Archives for January 3, 2010

BET’s first web series “Buppies” starring Tatyana Ali. New episodes air Tuesdays at 3pm

Set in the glitzy and glamorous world of the Black Hollywood, BUPPIES chronicles the relationship dramas of a group of slightly dysfunctional but inseparable friends as they navigate the tricky terrain of L.A.’s young black power elite. The groundbreaking web series is the first of its kind to feature an African-American principal cast, and stars actress Tatyana Ali as Quinci Allen (“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” “Young and the Restless”).

BET Notarized unveils the Best 100 Music Videos of 2009

After 12-consecutive hours of music, it’s official, NOTARIZED, BET’s annual video countdown special of the year announces the TOP 100 videos of 2009. Jamie Foxx takes top honors on BET’s year-end Notarized List with Blame It.

Lady Gaga provides inspiration for the contestants on “Launch My Line” Jan 6 on Bravo

NEW YORK – December 28, 2009 – Pop star phenomenon Lady Gaga, known for her fashion-forward outfits, surprises the designers and provides inspiration on Launch My Line, airing Wednesday, January 6 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. In this week’s challenge, the teams look to Lady Gaga for inspiration to create an avant-garde outfit, but they must make sure they are pushing the boundaries of fashion without crossing the line of good taste. Meanwhile, the tension between some teammates gets intense and someone pushes their teammate to the edge.

“Inglorious Basterds” and “Nine” lead with a record 10 nominations each for the 15th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) has announced the nominees for the 15th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards. The winners will be announced at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards live on Friday, January 15, 2009 at 9:00 PM ET/PT. This year’s event will take place at the Hollywood Palladium and will be hosted by Kristin Chenoweth. For the third year in a row VH1 will broadcast the gala live on the network.