DJ Pauly D Calls "Jersey Shore" Cast "Irreplaceable"

View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print

    NEWSLETTERS

    TK
    WireImage
    DJ Pauly D says the current "Shore" crew is irreplaceable.

    DJ Pauly D thinks it would be unwise to recast the "Jersey Shore" with a new bunch of tanned twenty-somethings looking for a little fun on the seaside.

    "I think we're irreplaceable," Paul "DJ Pauly D" DelVecchio told People in Las Vegas on Friday, of reports suggesting the GTL gang would be replaced.

    VIEW THE PHOTOS: 'Jersey Shore' Invades Italy!

    The reality star, who is getting his own spin off show, suggested that if MTV were to replace the current cast, it wouldn't measure up.

    "I don't think they could replace us. They'd just be people trying to be like us, anyway," he said.

    VIEW THE PHOTOS: Hot Shots of 'Jersey Shore' Star Jenni 'JWoww'

    Late last week, Us Weekly quoted a source who claimed the "Shore" cast would be replaced.

    "After this group comes back from Italy and shoots Season 5 this summer, that will be the end for them," a source told the mag.

    TMZ also ran a similar report, but on Friday MTV shot down the rumors.

    VIEW THE PHOTOS: It's T-Shirt Time! Hot Shots Of 'Jersey Shore' Star Pauly D

    A rep for the network told People, MTV has "no plans to recast the show."

    The next season of "Jersey Shore," which was filmed in Italy, premiers on MTV on Aug. 4.

    VIEW THE PHOTOS: We Did It All For The 'Snooki'! Hot Shots Of The 'Jersey Shore' Star!

    Copyright 2011 by NBC Universal, Inc. All rights reserved.
    This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

    Related Content from AccessHollywood.com:

    PLAY IT NOW: 2011 BET Awards: Nelly & Ashanti Stay Mum On Their Relationship
    PLAY IT NOW: Jennifer Hudson Shares Details About Designing Her Own Wedding Dress

    More from Access: [ 'Jersey Shore' MTV DJ Pauly D ]