In honor of Throwback Thursday, the VH1 Blog will be showcasing some of the most retro, often embarrassing, always cute photos of our favorite VH1 stars. This week, Couples Therapy star Alex McCord contributed a shot from her high school cheerleading days, noting that she’s the same age as her co-star, Courtney Stodden, in this photo. Aside from that, we actually can’t get over how little Alex has aged — although we’re glad she didn’t take her perm into 2012.
[Photo: Alex McCord]
This season on Couples Therapy, there’s a lot of drama in the house thanks to the incredibly diverse and occasionally divisive personalities that have been cast. One couple, reality veterans Simon van Kempen and Alex McCord, have offered to review and recap each episode of the season to tell us the truth about the way things really were and what they think of the therapy process. This week, Alex discusses going rogue on Dr. Jenn, and that therapy staple, her mother issues.
So this is the episode where I go rogue. One thing that is completely consistent about me since I opened up my life to reality TV in 2007, is that I call it as I see it. All eight of us in the house were completely, 100% done with the fake, phony, BS attitude of Courtney, and Doug’s head-in-the-sand denial of same, and Simon says his piece here. Read more…
It’s not often on VH1 Divas that the host is as much of a divas as the honorees, but this year we’re shaking things up. Adam Lambert has been tapped to host the beloved, annual special, which will be broadcast live this year on December 16th at 9 p.m ET/PT on VH1. The honorees this year is just as impressive: Ciara, Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato, Kelly Rowland and Jordin Sparks are all performing to pay homage to some of dance music’s biggest names. For the full press release and further information about this year’s biggest dance party, read on.
VH1 DIVAS HITS THE DANCE FLOOR WITH
GRAMMY AWARD-NOMINATED HOST ADAM LAMBERT LIVE
ON SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16 AT 9PM ET/8C
“DIVAS” Dance Party To Include Tribute to Legends Whitney Houston and Donna Summer
NEW YORK, NY –November 8, 2012 – VH1′s beloved, popular franchise “VH1 Divas” is throwing the hottest dance party of 2012 LIVE on Sunday, December 16 at 9PM/8c with Grammy Award-nominated host Adam Lambert. This year’s show will celebrate the dance-inducing music that is the vibrant soundtrack to every major blowout bash, unforgettable party and night out on the town. VH1 is bringing together Ciara, Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato, Kelly Rowland and Jordin Sparks to pay homage to the greatest divas of dance music history. Read more…
Couples Therapy seeks to repair the relationships of couples who have spent significant time in the spotlight, and season two is going to bring the drama in ways that season one never dreamed. Dr. Jenn Berman will be speaking to us each week to help us make sense of the couples’ issues and shed light on why they need her help. This week, we get into how frustrated she was with the cast after they ganged up on Courtney and Doug and tore their room apart after they left. We also discussed the tension she has with Alex and Simon who were both upset and emotional this week.
I love that I get to ask you a lot more about how you’ve been feeling about the patients this season. It’s like you said at the beginning of the season they’ve been very responsive and they like to spar a little bit with you, and you’re showing your own emotions a lot more.
And you know what else was interesting too, Rodiney tweeted yesterday saying how shocked he was to see the dynamic of the couples in the house and how he felt so close to everyone in the house during his season, and how they helped each other and how sad he was that this group didn’t help each other. Read more…
We can’t wait until November 19. That’s the night that Marrying The Game premieres, when we’ll finally get to see the softer side of rapper The Game. The family man side. The cuddling with his fiancee side. The wedding planning side. Until that time comes though, Game and his lady, Tiffney Cambridge, have been opening up about their relationship and offering some of their best advice for how to make it work in the long run, and they’re featured in this month’s Juicy Magazine He Said/She Said column. This month, the question is all about how to handle a lovers’ spat. After the jump, read what each of them have to say on the issue of dealing with your heated moments in public and in private. Read more…
Earlier this week, the NAACP held it’s annual theatre awards in Los Angeles and two of our favorite actors (on on-screen luvvvuhs) were in attendance. DB Woodside and LisaRaye McCoy, otherwise known as Malcolm and Keisha on Single Ladies were dressed to the nines for the event, and we just wanted to remind you guys how good these two look off-screen as well as on.
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It’s every American’s civic duty to exercise their right to vote on election day, and it’s not something the stars of VH1 are taking lightly this year. Some of our talent has taken to Twitter for many weeks and months to bolster support for the candidates they prefer, and some remain silent on their politics but want to make their votes count. We asked all of them to send us pictures of them at the polls in order to reinforce the importance of election day, and to show off how cute they look with an “I Voted” sticker. (Were they not handing those out in NYC? I didn’t get one and I’m a little bummed.)
We’ll be updating the gallery below throughout the day, but check out which Basketball Wives, Couples Therapy stars and Single Ladies have proudly posed at the polls for us, and don’t forget to VOTE!
Jayceon Taylor is a family man and a devoted fiance to his girlfriend, Tiffney Cambridge. The couple have had their ups and downs through the years, especially after Jayceon became the rapper better known as The Game.
“When I first got with Jayceon,” Tiffney explains, “he was so sweet. He was charismatic and he was charming. But once he blew up as this ‘Game’ person, and the fame and the fortune hit, it’s been up and down. There’s been infidelity issues. There’s been disrespect. This is a hard life to live.” In the supertrailer from the brand new series, Marrying The Game, which premieres on VH1 on November 19 at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, watch as the pair prepares for their wedding and have to handle the good and bad that come with it.
This week in our collection of Basketball Wives L.A. tweets of the night, there’s still a lot of in-fighting amongst the ladies, and the tables seem to be turning on Laura now that she exposed her plan to get even with Jackie. But the ladies are cryptic with their words, and in some cases we can’t quite tell who’s on what side. Like when Draya calls an unnamed person “Faaaaaaaakkkkkeeee” and a “phony a— witch” or when Laura explains that some of the girls aren’t on her level…it leaves a little to the imagination, but we can probably draw some of our own conclusions. Check out some of their tweets and see if you can decipher who’s saying what about whom.