Operation Brand New 'Surreal Life' is Now in Full Effect

VH1's 'The Surreal Life' Announces Its New Cast

Nov 03, 2004, 00:00 ET from VH1

    NEW YORK, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- If Flavor Flav and Brigitte Nielsen left
 you longing for more crazy reality moments, never fear. Production is underway
 on the fourth installment of VH1's "The Surreal Life" with an all-new eclectic
 mix of celebrity personalities including: former wrestler Chyna Doll; Jane
 Wiedlin (The Go-Gos); Christopher Knight ("The Brady Bunch"); Verne Troyer
 ("Austin Powers"); model Marcus Schenkenberg; rap star Da Brat; and Adrianne
 Curry ("America's Next Top Model"). The cast was introduced to one another and
 their new home earlier this week.
     VH1 will keep the "Surreal" party going when the new cast hits the screen
 on January 9th 9:00 p.m.* for the fourth season premiere of "The Surreal
 Life."  This new group of pop culture originals will play house in a Hollywood
 mansion and have their lives videotaped 24/7.
     The third season of the "The Surreal Life" made its series premiere on VH1
 with the now legendary cast of Dave Coulier, Flavor Flav, Jordan Knight,
 Brigitte Nielsen, Ryan Starr and Charo.
     The first season of "The Surreal Life" featured housemates Gabrielle
 Carteris, M.C. Hammer, Vince Neil, Corey Feldman, Emmanuel Lewis, Jeri Manthey
 and Brande Roderick; while the second season featured Traci Bingham, Ron
 Jeremy, Tammy Faye Baker, Trishelle Cannatella, Erik Estrada and Vanilla Ice.
     VH1's "The Surreal Life" is executive produced by Mark Cronin and Cris
 Abrego for Mindless Entertainment and 51 Pictures, and co-produced by James
 Rowley and Ben Samek. Jeff Olde and Jill Modabber oversee the series for VH1.
     Viewers can log onto VH1.com for photos of the new cast and exclusive
 footage from the current season you won't see on TV!
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       Contacts:  Michelle Clark/VH1          Lisa Chader/MTVN
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