E! greenlights 'Party Monsters: Cabo'

Party planners head to Mexico for unscripted series

E! Entertainment Television is bringing the party to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, for its next unscripted series.

The cable network has greenlighted a reality competition, "Party Monsters: Cabo," that will feature nine party planners heading to the oceanfront LG Villa in Cabo to see who can throw the "ultimate party" for Hollywood celebrities including P. Diddy, Carmen Electra, Brody Jenner and Lil Jon. One winner will celebrity event-planner position at LG.

The series, produced by 3 Ball Prods. ("The Biggest Loser") in conjunction with Bischoff-Hervey Entertainment ("Scott Baio Is 45 ... and Single"), will premiere at 10 p.m. Dec. 2 (E! will air a sneak preview at 11 p.m. Nov. 30). JD Roth, Jason Hervey and Adam Greener will executive produce, with Converge Global serving as a consultant.

"This series has all the right elements for our audience: celebrity parties, cutthroat competition and nonstop drama," said Lisa Berger, executive vp original programming and series development at E!

Party planning has been a popular TV topic over the past few years, with series including Lifetime's "Top This Party," UPN's "Get This Party Started" and Discovery Channel's "Party Planner With David Tutera."