Parents' Guide to

What Chilli Wants

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Reality show about finding Mr. Right feels a bit desperate.

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Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+

What Chilli won't get

I hate this show and if I were you I would not waste my time watching this show. It seems that the only thing Chilli really wants is television time. She continually flip flops on what type of man she wants in her life.

Is It Any Good?

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

The series offers a look at some of the challenges celebrity (and even some non-celebrity) women may face when hitting the dating scene. Unfortunately, Chilli's focus on finding a husband seems a little bit desperate, especially when she is pursuing him in front of a camera. Her need to find one also reinforces some common stereotypes about women needing men to be happy.

It's definitely voyeuristic, but the overall show is milder than other reality shows that deal with similar subjects. Chilli's personal boundaries, which motivates her to date men who do not smoke, drink, and who have a sense of spirituality, help make it a bit more positive. Chilli fans will definitely be drawn to it, while others who like this sort of thing will probably find it reasonably entertaining.

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