Thursday, August 30, 2012

MTV Cancels 'Jersey Shore'

MTV has cancelled it's blockbuster reality series, 'Jersey Shore' after six seasons.

The reality series that saw the rise in popularity with stars Snooki, JWoww and The Situation will premiere its sixth and final season this Fall. Over the last two seasons the show has been losing viewers and ratings. The fourth season in Italy was its highest rated season to date with over eight million viewers an episode. The fifth season back in Jersey saw the ratings fall from the seven million viewers for its premiere to just over four million for its finale in March 2012.

This upcoming sixth season will focus on Snooki's pregnancy and The Situation's stint in rebab. The sixth and final season will premiere on October 4, 2012.

Here is the breakdown of the last five aired episodes:
Episode 07 - Love at the Jersey Shore - February 16 - 5.35 million viewers
Episode 08 - Sharp Objects - February 23 - 5.23 million viewers
Episode 09 - The Truth will Set you Free - March 1 - 5.30 million viewers 
Episode 10 - One Meatball Stands Alone - March 8 - 4.84 million viewers
Episode 11 - We Are Family - March 15 - 4.99 million viewers

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