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Mick Jagger: TV tycoon?

There's a report out today that Mick Jagger is getting together with Martin Scorsese to produce a new TV show that will air on HBO. It reportedly will track the exploits of a "cocaine-fueled record executive in New York City circa 1977," at a time "when punk, disco and a new form of music called hip-hop collided." Okay, I guess he might have some experience in that area, although his buddy Keith Richards may be a bit more qualified. Now before they settled on that premise for the show, my sources tell me there were others that were rejected. Here are a few of them. 1. "Three's Company: The Next Generation" Mick Jagger would star as the new Mr. Roper. 2. "Ego Wars" This would pit Mick's ego against others who also think a whole lot of themselves. Donald Trump, Charlie Sheen, Sarah Palin and Brett Favre were all being considered as possible guest stars. 3. "Let's Rob Mick Jagger." Some down and out New Yorkers conspire to rob Mick Jagger's apartment. 4. "Extreme Makeover: Lips Edition" Mick would host a behind the scenes reality program involving the best and the worst from the world of collagen. 5. "Moves Like Jagger" Inspired by the Maroon-5 song, celebrities would try their best to dance like Mick Jagger without falling over laughing.

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