The King of Reality TV has amassed millions of viewers by creating and executive producing successful shows such as the Love and Marriage franchise on OWN to BET Presents: The Encore. King has also taken his talents from behind the scenes to in front of the camera as a television host/personality and pop culture enthusiast.


arlos King is one of the most sought-after executive producers in reality television.


With over ten years under his production belt, King has quickly created a niche for himself in the docu-soap arena. He has produced high-profile programs such as eight seasons of the Real Housewives of Atlanta, Season 25: Oprah Behind the Scenes, The Four on Fox and named one of The Hollywood Reporter’s 30 Most Powerful Producers in Unscripted TV.


Under his production company Kingdom Reign Entertainment, King has created shows such as the hit franchise Love & Marriage: Huntsville and Love & Marriage: D.C. (OWN) and Styling Hollywood (Netflix); just to name a few.

King is affectionately regarded as the “King of Reality TV” when it comes to his Midas touch. During the sixth season of the Real Housewives of Atlanta, King executive produced the highest rated season ever for not only the franchise, but for the Bravo network as a whole. Gucci Mane & Keyshia Ka’Oir’s wedding series, The Mane Event, debuted as the highest rated series premiere for the 2017-18 schedule. Love and Marriage: Huntsville debuted in 2019 and immediately became a breakout hit as the first show on the network in 5 years to see a ratings growth from its first season to the second.

King’s career has also blossomed in front of the camera. Not only does he host various reunion shows, he is also the host of late night talk show The Nightcap with Carlos King on the Oprah Winfrey Network. King also host the hit podcast, Reality with the King, that reached #1 on the TV/Film charts on Apple podcast.

Carlos King Taking His Podcast on the Road

‘Reality with the King’ will tour in 2024, starting in Huntsville, Alabama, with — naturally — ‘Love & Marriage: Huntsville’ castmember Melody Shari.

Carlos King is the latest to take his podcast on the road, touring his Reality with the King weekly in 2024.

An unscripted commentator and purveyor, King and his Kingdom Reign Entertainment shingle produce WE TV’s Grown & Gospel and the popular Love & Marriage franchise on OWN — its Huntsville and Detroit-set offerings just recently renewed, while the D.C. version is due to air new episodes in January. He launched his podcast, Reality with the King, in April 2022 and has since brought in more than 7 million downloads. Marquee guests have included NeNe Leakes, Teresa Giudice and Megan McCain.

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From Diddy’s blueprint to becoming the prototype for cable productions, Carlos King’s reality reign can’t stop, and won’t stop.

Known for being a purveyor of pop culture-driven reality television, it is nearly impossible to turn on your television without feeling the dominance of the king – Carlos King. Originating from the great Motor City [Detroit], King – the CEO of Kingdom Reign Entertainment – is seemingly unstoppable when it comes to hot streaks of reality television.

Before the green screen Carlos had drive with a dream. While studying media and journalism at Wayne State University, the go-getter decided to move to New York City where he entered a matrix of interning – ABC’s The View, Def Jam Records, MTV, and later BET.

“I followed Puff Daddy’s school of thought, which was to get an internship because no one is going to turn down a freebie! I was an intern at BET when I was 25 years old. For these kids nowadays that’s the end of the road. But I didn’t care. I knew my road was going to be different. I wanted to get in the business.”

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OWN Moves Into Late-Night With ‘The Nightcap With Carlos King’

The Nightcap with Carlos King

Carlos King, creator and exec producer of OWN’s Love & Marriage, is hosting a late-night series for the Oprah Winfrey-led cabler.

The Discovery-backed broadcaster is moving into the genre with The Nightcap with Carlos King.

The series, which is in the same vein as Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen, will premiere on May 14 at 10pm, after the launch of Love & Marriage: D.C, the network’s first-ever franchise spinoff.

In The Nightcap, King will welcome guests from OWN’s most popular shows to let their hair down and break down their juiciest storylines. The half-hour series will also feature surprise guests from Carlos’s “little black book” of celebrity friends who will dish on pop culture headlines and participate in fun games and revealing challenges.  Read the full article here…


Reality with the King goes behind the scenes of some of your favorite reality TV shows’ most iconic moments. In each episode, we rehash shocking betrayals, hilarious interactions and dramatic scenes from The Real Housewives Franchise, Love & Marriage: Huntsville, The Bachelor, and much more. Join one of the most sought-after executive producers and king of reality television, Carlos King, as he dishes and spills the tea with reality TV stars we all know, love, and love to hate. Have a question you need answered? Hit up the Reality with the King Hotline at 310-593-8188. New episodes are released Wednesdays and Fridays.

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