Love him or hate him, Big Brother‘s Frankie Grande knows how to work his own publicity machine. Using his time on the hit CBS reality show as a massive stepping stone, Frankie Grande has already managed to get on board as a new judge for America’s Best Dance Crew. Now it seems he’s landed yet another new TV gig, this time on the Oxygen network.
Frankie Grande, half brother to pop star Ariana Grande, will be hosting a new half-hour series called WORST.POST.EVER, premiering on Oxygen on Tuesday, August 18 at 10PM ET/PT. The show will follow the former Big Brother contestant and YouTube personality as he “breaks down the buzziest online posts, tweets, and selfies from Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and everything in between.”
“I have always dreamed about having such a great platform where I can share all of my sparkles and talents,” Grande said. “It is going to be BIG energy and will sweep you away, crying tears of laughter and delight! I’m going GRANDE and I’m so happy I get to take you all with me! I. Can. Not. Wait.”
According to the press release about the show from Oxygen, Frankie Grande will also “craft and execute his own set of extreme social media experiments, outrageous sketches and edgy segments involving viewers from across social media platforms. Additionally, fans will have the opportunity to drive the conversation faster and further by using the hashtag #WorstPostEver on Twitter.”
“As his millions of followers will attest, Frankie’s straight-forward, unapologetic, and larger-than-life personality makes him the perfect host to explore the outrageous world of social media with viewers,” said Rod Aissa, Executive Vice President of Original Programming and Development, Oxygen Media. “’WORST.POST.EVER: With Frankie Grande’taps into the social habits of our highly engaged audience and offers them an interactive opportunity and fresh perspective of this hilarious and sometimes hijinks topic.”
Will you be watching when WORST.POST.EVER debuts on Oxygen on August 18?