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VH1 Pulls the Plug on ‘Ev and Ocho’

Ev and Ocho

VH1 is pulling reality series “Ev and Ocho” from its schedule. Shocker!

The reality series starring NFL player Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson and his wife Evelyn Lozada was expected to follow the married couple as they make their wedding preparations and highlight their big day.

However, VH1 has reconsidered plans to air the series following allegations of domestic violence. The network said in a statement, “Due to the unfortunate events over the weekend and the seriousness of the allegations, VH1 is pulling the series “Ev and Ocho” from its schedule and has no current plans of airing it.”

Chad was arrested Saturday in a domestic violence dispute, after allegedly head-butting Evelyn during an argument. Following the arrest, Chad was dropped from the Miami Dolphins.

The reality series was schedule to premiere Sept. 3 on VH1.

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MTV Renews ‘Snooki and JWoww’

MTV, BET and VH1 took the stage today at the TCA summer press tour. Many reality and non-reality shows renewals and premiere dates were announced at the press tour.

David Janollari, Head of MTV Programming revealed “Jersey Shore”‘s spin-off “Snooki and JWoww” and “Money from Strangers” have been renewed for a second season. “Jersey Shore” sixth season will air Thursday, October 4 at 10 p.m. ET.

Other highlights of the press tour are:

MTV’s original series “The Inbetweeners” is set to debut on Monday, August 20 at 10:30 p.m. ET.

New series “Underemployed” will debut on Tuesday, October 16 at 10 p.m. ET.In addition, documentary-series “Catfish: The TV Show” will premiere on Monday, November 12 at 10 p.m. ET.

BET’s late-night series “Don’t Sleep” with T.J. Holmes will launch Monday, Oct. 11 p.m. ET.

“Ev And Ocho,” the “Basketball Wives” spin-off will follow Evelyn and her fiance, Chad as they prepare to tie the knot. The show premieres on Labor Day, September 3 at 9:30 p.m. ET on Vh1.

“T.I. And Tiny: The Family Hustle” season two will also premiere on Labor Day at 9 p.m. ET.

“Basketball Wives L.A.” also a “Basketball Wives” spin-off will return on Monday September 10 at 8 p.m. ET.

“Best Week Ever” will return to TV after a three-year hiatus. The “refreshed and slightly tweaked” series will begin in January 2013.

Weekly TV News: ‘Luck,’ CBS, & Showtime.

Hi guys!! A lot occurred in our TV world this week. I’ve got some sad news to share and some great news. First the sad news:

HBO cancels “Luck” after the third Horse died, last Wednesday during production. Although, the series was renewed for a second season a few days after the series premiered in January.

Rosie O’Donnell’s “The Rosie Show,” 7 p.m. talk show on OWN has been canceled after just five months on air.

Discovery’s “Man vs. Wild” has also been cancelled.

Are you sad to see these shows cancelled?

It is never too early to start planning your fall line-up. Showtime announced Monday, that “Homeland” and “Dexter” will return Sun, Sept 30. The seventh season of “Dexter” premieres at 9/8c, while “Homeland” second season premieres an hour later at 10/9c. Also announced this week, Season 8 of “Weeds” and Season 2 of “Episodes” kick off Sunday, July 1, at 10 p.m. EST.

VH1 to air a two-hour Wedding special for “Basketball Wives” Evelyn Lozada and Chad Ochocinco. The engaged couple will star in a spin-off show called,”Ev and Ocho.” The show includes eight, 30-minutes episodes on VH1. “Ev and Ocho” will document the days leading up to the big finale, the Wedding. Did you see this coming?

The award-winning  Gospel singers, Mary Mary’s reality series is set to premiere March 29 at 9c on WE tv. The series “Mary Mary” will show the challenges the sisters face as they balance their roles as wives, mothers, and singers. “Mary Mary” premieres in a special time-slot on Thursday, Mar. 29 at 10|9c. The reality show will then air in its regular time-slot Thursdays at 9|8c beginning April 5, with ten, hour-long episodes. Click here for the sneak peek.

E! picked up Dina Eastwood reality series, “Mrs. Eastwood and Company”. The reality show will follow the life and career of Dina, Clint Eastwood’s wife and his two teenage daughters, Francesca and Morgan. “Mrs. Eastwood and Company” reality series kicks off on Sun. May 20.

Will you watch these reality shows?

A couple of reality series are premiering this week. “La La’s Full Court Life” starts Mon, March 19 at 9 p.m. EST on VH1, while “Styled by June” kicks off at 9:30 p.m. EST on VH1. Click Here  for “La La’s Full Court” trailer.

Some early renewals were announced this week, NBC renewed its freshman series, “Grimm.” While CBS renewed eighteen shows on its schedule. The shows include: “The Good Wife,” “Blue Bloods,” “Hawaii Five-0,” “Mike & Molly,” “NCIS,” “CSI,” “NCIS: LA,” “Criminal Minds,” “Survivor,” “48 Hours,” “60 Minutes,” “2 Broke Girls,” “The Amazing Race,” “Undercover Boss,” “The Mentalist,” “Person of Interest,” “How I Met Your Mother” and “The Big Bang Theory.”

Are you happy about this news?

Weekly TV News: “Friday Night Lights,” “Khloe and Lamar,” and “Basketball Wives.”

Hi there! It is Atawewe again with your weekly TV news. I’ve got a lot of good news for you, TV gleeks! Let’s start with some fantastic news.

“Friday Night Lights” is not over until it hits the big screen. The famous NBC drama revolved around a high school football team is coming to a theater near you soon. The script has been written, all that is left is to get the original cast on board, and filming will begin. On to more exciting news, Syfy’s “Lost Girl” season two will air immediately after season one is concluded. Season two will premiere a week after season one finale, on April 16, and it will consists of 22 episodes, ten episodes more than season one.

Do you want to learn more about your favorite celebrities – T-Pain, Akon, Nas, Brandy, Pitbull, and Game. “Behind The Music” returns Thursday, March 15 at 9 p.m. ET on VH1.

Now our guilty pleasures!

The Premieres:

Our favorite “Basketball Wives” – fiancé , ex-wives, baby mamas’, and ex-girlfriends – are back for a fourth season! It seems Meeka Claxton is no longer on the show, but there are few new cast members this season. Kenya Bell, Charlie Bell’s soon-to-be ex-wife, and Kesha Nichols, Richard Jefferson’s ex-fiancé. There also seems to be a lot of hostility between Evelyn and Jennifer, all i have to say is, what happened to the circle? Well we will find out this Monday, until then I will leave you with the preview, take a peek.

“Basketball Wives” premieres on Feb. 20 at 8 p.m. ET on VH1.

Also premiering this week are “Khloe and Lamar,” and “Ice Loves Coco.” Season two of “Khloe and Lamar” follows the married couple as they move and begin their journey in Dallas, Tx. On this season of “Ice loves Coco,” it seems Coco got the baby blues. It is all about love on Sundays on E! These reality shows return this Sunday, Feb. 19, on E! “Khloe and Lamar” premiere at 9 pm CST, while “Ice and Coco” premieres immediately at 9:30 pm CST.

For more reality series premiering this week click here. Now enough with the premiers, I know I said I’ve got only exciting news this week, well I’ve also got some sad news. “Criminal Minds:” Paget Brewster will not be returning next season on the CBS hit drama. After six years portraying her character Emily Prentiss, Brewster tweeted “it is time for something new.”

And that is it for this week’s weekly news, until next week folks. Are you interested or excited about these news? Let’s us know, leave a comment below!