Famous in 12, the new unscripted series/social experiment that will film one fame-seeking family around the clock for 12 weeks straight, will premiere on Tuesday, June 3 (8:00-9:00pm ET), it was announced today by The CW Network. Famous in 12 is a unique social experiment that tracks the lives of one determined family as they move to the entertainment capital of the world - Los Angeles - and pull back the curtain to reveal how the fame machine operates. The family will be guided by the TMZ machine, which will create a series of opportunities for them. TMZ and Harvey Levin will help, and additional experts will be brought in throughout the course of the series to provide input and guidance on the path to fame, but it is up to the family to pull it off. Throughout their 12-week quest, the family will circulate through some of Los Angeles' most populated - and popular - venues in order to...
Runtime: 60 minutes
Famous in 12 - Harvey Levin - Netflix
Harvey Robert Levin (born September 2, 1950) is an American television producer, lawyer, legal analyst and celebrity reporter. He is the founder of celebrity news website TMZ and the host of OBJECTified, which airs on the Fox News Channel.
Famous in 12 - Personal life - Netflix
Levin appeared as an event speaker for the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association in April 2010 in which he publicly confirmed his self-identification as gay. He discussed his fear of losing his career if someone were to find out, which led to Levin compartmentalizing his personal and professional lives. Levin's longtime partner is Andy Mauer, a Southern California chiropractor. The two own multiple properties together, sharing joint-deed listings since the late 1990s and early 2000s. Levin has been named to Out magazine's “Power 50” list as one of the most influential voices in LGBT America since 2012 when he was named
15. He has since been named #25 in 2013, #34 in 2014, #48 in 2015, and
40 in 2016.
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