MTV's Growing Up MOB
(Formerly "Made In Staten Island", Mob Island, Staten Island: 10310)
The series is produced by Mob Wives (VH1) own Karen Gravano and Adam Gonzalez. The series has strong ties to the Mob Wives franchise. Since the green light back in April, we finally have more news! - Taking place on a suburban island right next to NYC. Watch as a group of friends return home from college & deal with real life issues. Its reportedly going to be a grittier-urban version of 'Siesta Key', MTV's recent breakout teen-friendly docu-drama about young adults navigating through life. They have been filming since January 2018 & are rumored to stop production on season 1 this summer.
MTV will head to "Staten Island 10310" in August to following a group of young adults in the New York City borough that has a small town feel despite its proximity to the nation's largest urban center. Staten Island's population is famously a mix of law enforcement and firefighters with those involved in less-than-legal occupations. "In many ways, life on the island has such a different texture than the rest of New York," McCarthy said. "We get to see another side of these kids who are very ********** The show hails from MTV Studios.
The series is slated to premiere Jan 14th 2019!
Cast photos & more below!
Karina Seabrook (Karen Gravano & David Seabrook's daughter)
Dennie Augustine (Queen Bee of the group, related to Big Ang)
Taylor-Lynn Otoolee(Dennie's bestfriend, Joe's sister)
Kayla Gonzalez (frienemies with the girls but has beef, Justin's cousin?)
Paulie Fusco (Karina's boyfriend, Boxer in training- hothead of the group)
Joe Otoole (Taylors Brother, Justin's best friend, single Father of a little girl.)
Christian/CP (Wise Guy of the group)
Onlookers were told they were filming Opening Credits!
Behind the scenes/Episode previews/Spoilers:
Victoria & Karina in Tekashi 6ix9ine's video for "Tati":
Sidebar: Karina & Paulie were featured on MTV's "Promposal" back in 2017 too!
Stream the episode here: [url]http://www.mtv.com/episodes/qzzrjd/promposal-top-of-the-world-promposal-season-1-ep-108[/url]
What do you guys think about this Mob Wives-connected series? MTV finally might have it right!
Photo Credits: Karen Gravano/Karina/The casts Instagram's & SiLive.com