Tag Archives: reality television

  • Two Women, One Empire: Owners of Powerhouse Productions Discuss Their Impact on Televsion

    Jun 18, 14 by Cory Alexander Haywood 3 Comments


    *There’s a shortage of black ownership throughout the entertainment industry. It’s still a challenge for people of color to gain equal footing with their white counterparts in film, television and production. Nevertheless, despite the odds, two African American women are making their mark in Hollywood in a very big way. Powerhouse Productions was launched in […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Four Issues – Part II

    Mar 4, 14 by Trevor Brookins 1 Comment


    *Last week I covered the main political and economic issues that I believe are stumbling blocks to this country’s continued progression. Here are the social and cultural issues. Cultural – The cultural phenomenon that is most distasteful is the proliferation of reality television archetypes. It seems like in the quest for viewers television producers are […]

  • SWV to Share their Lives on Camera for WEtv Reality Series

    Oct 19, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *SWV is officially coming to WEtv with their brand new reality series. According to AlwaysAList, the three ladies who brought us  “Weak,” “I’m So Into You,” and “Rain,” have reunited this time on camera. The show will give fans a glimpse at the personal lives of Cheryl “Coko” Clemons, Leanne “LeLee” Lyons, and Tamara “Taj” […]

  • Howard Wants Bravo’s Reality Show ‘Married to Medicine’ Off the Air

    Aug 14, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 12 Comments


    *Bravo is on fire with its string of reality shows, including the hit series, “Married to Medicine,” whose first season is in the books. And although it’s been a popular one, a group of Howard University medical students don’t want a season 2; they want it to stay off the air and even started a petition. […]

  • Usher, Cee Lo’s Exes Inching Closer to Reality Show

    Aug 2, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood Leave a comment


    *It looks like we’re in for another snoozer. Or maybe not The ex-wives of music supernovas Usher Raymond and CeeLo Green are reportedly in talks with VH1 to star in a brand spanking new reality series. The show will be similar to the cable station’s current “Hollywood Exes” but based in Atlanta, according to Radar […]

  • Ask Tamara: Reality TV is Ruining my Daughter!

    Jun 20, 13 by tallen Leave a comment


    *Dear Tamara: Reality television is ruining my daughter! My 13-year-old daughter is addicted to reality TV. Every time I turn around she is watching Teen Mom, the Housewives, Love and Hip Hop and The Braxtons. Even when I cut her off on the television, she sneaks and watches them on her phone on Netflix. She […]