VH1 Moved to Scott Mills’ BET Media Group in Latest Paramount Shake-Up
BET president and CEO Scott Mills is adding to his portfolio at Paramount Global. In the latest piece of reorganization at the conglomerate, VH1 will move under Mills’ BET Media Group. The cable outlet was previously part of the Chris McCarthy-led Paramount Media Networks, along with Paramount Network, MTV, Comedy Central, CMT and others. Paramount […]
‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Scores Season 15 Renewal at VH1
VH1 has given the green light to more of RuPaul’s Drag Race. The Emmy-winning series has earned a renewal for its 15th season, which will take the show past the 200-episode mark. After-show Untucked has also been renewed. “When I hear season 15 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, I have to pinch myself — I just won’t […]
‘The Surreal Life’ Revived at VH1
MTV Studios continues to mine its vault of IP. The former WB Network and VH1 celebrity reality show The Surreal Life is being revived for a seventh season on the latter network. The series, which will premiere in the fall, will return for its seventh season overall and first since it last aired in May […]
‘Scream’ Reboot Moves to VH1, Gets July Debut, Trailer (Exclusive)
In the works for three and a half years, the retooled third season of Scream is finally going to air — on VH1 instead of its original home on MTV. The six-episode season of Scream: Resurrection will debut Monday, July 8, and will run for two hours per night, starting at 9 p.m., through Wednesday, […]
‘Sharp Objects,’ ‘Barry’ and ‘Bodyguard’ Among Rockie Awards Winners
The Banff World Media Festival on Monday unveiled the international winners of its Rockie Awards, which continued a traditional shoot-out between American and British TV producers in the Canadian Rockies.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Receive VH1 Trailblazer Honor
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been tapped as one of the recipients of this year's VH1 Trailblazer Honors.
Mike Greco Named Executive VP Content Strategy at MTV, VH1 and Logo
Mike Greco has been named executive vp content strategy and business planning at Viacom-owned cable networks MTV, VH1 and Logo.
Viacom’s VH1 U.K. to Focus on Unscripted Shows in Repositioning
Viacom will reposition VH1 in the U.K. from a music channel to a destination for unscripted shows, including 'RuPaul's Drag Race' and the 'Love & Hip Hop' franchise.
Emmys: ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Wins Best Reality Competition Program
'RuPaul's Drag Race' won the Emmy for best reality competition program, making it the fourth show ever to win the category.
Viacom Promotes MTV CMO Jacqueline Parkes to Digital Studios Role
Jacqueline Parkes will now oversee digital content and social media for MTV, VH1 and Logo, in addition to serving as CMO for the group of networks.
‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Renewed for Season 11 at VH1
'RuPaul’s Drag Race' and aftershow 'RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked' have been renewed by VH1.
‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Snoop Dogg (‘Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party’)
Over a blunt, the gangsta rap/hip-hop icon candidly reflects on his quarter-century in the public eye — the highs (literal and figurative) and lows (jail time, a murder charge, losing friends to the East Coast-West Coast rivalry), plus secrets of survival and reinvention (he and Martha Stewart, of all people, are now Emmy-nominated cooking show hosts).