04/08/2011 09:55 am ET | Updated Jun 08, 2011

'Jersey Shore' Spinoffs: JWOWW & Snooki, Pauly D Get Own MTV Shows

The Hollywood Reporter: Was this an easy decision to order two Jersey Shore spinoffs?

Chris Linn: They made it a very easy decision just based on the strength of the presentations that were produced. Obviously they're all celebrities in their own right from the series, but in producing the presentations, we were all pleasantly surprised to see how much depth there was there and how these felt fresh and different from Jersey Shore. An easy decision and we're very excited.

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