Michael Sorrentino born , also known as The Situation, is a former American television personality and a convicted felon. He is also known for appearing on all six seasons of the MTV reality show Jersey Shore, from .. Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino has two words for fans Thank you. The “Jersey Shore” star posted a message on his Instagram Story on Sunday, Sept. thanking fans, friends and family who wrote to him while he was in prison. “I received thousands of hand written letters that . New York CNN Michael “The Situation” Sorrentino, best known for starring on MTV s “Jersey Shore,” was released from a New York federal prison Thursday, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Sorrentino, , was sentenced to eight months in prison for tax evasion in and .ET sat down with Mike and his wife, Lauren, where he revealed what it was really like serving . Mike Sorrentino showed off his fit physique after being released from prison. He revealed he practiced intermittent fasting and worked out three . Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino and his wife Lauren enjoyed a “private date night ” together on Thursday the first since his release from . The reality star, who just completed an eight month sentence for tax evasion, showed off his impressive dinner spread.. Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino is celebrating his new life outside of prison in more ways than one.. Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino s prison release will be complete with “Jersey Shore” reunion..