Hard Rock President and Chief Executive Officer Joseph Magliarditi commented, "We are very excited to partner with MTV and their hit reality show series The Real World for the 25th season in Las Vegas...
though he exhibits an attraction to his roommate Nany, beginning in Episode 1, which comes to fruition in Episode 4.MTV described him as "focused and determined when he wants to be", but his friends characterize him as a "loose cannon" who juggles his current girlfriend with his "secret girlfriend".Characterized by what MTV describes as a "boyish charm and southern gentleman demeanor", Dustin grew up with a bi-polar, drug addicted mom and an abusive stepfather.The Real World: Las Vegas is the twenty-fifth season of MTV's reality television series The Real World, which focuses on a group of diverse strangers living together for several months in a different city each season, as cameras follow their lives and interpersonal relationships.It is the third season to be filmed in the Mountain States region of the United States, specifically in Nevada.
The season featured a total of eight cast members over the course of the season, as one cast member was evicted and replaced.
It is the fifth season to take place in a city that had hosted a previous season, as the show's twelfth season was set in 2002.
Las Vegas was first reported as the location for the 25th season by the website Vevmo on September 8, 2010.
Director of the Nevada Film Office Charlie Geocaris commented, "The Nevada Film Office is very excited to have MTV’s The Real World return to Las Vegas.
The first time here proved to be excellent exposure for the city and the NFO is always happy to assist any MTV production that visits our state." Most seasons of The Real World, beginning with its fifth season, have included the assignment of a season-long group job or task to the housemates, continued participation in which has been mandatory to remain part of the cast since the Back to New York season.
In this season, the cast interns with a charity called the Athlete Recovery Fund, doing weekly assignments, such as working at motorbike events.