MTV expands programming with four new series, special
MTV has added four new series to its programming slate and a special centering on an up-and-coming musician.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the cable network has picked up “The Heights,” a docudrama that follows a group of friends who live, work and play in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City.
The half-hour panel show “Epic Fail” focuses on embarrassing moments of viewers’ lives. The series will feature re-enactments, text messages, status updates and photos submitted by viewers.
Hidden-camera game show “Totally Clueless” gives people the opportunity to win cash for figuring out whether they are on television.
The half-hour series “MTV’S This Is How I Made It” acts as an advice show, giving first-person lessons from celebrities on how to succeed.
The special, “Dev,” centers on 22year-old Dev, the female voice on Far East Movement’s chart-topping single “Like a G6,” who is pregnant.
Premiere dates will be announced later.