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Watch out, Seaside Heights. And call the police in advance.

Why? There’s a new Guidette in town: Deena Nicole Cortese.

MTV has confirmed that Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi’s real-life BFF, who has also been referred to as simply Deena Nicole, will join the Jersey Shore cast in Season 3.

The new cast member has been all but confirmed in recent weeks, but the network has not acknowledged bringing her on board until now. What can we expect?


Cortese describes herself as “class in a glass and party in a body,” so you know it’s going to be good. She’s already started filming and partying with the crew.

Deena and Snook are totes BFFs.

Deena has been seen shooting scenes with her girl Snooki, as well as the classy likes of co-stars Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino and Jenni “J-Woww” Farley.

“Deena Cortese embodies the quintessential Jersey Shore archetype,” Jersey Shore casting director Doron Ofir recently told The Examiner of his new star.

The new star, who is single, “is a Jersey native, proud to live, play, love at the shore. I hope America loves her as much as I do. Get ready for ‘Rockstar’!”

Live, Play, Love. In other words, Scream, Fight, Bone.