VH1 has now unveiled the cast of Ochocinco: The Ultimate Catch! The dating show follows NFL superstar and former Dancing With The Stars alum Chad Ochocinco as he tries to find love amongst 85 women. Yes 85 women.

However Chad, who was romantically linked with his DWTS partner Cheryl Burke earlier this year, will be eliminating majority of those women to get to his final 17 top choices in the premiere episode of the show, which debuts tonight July 11th at 9/8c on VH1.


There was a minor scandal involving Chad and his choice of women that hit the blogs as filming began on the show last month. A contestant on the show and someone working in production alleged that Chad did not want any African American women on his show, and that he wanted “all the black girls to be “cut”, except for 1.”

Chad allegedly wanted to keep the Latina and brunette White girls because he believed they are “better” for him. The producers had to Chad into keeping two black women as part of his final 17.

Chad did deny the claims, stating that “certain girls” were mad they got sent home and that he’s colorblind. Oddly enough, a look at the 17 finalists show only 3 black women.

Also premiering tonight is the second season of Terell Owen’s reality show – The T.O. Show. VH1 promises season 2 will feature TO leaving Buffalo, rocking a wig, possibly rekindling an old flame, all while embracing fatherhood. Also returning are TO’s two longtime friends, Kita Williams and Monique Jackson, to yell at him help him make better life decisions.The new season premieres tonight at at 10:30/9:30c.

The cast of Ochocinco: The Ultimate Catch is below –

Angela Bennett of Ochocinco The Ultimate CatchAngela


April Wintle of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchApril



Brittany Nielsen of Ochocinco The Ultimate CatchBrittany


Candice Rochford of Ochocinco The Ultimate CatchCandice


Courtney Fisher of Ochocinco The Ultimate CatchCourtney


Crystal Saldivar of Ochocinco The Ultimate CatchCrystal


Emma Casillas of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchEmma


Ericka Kenny of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchEricka


Heather Scoggins of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchHeather


Jasmine Lennear of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchJasmine


Katie Mccutcheon of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchKatie


Laurice Starks of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchLaurice


Lisa Voutsikakis of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchLisa


Melissa of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchMelissa


Rubi Pazmino of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchRubi


Tara Murphy of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchTara


Tiphani Abney of Ochocinco the Ultimate CatchTiphani

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