ABC greenlights 'Celebrity Wife Swap'
May 4th, 2011
04:36 PM ET

ABC greenlights 'Celebrity Wife Swap'

Perhaps the “Wife Swap” well has begun to run a little dry, because ABC is upping the ante with a star-filled edition called "Celebrity Wife Swap."

According to Deadline, this version of the show will also ask its celebrity couples “to switch lifestyles for a week."

ABC has apparently ordered six episodes, with casting underway.

The network didn’t say who’s in consideration, although “SNL” alum Victoria Jackson - she of the "Glee" same-sex kiss bashing - might be one of them. Deadline reports that she tossed out a hint that she was approached for the program on her blog.

Time to play casting director: Which famous couples should do a “celebrity wife swap”?


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  1. fogbeültetés

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    April 6, 2012 at 12:06 pm | Report abuse |
  2. phillip

    Doug Hutchinson and Warren Jeffs, with special guest host pedobear and end-of-show roundtable conducted by chris hansen

    August 9, 2011 at 1:20 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Gramofone

    Victoria Jackson & Portia de Rossi. I'm sure Victoria & Ellen would have lots of fun. lol

    May 13, 2011 at 11:37 pm | Report abuse |
  4. David L Peris

    show should not be produced.

    May 5, 2011 at 11:40 am | Report abuse |
  5. Myrna Band-Siesta Key

    I think there are many better ideas for a TV show.

    May 5, 2011 at 11:38 am | Report abuse |
  6. Donald Leon Peris

    Not a good idea.

    May 5, 2011 at 11:37 am | Report abuse |
  7. Jack A. Clauss

    I think this is a bad idea.

    May 5, 2011 at 11:36 am | Report abuse |
  8. B lo me

    @sunshine girl* how have u been. Well we could see which of these celebrities dont keep a clean house

    May 5, 2011 at 8:58 am | Report abuse |
  9. Deezor

    This will just cause more celebrity divorces and affairs. We know how celebs cant keep it in their pants!

    May 5, 2011 at 8:13 am | Report abuse |
  10. I Know Better Than You

    David Duke and Al Sharpton. That ought to be real funny.

    May 5, 2011 at 4:09 am | Report abuse |
  11. Sunshine Girl *

    The regular 'Wife Swap' was bad enough. I can only imagine how the celebrity version will go? Heres an interesting swap out...Angelina Jolie swaps with Madonna? Id like to see that.

    May 5, 2011 at 4:07 am | Report abuse |
  12. twisted

    ME ! ME ! ME ! I will do you and your husband to !

    May 4, 2011 at 9:35 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Peace

    The question is, who would want to???

    May 4, 2011 at 7:32 pm | Report abuse |
  14. Bareback Obaama

    Lets copy the UK again shall we.

    May 4, 2011 at 4:37 pm | Report abuse |

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