MTV prepared for life without Jersey Shore

In a post Jersey Shore age, MTV keeps the adrenaline pumpin’ with the premieres of hot new series following the adventures of young amazing lives.

Much to West Virginia’s Sen. Joe Manchin’s chagrin, taking over Jersey Shore’s Thursday night slot is the much-talked about and controversial series, Buckwild (Jan. 3), which follows nine, wild youths through the hills of West Virginia.

Immediately following Buckwild, viewers can keep riding the crazy train from West Virginia to Northern Ontario to witness three Canadian teens living on the edge, literally, in MTV Canada’s all-new Original Series, Careless Teens (Jan. 3).

Then, from reckless youth to ruthless go-getters, MTV shines a spotlight on a group of ambitious friends from the gritty N.Y.C. neighbourhood of Washington Heights (Jan. 9).
Back by popular demand, MTV Canada turns fan fave MTV Impact: Losing It – a no-holds barred first-person account of “first-time” stories – into the eight-episode Original Series, Losing It (Jan. 7). Speaking of TMI (too much information), MTV continues to deliver a weekly dose of the ins and outs of everyone’s favourite guidettes, and a baby, with all new-episodes of Snooki & JWoww (Jan. 8).

BUCKWILD
MTV Exclusive Series Premiere – Thursday, Jan. 3 at 10 p.m. ET and 10:30 p.m. ET
Having known each other for years, Shain, Shae, Anna, Joey, Ashley, Cara, Tyler, Katie, and Salwa are united by the deep pride they have for small-town American life. Living in a small town however, also means finding unique ways to create fun including transforming a dump truck into a pool party, to building a human sling shot. Beyond dating, friendship, and their love of “mudding”, the bond they share with family and friends is always at the core for this fun-loving group. MTV airs this 12-episode series with two, back-to-back episodes every week.

CARELESS TEENS
MTV Canada Original Series Premiere – Thursday, Jan. 3 at 11 p.m. ET
This adrenaline-fueled, eight-episode series follows three fearless teens from Shelburne, Ontario, and their friends, as they risk their lives, and limbs, in a series of jaw-dropping stunts. From stapling their tongues, nailing body parts to a table, to lighting their hair and themselves on fire, nothing is off limits for these daredevils.

LOSING IT
MTV Canada Original Series Season Premiere – Monday, Jan. 7 at 11 p.m. ET
The one-time special MTV IMPACT: LOSING IT is turned into an eight-episode series as MTV Viewers share their experiences of having sex for the first time on camera, and how it affected them for better or worse.

SNOOKI & JWOWW
MTV Exclusive Season Premiere – Tuesday, Jan. 8 at 10 p.m. ET
SNOOKI & JWOWW continue with their adventures in babysitting in Season 2. These real-life BFF’s found true love and are ready to face new obstacles and continue their path to adulthood.

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS
MTV Exclusive Series Premiere – Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 10 p.m. ET
In this new one-hour docudrama, MTV follows a group of best friends living, working and playing in the gritty, diverse New York City neighborhood of Washington Heights. Though fiercely proud of where they come from, the series charts the triumphs and pitfalls as the cast struggles to push past the confines of their upbringing in order to carve out bright futures for themselves. WASHINGTON HEIGHTS premieres with back- to-back episodes.

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