IT’S ON! MTV IS COMING TO THE ISLAND WITH BRAND NEW SERIES 'IBIZA SHORE'
MTV TEAMS ACROSS SOUTHERN EUROPE AND LATIN AMERICA COLLABORATE TO CO-PRODUCE NEW ADDITION TO THE ‘SHORES’ FRANCHISE
15 JULY 2015, MIAMI / MADRID
SummaryHuge news! MTV International is expanding its landmark ‘Shores’ franchise with an exciting, new addition to the family: Ibiza Shore.
The Ibiza Shore cast will include recognizable faces from other MTV productions, such as GandÍa Shore (Spain) and Acapulco Shore (Mexico), plus additional surprise arrivals from Italy and Brazil. Production is set to begin in August, with the iconic Mediterranean island providing a backdrop of sea, sun and plenty of opportunities for customary partying.
“We are very excited to announce that we are taking the ‘Shores’ franchise to the next level. Ibiza is one of the most amazing, iconic summer destinations in the world and we’re thrilled that we can have our cast enjoy the island. ‘Shore’ fans everywhere are going to love it!” – Laura Abril, VP of Youth and Music Brands, VIMN South Europe, Middle East and Africa.
“We’re thrilled to announce the first-ever co-production between MTV Latin America and MTV South Europe for Ibiza Shore. Everyone knows Ibiza is one of the party capitals of the world, so we can’t wait to see what happens with this unique mix of characters, personalities and cultures.” – Tiago Worcman, Senior Vice President, Music Brands, VIMN Americas.
Ibiza Shore will be produced by Magnolia TV. More information about the production will follow from MTV.
Ibiza Shore is the fifth international edition of MTV’s ‘Shores’ franchise, joining the phenomenally successful Geordie Shore (UK), Warsaw Shore (Poland), GandÍa Shore (Spain) and Acapulco Shore (Mexico) in addition to the original Jersey Shore. Acapulco Shore season 2 is currently airing across Latin America and is also set to be broadcast in Southern Europe.
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