MTV’s Siesta Key Is a Social-Media Soap That Fails at Being Either

MTV's Siesta Key Is a Social-Media Soap That Fails at Being Either

MTV's New Reality Show Cast Receives Death Threats After Viral Shark Abuse Incident

MTV's latest hope for a reboot is the equivalent, more or less, of rummaging through the nearish past to see if old styles still fit. Siesta Key, which debuted July 31, is an hour-long reality-based drama set among young twenty-somethings on Florida's

MTV's newest show — which takes place on a picturesque beach — is hardly the vision of paradise. According to The Tampa Bay Times, a Siesta Key premiere party scheduled for Monday night (July 31) at CineBistro in nearby Sarasota was canceled

Remember the shark-dragging video? It just got a new MTV show's premiere party canceled.

MTV's Siesta Key Is a Social-Media Soap That Fails at Being Either

MTV's Siesta Key Is a Social-Media Soap That Fails at Being Either

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has identified suspects in a disturbing video showing a group of individuals dragging a shark behind a boat at high speed, PEOPLE confirms. The FWC is not releasing any names of suspects, however

MTV's New Reality Show Cast Receives Death Threats After Viral Shark Abuse Incident

Video: Authorities Tie Suspects in Shark-Dragging Case to MTV Reality Show 'Siesta Key'

We all have very fond memories of MTV's beloved Laguna Beach. The mid-2000s reality series chronicled the soapy drama between a group of rich Southern California teens, including Lauren Conrad and Kristin Cavallari, who became household names.

MTV canceled Monday's premiere party for its new show “Siesta Key” after one of its stars received death threats, the Tampa Bay Times reports. Alex Kompothecras, of Sarasota, Fla., and his father Dr. Gary Kompothecras received death threats before the. Siesta Key got off to a rocky start with a canceled premiere party, and now critics want to know how the controversial reality show got a spot on MTV's schedule to begin with. More than a decade after Laguna Beach and The Hills ended their reigns on …
Siesta Key Cast Celebrates MTV Premiere Despite Threats & Controversy: 'Our Lives Are About to Change'

Siesta Key Cast Celebrates MTV Premiere Despite Threats & Controversy: 'Our Lives Are About to Change'
Recent years have proven time and again that the Internet loves a backlash, and nothing is free from being targeted by the ire of super-specific Facebook groups. In this case, the new MTV reality series Siesta Key has faced some blowback recently,. On Siesta Key, MTV's latest attempt at reviving its slice-of-life reality TV heyday, the cast is comprised of adults—new adults, sure, but fresh out of college and recently returned home to Siesta Key, a small barrier island in the Gulf Coast, ready …

We think Miami has problems….well, this time another city is in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. MTV's reality show Siesta Key – set over in Sarasota — has got quite bit of drama surrounding it. Continued below Continued below

Manatees swim near shore at Florida beach

Manatees swim near shore at Florida beach

SIESTA KEY, Fla. — A typical afternoon swim up the coast for these manatees turned into a rare experience for beach goers on Siesta Key. But did they get too close? “The crowd stayed back, viewed them and stayed out of their way so they could move on.

MTV's New Reality Show Cast Receives Death Threats After Viral Shark Abuse Incident

MTV's New Reality Show Cast Receives Death Threats After Viral Shark Abuse Incident

The following is an update from a previous report where we saw a group of morons dragging a shark behind a boat. It turns out, this bizarre and twisted video is connected to an MTV reality show, because the star of the show – Alex Kompothecras – is

The controversial reality show aired Monday night on MTV and was trending nationally on Twitter all evening. The reviews were mixed to say the least. Here's a look at some of the comments, including ones from the show's cast.

The network canceled its Siesta Key premiere party at Cinebistro in Sarasota, Fla., to promote the TV series after a video showing a hammerhead shark being dragged to its death went viral. The reality show stars Alex Kompothecras, who is friends with … . MTV's reality show Siesta Key was forced to cancel its premiere party after one of its stars — Alex Kompothecras — allegedly received death threats. Alex's father, Dr. Gary Kompothecras, was one of the creators of the series, and he confirmed the …


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