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Participants in shows like ‘The Apprentice,’ ‘Top Chef,’ and ‘Hells Kitchen’ reveal poor conditions behind scenes

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One contestant said “The first few days in, I’m thinking, ‘Is this fun, or is this a cruel experiment?’ ” Contestants, he says, average two hours of sleep a night, are fed at the whims of production, and can’t talk to each other during breaks in filming— and those breaks can last six hours. Other contestants reveal poor conditions from other shows ... Read More »