Those crazy kids. It was bound to happen at some point with all the smushing going on at “Jersey Shore.” The network’s No. 1 rated reality show has popped out two spinoffs for three of its stars.
MTV announces it has greenlit two untitled new shows spawned from the controversial show starring Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, Jenni “JWoww” Farley, and DJ Pauly Delvecchio.
“We’re excited to put the spotlight on their lives away from the shore as they pursue their individual passions, careers and relationships,” says MTV’s programming EVP, Chris Linn. “Both series are fun, fresh ways for us to evolve what is an already successful brand for us.”
Here are the official series descriptions via a press release:
UNTITLED NICOLE “SNOOKI” POLIZZI AND JENNI “JWOWW” FARLEY PROJECT – Fans of “Jersey Shore” watched, laughed and marveled as Snooki and JWoww forged a genuine bond sure to go down in TV history. Always inseparable and ready to get the party started at the shore, viewers will get to see how they deal with life and love when the vacation is over in this 12-episode series. The locale may be different, but the friendship is sure to remain the same.UNTITLED PAUL “DJ PAULY D” DELVECCHIO PROJECT – Whether it’s Seaside Heights or Miami – no one has more swagger, one-liners or a more distinctive haircut that DJ Pauly D. Set to air for 12-episodes, this series follows Pauly D’s jet-setting and often hilarious life on the road as one of the country’s most in-demand DJs. Aiming to become one of the world’s most successful and recognized names in music, viewers will get to see Pauly D chase his dream with the help of the best friends he grew up with in Rhode Island by his side.
What do you think? Does MTV have two new hits on its hands?