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MTV seeks to cast Mexican-American family in TV show

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MTV is looking for a funny, boisterous Mexican-American family in California for a new reality TV show, and Maderans who think they fit the bill are encouraged to apply. 

“We’re looking for a Mexican-American family with a really strong comedic side. Maybe a family who owns a business or has multiple generations living in one home,” said Kristen Chalos, an MTV casting producer. “It’s kind of in the vein of The Osbornes, but featuring a Latin family.”

Cameras would follow the family for several months beginning in late fall, Chalos said. 

“It would depend on the family’s availability,” she said. “We’re in the early stages of development and casting, so we’re not looking for any specifics. We think the right family will just fit and create the series.” ...


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