Hollywood Pipeline Podcast
When Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino was about to affix the fact TV world on “Jersey Shore,” he ready in a really attention-grabbing method … by smelling what The Rock was cooking.
Mike and his spouse, Lauren, have been company on the Hollywood Pipeline Podcast with Dax Holt & Adam Glyn … and he made an enormous reveal. He tells them “The Scenario” is not his regular character — it is an amped-up model impressed by his love for wrestling … particularly, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.
The Sitch says he needed to convey one thing new to the hit MTV collection, and whereas he is clearly a personality on his personal … he needed to make himself “bigger than life.” Therefore — the nickname, the catchphrases, the abs … and speaking about himself within the third particular person.
Gotta say, it labored fairly properly, and Mike offered it as the real article … although ya gotta assume he actually had some GTL expertise.
Humorous half is, Mike says he bumped into The Rock as soon as and obtained some kudos from the wrestling star for his actuality TV efficiency … and the grasp did not even know he was talking to his pupil.