MTV OFFERS FANS AROUND THE WORLD A CHANCE TO CHIME IN ON THREE SHOW PILOTS

Beginning Monday, July 8th, Fans in Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia Can Visit pilots.mtv.com to Get a Sneak Peek of 3 MTV Pilots and Tweet Their Feedback

08 JULY 2013, EUROPE, AFRICA, ASIA, AUSTRALIA
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MTV is asking its fans around the world to help decide what the network’s next international show will be. Starting on Monday, July 8th, viewers across Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia will get a sneak peek at three different pilot episodes of shows MTV is considering for production.

LONDON – July 8, 2013 – MTV is asking its fans around the world to help decide what the network’s next international show will be. Starting on Monday, July 8th, viewers across Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia will get a sneak peek at three different pilot episodes of shows MTV is considering for production. Fans in Asia can visit pilots.mtv.com to view the episodes and post their feedback on the MTV Facebook page and tweet about the pilots using the specific hashtags on Twitter (e.g. #SleepingWithTheFamily).

The three pilot episodes available for viewing are: The New Crowd, Sleeping With The Family, and What Happened Last Night. This viewer feedback will ultimately help MTV gauge the potential of each pilot direct from the MTV viewers. The three pilots will be available for viewing beginning July 8th through July 31st. 

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