MTV is heading deep into the South Wales Valleys to find a group of young people from areas such as Tonyrefail and Tonypandy to feature in its next non-scripted show. Plucked from the tranquillity of Valley life, the cast will be given the opportunity to leave their hamlet towns and change their lives in the city of Cardiff. Over a 6 week period, audiences will watch as the youngsters balance new job opportunities in a brand new city. However, despite their new lifestyles, ‘home' is never far away as the cast will return to The Valleys throughout the series to visit their families and home towns – a stark contrast between the lives they've left behind and the new lives they are beginning.
Deep in the heart of South Wales, in the quiet and picturesque rolling countryside known as 'The Valleys', nine youngsters dream of a life of stardom, limousines, flashing paparazzi bulbs and adoring fans. Unfortunately it's going to take a small miracle to become the next Tom Jones, Catherine Zeta-Jones or erm, Steve Jones. From Rhymney to Tonyrefail and Tredegar, stuck in humdrum and unexciting jobs, these kids have big career ambitions beyond Wales. Brand new show The Valleys plucks them from obscurity and thrusts them into the limelight, where they live in a house kitted out with a cutch-hut and cameras, to see if they succeed amidst the hustle and bustle of Cardiff city. With bosses Jordan and AK acting as mentors to guide them and keep them on the straight and narrow, the group are shown the ropes in order to help them realise their dreams. For some of them, this is their first move away from home and their close-knit family and friends. But with a plush pad, new housemates and ...
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The Valleys Airs: Tuesday
The Valleys Status: Ended
THE VALLEYS - General Information
Series Premiere: September 25, 2012 Classification: Reality Genre: Action | Reality-TV Network: MTV Airs: Tuesday at 10:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes
THE VALLEYS - Season 1 -- 6 Episodes
1x1 -- Sep 25, 2012 -- Episode 1 1x2 -- Oct 02, 2012 -- Episode 2 1x3 -- Oct 09, 2012 -- Episode 3 1x4 -- Oct 16, 2012 -- Episode 4 1x5 -- Oct 23, 2012 -- Episode 5 1x6 -- Oct 30, 2012 -- Episode 6
THE VALLEYS - Season 2 -- 8 Episodes
2x1 -- Apr 30, 2013 -- Episode 1 2x2 -- May 07, 2013 -- Episode 2 2x3 -- May 14, 2013 -- Episode 3 2x4 -- May 21, 2013 -- Episode 4 2x5 -- May 28, 2013 -- Episode 5 2x6 -- Jun 04, 2013 -- Episode 6 2x7 -- Jun 11, 2013 -- Episode 7 2x8 -- Jun 18, 2013 -- Episode 8