Los Angeles - Geordie Shore bosses have been forced to ditch plans to film a series in the US.
Show chiefs have been forced to pull plans to film across the pond over fears that many of the stars of the reality TV show will be unable to get visas due to past arrests and criminal convictions.
Vicky Pattison, 25, Charlotte Crosby, 23, Gary Beadle, 25 and Holly Hagan, 22, have all had run-ins with the law over alleged assaults, while Marnie Simpson, 21, received a community service order following a crash-for-cash insurance scam, meaning they might not meet the US's strict visa requirements.
Producers of the MTV series - which is based on the US reality TV show 'Jersey Shore' - had planned to film in America following on from the success of series set in Australia and Mexico.
A source told The Sun newspaper: ''Geordie Shore has had huge success with series in Australia and Cancun and bosses wanted to do the same in the US.
''But there is just no way all of the cast would have got visas, so it is back to Newcastle for now.''The show, now in its eighth series, is renowned for its cast member's outrageous antics - who are often seen getting into boozy fights and having sex on-screen.For all the latest Geordie Shore news join Channel24!
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
Los Angeles police are investigating an attack in which Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was vandalised. Read More »
It seems like you can find love on the bachelor after all. Read More »
10 epic pics.
All the deets.
South AfricaCity Press
Johannesburg CBDResourcing Solutions
HousesR 3 740 000
HousesR 4 800 000
HousesR 6 850 000