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Dan Savage Advice Show Pilot Ordered by MTV


Columnist and author Dan Savage may end up with his own show on MTV. According to Entertainment Weekly, the writer will shoot a pilot for an advice show.

Above, we’ve embedded the author’s recent interview on The Colbert Report.¬† In 2005, Savage published the memoir, The Commitment: Love, Sex, Marriage, and My Family. Read his Savage Love columns collected at The Stranger.

Here’s more from the post: “MTV has ordered a pilot that follows Savage as he tours college campuses giving his brand of brutally honest (and sometimes graphic) sex and relationship advice. In the format, Savage takes questions from an auditorium audience (similar to his recently completed college tour).”

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