New Edition is coming to a television near you and it’s way sooner than you think!
It was just a few months ago that an up and coming writer/director sent out a sizzle reel hoping to get New Edition’s story on the big screen (click HERE if you missed that), it seems that the group may already had plans in the works to air their story.
The iconic music group has secured a deal with BET and New Edition members Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Ronnie DeVoe, Johnny Gill and Ralph Tresvant have all signed on as co-producers for the film that is being developed into a three-night miniseries premiering on the cable network in 2016.
[Sidebar: I wonder why they excluded Bobby…. 😯 ]
Read more details in the press release below… Continue Reading…
Producer Stevie J
and his ‘lady’ love Joseline Hernandez
of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta
laugh at all those recent pregnancy rumors as they attended ATL Live on The Park in support of legendary singer Johnny Gill
last night (October 14, 2014).
[FLASHBACK: Fan Mail: The Truth About Joseline Hernandez… ]
It’s common knowledge that men can’t get pregnant…. but I digress. 😯
The monthly music showcase was held this in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month this month and featured performances by L. Young, Timothy Bloom, Devon Stephon and headliner Johnny Gill of New Edition and Head of State.
[PHOTOS: ATL Live on The Park Honors Hip-Hop Pioneers: Dungeon Family, DJ Toomp & More… ]
Special guests Stevie J & Joseline were there to present Gil with a special plaque in honor of his contributions to the music industry.
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Former R&B star Johnny Gill is back in the rumor mill this week and for the first time in modern-day history its not for being Eddie Murphy’ secret lover.
[FLASHBACK: Johnny Gil Addresses Those ‘Pesky’ Gay Rumors… ]
Gil hit the tweets yesterday to reveal that he’s hella upset about this latest rumor, stating…
In case you’re wondering what Gill’s twitter rant is all about, he’s apparently upset with media outlets who claim that he was ‘beat up’ by a drunk white man at a Beverly Hills hotel bar.
While the story isn’t that far fetched… Gill claims that it’s totally out of context.
Details + Johnny’s full explanation of the incident below… Continue Reading…
Bobby Brown and his New Edition brethren hit up DJ Cassidy’s 30th birthday bash in NYC last week (July 6, 2011).
The event was sponsored by Hennessy Black and while Johnny Gill may have admitted backstage during the 2011 Essence Festival he’s been praying over Bobby’s soul, it’s quite apparent that the “KING of R&B” isn’t ready to graduate from his 12 step program.
Exhibit A (Bobby’s still snatching wigs)….
Bobby Brown caused a ruckus at DJ Cassidy’s 30th birthday party on the USS Intrepid by pulling a waitress’s hair when she walked away from him as they were talking.
R&B bad-boy Brown got into a tangle with the catering staffer before he performed with his ’80s band New Edition at Cassidy’s celebrity-packed birthday bash onboard the aircraft carrier Wednesday night.
But wait… there’s more! Continue Reading…