MTV Signs Jersey Shore's Paul "DJ Pauly D" Delvecchio For Possible Reality Series
Posted on Thu Dec 23, 2010 08:12 AM PDT

jerseyintouch091210_02_200.jpgNEW YORK, New York - (X17online) - While it hasn't been given the green light yet, MTV has closed a series option deal with Jersey Shore cast member Paul "DJ Pauly D" Delvecchio which was filmed in September through 495 Productions.

MTV has not given any additional details on the new series, but Chris Linn, executive vice president of programming and head of production for MTV reveals:

“At the heart of Jersey Shore is the unique and genuine cast and Pauly D. truly embodies both qualities. He’s distinguished himself onscreen as the fun-loving, well-coiffed and dependable guy you can’t help but want to hang out with. We know viewers are curious about his life away from the shore and we look forward to exploring new possibilities around that."

Jersey Shore's third season premieres on MTV Jan. 6.