Can Lara Bingle emulate the success of Kim Kardashian as the star of her own reality TV series?
It seems one local television production company believes so, with market newcomer Eyeworks backing the project.
Confidential can reveal a sizzle reel has recently been circulated to TV networks teasing a reality series based on the model's life.
Yesterday producers at Eyeworks were not returning our calls but network sources said the promo reels had landed on programming executives' desks at the Seven and Ten networks.
The concept follows the simple yet effective reality show premise "if it happens, shoot it" and Bingle's fitness makeover gets an airing. Now if the program's producers can only persuade Bingle to let them film her uncensored after-dark activities, Confidential is confident the program will find an audience.
Clearly Bingle, nicknamed "Bucky" during her childhood, may have had her television close-up on her mind when she caught up with celebrity dentist David Carr in Double Bay on Monday. Carr looked to have something else on his mind however, the older man at one stage spotted massaging Bingle's neck.
Bingle wore a provocative T-shirt to the coffee date, our spies telling us the T-shirt screamed just one word, "F ... ".
Source: Sydney Confidential
Date: 30th November 2011