Russian Dolls: New York"s answer to Jersey Shore

Russian Dolls: New York"s answer to Jersey Shore

Fake tan, hair extensions and plenty of vodka: Why Russian Dolls is being billed as New York”s answer to Jersey Shore

6:52 PM on 26th July 2011

Da!: Russian Dolls promises no shortage of fake tan, vodka, partying and techno music, much to the consternation of some Brooklyn residents

Da!: Russian Dolls promises no shortage of fake tan, vodka, partying and techno music, much to the consternation of some Brooklyn residents

Champagne and blinis: The show follows eight Brighton Beach Russian-Americans as they go about their (albeit outrageous) daily lives

Champagne and blinis: The show follows eight Brighton Beach Russian-Americans as they go about their (albeit outrageous) daily lives

Fur and fake tans: The Lifetime show airs on August 11, propelling the south Brooklyn residents into U.S. notoriety

Fur and fake tans: The Lifetime show airs on August 11, propelling the south Brooklyn residents into U.S. notoriety

ALBERT, 26

RENATA, 47

DIANA, 23

EDDIE, 26