Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee Developing TV Series For Syfy
March 21, 2011
Tommy Lee has gone from studying in college to studying the world.
The Motley Crue drummer is developing “Culture Shock With Tommy Lee,” an investigative travel show for Syfy, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed Monday.
Following NBC’s six-episode run of “Tommy Lee Goes to College” in 2004, in which the tattooed rocker attended the University of Nebraska and tried out for school’s marching band, Lee will attempt to uncover rituals, symbols and other mysteries of secret societies.
The series, which will feature one-hour episodes, is produced by ITV Studios America.
In related news, Motley Crue announced initial details earlier this month for their summer headlining tour with support from Poisonand special guests New York Dolls (not to be confused with Poison’s solo tour, “Glam-A-Geddon 25”).
The official announcement by Nikki Sixx, Tommy Lee and New York Dolls’ DavidJohansen was made on the syndicated radio show, Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx Tuesday March1st at 7:00pm local time (check www.sixxsense.com for a list of stations). Additionally, theannouncement can be heard on SixxSense.com, iheartradio and on the new Sixx Sense XM161 Channel.
The trek will kick off June 7th in Dallas, TX and hit approximately 40 cities beforecoming to a close in early August. Tickets will be available to fan club members beginningMarch 11th and a national on sale starts the weekend of March 18th. All tour information can befound at www.motley.com.
Motley Crue has played to millions of fans around the world, adding this summer’s tour torecent successful outings including Crue Fest 1 and 2 taking out such notables as Sixx:AM,Godsmack, Buckcherry, Papa Roach, Theory Of A Deadman and many others.
For ticket andtour information and information about Motley Crue, please visit:www.motley.com. For more information on Poison, please visit: www.poisonweb.com. For more information on New York Dolls, please visit: www.nydolls.org.