Mary-Ellis Bunim

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: television producer credited with pioneering the genre of hit TV shows known as reality TV who created the concept for the MTV show The Real World in 1992, and who went on to produce such reality shows as Road Rules, Making The Band, Starting Over, The Simple Life and the feature film The Real Cancun in 2003.

 

 

Cause of Death: Breast cancer

 

Born: July 9, 1946

 

Died: January 29, 2004

 

Location: Burbank, California