The Real World: Portland is the twenty-eighth season of MTV 's reality television series The Real World , which focuses on a group of diverse strangers living together for several months in a different city each season, as cameras follow their lives and interpersonal relationships. The season featured a total of eight cast members over the course of the season, as one cast member was replaced after she voluntarily left the show. Portland, Oregon was first reported as the location for the twenty-eighth season in a June 19, article on the website Byronbeck. The season premiered on March 27, , consisting of 12 episodes. This is the last season of The Real World to use the cast narration "This is the true story It was later brought back on the 33rd season.
Louise : So what happened, were you bored in Manchester? Johnny : Was I bored? No, I wasn't fuckin' bored. I'm never bored. That's the trouble with everybody - you're all so bored. You've had nature explained to you and you're bored with it, you've had the living body explained to you and you're bored with it, you've had the universe explained to you and you're bored with it. So now you want cheap thrills and like plenty of them, and it don't matter how tawdry or vacuous they are as long as it's new, as long as it's new, as long as it flashes and fuckin' bleeps in forty fuckin' different colors. So whatever else you can say about me, I'm not fuckin' bored. Johnny : I've got an infinite number of places to go, the problem is where to stay. Johnny : No matter how many books you read, there is something in this world that you never ever ever ever ever fucking understand.
Kevin Powell of the show's inaugural season, set in New York, is now an activist and politician.
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Naked is a British black comedy written and directed by Mike Leigh and starring David Thewlis as Johnny, a loquacious intellectual and conspiracy theorist. The film won several awards, including best director and best actor at Cannes. Naked marked a new career high for Leigh as a director and made the then-unknown Thewlis an internationally recognised star. In an alleyway of the UK city of Manchester , Johnny Fletcher has a sexual encounter with a married woman.