Punk’d

MTV – Wednesday 13 June, 9.30pm

MTV’s pop culture phenomenon series Punk’d returns for an all-new season, featuring the hottest celebrities in Hollywood and the most hilarious and crazy moments in Punk’d history. This season Ashton Kutcher hands over the hosting reins to a new celebrity each week. The celebrity hosts take Punk’d to a whole new level with more complex, hilarious and fun punks than ever before. For the first time in the series’ history, the curtain will be pulled back, giving viewers an inside look at what goes on behind-the-scenes to pull off these elaborate pranks.

Punk’d returning to MTV

Punk’d is returning to MTV and different celebrity hosts are said to be taking control of the series, replacing Ashton Kutcher. Taylor Swift has been confirmed as the first victim with Justin Bieber hosting in the debut episode.

Reynolds and Bullock team up for animated series

Ryan Reynolds and Sandra Bullock have reportedly begun work on a new animated television project. The pair, who featured together in the 2009 film The Proposal, are said to be working on a series called And Then There Was Gordon that follows an ordinary child who lives alongside their extraordinarily talented siblings.

Hurricane shuts down TV production

Production on several New York-based TV shows have been shut down due to Hurricane Irene currently lashing the East Coast of the US. 

Gervais turned down lead Office role

Ricky Gervais says he was offered the lead role in the US version of The Office before Steve Carell but said turned it down as he felt there was no point in him playing that role. “They said ‘Do you want to play the main role?’ but what’s the point of that?” Gervais said. “We made The Office, that was a document of what it was like to be in an English office and it was made by English people for English people, and this should be made by Americans for Americans.”

What happens when the biggest stars in the world get too high on the Hollywood hog? When their bank accounts start swelling bigger than their heads? Master prankster Ashton Kutcher is there to PUNK ’em down to earth.

It’s a reality show with a twist as Ashton makes superstars suffer for your viewing pleasure.

Season debut

Bucky Lasek, Nelly Furtado, and Hayden Panettiere all fall victim to Ashton’s pranks.

New Season Marathon Exclusive: Punk’d

MTV – Saturday 7 July, 11am – 5pm & Sunday 8 July, 11am – 6pm

Don’t miss out on back to back episodes of Punk’d featuring the final series. Master prankster Ashton Kutcher punks celebs down to earth including Hillary Swank and Nelly Furtado…and sometimes, he even gets ’em crying. The reality show with a straight razor’s edge makes superstars suffer for your viewing pleasure.

All New Episodes: Punk’d
MTV – Tuesdays 9.30pm, from 3 April

What happens when the biggest stars in the world get too high on the Hollywood hog? When their bank accounts start swelling bigger than their heads? Master prankster Ashton Kutcher is there to PUNK ’em down to earth. It’s a reality show with a twist as Ashton makes superstars suffer for your pleasure. To misquote the acclaimed thespian Steven Seagal: “You guys think you’re above the law… but you ain’t above ours”