Posts tagged "mtv"

Happy National Coming Out Day!

Today is National Coming Out Day, a day to commemorate when the LGBT community celebrates the day they came out publicly, to family and friends and to the world at large.

Katrin Higher | October 11, 2015 - 2:00 pm

MTV’s New Documentary Asks White People About Being White

It’s the brainchild of Jose Antonio Vargas, who is thankfully not white, just FYI.

Megan Reynolds | July 8, 2015 - 3:20 pm

Shocker: “Pimp My Ride” Was Actually Really, Really Fake

You watch reality television, knowing full well that it’s a carefully constructed house of cards, built of lies, Post-its and contestant tears. This is the agreement you make when you…

Megan Reynolds | February 26, 2015 - 6:00 pm

People Are Freaking The Hell Out Over The “Unfriended” Trailer

When I woke up this morning and turned on the Twitter, I immediately noticed that one of the things trending was “Unfriended.”

“HUH.” Says I. Perhaps a lot…

Robyn Pennacchia | January 15, 2015 - 11:30 am

Reality Star Diem Brown, 32, Loses Her Battle With Cancer

Reality star Diem Brown, 32, has died after her decade-long battle with cancer. Famous for appearing on MTV’s “Real World/Road Rules Challenge,” Diem was first diagnosed with ovarian cancer ten…

Katie Oldenburg | November 14, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Laverne Cox Has An MTV Documentary Airing In October

Yaaassss! Laverne Cox has an MTV documentary premiering October 17, titled “Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word.” The documentary will feature profiles of seven transgender people ranging in age from…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 19, 2014 - 5:30 pm

4 Reasons Why “Finding Carter” Is The Best Show You Haven’t Been Watching

In a summer of repeats on television, it’s a relief to stumble across something interesting like MTV’s unconventional, coming-of-age family drama, “Finding Carter.”  The series tells the tale of Carter (Kathryn…

Susan L. Hornik | September 7, 2014 - 11:00 am

Join Us Tonight: The Frisky Is Live-Tweeting The MTV VMAs!

A short poem in honor of tonight’s Video Music Awards:
It ain’t hard to remember last year’s VMAs
So many “oh shit” moments happened up on that

Katie Oldenburg | August 24, 2014 - 11:00 am

MTV Surveyed Millennials On Racism & The Results Are Actually Pretty Optimistic

Millennials have optimistic views about eradicating racial bias, according to a new survey conducted this year. MTV Strategic Insights and David Binder Research sought the views of thousands of young…

Claire Hannum | May 20, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Laverne Cox Teams Up With MTV And Logo To Air Transgender Teen Documentary

“Orange Is The New Black” star and activist Laverne Cox has teamed with Logo and MTV to produce a documentary called “Trans Teen: A Documentary” about transgender teens from…

Jessica Wakeman | May 5, 2014 - 5:30 pm

16 Things I Would Like To Say To Jenelle Evans Of “Teen Mom”

For better or for worse, I’m more than a little obsessed with “Teen Mom 2.” After years of watching the series, I feel like I know (and root for!) these…

Claire Hannum | April 22, 2014 - 3:00 pm

“Teen Mom” Cautionary Tale Amber Portwood Is Out Of Prison

“Teen Mom”‘s Amber Portwood got out of prison today and is now subjected to random drug screening. The mom of four-year-old Leah is currently on parole after 16 months…

Jessica Wakeman | November 4, 2013 - 8:00 pm

The 25 Best Photos From The “TRL” Photobooth

If you spent any time near a television in the late-’90s and early 2000s, then you are familiar with TRL. If this is the case, you are also surely familiar…

Megan Reynolds | August 30, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Watch! Our Picks For Best & Worst Dressed At The 2013 MTV VMAs!

The MTV VMAs have come and gone, but our memories of the terrible outfits and criminally bad hair live on. We sat down with our friends over at Celebuzz and…

Julie Gerstein | August 26, 2013 - 4:08 pm

All The Red Carpet Action From The VMAs

We’re covering all the action at the MTV Video Music Awards tonight, and it all starts with the stars on the red carpet in front of the Barclay’s Center in…

Julie Gerstein | August 25, 2013 - 8:08 pm

The Frisky’s MTV Video Music Awards Drinking Game

Another year, another MTV Video Music Awards show. Oh, the irony. When was, after all, the last time you saw an actual music video played on that channel? Even MTV’s…

Julie Gerstein | August 25, 2013 - 12:00 pm

This Alternate “Hills” Ending Makes Lauren Conrad Look Kind Of Evil

“The Hills” is long gone, but the faux reality memories live on. In this newly released alternate ending, we get a different “choose your own adventure” conclusion. This time, Brody…

Julie Gerstein | August 9, 2013 - 5:00 pm

MTV Orders Up Reality Show About Virgins

There’ve been teen moms. There’ve been “guidos.”  There’ve been rednecks. The next cultural subgroup to get the MTV reality show treatment are a little more, well, innocent: virgins. The hour-long…

Jessica Wakeman | August 7, 2013 - 4:30 pm

MTV Announces Masculinity-Policing New Series Called “Guy Court”

Just in case you weren’t clear why we still need feminism to break down the sexism of culturally-prescribed gender roles: MTV announced yesterday it greenlit a new reality TV show…

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2013 - 4:20 pm

The End Of Brooklyn: Reality Show Producers Casting For A “Real-Life ‘Girls'”

Attempting to wrest their laurels on the “Girls” juggernaut, a bunch of reality TV producers have come up with the hideous/genius idea of casting a “real-life” version of the hit…

Julie Gerstein | January 21, 2013 - 3:00 pm
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