EDtv is a 1999 American satirical comedy film directed by Ron Howard. An adaptation of the Quebec film Louis 19, le roi des ondes 1994, it stars Matthew McConaughey, Jenna Elfman, Woody Harrelson, Ellen DeGeneres, Martin Landau, Rob Reiner, Sally Kirkland, Elizabeth Hurley, Clint Howard, and Dennis Hopper.

EDtv starts off with the television channel True TV commencing interviews for a TV show that shows a normal persons life 247. This idea was thought up by a TV producer named Cynthia Ellen DeGeneres. They interview Ed Pekurny Matthew McConaughey and his brother, Ray Woody Harrelson. When the producers see the interview Cynthia decides to use Ed and interviews only Ed. So now they start airing the show, which they call Ed TV. The show is a total failure at first, as only boring things happen and the main producers want to pull the plug, except for Cynthia.However, Ed TV suddenly gets interesting on Daywhen Ed visits Ray. Ed along with the cameramen discovers that Ray is cheating on his girlfriend Shari Jenna Elfman. Ed then visits Shari to apologize to her for Rays actions. Shari is very drunk and starts insulting Ray, by talking to the camera. She makes everyone laugh and gasp by saying Ray was a bad lay. Ed tries to comfort Shari, and he reveals he has feelings for her. She then reveals she has feelings for Ed as well. They slowly move their faces closer and finally kiss each other. Ed then locks out the camera crew and proceeds to passionately kiss Shari for a while. Ed TV suddenly becomes extremely popular. On Cynthias insistence, Ed starts a relationship with Shari, which is short lived as Ed grows more interested in staying on TV and Shari is abused by viewers who find her unappealing. ........

Source: Wikipedia