(NEW YORK) – March 28, 2013 – Last night, VH1, Monami Entertainment and Myx Fusions hosted a premiere party for the upcoming reality series “The Gossip Game.” The who’s who of NY urban media packed XL Nightclub in Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen to catch a preview of the first episode and to congratulate their fellow colleagues and cast members Kim Osorio, Angela Yee, K. Foxx, JasFly, Sharon Carpenter, Ms. Drama and Vivian Billings. Executive producer Mona Scott-Young moderated the post-screening Q&A, while guests sipped Myx Fusions and Malibu Red. Additional attendees included Bun B, Dwight Freeney (NFL), Ebro Darden (Hot 97), Thea Mitchem (Power 105), Charlamagne tha God (Power 105), Peter Rosenberg (Hot 97), Mike Kyser (Atlantic Records), Tone Boots (District Media), Jay Griffin (District Media), Shelly Tatro (VH1), Nancy Ratner (VH1), Warren Cohen (VH1), Caralene Robinson (VH1), Yandy Smith, Jennifer Williams and more. “The Gossip Game” premieres Monday, April 1 at 9pm ET/PT on VH1. See more picks click “Next” above or below.
Ebro Darden, Dwight Freeney and Mike Kyser (click “Next)
Charlamagne Tha God (click “Next”)
Peter Rosenberg and K. Foxx (click “Next”)
Shawn Young and Mona Scott-Young(click next)
Michael Feeney (Daily News) fires off a question.
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Tone Boots & Mona Scott-Young Sharon Carpenter
Yandy Smith JasFly
This show actually looks very interesting. Great concept.
VH1’s new series “The Gossip Game,” premiering Monday, April 1st at 9:00 PM ET/PT, draws viewers into the lives of seven media personalities covering the fast-paced, competitive urban entertainment beat in New York City. Every day, these ambitious women navigate the ever-shifting landscape of the media industry, where they strive to preserve their place in the ‘pecking order’ while chasing the latest exclusive scoop. These rivals, who often find themselves at the epicenter of celebrity controversy, forge an uneasy alliance of friendly foes as they compete to hit their professional marks by being the first to break the latest news and divulge the intimate details of the enviable lives of hip hop music’s movers and shakers.
The cast members of “The Gossip Game” are: Angela Yee, co-host of the top rated “Breakfast Club” show on Power 105.1; K. Foxx, co-host of “The Cipha Sounds & Rosenberg Show with K. Foxx” on Hot 97 FM; Kim Osorio, Editor-In-Chief of The Source magazine; Sharon Carpenter, reporter on Russell Simmons’ Global Grind website; Jas Fly, freelance writer, whose pop culture column appears on Vibe.com twice a week; Ms. Drama, an outspoken media personality and host of the entertainment news and gossip blog, MsDramaTV, and NYC Gossip Girl (Vivian Billings), whose HipHopGossipSite.com blog provides a taste of what the streets are saying along with exclusive dish on hip hop music celebrities.
“The Gossip Game” is executive produced by Brian Flanagan, Matthew Ostrom, Laura Palumbo Johnson and Sean Lee for Magilla Entertainment, with Tom Ciaccio serving as co-executive producer. Also executive producing are Tone Boots and Jay Griffin for District Media and Mona Scott-Young for Monami Entertainment. Executive Producers for VH1 are Brad Abramson, Warren Cohen, Shelly Tatro and Jeff Olde. Vivian Gomez is coordinating producer for VH1.