Posts By Elizabeth Black

by (@lizburrito)

Three Moments That Capture The True Spirit Of GLAAD Spirit Day

October 16th is GLAAD #SpiritDay, a day where millions of people stand against bullying and to show their support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth. VH1 proudly supports GLAAD and the idea of equality for all and we’re proud to wear purple today in support of the cause.

We’ve had ample opportunities over the past year to make a positive impact when it comes to LGBT equality, and in case you missed them, we pulled together some of our favorite examples. From positive portrayals of gay characters on television to inspiring interviews, they run the full spread from heart-wrenchingly beautiful to sexy and steamy, take a look: Read more…

by (@lizburrito)

Meet The New Players In The Cast Of Drumline: A New Beat

Nick Cannon and Leonard Roberts both appeared in the original 2002 Drumline film, and they’re the only two stars to return for the sequel, Drumline: A New Beat. So who else will be starring in the VH1 film, which premieres on Monday, October 27 at 9PM ET/PT.

Watch our exclusive behind the scenes interviews now and meet the cast, which includes LeToya Luckett, newcomers Alexandra Shipp, Jeff Pierre, Tye White, and find out how this film picks up where the original left off.

by (@lizburrito)

The Cast Of Drumline: A New Beat Discusses How The Original Movie Impacted Them

“It’s fantastic, people! Okay? It’s a classic! Drumline one was awesome, this is a continuation from that,” LeToya Luckett says of the new Drumline sequel that airs in less than two weeks on VH1. Luckett stars alongside Nick Cannon, Alexandra Shipp, Leonard Roberts and many others to breathe new life into the campus classic. In this exclusive behind-the-scenes clip, the stars of the film reveal what the original Drumline meant to them and how the new one will continue that story.

Drumline: A New Beat premieres Monday, October 27th at 9PM ET/PT, and you can catch VH1′s airings of the original Drumline movie next week starting on October 21st.

by (@lizburrito)

Love & Hip Hop Hollywood Check Yourself: He’s Just Not That Into You…Hazel

This week on Love & Hip Hop Hollywood: Check Yourself, Berg lays it out there for Hazel in no uncertain terms: He’s just not that into her. After watching yet another scene where hazel cries because he’s not as into her as she is into him, he keeps it 100, saysing “Why are you talking to me about your feelings? I clearly don’t give a f— about your feelings!” Hazel, time to move on! Read more…

by (@lizburrito)

Do You Miss Candidly Nicole? Tune In To All New Episodes On AOL Now!

If you’re like us, you’re going through serious Nicole Richie withdrawals. Her VH1 show, Candidly Nicole, has been off the air for WEEKS and there’s a serious void we need to fill between seasons, which is why we’re psyched that her original AOL web series is back for season two!

You can check out all new episodes of #Candidly Nicole every Thursday — episode one is already up, and it is pure magic. (Pun intended.) For more information on the new AOL season, read on! Read more…

by (@lizburrito)

Somaya Reece Rises Again: Check Out Her Latest Business Venture, Somaya’s Closet

View Photo Gallery

Somaya Reece has been busy since her time on Love & Hip Hop, and in case you missed the news, last week she launched her new business venture,, and online clothing boutique she built from the ground up herself. We spoke to the multi-talented Reece recently about the line and how she’s gone from “the fat girl that can’t dress” (way harsh) to la jefa of her own label. Read more…

by (@lizburrito)

#TBT Check Out A Vintage Clip Of Couples Therapy Star Dr. Jenn On Basketball Wives LA

Before she was running the show on Couples Therapy With Dr. Jenn, Dr. Jenn Berman was already an established and respected name in the therapy world. In fact, you may not have known it but she even popped up on VH1 before landing her own show as Laura Govan‘s therapist on Basketball Wives LA. In this classic clip from the show, watch Dr. Jenn advise Laura on how to handle her anger issues that caused her to constantly fight with her co-stars. Actually, this kinda makes us want to see Laura and her on-again beau Gilbert Arenas on Couples Therapy — let’s start that petition!

by (@lizburrito)

Dr. Jenn Berman Reveals How She And The Couples Therapy Cast Handled Dick Donato’s HIV News

On this week’s episode of Couples Therapy, Evel Dick Donato finally came clean to his castmates about the fact that he has HIV. It was hard enough for him to reveal that to Dr. Jenn, and his ex-girlfriend Stephanie Rogness-Fischer still had her own apprehension over the whole issue, but Dick bravely and emotionally admitted his secret in group, and the news made some of his housemates visibly upset. We spoke to Dr. Jenn Berman about Dick’s secret and how it really played out, both on-camera and off. Read more…