The highly anticipated docu-drama ‘CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story’ aired last night and while most ‘made-for-TV’ biopics are so fictionalized that the final product bears no truth whatsoever, VH1′s effort flawlessly maintained TLC’s version of their history.
[PHOTOS: T-Boz & Chilli Celebrate ‘CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story’ NYC Premiere w/Family & Friends… ]
The film, which follows the lives of supergroup, stars Keke Palmer as Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, Lil Mama as the late Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, and Drew Sidora as Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins.
During the two-and-a-half-hour show, we witnessed TLC’s history unfold, and while the truth is always more interesting than fiction, there were still life lessons revealed.
[READ: In The Tweets: Pebbles Feels ‘Some Kinda Way’ About TLC Docu-Drama… ]
For younger viewers unfamiliar with TLC’s history, the film served as an introduction to arguably the biggest girl group in music history, but for long-time fans of the former trio, it was a heartbreaking story of how the music industry can chew you up and spit you out if you don’t know your worth.
Recap + watch full ‘CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story’ below… Continue Reading…
Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas and Tionne “T-Boz’ Watkins, the original remaining members of TLC, hit the red carpet for the premiere party for VH1’s original movie, ‘CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story’ October 15, 2013.
[PHOTOS: 1st Look – VH1’s CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story (Official Cast Pics)]
The ladies joined the cast of the highly anticipated movie, which documents the popular 90’s girl group’s triumphs and struggles in the music industry.
[READ: In the Tweets: Pebbles Feels ‘Some Kinda Way’ About TLC Documentary… ]
The premiere celebration was held at Loews Lincoln Square Theater in NYC and lots of celebrity guests came out in support of the ladies.
Notables attendees include: Kandi Burruss of The Real Housewives of Atlanta and her fiance Todd Tucker, legendary songstress Diana Ross and her son, actor Evan Ross, Chilli’s baby daddy Dallas Austin and her rumored new boo Ne-Yo, Missy Elliott, Mona Scott Young, comedian Cedric the Entertainer and more.
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Tionne ‘T-Boz’ Watkins and Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas aka ‘TLC’ are making the promo rounds in anticipation of the upcoming release of their VH1 biopic, CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story.
[READ: 1st Look – VH1’s CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story (Official Cast Photos)]
The two recently did an interview that didn’t sit to well with Perri ‘Pebbles’ Reid, who happens to be the visionary behind the mega girl group.
[FLASHBACK: TLC, Kriss Kross & Marky Mark on Oprah (PHOTOS + VIDEO)]
T-Boz and Chilli reportedly shared some troubling details about their dealings with Pebble’s in an interview with Power 105′s ‘The Breakfast Club’ and after Pebbles got wind of it, all hell broke loose online!
More details + the TLC interview that started the rant below… Continue Reading…
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Tionne ‘T-Boz’ Watkins and Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas (aka TLC) 90’s Soul sisters and ATLiens themselves brought back 90’s nostalgia last night in Brooklyn at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards (click HERE if you missed the show).
[READ: 1st Look! Meet the Cast of VH1’s ‘CrazySexyCool’ TLC Biopic (PHOTOS)]
Though both have taken an admitted step back from the spotlight, they’re very much as thick as thieves and, word on the curb is that they’re planning a new album to go along with their TLC Biopic, which is scheduled to air on VH1 October 2013.
[FLASHBACK: Lil Mama Performs Onstage as Left-Eye + WATCH TLC’s ‘CrazySexyCool’ Biopic Trailer… (VIDEO)]
The duo appeared at the VMAs last night but not to perform at the awards show they once dominated, but to introduce to introduce Drake. But contrary to popular belief, Chilli and T-Boz on the stage made perfect sense seeing that Drake is a huge supporter.
[Sidebar: Drizzy released “I Get Lonely Too,” the first offering from his R&B mixtape It’s Never Enough, on which he pays homage to TLC’s 1999 track “FanMail.”]
As for those vicious break-up rumors that have followed TLC for decades, the duo addressed them with a flat out denial.
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Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas and Tionne ‘T-Boz’ Watkins held a press conference yesterday where they discussed re-emerging as TLC (July 25, 2013).
The ladies haven”t released new music in 10 years and were asked during the conference how they feel about having to re-introduce themselves as a group.
VIDEO: TLC Press Conference 2013 – Reintroducing themselves
There’s a whole generation that don’t know who we are…
Even if we had been out every year with an album, we’d still have to reinvent yourself. So even if we were out and it had been 10 years, I still feel like you’d still need to reintroduce yourself and up your game.
And speaking of re-introductions, TLC announced that rapper Lil Mama would be joining them on stage in place of Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopes.
Details of TLC’s special announcement + watch the official trailer for VH1’s ‘CrazySexyCool’ TLC movie below… Continue Reading…
VH1 recently sent over a first look at the cast of “Crazy, Sexy, Cool: The TLC Story,” which premieres in November 2013.
[READ: VH1 Finalizes Cast of TLC Biopic (PHOTOS)]
The film, which follows the lives of supergroup TLC stars Keke Palmer (“Akeela & The Bee,” “True Jackson VP,” “Joyful Noise”) as Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, Lil Mama (“America’s Best Dance Crew”) as the late Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, and Drew Sidora (“Step Up,” “Wild Hogs,” “The Game”) as Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins.
[FLASHBACK: TLC, Kris Kross & Marky Mark Discuss Fame on Oprah (VIDEO)]
Check out the first look of the official cast photos + full press release… Continue Reading…