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    Nominations for 2018 MTV Video Music Awards Announced

    On Monday, July 16, MTV announced nominations across all gender neutral categories for the 2018 “VMAs.” Cardi B received the most nominations for any artist with 10 nods, including “Video,” “Song” and “Artist of the Year,” and The Carters (Beyoncé and Jay-Z) earned eight, including “Video of the Year,” “Best Collaboration” and “Best Hip Hop” […]

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    PromaxBDA: Highlights from the 2018 Conference

    Last week, from June 11 to June 14, was the PromaxBDA 2018 Conference at the Hilton Hotel in New York City. Learn, create and connect: it was a potpourri of attendees and represented companies including ABC, Amazon Studios, AMC Networks, A+E Networks, AT&T Entertainment Group, BBC, Bell Media, BET Networks, Bravo, CBS, CNN, Comedy Central, […]

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    MTV Announces Stunt Series ‘Too Stupid to Die’

    MTV and global content studio Gunpowder & Sky announced today the next generation stunt series, “Too Stupid To Die”, developed in conjunction with YouTube online personality and daredevil, Zach Holmes. The logline: Packed with bizarre pranks, hilarious comedy and outrageous stunts, “Too Stupid To Die” is the story of a backyard stunt family making a […]

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    MTV to Revive ‘Jersey Shore’

    MTV is hoping lightning will strike twice in a new edition of docuseries “Jersey Shore” called “Jersey Shore Vacation” in 2018, which will reunite past cast members Deena Nicole Cortese, Paul “Pauly D” Delvecchio,” Jenni “JWOWW” Farley, Vinny Guadagnino, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino. The one person not returning as […]

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    MTV Orders Variety Talent Competition ‘Amazingness’

    MTV has greenlit a new variety talent competition show called “Amazingness.” Hosted by Rob Dyrdek of “Ridiculousness” fame, with judges including Eddie Huang, Krystal Bee and Chris “Drama” Pfaff, “Amazingness” will feature a mixture of amateur and viral talent who compete to earn the top spot. The first act goes to the Top Spot, but […]

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    MTV to Air ‘Jersey Shore’ Reunion Special as a Pilot for a Series Revival

    “Reunion Road Trip,” a reunion special and pilot on MTV for a proposed new series featuring the cast from 2009-12 docuseries “Jersey Shore,” has been confirmed as a go by Mike “The Situation” Torrentino MTV on “Entertainment Tonight” on Friday. The logline: Viewers will follow the lifelong friends as they come together to gossip about […]

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    MTV to Revive ‘Fear Factor’ with Ludacris as Host

    Former NBC reality/competition “Fear Factor,” which had two runs – from 2001-06 and 2011-12 – is being revived by MTV with rapper-turned-actor Ludacris (aka Chris Bridges) as host. The cable network has ordered 12 new episodes of the series from Endemol Shine North America. Ludacris will also executive produce. The series that challenges teams of […]

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    MTV Renews ‘Scream’ for an Abbreviated Third Season

    MTV has greenlit slasher drama “Scream” for a third season, but the order is only for six episodes. The renewal comes ahead of the MTV’s two-hour “Scream” Halloween special tomorrow night, which sets the stage for the new season. It picks up eight months after Kieran’s (Amadeus Serafini) arrest (Kieran was revealed to be the […]

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