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Wondery’s Harsh Reality: The Story of Miriam Rivera is hosted by Trace Lysette about a reality show that created controversy in the early 2000s.
In a sun-drenched villa in Ibiza, six guys competed for a cash prize and for the love of Miriam Rivera, a beautiful model from Mexico. But when Miriam revealed that she was a trans woman during the show’s finale, the on-screen drama sparked an international uproar about gender and sexuality. The show’s shocking conclusion had viewers asking: Has reality television finally gone too far?