses in order to win cash prizes.
Streaming Platform: Crave Audience Rating: 84% on Google
This Canadian music show focuses on five musicians per episode who have dreams of making it big. Auditioning for the show’s mentors, they’re given the opportunity to debut and commercially release their own single.