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Mario Lopez: Saved by the Baby

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Ex-child star turns dad in positive but mature reality show.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+
Unwatchable--listening to Mario Lopez drone on and on. Sarah Palin is definitely more interesting. Could kick up some body image issues for boys (and also men).

Is It Any Good?

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

The reality doc offers a behind-the-scenes look at some of the changes single men are faced with when they are in a committed relationship and/or become new parents. It also highlights the adjustments people must make in order to balance a demanding career and personal hobbies with family responsibilities.

It's pretty mild, and positive, too, thanks to Mario Lopez's pleasant and easygoing personality. But the show isn't really isn't geared towards kids, with discussions about parenting and adult relationships making up the majority of the drama. Nevertheless, teen and adult fans will probably enjoy what they see.

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