Mississippi native Jemmye Carroll appeared on “The Real World” this season as a cast member. The 2006 Aberdeen High School valedictorian is a senior political science and communications major at Mississippi State University, where she served as president of the MSU Pre-Law Society.
Two other Mississippians have appeared on the reality show. Natchez native Dunbar Flinn, a former University of Mississippi student, appeared on “The Real World: Sydney” in 2007. Genesis Moss of Gulfport appeared in the show’s sixth season.
And Jonathan Murray, who co-created the show with the late Mary Ellis Bunim, was born in Gulfport.
He’s also responsible for “Road Rules,” “Real World/Road Rules Challenge,” “The Simple Life,” “Making the Band” and has produced “Keeping Up with The Kardashians,” “Khloe and Kourtney Take Miami,” “Project Runway” and “Living Lohan,” among others.