The rumors just may be true that a reality show based on Forks, Washington, is in the works. And, no, it won’t star real-life vampires and werewolves. Due to the overwhelming success of Twilight, it seems the reality show is the next logical step in line, right?
“Twilight” town Forks, Washington, could soon be the setting for a new reality docusoap.
Producer Zig Gauthier has begun casting for an unscripted project designed to tap into the “Twi”-hards’ interest in all things related to Stephenie Meyer’s book and movie franchise.
But don’t expect to see Forks townies pretending to be vampires and werewolves.
“We’re not going up there looking to cast people who have claims to the supernatural,” Gauthier told TheWrap, just hours before hopping a flight to Forks. “We want people who have a true connection to the community. We want to avoid people with outlandish claims.”
So just what will the show be?
Gauthier said the goal of the as-yet untitled series is “to peel back another layer of the onion that is Forks and see what the real people there are like.
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