Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory

Tyler and Jackson returning to Idol

Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson have confirmed they will return to American Idol as judges again next season. There is no word yet on Jennifer Lopez.

Rogan in for Fear Factor revival

Joe Rogan has been confirmed to return as the host of the rebooted Fear Factor reality series. The series will return for an eight-episode run and is said to embrace technology in a way that the original series couldn’t.

Patel joins new Sorkin series

Slumdog Millionaire actor Dev Patel has landed a role on Aaron Sorkin’s new HBO series entitled More As the Story Develops that centres on a bunch of people working in a broadcast newsroom. Jeff Daniels, Olivia Munn and Emily Mortimer are also on board.

New Rob Dyrdek series coming to MTV

Rob Dyrdek of Rob & Big and Fantasy Factory is launching an all-new MTV series entitled Ridiculousness that will focus on amateur viral videos in a similar fashion as Comedy Central’s Tosh.0. Drydek will comment on clips in a range of segments such as ‘Redneck Good Times’ ‘Hot Mess’ and Worst Case Scenario’.

MTV – Thursdays from 2 June, 9.30pm

The Fantasy seems endless for Rob Dyrdek and all of the employees at Dyrdek Enterprises in Downtown Los Angeles. Season 4 kicks off with the return of Rob’s good friend and former bodyguard, Christopher “Big Black” Boykin. Just when you thought his life couldn’t get any more obscure and insane, Rob pushes it all to the next level in this new chapter, solidifying it as the most exciting and hilarious season yet.

Rob Dyrdek launching new MTV show

MTV’s Rob Dyrdek is launching a new series on the network later this year called Ridiculousness. The series, which will run alongside his Fantasy Factory, will see him put his own spin on the funniest amateur videos from the internet in front of a studio audience.

Dora The Explorer Live shows cancelled in Chch

Following the quake in Christchurch last week, the Nick Jr. Dora The Explorer Live! children’s show has been forced to cancel its performances in the garden city. Tickets to the shows, scheduled for March 5 and March 6, will be refunded.

Dancing with the Stars contestants named in the US

Dancing with the Stars in the US has named its latest batch of celebrities to take part in the upcoming season. Former boxer Sugar Ray Leonard, E! Channel star Kendra Wilkinson and actress Kirstie Alley are among those set to take to the d-floor.

Warner Bros to pay Men crew

Warner Bros has confirmed that it will be paying the crew of Two and a Half Men for the four remaining episodes of the current season which has been axed. The company will cover the crew’s wages in full after it was decided to shut down production following Charlie Sheen’s stint in rehab.

CSI actress to guest on Castle

Former CSI actress Liz Vassey has landed a guest role on drama series Castle where she will play a real estate agent who gets caught up in a murder investigation.

Premieres Monday 8 November @ 9:30 PM

The time has come! Skate sensation and all round crazy man Rob Dyrdek is back for another season with his ‘Fantasy Factory’ spruced up to the nines and ready for even more juvenile behaviour. Just when you thought these guys couldn’t get any crazier Rob thinks of better stunts in more outrageous toys. He even ditches the skateboard for a surfboard at one stage!

Check out Rob Dyrdek and his amazing fantasy factory Monday November 8 at 9:30pm.

Thursday 18th February at 9.30pm

The fantasy continues for skateboarding legend Rob Dyrdek and his crew as they return for another quirky season of chaos and laughter at the Fantasy Factory. Packed with guest stars and even more action, season two is the Fantasy Factory at a whole new level.This season, the ridiculousness reaches new levels as Rob purchases and then jockeys his own racehorse, teams up with musician John Mayer to write an apology song for Rob’s mom, races alongside Ken Block in a miniature rally car, and triumphantly returns to the stage as Bobby Light with a little help from Travis Barker at a Blink-182 show.

MTV – Thursdays from 18 February, 9.30pm

The fantasy continues for skateboarding legend Rob Dyrdek and his crew as they return for another quirky season of chaos and laughter at the Fantasy Factory. Packed with guest stars and even more action, season two is the Fantasy Factory at a whole new level. This season, the ridiculousness reaches new levels as Rob purchases and then jockeys his own racehorse, teams up with musician John Mayer to write an apology song for Rob’s mom, races alongside Ken Block in a miniature rally car, and triumphantly returns to the stage as Bobby Light with a little help from Travis Barker at a Blink-182 show.

MTV – Friday 18 September, 8.30pm

Rob Dyrdek has spent most of his life turning fantasy into reality. Even as a young skateboarder, Rob defied all odds by going pro at the age of 16. The star of Rob & Big now gets the chance to convert a massive industrial warehouse into a fully decked fantasy factory so he can enjoy all everything in one spot! From zip-lines and giant skateboards, to trampolines and indoor blobbing, this place has it all! Watch out for special guests throughout the season including Johnny Knoxville, Pharrell, Ryan Sheckler and more.