Clint Eastwood family reality show to air on E!
March 14th, 2012
09:43 AM ET

Clint Eastwood family reality show to air on E!

The family behind one of Hollywood’s most respected actors and directors is jumping into the reality show business.

Set your DVR for “Mrs. Eastwood and Company,” which will follow the life and career of Clint Eastwood’s wife, Dina, as well as their teenage daughters, Francesca and Morgan.

The 10-part series will also shine a spotlight on Overtone, a six-member South African singing group that Dina manages. She reportedly found them while Clint was in the country filming the movie “Invictus” and moved them into the Eastwood home.

The show chronicles the family’s travels between their home in Carmel, California, and Los Angeles, giving fans some insight into the relationships between former television reporter Dina and her kids, as well as the romance between 18-year-old Francesca and her 29-year-old boyfriend.

Dina says she thinks people may be surprised to learn at how unconventional the Eastwood’s home life really is.

"Nothing is more important to me than my family, no matter how you define that," she said in a statement. "People might be surprised by how we live our lives and our unconventional approach."

Clint himself is expected to make guest appearances. The Hollywood legend had this to say about the upcoming show: "I'm really proud of my family. They are a constant source of inspiration and entertainment."

The show will debut on E! on Sunday, May 20.

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  1. Maliab Piccuillom

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    July 17, 2012 at 4:58 am | Report abuse |
  2. PamelagH

    Dina=Kris Jenner

    March 15, 2012 at 11:21 am | Report abuse |
  3. annotate

    He has a pretty wife. Who says money can't buy love? But on to the subject.... why?

    March 15, 2012 at 9:56 am | Report abuse |
  4. MK

    my disgust and disappointment is palpable. Never in a million years did I think Clint Eastwood would stoop so low as to joint the "reality tv" crap. I've just lost all respect for him.

    March 15, 2012 at 8:23 am | Report abuse |
  5. Anne

    It's the first time I knew that Francesca was Dina's daughter. Frances Fisher is Francesca's daughter by Clint Eastwood. Morgan is Dina's and Clint's daughter. Frankly I could care less about watching it. Enough reality shows on now.

    March 15, 2012 at 6:11 am | Report abuse |
  6. jim

    Hard to believe the Great Clint is about to turn 82... class act no matter what..he will always be the one and only "Dirty Harry" !!

    March 14, 2012 at 10:58 pm | Report abuse |
  7. Drew

    Check out my blog,

    March 14, 2012 at 8:53 pm | Report abuse |
  8. the breeze

    sounds like Dina's DOING the Overtone boys behind senile Clints back

    March 14, 2012 at 8:44 pm | Report abuse |
  9. wnsumner

    Oh Clint-please don't sell yourself out! Reality shows are the bottom of the dredge pile of TV. Surely you don't need the money?

    March 14, 2012 at 7:51 pm | Report abuse |
  10. cpc65

    Hopefully we won't get treated to such highlights as a fist person view of Clint's annual colonoscopy.

    March 14, 2012 at 6:52 pm | Report abuse |
  11. Elaine Connelly

    Oh come on now! DO WE REALLY NEED ANOTHER REALITY SHOW? I DON'T THINK SO. ENOUGH IS ENOUGH. I REFUSE TO WATCH THIS. Is Clint really that down on his luck, or is his trophy wife that desparate?

    March 14, 2012 at 5:48 pm | Report abuse |
  12. ..a laurel and hardy handshake.....

    Clint Eastwood, his family, his values, and his viewpoint (not necessarily his politics) are worth viewing.
    Good luck Clint and Dina.

    March 14, 2012 at 5:24 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Karen

    So, there are degree of ridiculousness, apparently, when it comes to "reality TV"? I think not. It's All equally ridiculous and definitely not "real." Turn off TV, and all the other gizmos that supposedly improve and enhance "communication" and do something truly real - connect with your own family in real time, face-to-face. What a concept! And if you don't have a family? Then, "find your tribe", but not on TV, in the land of "sweeps," "season openers" and "finales." Connect with real people. They are all around you.

    March 14, 2012 at 4:41 pm | Report abuse |
  14. me

    Say it ain't so Clint. My respect for you just fell off a cliff.

    March 14, 2012 at 4:41 pm | Report abuse |
  15. David

    I might tune in just to see if he channels any of his cinema characters and starts to throw racial slurs around.

    March 14, 2012 at 4:33 pm | Report abuse |
  16. Kat in NY

    Francesca is not Dina's daughter. She's the daughter of Frances Fisher. Eastwood and FIsher were together for years prior to his relationship wtih Dina. 🙂

    March 14, 2012 at 4:10 pm | Report abuse |
  17. Somebody

    All this just seems really bizarre. She didn't even say why in the world she wants to do this?? That being said... I guess she just wants some fame. Ugh....

    March 14, 2012 at 4:08 pm | Report abuse |

    I'll be tuning in. It has to be 100% better than that other worthless greedy family reality show that keeps going on and on and on......GO AWAY KARDASHIANS!

    March 14, 2012 at 4:00 pm | Report abuse |
  19. LavenderBee

    NO.NO.NO.......NOT CLINT! I always thought he had more class than to be in a reality show.

    March 14, 2012 at 3:57 pm | Report abuse |
  20. Strolden Polliche

    Ohh look, Clint just shat himself.

    March 14, 2012 at 3:35 pm | Report abuse |
  21. Who Cares

    Yawn, it has been a YAWN as long as he has been in the entertainment biz, please just go away.

    March 14, 2012 at 3:22 pm | Report abuse |
  22. Kareen

    Geez to think our grandson was named after Clint and now he and his family stoop as low as the Kardashians?

    March 14, 2012 at 3:13 pm | Report abuse |
  23. Kareen

    Surprised that Eastwood is stooping so low.

    March 14, 2012 at 3:09 pm | Report abuse |
  24. maria

    I smell DIVORCE after those reality shows like Jessica Simpson, Carmen Electra ,and many others,why is this guy who doesn't like jornalists ask him how many kids from how many women he has? remember ? those killer eyes? I thought he likes privacy.This people will sale the soul to the devil for money ,Is this people broke? I
    think it is a big mistake and they will regret indeed!

    March 14, 2012 at 3:06 pm | Report abuse |
  25. kittybling

    Why Clint Why??????????(i think it was her idea)

    March 14, 2012 at 2:09 pm | Report abuse |
  26. moon627

    Oh No !! Say it aint so Clint !! What a way to degrade yourself. Fame and Fortune can really mess up family values and ruin reputations. Hopefully we wont lose respect for him after this like people have for Bruce Jenner...

    March 14, 2012 at 2:06 pm | Report abuse |
  27. dont believe

    Time to trash the TV

    March 14, 2012 at 1:56 pm | Report abuse |
  28. Jorma

    My cats name is Burdock Root.

    March 14, 2012 at 1:48 pm | Report abuse |
  29. Dizzyd

    This fall, I will be casting my vote for Mittens the cat. Slogan: no more hairballs! lol! Get out the vote! Mittens 2012!

    March 14, 2012 at 1:37 pm | Report abuse |
  30. m

    Really Clint, is that what it takes to keep your wife around now? Think I will pass on this one, I hate seeing a good actor/director sink to a new low.

    March 14, 2012 at 1:29 pm | Report abuse |
  31. Make my day

    His wife is sure adorable! And by the way Clint...thanks for that super bowl commercial! It was a classic!

    March 14, 2012 at 1:27 pm | Report abuse |
  32. Terri Pinkston

    Isn't this one of the signs of the apocolypse?

    March 14, 2012 at 1:19 pm | Report abuse |
    • me

      Your thinking of a reality TV show with Chuck Norris, were he inadvertently farts near a live mic and deafens the entire world.

      March 14, 2012 at 1:37 pm | Report abuse |
    • CN Red@me

      Or when he inadvertantly misses the toilet bowl while urinating and floods the world. I'll have my beer cooler ark ready.

      March 14, 2012 at 1:43 pm | Report abuse |
    • me@CN Red

      Fart jokes are more universally funny. It would be interesting to collect fart jokes from 6 year olds around the world from every culture. I wonder if I can get a grant for that. How do you say "pull my finger" in Arabic? سحب إصبعي

      March 14, 2012 at 2:19 pm | Report abuse |
    • CN Red@me

      Haha! Love that Bing translator.

      March 14, 2012 at 2:26 pm | Report abuse |
  33. anna

    Another family of hanger ons out to get what they can.

    I am dissapointed that Clint would be apart to this sort of junk.

    March 14, 2012 at 1:11 pm | Report abuse |
  34. Samantha

    @Carmelite, because he has more class than that! And in light of the Karrtrasiain spectacle, Im really surprised that hes doing this show!

    March 14, 2012 at 1:10 pm | Report abuse |
  35. ElKai0

    A reality show on E! that isn't about awful people that don't deserve spot light none the less money? Awesome. Plus Clint is a super cool dude. God damn Oranatang, eat'n all the Oreo's twelve ribs my ass.

    March 14, 2012 at 1:03 pm | Report abuse |
  36. craig

    How stunningly "unconventional" is it when your 18 year old daughter is dating a 29 year old? Just more Hollywood stupidity. Clint seems way smarter than to do something as useless as this.

    March 14, 2012 at 12:47 pm | Report abuse |
  37. OMFG


    March 14, 2012 at 12:36 pm | Report abuse |
  38. Ralph in Orange Park, FL

    Would have thought he had too much class to do reality crud.

    March 14, 2012 at 12:30 pm | Report abuse |
  39. Anton

    Nice move.

    Downgrade your legacy. COmmercials. Reality tv. Next proactive wash.

    March 14, 2012 at 12:14 pm | Report abuse |
  40. neal

    Eastwood is expected to make "guest appearances". Eastwood will most likely be hiding in his room whenever the camera is around.

    March 14, 2012 at 11:54 am | Report abuse |
  41. iceload9

    Bored rich people.

    March 14, 2012 at 11:49 am | Report abuse |
  42. Karen

    This is an example of people taking advantage of the elderly. Clint was probably bullied into doing the show by his greddy, fame seeking family.

    March 14, 2012 at 11:47 am | Report abuse |
  43. Oral Rabidsome

    Clint resembles Clyde more each day. "Right turn Clint!"

    March 14, 2012 at 11:44 am | Report abuse |
  44. Karen

    Ooops, I meant Mrs. Eastwood.

    March 14, 2012 at 11:44 am | Report abuse |
    • CN Red

      I was trying to figure out why the heck Dirty Harry would do a reality show and that does sounds like a pretty good reason.

      March 14, 2012 at 11:47 am | Report abuse |
  45. Karen

    Sounds like we are trying to give Mr. Eastwood a career kick......I hate these shows

    March 14, 2012 at 11:43 am | Report abuse |
  46. DB

    Why is that woman standing so close to Skeletor? Doesn't she know how dangerous he is?

    March 14, 2012 at 11:42 am | Report abuse |
  47. Adam

    Wow, I thought Clint would be the last person to do something like this. Very suprised Clint doing a reality TV show. Am guessing that hes doing it for his family and there trying to use the show to become famous and rich themselves.

    March 14, 2012 at 11:29 am | Report abuse |
    • bozodotcom

      i agree. with all the crap that's on 'reality ' TV as of late, do we really need more? i was hoping those in the know would KNOW better. oh well. since i don't watch those shows who gives a great damn.

      March 14, 2012 at 11:51 am | Report abuse |
    • Carmelite

      Clint is 81 now so why shouldn't he let his family get some attention, not to mention the press his small town of Carmel By The Sea will get. It doesn't get much more beautiful than here in Carmel 🙂

      March 14, 2012 at 1:03 pm | Report abuse |
    • Anne

      Don't worry they probably already are rich. They just don't know what to do with themselves.

      March 15, 2012 at 6:05 am | Report abuse |
  48. Fred

    18 year old Francesca and her 29 year old boyfriend.

    I'm all for that. Me and Newt!

    March 14, 2012 at 10:47 am | Report abuse |
  49. chrystal ball

    @ ganthor-u just made my day!lol

    March 14, 2012 at 10:30 am | Report abuse |
  50. Bobby Baker

    My Cats name is Mittens

    March 14, 2012 at 10:28 am | Report abuse |
  51. Ganthor the Troglodyte Troll

    I claim this spot for all troglodytes and ignoramuses in the land of Krangoghan!

    March 14, 2012 at 9:45 am | Report abuse |

      At least it will be more interesting to watch Clint Eastwood and his family, good luck to them. I hope the Kardashian, the greedy family goes away for ever.

      March 14, 2012 at 1:26 pm | Report abuse |

      I am sure it will be more interesting to watch Clint Eastwood and his family, good luck to them.
      I hope the Kardashian, the greedy family goes away for ever.

      March 14, 2012 at 1:27 pm | Report abuse |

      I am very sure it will be more interesting to watch Clint Eastwood and his family, good luck to them.
      I hope the Kardashian, the greedy family goes away for ever.

      March 14, 2012 at 1:27 pm | Report abuse |

      LOL! I think you got your point across the first time.

      March 14, 2012 at 1:30 pm | Report abuse |
    • HollywoodSurF

      Payton Manning Signs!

      March 14, 2012 at 3:25 pm | Report abuse |

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