Archives for June 2011

Hasbro’s brings back “Jem and the Holograms” in summer 2011

Remember those lines from the 80s cartoon “Jem?” I should’ve known a comeback was inevitable when I heard the “Jem” theme song played a few times in gay clubs in the past year. Thanks to Hasbro, one of the original companies behind the cartoon series, “Jem” is getting another run on (HUB TV).

Dylan Dilinjah from MTV and Diddy’s Making the Band series signs new record deal with Expat

Who could forget the the cocky reggae spitfire Dylan Dilinjah from MTV’s “Making the Band 2” seasons where they formed the group Da Band?…Dylan has been still in the music scene and recently signed a record deal with Expat Records.

MTV’s Real World to return to San Diego for its 26th season

Bunim-Murray Productions is bringing its MTV “Real World” franchise back to San Diego for season 26 and will air in fall 2011…why the return to cities that the Real World has already filmed in past seasons, a Reality Blurred blog post mentions, “the show’s creator said is because the series ran out of cities with “fantasy appeal.”

Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew returns for a 5th season on VH1 beginning June 26

VH1 has once again partnered with Dr. Drew Pinsky for a fifth season of the hit reality series “Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew”…This season will follow Michael Lohan (Celebrity Dad), Sean Young (“Blade Runner”), Dwight ‘Doc’ Gooden (baseball star), Amy Fisher (“Long Island Lolita”), Steven Adler (Guns ‘n Roses), Bai Ling (“The Crow”), Jessica ‘Sugar’ Kiper (“Survivor”), and Jeremy Jackson (“Baywatch”) on their quest for sobriety. “Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew” is set to premiere Sunday, June 26th at 9PM on VH1.

Lady Gaga’s meat dress moves from the meat locker to the museum

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum will exhibit the hand-sewn meat dress Lady Gaga wore to the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards as part of its recently unveiled Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power exhibit on Thursday, June 16, 2011 beginning at 10 a.m.