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Leslie Jones to Host 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards

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Actress and comedian Leslie Jones has been named the host of the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards.  In addition to hosting the star-studded night, Jones is also nominated for best comedic performance for her role in Eddie Murphy’s “Coming 2 America.” Jones brings a plethora of hosting experience to …

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MTV Entertainment Group Announces Launch Of Mental Health Campaign

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To help tackle the nation’s growing mental health crisis, MTV Entertainment Group (MTVEG) has announced its new multi-year initiative, “Mental Health is Health.” The campaign hopes to de-stigmatize mental health through the use of powerful storytelling. To do so, the group will double the number of mental health storylines across …

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Jamie Foxx Lands Deal With ViacomCBS MTV Entertainment Group

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Jamie Foxx has inked a new deal with ViacomCBS MTV Entertainment Group. The “Ray” star and his producing partner Datari Turner will executive produce original films with Blacks and other people of color. The MTV Entertainment Group consists of MTV, Pop TV, Paramount Network, Comedy Central, CMT, Smithsonian Channel, VH1, …

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“MTV Cribs” International, U.S. Reboot Set For 2021 Return

“MTV Cribs” is making a comeback through MTV International in 2021. The original show “Cribs” debuted in 2000 and lasted for 13 seasons. For over five years the show showcased over 180 homes of multiple celebrities including Snoop Dogg, Destiny’s Child, and Mariah Carey. In 2010, the show restarted, then …

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MTV Has Reportedly Offered Tory Lanez A “30-Minute Segment” Amid Quarantine Radio’s Success

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Blogged by @_cierra.jones Quarantine…Quarantine…Quarantine! Rapper Tory Lanez is one of few celebrities to have found success during the COVID-19 pandemic, creating the viral Instagram Live show, Quarantine Radio.⠀⠀ Initially, Lanez explained to USA Today that his live experience consisted of creating music mashups using “old pop songs from the ‘90s, …

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MTV Is Bringing Back “YO! MTV Raps”

MTV is coming back on y’all!! First, ”TRL” and now the network has announced the resurgence of “YO! MTV Raps”.  The show will be reinvented for fans of a new generation to enjoy via a linear and digital series across its platforms.   The show originally debuted on August 6th, …

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Kendrick Leads The Pack In 2017 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

Kendrick Lamar is having the best week after. Shortly after receiving RIAA double platinum certification for his latest album, “Damn,” the Compton rapper has just found out that “Humble” has landed him eight  MTV Video Music Awards nominations this year, including Video of the Year, Best Direction and Artist of …

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