Parents' Guide to

Vanderpump Rules

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Reality spin-off features soap-operish drama, mature themes.

TV Bravo Reality TV 2013
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Community Reviews

age 17+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 18+

Awful disgusting show!! It’s like drinking Kale with Coconut water!!!

I think the past few seasons have been just 1 star! Due to the torrential downpour of profanity and absurd content around the characters they ought to recast and mix it with more females like Ajax. Hey
age 16+

White Priviledge

I thought it was a great show because as an African american female, I struggled as a server and I could relate as to the inter mingling with our co workers, the drinking, staying up to 5am sometimes because shifts don't start until 5pm the next day - we see each other all the time- but as the years go on with this show I see the show changing. None of these servers are struggling, they go on these lavish trips every year sometimes multiple times a year- hundreds of thousand dollars on parties, weddings, etc.. I see a crew of white privileged kids who pretend to struggle through life and they are not- they use the platform they are in now to elevate themselves and their work from home businesses but I don't see one black face the show helps. And that one black face they had for like a brief pause was more than likely kicked off because their star, Jax made a pass at her that got his fugly girlfriend upset. Nothing happened to the white guy. Its all about who you know, who they except, and who makes the money- and its not ethnicity -its white spoiled privileged kids- it has become surprisingly ...disappointing. But they should stop acting like they need money- looks like there is plenty to go around if you are the right fit.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Vanderpump Rules showcases the lives of a group of young, good-looking, and sexually provocative adults as they engage in endless conversations and arguments about each other. Adding to the drama are their previous and current romantic connections, which appear to be mostly limited to members of their small group.

Despite Vanderpump's efforts to act as a boss-slash-advice giver, it's hard to take this group seriously because of their on-camera commitment to creating and maintaining their soap opera-like lifestyles. But for folks looking for a large portion of voyeuristic guilty pleasure, this show certainly serves it up.

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