Posts By Elizabeth Black

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VH1 Gossip Roundup For The Week Of 5/11/12: Jackie Christie On Season Two Of BBW L.A., Evelyn Tries On Wedding Dresses

  • Evelyn Lozada tried on wedding dresses in this week’s issue of Life And Style Magazine. [Evelyn Lozada]
  • Kesha Nichols blogs about this week’s episode of Basketball Wives, focusing on bully behavior. [Kesha’s Korner]
  • With Mother’s Day right around the corner, Rock Mom June Ambrose talks motherhood and style with TheYBF. [TheYBF]
  • Terrell Owens was on Dr. Phil this week to face off against three of the mothers of his children. [Necole Bitchie]
  • Drita D’Avanzo says you can expect a new mixtape from her soon, and BTW, her favorite rappers of all time are Rakim and Biggie, in case you were curious. [MTV]
  • Jackie Christie tells BossChick she’s please with how she was portrayed on Basketball Wives L.A. and she’s excited for season two. [BossChick]
  • [Photo: Vibe Vixen via Life And Style]

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    What Was Your Favorite DMX And Tashera Moment From Couples Therapy?

    DMX Tashera Simmons Couples Therapy

    This season of Couples Therapy has been incredibly emotional, especially as we watched the journey that DMX and Tashera Simmons were on. The couple, who had been estranged and had some deep-seated issues revolving around X’s past with women and his abandonment issues with his mother, resolved to get divorced at the end of therapy, but it was one of the most peaceful resolutions of any couple on the show. Their mutual love for one another only seemed to grow throughout the therapy process, so we wanted to highlight some of our favorite scenes of theirs and ask you which one you loved the most. Take our poll, watch some highlighted clips below, or you can see their entire evolution in our playlist on the Couples Therapy show page.

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    Enter For A Chance To Go To The Essence Music Festival And Meet The Cast Of Single Ladies

    The new season of Single Ladies will begin in just about two weeks, but we know that viewers are excited to invite the cast back into their living rooms. But are you excited to meet the cast, too? Because now is your chance!

    Just enter our contest on the Single Ladies Facebook page to win a trip to New Orleans to attend the Essence Music Festival from July 6-8, watch performances from legends like Aretha Franklin and Mary J. Blige, and hang out with the hottest cast we’ve ever seen. So enter the sweepstakes now, and don’t forget, Single Ladies‘ second season premieres May 28 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
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    Miss You Much To Premiere In September 2012

    Miss You Much Samm Levine Jamie Walters Jeff Timmons
    We all love a good “where are they now” story, and VH1′s latest show promises that very thing. Miss You Much, a 30 minute show to debut in September on VH1, will reunite us fans with some of our favorite stars from back in the day, like 90210 star Jamie Walters, Saved By The Bell star Lark Voorhies, and Freaks And Geeks actor Samm Levine. Some of these actors have still been quietly working, and some have decided to leave the business altogether. But Miss You Much will show you exactly what they’ve been doing and host Catherine Reitman will dig deep to find out all their dirt. For more info about the show, take a look at the press release below.


    “Miss You Much” Is Scheduled To Premiere September 2012
    With 8 Half-Hour Episodes

    LOS ANGELES, CA, May 10, 2012 – Have you ever wondered what’s up with some of your favorite TV, movie or pop stars from the last 20 years? VH1 will give you the exclusive details with “Miss You Much,” hosted by actress-comedienne Catherine Reitman. Not all young celebrities end up with a mug shot and an arrest record. Some have moved on to careers outside of entertainment, while many are still active in showbiz. “Miss You Much,” the 8-episode, half-hour series will premiere in September of 2012.
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    Newly-Engaged Linda Hogan Talks About The Healing Process Of Couples Therapy And Taking Offense At The Term “Cougar”

    Linda Hogan Charley Hill Engaged Coupled Therapy
    We caught up with Linda Hogan recently as the season of Couples Therapy was winding down to talk about the big reveal from the season finale: her engagement to Charley Hill. We wanted to know if she had any idea that Charley was planning to propose (nope!) and what’s in store for them now that the show, which she says was incredibly healing, is over.

    Congratulations on your engagement!

    Thank you!

    Was your proposal a total surprise, or did you have some idea?

    It was totally a surprise. They had that setup for the other couple that was there to get engaged, Mike and Deja, and they wanted us to go to the ring shop to look at rings. My inner thought was okay, we’re couples with troubles, but a lot of us will have happy endings, and everyone wants that happy ending, everyone wants to be the bride. I thought that the point of that exercise was to make everyone think twice about our relationship, because every exercise we did had a point to it. So we were looking at rings and Charley asked me “Do you see anything you like in here, babe?” and I was like “Hmmm. I haven’t even thought about it.” And, no offense, but my last marriage, I had an eight and a half carat pear-shaped diamond and nothing in the store compared, but then again, nothing compares with Charley. I’ve been there, done that, and my relationship with him is based on pure, simple, “I like you, you like me, we’re good.” But I was open-minded and I said “If I had to pick a ring, what would it be?” and I found one and really started looking at it, it was just a beautiful, classy setting, and I pointed to it without thinking too much…
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    Talking Couples Therapy Episode 8 With Dr. Jenn Berman: Look How Far We’ve Come

    Dr. Jenn Berman has been counseling people and offering advice to people in need for some twenty years now, but on VH1′s Couples Therapy, this marks her first time working with a group of ten celebrities whose relationships are in desperate need of repair. We’ll be checking in with Dr. Jenn each week to chat about the progress of her patients on the show, and what she really thinks of their behavior. Dr. Jenn gives us a post-finale roundup of how everyone in the cast has been doing and how they viewed their time in therapy this week. Dr. Jenn sill consults with some of the cast and therefore still has to maintain a doctor-patient confidentiality, so you’ll see that there are a couple of questions she just can’t reveal the answers to. But overall, it’s safe to say she’s thrilled by everyone’s progress.

    I’m interested to see how Reichen and Rodiney fared overall in therapy with you, theirs seemed to be one of the more quiet storylines.

    The experience of being on the show allowed them to open up to each other in a way they never had before, and gave them both the ability to voice their needs in a really meaningful way that allowed them to get closer and they left in a very good place, probably closer than they’d ever been in terms of their understanding of each other and their level of respect for one another, which is really beautiful to see.
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    La La And Carmelo Anthony’s 20 Cutest Moments

    Now that the Knicks season is coming to a close and the second season finale of La La’s Full Court Life is two weeks away, we just want to offer up a little thank you to La La and Carmelo Anthony. Thank you for allowing us into your life, for being the superstars that you are, and for being a great example of a professional couple that makes it work. As a tribute to you two, we’d just like to offer up this photo gallery of your cutest moments through the years, from the year you started dating (we LOVE Melo photobombing La La in the picture above, left), to the present. You’re more successful than ever, more affectionate that ever, and more stylish than just about any couple we can think of (just check out that Vogue spread!).

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    [Photos: Getty Images]

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    Mob Wives Renewed, Season Three Will Air In 2013!

    Mob Wives Reunion

    It might not be the most eloquent way to celebrate this news, but right now we just feel like giving a big “WOOO HOOOOO!” because we’ve just learned that Mob Wives will be renewed for a third season! The second season, which ends this Sunday night, will be followed by a two-part reunion special to air on May 20 and 27th, hosted by Joy Behar, and we can say after attending the taping recently that there will be some fireworks in store, as well as a few special surprise guests. These special, just like the rest of the season, are definitely appointment viewing.

    Season three will premiere in 2013, and we already can’t wait. For more information about the renewal as well as what to expect on the reunion specials, read on.


    “Mob Wives” 2-Part Reunion Special Hosted By Comedienne and The View Co-Host Joy Behar On May 20th and 27th

    VH1 Picks Up “Mob Wives” For A Third Season On The Heels Of Second Season Ratings Wins – Averaging Over 1 Million Viewers In The 18-49 Demo

    NEW YORK, May 9, 2012 – Season 2 of VH1′s hit reality series, “Mob Wives” is ending just as it began…on an emotional roller coaster as all the ladies end up in the same room for the first time this season. The explosive 2-part reunion special, hosted by The View’s Joy Behar, is set to air on May 20th and 27th and will reveal even more laughter, tears and drama than was already packed into the 17 episode season. And for the millions of “Mob Wives” fans out there, there will officially be a season 3 premiering in early 2013.
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    Carrie Keagan And Wendy Williams Discuss Boobs And Mob Wives On Wendy’s Show

    Our very own Carrie Keagan, host of Big Morning Buzz Live, is normally the celebrity interviewer, but yesterday, she was on The Wendy Williams Show and the tables were turned. Keagan and Williams chatted freely about everything from boobs (“I got mine from my mom,” she explains hilariously) and Mob Wives, which they both are huge fans of.

    Watch the clip to see Carrie and Wendy dish dirt and create some big morning buzz.
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