MTV’s hit Jersey Shore revival, Jersey Shore: Family Vacation, will return for Season 2 with a two-hour premiere on August 23. A first-look teaser for the new season includes a pregnancy and a wedding. (you can watch it below).
Jersey Shore: Family Vacation helped propel MTV to its best-third quarter in average primetime ratings among the target adults 18-34 demographic (Live+3) since 2011, the peak of the original Jersey Shore‘s success.. MTV is the fastest-growing network in primetime among the Top 50 nets across cable and broadcast in the young demo, up 46% vs. the same period one year ago.
Q3 was MTV’s fourth straight quarter of year-over-year prime ratings growth, its best streak in seven years, also since 2011. The network has four of TV’s top 10 unscripted series with Jersey Shore: Family Vacation at No. 1, Teen Mom 2 at No. 2, Ex on the Beach at No. 5 and Teen Mom: Young & Pregnant at No. 8.
Jersey Shore: Family Vacation features original housemates Deena Nicole Cortese, Paul “Pauly D” Delvecchio,” Jenni “JWoww” Farley, Vinny Guadagnino, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino as they reunite for the vacation of a lifetime.
The Shore franchise includes MTV’s Floribama Shore; Geordie Shore in the UK; Gandia Shore in Spain; Warsaw Shore in Poland; Acapulco Shore in Mexico; and Super Shore.
Here’s the Season 2 teaser: