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Parents' Guide to

Chasing Maria Menounos

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Career and family are focus of TV-host reality series.

TV Oxygen Reality TV 2014
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Community Reviews

age 16+

Based on 1 parent review

age 16+

Don't bother

She's a total mindless twit....there's nothing even remotely interesting about her or this show. And that boyfriend of hers....what a narcissist! Give this show a miss!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

Chasing Maria Menounos, which is produced by Menounos, highlights the challenges that she faces when trying to balance a demanding career and a family life. This is further emphasized by the TV host's strong work ethic, which is driven by her parents' experiences as struggling Greek immigrants when they arrived in the United States.

The endless conversations about getting married and having a baby, which is driven primarily by Costas, quickly gets tiresome. Kevin's constant reminders that he "gave up" his filmmaking aspirations to support Maria during their 15-year relationship also gets old rather fast, too. But it also shows how central family is in her life, and how she wouldn't be able to get by without them.

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