Archives for September 2011

Interview: Leroy Garrett from MTV’s ‘Real World: Vegas’ and ‘The Challenge: Rivals’

Now, with some pocket change from a 2-season run of MTV reality TV, I checked in on Leroy to see how he’s enjoying his new found fame. His garbage man days are in the past, but even he’ll admit that he could and would return to it if he had to. He’s made his California dreaming a reality and pitched his tent in LA, and not because he thinks he’s suddenly an actor/model or even trying to land more reality TV…Plus, he’s going hard on promoting fitness

Frankie Lons mother of Keyshia Cole releases single with a dance called ‘TheFrankie Leg’

We got to know Frankie Lons when watching the BET reality show “Keyshia Cole: The Way it Is,” then on the spin-off reality series “Frankie and Neffe,” and then battling sobriety on season 4 of VH1’s “Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew”…has released her own single “The Frankie Leg.”

VH1’s ‘Pop Up Video’ makes a comeback after nearly 10 years on Oct 3, 2011

Make a lunch date with your TV (or set your DVRs) because VH1’s “Pop Up Video” is bizzack!!! The series filled with “info nuggets” in old school cartoon clip art and set to the bubble sound that’s as addictive as popping bubble wrap (mmm! bubble wrap!) returns Monday, October 3, 2011 at 12pm ET/11am Central. VH1 is set to air 60, 30-minute episodes so we should pretty savvy on our music lore by the end.

VH1 names the Top 100 songs of the ’00s, to begin airing Monday, Oct 3

The network king of countdowns, VH1 has just released their “100 Greatest Songs of the ’00s.” The list (see below) will be aired in a 5-episode, 1-hour long series beginning Monday, October 3, 2011 at 10/9c and hosted by Fall Out Boy’s cutey Pete Wentz.

Review: ‘Hart of Dixie’ starring Rachel Bilson premieres tonight Sep 26 on The CW

I previewed “Hart of Dixie” last week, and it premieres tonight, Monday, September 26, 2011, at 9/8C on The CW…I’m holding onto hope that Rachel Bilson who plays the lead character of Zoe evolves from some twenty-something, spoiled, assuming aspiring doctor to something much more rounded as the season progresses.