What's a past or present reality show that you enjoy? Small Town Security Revolves around group of folks working at a security firm. Gentleman on far right in uniform used to be a lady. He's also obsessed with woman holding dog. I give this show a 7. Family Plots Family Plots was an American reality series that followed the ongoing events and employees at the family-run Poway Bernardo Mortuary in Poway, California. I give it a 7. An American Family: First reality show in America An American Family is an American television documentary filmed from May 30 through December 31, 1971 and first aired in the United States on the Public Broadcasting Service from January 11, 1973 to March 29, 1973.