Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi
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Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi is a proud new mom as well as the New York Times best-selling author of A Shore Thing, Confessions of a Guidette and Gorilla Beach. Famous for her trend-setting pouf hairstyle, her small stature, and her acrobatic moves on the dance floor, she is the breakout star of MTV’s Jersey Shore, the highest-rated show in the network’s history. The third season of Polizzi’s current show Snooki & JWoww will debut in October 2013.
She has been parodied on Saturday Night Live, and appeared on numerous talk shows in addition to being featured in The New York Times and on the covers of Rolling Stone, People, US Weekly and In Touch. Her constantly expanding brand includes “Snooki by Nicole Polizzi,” “Snooki Couture,” “Team Snooki Boxing,” “Team Snooki Music” in addition to an upcoming clothing line for “Snooki Couture” and her fourth book Baby Bumps.
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