Bravo teams with Randi Zuckerberg for reality series

@CNNMoneyTech April 4, 2012: 4:56 PM ET
Bravo teams with Randi Zuckerberg for reality series

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- If you thought having thousands of Twitter followers made you famous, how about showing up in a reality television series?

Bravo announced plans on Wednesday for two new shows focused on the tech realm.

The network is teaming with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's sister Randi Zuckerberg, who left Facebook in August to start her own media company, for a series with the working title of "Silicon Valley."

According to Bravo's site, the show "captures the intertwining lives of young professionals on the path to becoming Silicon Valley's next great success stories."

It's too early to tell say whether Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg will make a cameo. Perhaps instead of cat-fights, viewers will see code wars and hackathons. Bravo was mum on the details, and Zuckerberg -- that's Randi, not Mark -- did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Bravo also unveiled plans for a tech series with the working title called "Huh?," giving viewers an inside look at the crew behind Run by entrepreneur Ben Huh, the Seattle-based Cheezburger, Inc. is known for LOLcats, FAIL blog, and its empire of Internet memes.

Bravo has frequently teamed up with buzzy tech startups, from Foursquare to TaskRabbit, to promote its shows, so a show tracking the young founders behind many of those startups isn't a complete surprise.

Let's just hope "Silicon Valley" doesn't end up titled "Real Entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley."  To top of page

  • -->

    Most stock quote data provided by BATS. Market indices are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2018 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Factset: FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2018. All rights reserved. Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. Dow Jones: The Dow Jones branded indices are proprietary to and are calculated, distributed and marketed by DJI Opco, a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC and have been licensed for use to S&P Opco, LLC and CNN. Standard & Poor's and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC and Dow Jones is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC. All content of the Dow Jones branded indices © S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC 2018 and/or its affiliates.