Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Celebs pay it forward in fun, feel-good series.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

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age 18+

Best TV Ever

This really shows people that hard work always pay off good at the end. I really enjoy watching all the undercover boss shows. Sometimes I need a tissue towards the end of the show.

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age 8+

Always work hard & treat people with respect, the rewards are plenty!!!

This show is an excellent version of Undercover Boss, with the Celebrities, such as Idina Menzel (singer "Frozen"). The episode with Idina Menzel was breathtaking and a real tear jerker - in a good way. She meets talented people with various hardships, and helps them in more ways than you can imagine. This isn't just her giving $5,000 or $10,000, it is that plus a job, plus a place to live even (to 1 girl). It is a very optimistic show. Great to watch with the kids. (only possible con would be to caution older children that this is a show, & it is more about working hard and being good, than expecting this to happen to you)

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Great role models

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