Posts tagged "mtv"

MTV’s Newest Reality Show? “I Used To Be Fat”

Drunk off the success of “16 & Pregnant” and “Jersey Shore,” MTV is adding another reality TV show to its line-up: “I Used To Be Fat.” The show follows overweight…

Jessica Wakeman | October 29, 2010 - 5:45 pm

Quickies: A “Teen Mom” Makes How Much?! Plus, Could 2 “Avatar” Sequels Be In The Works?

Find out how much the stars of “Teen Mom” get paid by MTV, then create a time machine so you can go back to 1996, get knocked up, and rake…

The Frisky | October 28, 2010 - 9:00 pm

RIP, “The City”

The Hills” got a hugely-hyped series finale episode, complete with a trick ending. It’s cousin show, “The City,” however has gone out with a whimper. The season two finale showed…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 27, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Your First Look At MTV’s “Skins”

It’s the latest case of U.K. television poaching. “Skins” is a British series that’s reached cult status for taking amateur teenage actors and throwing them into controversial plot…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 22, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Catfight: Jezebel Creates A College Fund For “16 & Pregnant”‘s Tyler And Catelynn — Rad Or Wrong?

When I read that our blogger friends at started a PayPal account for a “college fund” to help Catelynn and Tyler, the teens who gave their daughter up for…

Jessica Wakeman | October 22, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Eva Longoria Can Rap

VMAs, shmeeMAs. The EMAs, the MTV European Music Awards, are where it’s at. Eva Longoria is hosting, and I’m kind of digging her busting out her rap skills in…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 18, 2010 - 5:20 pm

An Open Letter To The Tabloids About “Teen Mom”

Dear Us Weekly, Life & Style, OK!, People and the rest of the tabloid mags out there:

We love that we can solidly rely on you for coverage of…

Julie Gerstein | October 6, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Justin Bieber To Host Reboot Of “Punk’d”

No, you are not on “Candid Camera.” But it appears that MTV’s “Punk’d” is in fact coming back. Sources say the “classic” series is getting a reboot. And while Ashton

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 5, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Fall TV Guide: We Want To Live In The “World Of Jenks”

When I first heard that a show was premiering on MTV called “World of Jenks,” I assumed that it would A) be about a group of guys who like…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 13, 2010 - 3:10 pm

The MTV VMAs: The Night Of The Duet

Last night was the biggest night of the year for MTV—the 2010 Video Music Awards. And rather than bombard us with girl-on-girl kisses or butts in faces, MTV decided to…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 13, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Join Our Liveblog Of The 2010 MTV Video Music Awards On Sunday Night!

Imma let you finish reading other posts, but I just wanted to say the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards show is this Sunday. Join The Frisky for a…

Jessica Wakeman | September 12, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Long Live “Daria”: Tracy Grandstaff, The Voice Behind Our ’90’s Misfit Teen Idol, Speaks

Sucky people have not actually sucked on MTV for over a decade now, but there was a time when the channel didn’t send us diving underneath the bathroom…

Jessica Wakeman | September 8, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Lauryn Hill Is Really Vague About New Album And Today’s Artists

MTV Shows

Lauryn Hill sat down with MTV after performing during last weekend’s Rock the Bells concert in NYC. L-Boogie says she’s “getting closer” to releasing a new album.

Annika Harris | September 1, 2010 - 5:10 pm

10 Reasons We’re Thrilled That Chelsea Handler Is Hosting The VMAs

Last night, the amazing Chelsea Handler announced that she will be hosting this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, coming at you live from Los Angeles on September 12th. Why is…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 19, 2010 - 1:30 pm

What Ever Happened To That English Chick On “The City”?

Hey “City” fans. Remember Louise Roe, Olivia Palermo’s Elle rival? (Seriously, that girl has one too many nemeses.) We know that “The City” was so scripted, but we were nevertheless…

Leonora Epstein | August 11, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Lady Gaga And Eminem Top The VMA Nominations Tally

Yesterday, MTV announced the nominees for the 2010 Video Music Awards. And good thing Lady Gaga didn’t let anyone steal her creativity out of her vagina, because her over-the-top videos…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 4, 2010 - 2:40 pm

“Jersey Shore” Season Two Trailer: Miami, Catfights Galore And Vinny Gets Some!

Why do I keep watching this show about these terrible people? The “Jersey Shore” gang is back and this time, it’s in Miami! Ronnie is still a juiced up…

Jessica Wakeman | June 30, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Rumor Alert: Has MTV Canceled “The City”?

Oh noes, Whitney Port and Olivia Palermo might have lost their fake jobs! is reporting that MTV is canceling “The City” after this season. Rumor has it, MTV is…

Jessica Wakeman | June 28, 2010 - 4:50 pm

“Downtown Girls” Premiere Recap: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Your Exes

MTV’s newest reality show “Downtown Girls” debuted last night and finally we got to see for ourselves whether writer Shallon Lester and her pals are more or…

Jessica Wakeman | June 2, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Frisky Q&A: Shallon Lester, Star Of MTV’s “Downtown Girls”

I was not prepared to like Shallon Lester, the star of MTV’s newest reality show, “Downtown Girls.” I mean, she’s on an MTV reality show, right?! These are the people…

Jessica Wakeman | May 25, 2010 - 1:00 pm