MONDAY, JANUARY 1
"GIRLFRIENDS" - (9:00-9:30 p.m. ET)
"Hustle & Dough" (TV-PG, L) (HDTV)
CHASING THE DREAM - In trying to seriously pursue her music career, Lynn (Persia White) informs the girls that she is performing at a local club during "open mic" night. While waiting at the club, Lynn meets a record executive who offers to help her with her career, but she turns him down when she realizes he wants sex in return. While waiting for her chance to perform, Lynn falls asleep and misses her turn on stage. Lynn decides to take the executive up on his offer, but is embarrassed the next day when he ignores her. Meanwhile Joan (Tracee Ellis Ross) and William (Reggie White) discover a large amount of money is missing from the J-Spot. Golden Brooks also stars. Mary Lou Belli directed the episode written by Vincent Brown (40338-141).