'Snooki & JWoww' renewed for season 2, 'Jersey Shore' premiere date set
It's official! There will be more adventures for "Jersey Shore" stars Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi and Jennifer "JWoww" Farley next year.
The reality stars' show "Snooki & JWoww" has been renewed for a second season, MTV announced in a statement on August 3. The network also announced the premiere date for season 6 of "Jersey Shore."
"Whether it's the outrageous and ever-evolving characters on 'Jersey Shore,' the comedic antics of 'Snooki & JWoww,' or the emotional and surprising relationship revelations on our new series 'Catfish,' we strive to provide our audience with a diverse slate of innovative programming that provokes and entertains in unexpected ways," Chris Linn, EVP of Programming and Head of Production, MTV said.
According to the network, the second season will focus on the two women who "try to live their lives to the fullest while balancing adulthood and the unexpected surprise of parenthood."
Polizzi, 24, is currently pregnant with her first child with fiance Jionni LaValle. The couple is expecting a boy and recently announced that they will name the baby Lorenzo. Polizzi first announced her pregnancy and engagement in March.
Season 6 of "Jersey Shore" will premiere on Thursday, October 4 at 10 p.m. on MTV. All of the original cast members returned to the house in Seaside Heights, New Jersey for the new season with the exception of Polizzi, who will appear in the new season but did not live with the roommates.
The network also announced they picked up a new docu-series called "Catfish: The TV Show" based on the Sundace film of the same name. It focuses on couples who have fallen in love online but have never met in person. The series will premiere on November 12 at 10 p.m.