Who wants to be famous? The Total Dramatic Island campers do, that’s for sure! Summer may be ending as those September days get cooler and cooler, but we’re always ready to sit around the bonfire and chat with the kids. Total drama crew. If you’ve been revisiting Cartoon Network’s hit ‘reality’ competition series and wondering how much of it is based on a true story, we’ve got answers.
Total Dramatic Island is like any series of reality TV competitions: contestants enter, they compete against each other every week, and one (or more) of them is sent home at the end of the episode. The only problem? Everything is scripted and animated, which means the humor and drama is at an all-time high. The series has several spinoffs, sending contestants around the world, on musical tours, and more.
Here’s everything we know about the what Total Dramatic Island is based on, where to watch it, when we can expect new episodes, and more.
East Total Dramatic Island based on a true story?
All production trainees can take a deep breath: Total Dramatic Island is not based on a true story. It is, however, based on another TV show. Read on to find out what it is.
What is Total Dramatic Island based on?
Total Dramatic Island is based on Survivor, a real-life reality TV series in which contestants must compete in a secluded location for a big cash prize and worldwide fame. They participate in weekly challenges, form alliances and vote each other out of the tribe. It’s almost the same show (except Total Dramatic Island is scripted, animated and for a younger audience).
Even the host of Total Dramatic Island is based on Survivor. Yeah, Total dramaby Chris McLean (Christian Potenza) and Survivorby Jeff Probst are almost identical – down to the game announcer inflection.
East Total Dramatic Island streaming on Netflix? Where to stream Total Dramatic Island:
Yes, the seven seasons of Total drama, which begins with Total drama Isle, is available to stream on Netflix. Right now, this is the only place you can stream the show. The series is not available for rental or purchase at this time either.
East Total Dramatic Island still airing on Cartoon Network? How many seasons of Total Dramatic Island are there?
There are seven seasons of Total drama, but only one season of Total Dramatic Island. Confused? It’s a bit complicated, so let’s explain. In the Total drama world, each new season of the series was a spin-off – so instead of following Total Dramatic Island with Total Dramatic Island Cartoon Network season 2 release Total dramatic action Following. Here’s a list of the show’s seven seasons:
- Total Dramatic Island
- Total dramatic action
- Total Drama World Tour
- Total Drama: Revenge of the Island
- Total Drama All-Stars
- Total drama: Pahkitew Island
- Total Drama Presents: The Ridiculous Race
And the fun doesn’t stop there! HBO Max has just relaunched the Total drama franchise for two additional seasons, which will air on Cartoon Network and air on HBO Max very soon.
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