Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino Branches Out to Web TV With New Contest and Series
"I can't wait to start filming the web series this summer," The Situation tells PopEater. "After doing reality TV, it'll be cool to get to play a character that's completely different from myself. Asher [Levin] has written a hilarious script. I'll be playing a hip-hop star who gets chosen to be a judge on an 'American Idol'-style show. It's going to be a situation!"
Filmmaker K. Ashley Levin will write and direct the web show. The plot is summarized thusly:
"You all choose who should be famous pretty much with your votes," Sitch says in an intro video. According to the contest rules, one male and one female will be selected. The web series will film in Michigan this summer. See The Situation introduce the
Random Talent is a hilarious spoof of TV talent shows. Mike will play the role of a famous hip-hop star who is asked -- begged, actually -- by the producer to be the lead judge. The burden of keeping Mike's character happy falls to the second judge, played by YOBILaugh Season One Winner Ben Green, who was sent from England (where the show originated) to create a successful US version based in Detroit.
►The Situation Planning to Leave 'Jersey Shore'?
PopScene: Weeks Hottest Pics
MORE ABOUT Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino
Find the latest stories, biography, photos, videos, and more.Read more about Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino Li
- Jennifer Aniston
- Paris Hilton
Kate Middleton is officially a princess. She walked the aisle in an Alexander...
According to Denise, she's not sure that her estranged ex is completely sober....
Popeater Hot Topics
- Katie Holmes Shows Off "Artist" Suri Cruise's Sidewalk Handiwork
- Amy Schumer Pumps Her Own Gas, Jokes She's Just Like Us!
- Rachel Bilson Can't Stop Gushing Over Boyfriend Hayden Christensen: Photos
- Ex-Miss Nevada Katherine Reese busted again for meth possession, report says
- 'Airplane Repo' star Mike Kennedy: Community overreacting to escaped King Cobra
- Video resurfaces of Jared Fogle commenting on 'To Catch a Predator'
- Kevin Bacon & Kyra Sedgwick Celebrate 27 Years of Marriage With Romantic Instagram Post & Throwback Pic
- 5 Days, 5 Ways: Effortlessly Transition Your Maxi Dress Into Fall With These No-Fail Celeb Styling Tricks
- Amy Purdy's Secret Celebrity Wedding Singer Revealed! Plus, the ''Amazing Moment'' She Shared With Her Grandpa