Max Joseph is leaving the MTV actuality present “Catfish” after seven years.
“Hey guys, the time has come, sadly, for me to maneuver on from Catfish,” he tweeted on Wednesday. “Engaged on this present for the final seven years has been one of the significant experiences of my life. I’ve realized so much about myself, my nation and human nature usually. Nev [Schulman] and I’ve grow to be brothers and our bromance has blossomed earlier than your eyes.”
“For some time now I’ve been straddling two careers as TV host and filmmaker, and whereas this stage of busy-ness is a dream come true, my life can now not maintain it. With Catfish nonetheless going robust after 7 seasons, 115 episodes, 31 specials and displaying no signal of slowing down, I really feel it is lastly the time for me to make my exit.”
Nev Schulman — Joseph’s accomplice on the collection, which follows the pair as they assist followers work out who they’re actually chatting with on-line — tweeted his help for Joseph shortly after the announcement.
The collection resumed manufacturing in June after Schulman was cleared of sexual misconduct allegations.
Joseph’s rep didn’t get again to us.