The Real L Word is an American reality television series aired on the cable station Showtime, where it premiered on June 20, 2010. The show was created by executive producer Ilene Chaiken and Magical Elves Productions, following the success of the television drama The L Word. The Real L Word follows a group of lesbians in their daily lives in Los Angeles, and as of the third season, Brooklyn.
With season 1 and 2 being successful, Showtime commissioned a third season, where there will be many new faces and a few recurring ones. The third season premiered on Showtime on July 12, 2012.