The new year brings a whole new line-up of reality TV shows as the genre takes over more and more airtime. It starts January 1st, 2013, when TLC launches The Sisterhood about a controversial group of preachers' wives.
Later in the month MTV unveils two new Jersey Shore-style shows--one set in the Appalachian mountains, one in the Dominican neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York City.
There's also a new VH1 dating show that relies on deception and SyFy channel's marriage between Ghost Hunters and Gold Rush.
Learn more about the shows premiering January 2013.