Frankie Cocozza lands MTV role
- Bang Showbiz
- 12 April 2012
Frankie Cocozza is to become the "ultimate party pimp" when he hosts MTV show 'Super Sweet 16 UK vs US' starting at the end of this month
Frankie Cocozza has landed a presenting role on MTV.
The former 'X Factor' star - who was kicked off the show for boasting about taking drugs - will become the "ultimate party pimp" for the network when he hosts a new version of the channel's 'My Super Sweet 16' series.
The new show, 'Super Sweet 16 UK vs US', will see rich teenagers from different sides of the Atlantic compete against each other to host the most lavish and expensive party.
A statement described the programme as "the ultimate transatlantic party clash" and said it will pit "the UK's most privileged princesses against the demanding divas from the US."
Frankie said when he appeared in 'Celebrity Big Brother' that he was not sure if he would make it as a singer and would instead like to start presenting TV shows.
It has also been rumoured Frankie could appear as the eligible suitor on a new series of 'The Bachelor'.
Frankie and former 'The Only Way is Essex' star Kirk Norcross were also rumoured to be be starting their own reality show, centered around them living together.
He said: "There's loads of TV talk going on at the moment. It will be great.
"Kirk and I on telly loving life in our new flat. It'll be all about us getting p****d and pulling fit birds."
'Super Sweet 16 UK vs US' will start on Sunday April 22 on MTV.