How Far Is Tattoo Far?

How Far Is Tattoo Far? is an American reality television series hosted by Nicole Polizzi (Justina Valentine was added on as a host during the second season for Polizzi's maternity leave) and Nico Tortorella that premiered October 11, 2018 on MTV.[1][2] It is the US version of the UK series Just Tattoo of Us. Each episode features pairs of friends or family who have each designed a tattoo for the other. The tattoo isn't revealed to the recipient until the end of the show; keeping them and the viewer in suspense.[3]

How Far Is Tattoo Far?
Also known asJust Tattoo of Us USA
GenreReality television
Based onJust Tattoo of Us
Presented by
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes30
Production
Executive producers
  • Arthur Borman
  • Dan Cesareo
  • Fernando Mills
  • John Varela
  • Lucilla D'Agostino
  • Shelley Sinha
Production companies
  • Big Fish Entertainment
  • Gobstopper Television
Release
Original networkMTV
Picture format1080p (HDTV)
Original releaseOctober 11, 2018 (2018-10-11) –
October 3, 2019 (2019-10-03)

CastingEdit

Season 1 featured Nilsa Prowant and Aimee Hall from Floribama Shore, Angelina Pivarnick from Jersey Shore with her then-fiancee Chris Larangeira, Cara Maria Sorbello and Paulie Calafiore from The Challenge, and Soju from RuPaul's Drag Race.[4][5]

Season 2 featured Cheyenne Floyd and Cory Wharton from Teen Mom OG, Codi Butts and Kirk Medas from Floribama Shore, Zach Holmes and Chad Tepper from Too Stupid to Die, Tony Raines and Alyssa Giacone from Real World: Skeletons, and Kailah Casillas from Real World: Go Big or Go Home along with Mikey P from From G's to Gents.[6]

EpisodesEdit

Series overviewEdit

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
110October 11, 2018 (2018-10-11)November 8, 2018 (2018-11-08)
220May 23, 2019 (2019-05-23)October 3, 2019 (2019-10-03)

Season 1 (2018)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(millions)
11"Secrets from the Shore"October 11, 2018 (2018-10-11)0.61[7]
22"Politics That Stink"October 11, 2018 (2018-10-11)0.54[7]
33"Drunk Lessons"October 18, 2018 (2018-10-18)0.48[8]
44"Mamma Knows Best"October 18, 2018 (2018-10-18)0.46[8]
55"Bama Babes Bust Out"October 25, 2018 (2018-10-25)0.61[9]
66"Freaks on Fleek"October 25, 2018 (2018-10-25)0.56[9]
77"Down in the Dumps"November 1, 2018 (2018-11-01)0.58[10]
88"Balls Deep Challenge"November 1, 2018 (2018-11-01)0.56[10]
99"Payback for a Lifetime"November 8, 2018 (2018-11-08)0.62[11]
1010"Money Where Your Mouth Is"November 8, 2018 (2018-11-08)0.56[11]

Season 2 (2019)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(millions)
111"Rev My Engine"May 23, 2019 (2019-05-23)0.50[12]
122"Kirk and Codi's Bama Bro-down"May 23, 2019 (2019-05-23)0.46[12]
133"Shit Hits the Fan"May 23, 2019 (2019-05-23)0.45[12]
144"Deadly Secret"May 23, 2019 (2019-05-23)0.40[12]
155"Kailah Exposes the Truth"May 30, 2019 (2019-05-30)0.30[13]
166"Free the Nipple"May 30, 2019 (2019-05-30)0.24[13]
177"A Permanent Proposition"June 6, 2019 (2019-06-06)0.27[14]
188"Tony's Ultimate Challenge"June 6, 2019 (2019-06-06)0.31[14]
199"Worst Appointment Ever"June 13, 2019 (2019-06-13)0.36[15]
2010"Suck on This"June 13, 2019 (2019-06-13)0.36[15]
2111"Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater"June 20, 2019 (2019-06-20)0.42[16]
2212"Liar, Liar, Ass on Fire"June 20, 2019 (2019-06-20)0.40[16]
2313"Feeling Crabby"June 20, 2019 (2019-06-20)0.35[16]
2414"Throuple or Nah?"June 20, 2019 (2019-06-20)0.31[16]
2515"Cutting the Cord"September 19, 2019 (2019-09-19)0.28[17]
2616"Pick Up your Baggage"September 19, 2019 (2019-09-19)0.24[17]
2717"Who's Crying Now?"September 26, 2019 (2019-09-26)0.21[18]
2818"Karma's a Bitch"September 26, 2019 (2019-09-26)0.26[18]
2919"Not Too Stupid To Tattoo"October 3, 2019 (2019-10-03)0.27[19]
3020"Crappy Situation"October 3, 2019 (2019-10-03)0.32[19]

ReferencesEdit

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  3. ^ Blanton, Kayla. "Snooki's New Reality Show About Getting Tattoos Might Be Wilder Than 'Jersey Shore'". Bustle. Retrieved 2018-10-30.
  4. ^ Ossad, Jordana. "Aimee And Nilsa Are Putting Their Floribama Friendship To The Test". MTV. Retrieved 2018-10-30.
  5. ^ Ossad, Jordana. "Cara Maria and Paulie Just Had a Relationship Breakthrough (Thanks to Some Tattoos)". MTV. Retrieved 2018-11-24.
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