Archives: October 2012

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VH1’s Big Morning Buzz Live Host Carrie Keagan Tells Ryan Seacrest That Amanda Bynes Would Make A “Fantastic Correspondent” On The Show

Last week it was announced that VH1’s morning show, Big Morning Buzz Live, was looking for a new correspondent, and they has one particular person in mind for the job: Amanda Bynes. Show producer Shane Farley told our sister site VH1 Celebrity that the pairing would make a great fit because “we report on all things Hollywood and she actually lives that life. We think it could be great partnership.” In case Bynes hasn’t heard the call yet, hopefully she will today, now that the show’s host, Carrie Keagan, has put a call in to Ryan Seacrest to get the message to Bynes. Keagan spoke to Seacrest earlier and told him “I think she’d make a fantastic correspondent on the show. She’s beautiful, she has a lot to offer, and it seems like she’s got some time on her hands right now. So, we would love it if she would want to come. And I think she just moved to New York. So, it’s perfect timing for everybody.” Your move, Amanda! We’d love to see you in the office…Just sayin’. Read more…

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Just When You Thought It Couldn’t Get More Offensive…Watch The Exclusive Movie 43 Trailer

There’s not a lot we can say about Movie 43, mostly because after watching the red-band trailer above we’re speechless. The ensemble comedy will be released early next year, but we needed to share the trailer now because it’s hilarious and maybe one of the most insane things we’ve seen of late. And as for who’s in it…it would be easier to list who’s NOT in it, actually. The film stars Emma Stone, Kate Winslet, Halle Berry, Elizabeth Banks, Johnny Knoxville, Liev Shchreiber, Anna Faris, Hugh Jackman, Chloe Moretz…basically it’s got more stars than the most star-studded telethon you’ve ever seen. You need to watch this. Two squeeze, thank you please. Read more…

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Rehab With Dr. Drew Episode 4 Sneak Peek: Test Results Are In

Last week on Rehab With Dr. Drew, a drug test was administered to Erika after she exhibited erratic behavior and everyone started thinking she had drugs smuggled in to the facility. A positive drug test only made the situation more complicated. So was Erika really high? Watch our sneak peek to find out, and tune in when episode 4 airs on a special night and time, Wednesday, October 3 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, to see how everyone handles the situation.
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Why Are Simon van Kempen And Alex McCord Doing Couples Therapy? Allow Them To Explain

A lot of people have wondered why a couple like Alex McCord and Simon van Kempen, who that seemingly have each others backs and went through a reality TV battlefield on The Real Housewives Of New York would appear on yet another show, especially one called Couples Therapy. And today, we have an answer. “It just got the point where we weren’t being nice to each other,” McCord explains during her appearance on Big Morning Buzz Live today. She, van Kempen, and the resident therapist of the series, Dr. Jenn Berman, were all on the morning to discuss the brand new series. “You need to be nice to your best friend.”

“It was a matter of marriage and divorce…we both want our children to grow up with two loving parents in the same house,” van Kempen added.

Berman elaborated, saying “These two came in very aggressive, very hostile toward each other, poking at each other in ways that they didn’t even realize they were doing,” but fortunately therapy has changed them. See how when the show debuts on Wednesday night at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Read more…

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The Best Basketball Wives L.A. Tweets Of The Night: Laura Wants To Change The Channel

Best Basketball Wives Tweets Of The Night
Some of the casts of our VH1 shows are Twitter-lovers, which means that when it comes time for their shows to air, their commentary and live tweets are just as entertaining as the shows themselves. This week, the cast of Basketball Wives L.A. was as entertained and confused by the show as we were. Draya defended her comments that she’s like J. Lo, Bambi threw some shade to someone…(Brooke? We can’t tell)…and Laura provided comic relief and threatened to change the channel if they go out to lunch one more time. Read all our faves below.

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Chrissy And Mr. Jones – Episode 2 – Pum Kash

As dysfunctional as Chrissy and Jim‘s relationship can be, the man can tell when his lady needs a pick-me-up and when to do something out of the kindness of is heart. Hence, his attempt at making her breakfast to show her he cares, so he fries her up some buttery, delicious eggs. He also mentions that as payment, he’ll accept a watch from Chrissy so he’ll remember when to come home in time to cook for her. At least his intentions started well. “Jimmy makes me breakfast once every…five? Six years,” Chrissy explains. “And then he wants this huge reward. Ha. That Jimmy is a piece of work.” Read more…

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T.I. And Tiny: The Family Hustle – Episode 6 – Our Own Family Movie

The family is in Chicago this week as Tip wraps filming on Boss, his latest acting endeavor. To the unfamiliar, Boss stars Kelsey Grammer, of Frasier fame, but more importantly, Tip refers to Kels as his “player-partner,” a greater title to be sure. Before he does anything though, Tip needs to convince his kids that acting is a legitimate career choice. “Acting is not hard,” Domani challenges his father. “I bet all you gonna do is get out, look serious, and that’s it.” Read more…

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Mama Jones’ World Episode 2: Romancing The Jones

It’s time again for Mama Jones’ World, the web series that brings you more Mama Jones than you knew you needed. This week, Mama talks romance, rose petals, and keeping the fire alive. Some of her best tips include “don’t be so boring,” call your man and tell him “I see you naked, even if he’s not naked,” keep a pole in your room, and make sure you use a psychotic condom just to be safe. To find out the rest of her Very Important Sex Tips, watch the clip above. Ciao!
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Lil’ Scrappy Arrested For Probation Violation, Tweets That He’s In Jail [UPDATED]

Lil Scrappy Arrested

The fact that Lil Scrappy has been on probation is no big secret to fans of Love And Hip Hip: Atlanta, for the most part, his fear of violating his probation (the result of a conviction for marijuana in 2008) is what kept him in line during the season. But as he tweeted earlier today, Scrappy has been arrested and locked up, and according to TMZ, it’s all because he violated his probation.

Though the details of what he did to warrant the arrest are unclear, we’ll bring you more information as it comes. Below is his fiancee, Erica Dixon‘s reaction to the events of the day.

[UPDATE]: TMZ posted that Scrappy was arrested yesterday for failing to check in with his probation officer at a scheduled appointment. They report:

Scrappy was locked up in Georgia yesterday for violating his probation stemming from a 2008 marijuana possession case.

But nearly 2 weeks before he was arrested, Scrappy filed documents with the DeKalb County Superior Court, begging the judge to recall the warrant for his arrest.

In the docs, Scrappy admits he failed to check in with his probation officer on August 9, 2012 … but says it was an honest mistake because he had been on non-reporting status for 1.5 years and didn’t know a check-in date had been scheduled.

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