It’s a miracle.
Boy George is (finally) getting his own reality show – and who better to produce the docuseries than the guys behind Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Bunim/Murray Productions.
George, 53, announced the show by proclaiming, “If Marge Simpson met Dolly Parton and went dancing with Ziggy Stardust, it wouldn t come close to what you ll see.”
And if you had any questions as to why the former pop star has suddenly decided to try his hand at television, he’s got the answers: “Why now – why not? Why me – who else?
For anyone who missed out on the ’80s, Boy George had a string of hits with his band, The Culture Club – including classics like “Karma Chameleon,” “Do You Really Want to Hurt Me,” and “I’ll Tumble 4 Ya.” The British singer’s androgynous persona was considered quite shocking at the time.
Boy George is a musical and cultural icon, and it s about time someone captured his story,” said Gil Goldschein, chairman and CEO of BMP. “We are experts in producing celeb-reality docuseries, and we couldn t be more excited with the opportunity to tell this story with the right broadcast partner.”
George celebrated the announcement with this psychedelic Tweet: