There’s going to be more talk, more competition and more potential romance coming up on MTV. The network that launched the music video revolution back in the 1980s today announced that matchmaking series Are You The One? will be back for a third season while the self explanatory The Challenge is returning for its 27th Season. They will be joined by two new series Girl Code Live and Greatest Party Story Ever.
Spun off from MTV’s Girl Code, Girl Code Live is a weekly 30-minute late night show that MTV has given a 10-espisode run. Hosted by Nessa, Carly and Awkwafina from Girl Code in front of as studio audience, the straight talk show has celebrity and musical guest and games. Ryan Ling is EPing Girl Code Live with Paul Ricci and Karen Frank the execs in charge for MTV. As the title suggests the Greatest Party Story Ever will detail the harshest and best tales of good times. The weekly 30-minute show from Den of Thieves and based on a concept by Four Peaks Media Group will feature first person storytelling and animation to get the tales of debauchery and buddyhood across. Greatest Party Story Ever has been given a 10-episode order. Ben Nemtin and Jonnie Penn of Four Peaks Media are EPs, as are Den Of Thieves’ Jesse Ignjatovic and Evan Prager. Jordan Barrow and Jared Morell are co-EPs on the show as is Ross Shuman. MTV execs Lauren Dolgen and Kristina Edwards are overseeing the series for the network. Greatest Party Story Ever’s animation is provided by ShadowMachine