Vinny Guadagnino of ‘Jersey Shore’ returns as Chippendales host for the fifth time

Vinny Guadagnino
Vinny Guadagnino is welcomed by the cast of the new show EXXCITE at the Rio. Photo Credit: Jimmy Smith

Vinny Guadagnino of “Jersey Shore” has returned as Chippendales host for the fifth time. #Powerjournalist Markos Papadatos has the scoop.

He is one of the most recognized lifestyle personalities and digital influencers.  Vinny rose to fame on MTV’s “Jersey Shore” which initially ran for six seasons and was the highest rated series in the history of MTV.  He can be seen on the reboot of the hit franchise, “Jersey Shore Family Vacation,” which has already been picked up for two seasons.  Last year he and his “bromance,” Pauly D. starred on the hit MTV series, “Double Shot at Love,” and in a comedic travelogue series at Cooking Channel, “Vinny and Ma Eat America.” 

Also an accomplished author, Vinny has written the best-selling cookbook, The Keto Guido Cookbook, as well as his New York Times Best Seller, Control the Crazy. 

Guadagnino will take the stage in Las Vegas Thursday through Sundays at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino through September 17, 2023, followed by one weekend at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City from September 21 through 24. 
“Being a part of Chippendales and getting the chance to host, dance, show some skin and see my fans up close and personal at one of the most iconic shows on the Strip is always a blast,” Vinny Guadagnino remarked. “The best part about doing this show is that it’s a family here and everyone welcomed me back as if I never left, including the fans.”

Vinny Guadagnino with the cast of Chippendales
Vinny Guadagnino with the cast of Chippendales. Photo Credit: Jimmy Smith

Guadagnino’s return was met with screams of joy as he once again stepped on stage and into the shower scene that made his last appearance “baring all” break the internet. Guadagnino credits his physique to his Keto diet and creative workouts due to gyms being closed during the quarantine. 
In addition to steaming up the stage with his shower scene, Guadagnino and the cast featured such notables in the audience as Perez Hilton, a former Chippendales celebrity host, and, cast members from the Rio’s newest female revue, Jennifer Romas’ EXXCITE: The Show, among others.
The celebration reception was held at the Flirt Lounge inside the Chippendales Theatre Complex at the Rio where Vinny G. and the cast of Chippendales mingled with partygoers who enjoyed small bites provided by Firefly Tapas Restaurant.
Other celebrities who have donned the iconic cuffs and collar costume include international super model Tyson Beckford, Dancing with the Stars and America’s Next Top Model champion, Nyle DiMarco, Ian Ziering, celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, DWTS celeb Tony Dovolani and actor and singer Joey Lawrence.   

“I am so stoked to hit the Jersey Shore again – this time with my Chippendales brothers,” says Vinny G.  “I love performing with the guys in Vegas and can’t wait to lead the party and bring my boys to Jersey this time at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City – are you ready for us?!”

To learn more about the Chippendales, check out their official website.