A local premiere party for Siesta Key was cancelled after its star, Alex Kompothecras, was linked to the person who dragged a shark in a viral video.
An interview with the co-creator of Laguna Beach, whose new MTV show Siesta Key uses that format but avoids the fiction that befell its spinoff The Hills.
Reality TV and documentaries to check out this week—including a very cute show that I missed last week but that you can stream for free online now.
MTV’s strategy of returning to its roots to win back viewers will continue this October, when the network will resurrect Total Request Live, aka TRL. It has been off the air for nine years, having been on television for a decade. The Voice host Carson Daly will not return to the show, which he hosted …
There will not be a vote at the final four stage of Survivor Heroes vs Hustlers vs Heroes. It will be replaced by a new way of finding a final three.
AMC has created Visionaries, an umbrella for its documentary series about pop culture genres, each of which is guided and directed by a master in the genre.
Laguna Beach season 1 and The Hills season 5 will air marathons this weekend, as well promos for MTV’s Siesta Key, which borrows Laguna’s format.