Cher, Chastity Bono reportedly working on Coming Out With Cher And Chas reality series

Cher and her gay daughter Chastity Bono are “starring as ‘celebrity counsellors’ to those struggling to find the courage to admit to their parents that they are gay,” the Daily Mail reports. The pair are reportedly shopping the series, which will be called Coming Out With Cher And Chas, to networks.

An anonymous “U.S. source” told the paper, “Cher and Chas believe they are on to a winner and have been setting up meetings with the major networks. They’d like a bidding war between the stations. It’s no secret they have had problems in their relationship and they think that makes them ideal to offer advice to those who are going through the same thing. They are looking to give their careers a lift and are promising producers there will be on-air fireworks between them.”

Another “Hollywood source” added that the formerly estranged mother and daughter “see themselves as a bit like Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne who won’t be afraid to have a rant at each other on camera.”

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