MTV has scheduled the premiere date for a spinoff from its hit reality show “Jersey Shore,” with the new show to be paired with a revamped version of "Punk’d," according to The Hollywood Reporter’s The Live Feed blog.
“The Pauly D Project” will debut March 29, following the new "Punk’d," the story reports. The spinoff will track Pauly D as he works in the music industry, accompanying Britney Spears on a tour and signing with G-Note Records, the story says.
“Punk’d,” previously hosted by show creator Ashton Kutcher, will now be hosted by a different celebrity each week. Among those who are lined up: Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus and Hayden Panettiere. Victims on tap for the new season include Khloe Kardashian Odom and Demi Lovato.
"Punk’d" will air at 10 p.m., with "The Pauly D Project" airing at 10:30 p.m.