CAST your mind back to 2009 when eight unknown 20-something-year-olds all shacked up for an MTV show.
Jersey Shore went onto become a HUGE hit and even spawned several spin off shows.
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Where is the original cast of Jersey Shore now?
Jersey Shore is a reality show that aired for six seasons on MTV.
The series shook up the reality television genre and spawned several spinoffs, including Snooki & JWoww, Floribama Shore, and Jersey Shore: Family Vacation.
Season one featured eight 20-something adults, and saw them move into a summer house in Seaside Heights, New Jersey.
The cast would travel outside of New Jersey throughout the series, spending time in Florida and Italy.
Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi
Snooki made a huge name for herself after appearing on the show
It’s fair to say Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi is the biggest star to come out of the original cast of Jersey Shore.
She is married to Jionni LaValle, with whom she shares three children.
The pair have two sons named Lorenzo and Angelo, as well as a daughter named Giovanna.
The couple owns a beautiful New Jersey home. However, there were rumors of trouble in paradise after Snooki admitted that they sleep separately.
Snooki has appeared in such shows as Dancing with the Stars and The New Celebrity Apprentice.
Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino
The Situation is a family man now
Mike Sorrentino is one of the biggest stars in the show.
Known as “The Situation”, he has appeared in multiple other shows, including his own series, The Sorrentinos.
He is now married to his wife Lauren Pesce, and they have two kids, including a son named Romeo Reign and a daughter named Mia Bella Elizabeth.
In January 2019 he went to prison after being convicted of tax evasion. He was released in September 2019.
Jenni ‘JWoww’ Farley
Jwoww teamed up with Snooki for their own show
After the show ended, Jenni ‘JWoww’ Farley has had her share of relationship ups and downs, and she has a son named Greyson and a daughter named Meilani with her ex-husband, Roger Mathews.
She’s now engaged to a fitness influencer and professional wrestler named Zack Carpinello.
On TV, JWoww teamed up with BFF Snooki to star in their own show titled after their names.
Vinny Guadagnino has stuck to working with MTV
Vinny Guadagnino has managed to keep his profile high since Jersey Shore ended.
As well as previously having his own MTV talk show, he competed on The Masked Dancer in 2021 as Hammerhead.
The following year he took part on Dancing With The Stars and finished in seventh place.
Angelina Pivarnick continues to work in reality TV
Like her co-stars, Angelina Pivarnick has stuck to reality shows.
In November 2019 she married Chris Larangeira after a whirlwind romance.
Sadly In February 2022 Angelina’s husband filed for divorce after two years of marriage citing irreconcilable differences.
Paul ‘DJ Pauly D’ DelVecchio
Pauly D still rocks his trademark New Jersey haicut
Who can forget Paul ‘DJ Pauly D’ DelVecchio‘s trademark New Jersey haircut?
Since Jersey Shore ended, he has remained in the spotlight.
Pauly was the first of the Jersey Shore cast to get his own spin-off show, The Pauly D Project.
Furthermore, he made a three-album deal with 50 Cent’s G-Unit Records and G-Note Records in 2011.
Ronnie Ortiz-Magro also continues to work on TV
Over the years, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro has appeared on shows like Famously Single, and Celebrity Fear Factor.
The TV star was engaged to Saffire Matos. However, they called off their engagement in July 2022.
He shares a daughter named Ariana Sky with his ex, Jenn Harley.
Samantha ‘Sammi Sweetheart’ Giancola
Sammi Sweetheart is now a podcaster
Samantha ‘Sammi Sweetheart’ Giancola went on to launch a clothing and accessories line, Sweetheart Styles.
She also hosted a podcast called Just Sayin’ with Clare Galterio.
During her time on Jersey Shore, she had a romance with Ronnie, but they didn’t end up getting together.