Above: Real Housewives of Orange County star Meghan King Edmonds shared this behind the scenes picture of herself and her new puppy Girly Girl, joking, “Does this make me a stage mom?? Is Girly Girl destined for Toddlers and Tiaras?? #fourmonths #sixpounds #goldendoodle #rhoc”
Against the wishes of her family, Whitney Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, is reportedly moments away from signing a reality show deal.
As of now, it’s just a verbal agreement, but it’s expected that Bobbi will sign on for a new reality show that will follow her life as she adjusts to the loss of her mom and will focus on her controversial relationship with “brother” Nick Gordon. And her family is not happy about it.
Bobbi Kristina’s relatives worry that it may turn into another train wreck like Whitney’s hot-mess-of-a-show back in 2005, “Being Bobby Brown”. Bobbi is reportedly going through her own battle with drugs and alcohol and her family is worried about exposing that for the world to see.
A source tells Radar Online: “This show is being done against her family’s advice.” But she’s determined to show the world that she’s not going to fall victim to the same lifestyle as her mom.
A source said that during a meeting she told the network execs: “‘I will show the world I am NOT my mother and will NOT walk in her shoes down her path,’ then seconds later would mutter, ‘My mother was just normal, completely normal, someone who did normal things. She just listened to all the wrong people–and did the wrong things.'”
Bobbi is reportedly telling friends that she wants to do the show to see something positive come out of the tragic loss of her mom. “Something good might as well come out of all this bad stuff.”
I’m curious to see which network is going to take this on. If she truly is struggling with an addiction, it could be a disaster. People will tune in out of morbid curiosity, of course, but will they stay tuning in if she’s a mess?
TELL US – ARE YOU CURIOUS TO SEE MORE ABOUT BOBBI KRISTINA’S LIFE BEHIND-THE-SCENES? WOULD YOU WATCH A REALITY SHOW FOCUSED ON HER? WHAT DO YOU THINK THEY SHOULD CALL IT?
The surprise however comes in the form of Cynthia Bailey, a model who has also been cast. This brings the total number of Atlanta Housewives to a large seven. The five returning housewives brought us so much drama last year, one can only imagine what the addition of two new women will bring.
As for what is known about the ladies, Phaedra is a high power celebrity attorney that has represented celebrities such as Jermaine Dupri and Bobby Brown. She recently got married to Apollo Nida, and according to various reports, her husband has a rather impressive criminal background, and reportedly did a couple of years in prison.
As for Cynthia, she has a daughter with actor Leon Robinson aka Leon, and apparently has a lot of celebrity friends. She is reportedly best friends with actors Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker.
This is a smart move on Bravo’s part as there had been rumors the five returning Atlanta housewives were all getting along, so these two new additions to the cast should shake things up a bit. After all, we would not want to watch an entire season about the women being nice to each other right? Anyone remember the infamous boring season 2 reunion?
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VH1 is set to premier the 7th season of Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp” on Monday, February 8 at 9:00 PM.
The all new cast includes legendary R&B bad boy Bobby Brown, Jay McCarroll (winner of “Project Runway,” Season 1), KayCee Stroh (“High School Musical”), dancer and choreographer Kevin Federline, former “Baywatch” babe Nicole Eggert, Sebastian Bach (Former lead singer of Skid Row), actress Shar Jackson (“Moesha”), and infamous “Bad Girl” Tanisha Thomas (“Bad Girls Club”, Season 2).
This season, the cast will be broken into two teams, competing for $200,000 in cash and prizes and the individual celeb who drops the most weight will win $50,000 in prizes.
Returning this season is CFC veteran and U.S. Marine Corps Drill Instructor Harvey Walden IV (RET). Also leading the cast through their journey is nutrition and diet expert, Dr. Ian Smith, who will change the way the celebs looks at food and their eating habits. New to this season is life coach Rhonda Britten. Rhonda will spend one on one time with the celebs and help mentor them through the journey of shedding excess weight.
More on the Press Release below –
PASADENA, CA- January 15, 2010 As America embarks on a New Year full of resolutions to lose weight and make tough life changes, VH1 celebrates the new decade with a fresh season of “Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp.” This season boasts a cast full of pop culture personalities ready to bare their bodies and souls as they dig in for the most grueling fitness program on television designed to help them drop not only their flab, but also their emotional baggage. At the end of eight weeks, they will be lean, mean Fit Club machines ready to face the world and show off their new hard bodies. “Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp” premieres on VH1 Monday, February 8 at 9:00 PM*.
Eight weeks of mud, sweat and tears promise to deliver the most exciting and emotional season of Celebrity Fit Club yet. The challenges will be brutal, but in the end, the results will be amazing. Catch the 90-minute premiere of “Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp” on VH1 Monday, February 8 at 9:00 PM*.
VH1 has confirmed Kevin Federline –ex husband of Britney Spears — will reunite with his baby mama, Shar Jackson on Celebrity Fit Club 7. Celebrity Fit Club is a series which follows eight overweight “celebrities” as they try to lose weight.
Other cast members include the King of R&B Bobby Brown, former Baywatch babe Nicole Eggert, ex-Skid Rowfrontman Sebastian Bach, High School Musical’s Kaycee Stroh, Project Runway Season 1 winner Jay McCarroll and Bad Girls Club alum Tanisha Thomas.
Both Dr. Ian Smith and Harvey Walden will return to the panel with a new life coach: Rhonda Britten. The show will premier February 14, 2010, on VH1. Just in time to make you feel guilty for all the Valentine’s Day chocolates you just ate.