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Lifetime Green-lights a Nun Reality Show

Lifetime has green-lit a reality show about young nuns, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The Sisterhood (oy), from the same production company behind the offensively phony Breaking Amish, follows five young women who are considering becoming Catholic nuns; they're each in the "discernment" phase, which is generally the first step in entering a religious order. On the show, the women are living in a convent, even though that's generally not part of the discernment process for most Catholic orders and is instead part of the later phase of candidacy. It's almost like this reality show is going to take some liberties with how things work ...