Magical Elves will produce second season of Dance Your Ass Off

Oxygen has renewed Dance Your Ass Off for a second season, but has replaced its producer, 495 Productions, with Magical Elves, the production company with the best name ever.

The second season will air in 2010, and is currently casting.

In a press release, Oxygen notes that the first season became its “most watched freshman series in network history among [women] 18-49 (382,000), [adults] 18-49 (494,000) and more than one million total viewers.”

Oxygen Media Greenlights Season Two… [Oxygen press release]

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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