Morning Buzz 3.9.11

    Terrence J to become love guru?

    All the romancing Terrence J is doing on “The Game” could just be research for his upcoming book.

    The “106 & Park” host recently revealed to DrJays.com that he’s working on a book that might help his fans get their love life together.

    “I just signed a major book deal,” he said. “It’s a relationship book or lack there of … that will be coming out hopefully the fall of this year.”

    Reportedly he is also angling to become a movie producer and his team is currently looking at two scripts: a romantic comedy and a dramatic action flick!

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    Toni teases ‘Braxton Family Values’

    Toni Braxton and her brood really might need a bigger spotlight for “Braxton Famiy Values,” which premieres April 12 at 9 p.m. on WE TV.

    A new trailer for Toni’s upcoming show has just been released, re-introducing the world to the singer’s sisters and her mom. All of the women had dreams of stardom, but only Toni made it to the national stage. It seems that while Traci, Towanda, Tamar and Trina are all very happy for their sister, it does cause a little stress in their relationships with her.

    And what’s going on with Toni’s mom Evelyn? Find out when you watch the trailer below.

     

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    Sneak Peek: ‘Beverly Hills Fabulous’

    VH1 already released a teaser for “Beverly Hills Fabulous,” but now it’s dropped the whole premiere! Maybe the network just couldn’t wait until March 14 at 10 p.m. to get its audience into the chair.

    The show, starring celebrity hair stylist Elgin Charles, takes viewers into  one of the nation’s most famous Black salons. Apparently Elgin is trying to expand his business, but one of his clients might be getting in the way. See what we mean when you watch the full debut episode of “Beverly Hills Fabulous” below!

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    Michaele Salahi kicked out of ‘Rehab’

    Michaele Salahi won’t be getting any help from Dr. Drew Pinsky on the next season of “Celebrity Rehab.”

    Last week it was announced the Michaele, who has also starred on Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of D.C.”, would be seeking treatment for an undisclosed problem on “Celebrity Rehab 5.” However, when Dr. Drew gave Michaele her pre-rehab checkup, he didn’t see anything wrong with her.

    “Prior to the taping of the current season, producers were advised that Michaele Salahi met the criteria to be treated in this setting,” VH1 said in a statement. “However, professional assessments spanning from that time to the present, found that she did not meet such criteria.”

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    Norwood Young fights child abuse

    Recording artist and author Norwood Young is doing his part to protect children.

    The  singer announced that he’s teamed up with Los Angeles Assembly member Isadore Hall to declare April Child Abuse Prevention Month.  The duo introduced Assembly Concurrent Resolution (ACR) 24 earlier this month as part of an initiative to break the cycle of abuse.

    This cause is close to Norwood’s heart as he was recently named the spokesman for the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

    – Sonya Eskridge

     

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