The Challenge

Ashley Cain Welcomes Baby Two Years After Daughter's Death

The Challenge's Ashley Cain has welcomed another baby. The birth of his son comes more than two years after losing his daughter Azaylia to cancer.

January 20, 2024

The Challenge's Ashley Cain Welcomes Baby 2 Years After Daughter's Death

Ashley Cain, who competed on MTV's The Challenge is now a dad of two. He welcomed another baby, more than two years after losing his daughter Azalia to cancer.

January 20, 2024

The Challenge's Ashley Cain Expecting Baby 2 Years After Daughter Azaylia's Death

British soccer star Ashley Cain, who once competed on MTV's The Challenge, is about to become a father again more than two years after losing his baby girl Azaylia to cancer.

December 3, 2023


The Challenge: USA Season 2 Champs Explain Why Survivor Players Keep Winning the Game

The Challenge: USA season two winners Chris Underwood and Desi Williams reveal their plans for the prize money and whether or not they will return to defend their titles.

October 20, 2023


Johnny Bananas Unpeels What Makes a Great Reality TV Villain—and Why He Loves Being One

The Challenge champion Johnny Bananas is going toe-to-toe with infamous reality TV troublemakers on E!'s House of Villains. He told E! News why he's one of the best anti-heroes.

October 19, 2023


Cory Wharton Details the Gut-Wrenching Trauma of 7-Month-Old Daughter Maya's Open-Heart Surgery

For two weeks, MTV's Cory Wharton slept on the windowsill of daughter Maya's ICU room praying for her recovery. But even at the darkest moments, he told E! News, he never lost hope: "We are warriors."

October 7, 2023

The Challenge: Battle for a New Champion Trailer Welcomes Back C.T. Tamburello and Other Legends

The Challenge: Battle For a New Champion's first trailer teases the ominous return of Chris "C.T." Tamburello and other legends for the MTV reality series' 39th season. Watch it now:

September 27, 2023

The Challenge Season 39 Cast Revealed—and WTF, All of the Champs Are M.I.A.

MTV announced The Challenge season 39 cast, which will feature 24 contenders all vying for their first title when the show returns on Oct. 25.

September 12, 2023


The Challenge Fans Will Love This Gift Guide as Much as T.J. Lavin Hates Quitters

To paraphrase the one and only Johnny Bananas, "take the money and run" to shop our The Challenge gift guide picks.

August 11, 2023


You Need to Hear Johnny Bananas' Pitch for a Reality Dating Show With CT Tamburello

While Johnny Bananas is known for his historic career on The Challenge, the MTV star revealed he's in talks to join The Bachelor franchise.

August 10, 2023


Cory Wharton's Baby Girl "Struggles to Breathe" in Gut-Wrenching Teen Mom Preview

In a Teen Mom: The Next Chapter preview, Cory Wharton shares how scary it was to watch his months-old daughter Maya "struggling to breath" ahead of her January open-heart surgery.

July 12, 2023

The Challenge's Amber Borzotra Gives Birth, Welcomes Baby With Chauncey Palmer

The Challenge: Ride or Dies couple Amber Borzotra and Chauncey Palmer recently welcomed a baby girl and shared the name and first photos their little one.

June 2, 2023


Why The Challenge: World Championship Winner Is Taking a Break From the Game

After winning the inaugural season of The Challenge: World Championship, Jordan Wiseley is stepping away from the MTV franchise and E! News got all the details on his surprising new career.

May 17, 2023


Check Out the 16-Mile Final TJ Lavin Has Created for The Challenge: World Championship Finalists

Get your exclusive first look at The Challenge: World Championship's May 17 finale, which finds the remaining four teams competing in a treacherous game called "Loops of Hell."

May 16, 2023

Amber Borzotra Exits The Challenge World Championship Early After Learning She's Pregnant

The Challenge: World Championship saw the early exit of Amber Borzotra in the April 19 episode of the Paramount+ spinoff. But the former champ surprised viewers when she revealed her pregnancy.

April 20, 2023


Why The Challenge's Johnny Bananas Says He Has Nothing Left to Prove

Even though Johnny Bananas holds the record for the most wins in The Challenge's history, the reality star told E! News he still feels pressure heading into every season.

March 15, 2023


How Jordan Wiseley's Split With Tori Deal Affected His Future on The Challenge

The Challenge’s Jordan Wiseley showed no quit, until a split with fiancée Tori Deal had him ready to retire. Ahead of World Championship’s premiere, he tells E! News what brought him back.

March 8, 2023


Why The Challenge: Ride or Dies Champs Are Already Promising Another Win

The Challenge: Ride or Dies winners Tori Deal and Devin Walker explain how they went from rivals to best friends and why they decided to give money to the other finalists.

February 16, 2023

30 Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Reality TV Fan in Your Life

We found Valentine's Day gifts inspired by Real Housewives, The Bachelor, Below Deck, The Kardashians, Big Brother, and more of your favorite reality TV shows.

January 25, 2023

The Challenge's Amber Borzotra Is Pregnant, Expecting Baby With Chauncey Palmer

After competing on The Challenge and Big Brother, Amber Borzotra is ready for a new kind of adventure. Get the details on her pregnancy announcement with Chauncey Palmer.

January 23, 2023

We'd Love for MTV's The Challenge to Cast These 21 Reality Stars

Now that MTV's The Challenge has brought in competitors from several other reality TV franchises like Big Brother, we’d like to slip a few new names into the suggestions box.

January 11, 2023