The next installment of the Real World (Season 19) will be filmed and take place in Sydney, Australia.
Production for The Real World: Sydney begins in Q1 of 2007.From the MTV Press Release:
We are extremely thrilled to be bringing the show to Australia for its 19th season, said Jon Murray, The Real World Co-Creator and Chairman & President of Bunim-Murray Productions. Australians are fun-loving people who love to party so The Real World cast should feel right at home!
The MTV team will be in Sydney for several months, employing dozens of local crews and showcasing our city to a huge US audience, said Linda Tizard, Acting Chief Executive of the NSW Film and Television Office. The New South Wales Film and Television Office has assisted with locations and other logistical advice and were thrilled that theyve chosen Sydney as the first The Real World location in the southern hemisphere. This is a wonderful boost to the New South Wales film and television industry.
Currently in its 18th season on the air, The Real World continues to rate well, specifically among the P12-34 crowd, a coveted rating demographic for MTV.
The Real World: Denver airs Wednesdays from 10:00 to 10:30 p.m. ET on MTV.