The Wanted take music to television with E! reality show
Published on Feb 7, 2013 7:24 AM
LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) - After storming the United States (US) pop charts with their infectious dance songs last year, British-Irish boy band The Wanted are set to invade television screens with a new reality show on the E! channel this summer, the network announced on Wednesday.
The Wanted Life, co-produced by Ryan Seacrest Productions, will follow the band members as they move into a house in the Hollywood Hills and work on their anticipated album, due for release later this year.
The Wanted - Max George, Siva Kaneswaran, Nathan Sykes, Tom Parker and Jay McGuiness - formed in 2009 in England, and was signed by Justin Bieber's manager Scooter Braun for its US endeavours.
The five, aged 19 to 24, are known for their raucous behaviour and are often pictured out drinking and partying with girls.
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