VH1 Screams 'I Love New York!'
The Former 'Flavor of Love' Contestant is Looking for Love During VH1's New
'Celebreality' Series 'I Love New York'
Catch the Full Premiere Episode on VSPOT at VH1.com Beginning Tuesday,
January 2, One Week Before the On-air Premiere
NEW YORK, Dec. 12 -- 7.5 million viewers tuned in to see
"Flavor of Love" runner-up New York get kicked to the curb for the second
time. After being twice jilted by Flavor Flav, New York aka Tiffany Pollard
was given the chance to find her one true love, as a fresh crop of twenty
men are brought together to compete for her heart during VH1's newest
"celebreality" show, "I Love New York" premiering on Monday, January 8 at
Throughout the new series, cameras will follow these men as they try to
win New York over with their physique, dating skills and bank accounts.
These guys are flashy, bold and determined to get their woman -- at any
cost. Coming along for the ride is her outspoken mom, Sister Patterson who
will not be shy about who she likes and who she never wants to see again.
"New York is a beautiful, spirited and sexy woman who deserves a man
who appreciates her -- she is also one of the most outrageous reality
personalities we have ever seen -- this show should be a lot of fun," said
executive producers Mark Cronin & Cris Abrego.
In addition to the VSPOT sneak peek of episode one on January 2, each
episode will be available in its entirety on VSPOT for 48 hours every
Friday following the on-air broadcast. VSPOT and VH1 On Demand are also
airing exclusive "shorts" featuring New York and her mom evaluating
candidates for the show. Catch an early glimpse of some of the men that
will compete for New York's hand and some that won't make the cut. The
shorts are currently available on VSPOT at http://vspot.vh1.com and will be
available on VH1 On Demand across various cable providers' VOD platforms on
VH1's "I Love New York" is executive produced by Mark Cronin, Cris
Abrego and Ben Samek for Mindless Entertainment and 51 Pictures, who also
produce "Celebrity Paranormal Project" and the highly rated "My Fair Brady"
series as well as the record-breaking "Flavor of Love." Jeff Olde, Jill
Holmes, Kristen Kelly and Michael Hirschorn oversee the series for VH1.
VH1 connects viewers to the music, artists and pop culture that matter
to them most with series, specials, live events, exclusive online content
and public affairs initiatives. VH1 is available in nearly 88 million
households in the U.S. VH1 also has an array of digital services including
VH1 Classic and VH1 Soul. Connect with VH1 at http://www.VH1.com.
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51 Minds Entertainment is a dynamic reality television production
company established by Executive Producer Cris Abrego of 51 Pictures and
Executive Producer Mark Cronin of Mindless Entertainment. Mark and Cris
came together to create the pop culture hit "The Surreal Life," which has
wrapped its sixth season. Because of the success of this show and their
previous track records, VH1 offered them an unprecedented output deal for
creating original programming for the channel. Fueled by the success of the
shows provided by 51 Minds, VH1 created "Celebreality" -- a themed night
which consists of celeb-based reality programs. The "Celebreality" 51
Minds' programming launched VH1 into their highest ratings ever.