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VH1 has reached into the vault for its new series and pulled out ’90s heartthrob Gerardo Mejia. You may know Mejia as “Rico Suave,” both his nickname and the title of his big 1990 hit. VH1 is bringing him (along with his family) back into the limelight with a 10-episode series order for the half-hour series, “Suave Says” (working title). It will premiere later this year. “Gerardo and his crazy, musical family truly break the reality TV mold,” said VH1′s executive vice president of original programming and production, Susan Levison, in a statement. “We knew we had our next buzz-worthy series. »

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