NEW YORK (AP) — It’s one more for the road — one more season of “Jersey Shore,” that is. After that, MTV is shutting down the party.
MTV gave the last call for “Jersey Shore” on Thursday, saying the raucous reality show will conclude after its upcoming sixth season, which begins Oct. 4.READ MORE: Swastikas, Hate Messages Found Scrawled On Bathroom Wall At Davie High School
The series, whose roots lay in a party house in Seaside Heights, N.J., gave rise to reality stars such as Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, while popularizing the terms “guido” and “guidette.”READ MORE: Man's Remains Found In Shallow Grave Behind Miami Gardens Home, Woman Arrested
It became a pop-culture sensation and one of MTV’s biggest hits with its premiere in December 2009, drawing as many as 8 million viewers. It spawned the spinoffs “Snooki & JWoww” and “The Pauly D Project.” But ratings have eroded in recent seasons.MORE NEWS: Source Close To Messi Denies Latest Rumor Linking Super Star To Inter Miami CF
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