Great minds don't always think alike: Some ponder the possibilities of reality television. 51 Minds Entertainment is a TV production company that focuses on reality-based programming, talk shows and game shows. Most of its work has been for MTV Network's VH1 channel, including such shows as Charm School, Flavor of Love, and I Love New York. Other productions have included My Fair Brady, Rock of Love, and The Surreal Life. Producers and partners Cris Abrego (51 Pictures) and Mark Cronin (Mindless Entertainment) first combined forces in 2003 to create The Surreal Life. 51 Minds is 51%-owned by international TV producer Endemol.