ATLANTA TAKES OVER TUESDAYS AS BRAVO MEDIA PREMIERES "THE NEW ATLANTA" IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING "I DREAM OF NENE: THE WEDDING" ON SEPTEMBER 17
NEW YORK - July 17, 2013 - The heart of the Old South has a new set of faces taking the city by storm in Bravo Media's docu-series, "The New Atlanta," debuting Tuesday, September 17 at 10pm ET/PT immediately following the premiere of "I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding" at 9pm ET/PT. "The New Atlanta" follows the next generation of the city's trailblazing young professionals who are hungry to achieve their dreams and find love as they struggle to resolve heartbreaks from the past. Aggressive in both their professional and personal lives, each hopes to make their mark in the cutthroat industries of fashion, music, event planning and business while taking advantage of Atlanta's hot social scene. Coming from a variety of backgrounds and bringing their own distinct perspectives, this new circle of the city's rising elite includes: Alexandra Dilworth, Emily Lipman, Africa Miranda, Tribble Reese and Jevon "Vawn" Sims. Their work-hard, play-hard attitudes give them each an edge over their peers, but their journeys are not without a few bumps, hurdles and heartache along the way. For a sneak peek, visit: http://www.bravotv.com/the-new-atlanta/season-1/videos/get-a-sneak-peek-of-the-new-atlanta.
Alexandra Dilworth - A recent college grad, Alexandra is seen and heard in Atlanta's hot Electronic Dance Music scene. She is a self-proclaimed "daddy's girl" on the look-out for a husband who will be able to accommodate her current luxurious lifestyle.
Emily Lipman - Emily has the looks of the girl next door, but is a force to be reckoned with on her hunt for love. A successful boutique owner, she has quickly emerged as a new leader in Atlanta's growing fashion industry.
Africa Miranda - A triple threat - actress, singer and model - Africa Miranda is turning heads in Atlanta. Co-creator of the live concept show "The Lipstick Junkies" and the face of several international hair campaigns, her sultry voice and lovely locks have put her front and center in Atlanta's entertainment industry.
Tribble Reese - A partner in an event promotion company, Tribble always has the scoop on the hottest parties in town. An up-and-comer in Atlanta's entertainment industry, this former arena football quarterback knows what it takes to score on the field but is also looking for a touchdown in love.
Jevon "Vawn" Sims - Vawn is known in Atlanta's bustling music industry as the "Go-to-Guy" for artist development and discovering new raw talent. Now writing a book promoting his theories on love and romance, this "bad boy" with "good boy" qualities talks about relationships like never before. His tell-it-like-it-is attitude is one that you will either love or hate.
"The New Atlanta" is produced by Eastern and Monami Entertainment with Toby Barraud, Stefan Springman and Mona Scott-Young serving as Executive Producers and Angela Rae Berg, Jim Fraenkel and Michael Selditch serving as Co-Executive Producers.
About "I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding"
"I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding" proves that the second time around is a charm as the new docu-series features the nuptials of former spouses NeNe and Gregg Leakes. Fans have gotten up close and personal with the couple during "The Real Housewives of Atlanta," watching their happy marriage, devastating divorce and romantic reconnection. The stars align as the Leakes are ready to tie the knot once again in an extravagant wedding fit for a larger-than-life personality like NeNe.
Each episode follows NeNe as she plans the wedding of a lifetime and puts her team of experts to the test in executing her dream vision. Alongside NeNe is her bridal party, including Cynthia Bailey and Marlo Hampton, who bring a fair share of drama and fabulousness to the classy affair.
"I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding" is produced by True Entertainment and NeNe Leakes Productions for Bravo. Steven Weinstock, Glenda Hersh, Lauren Eskelin, Carlos King, Megan Sanchez-Warner and NeNe Leakes serve as Executive Producers.
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