** Programming Note **
Schedule Changes for VH1's 'You're Cut Off!', 'Behind The Music' and 'Dad Camp'
SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 24 -- As previously announced, VH1's original series "You're Cut Off!" will premiere all new episodes on Mondays at 9 PM* beginning on June 28th. Following that same night, "Behind The Music: Jennifer Hudson" will move to premiere 10 PM*. Then on Wednesdays starting June 30th, "Dad Camp" will begin premiering all new episodes at the 9 PM* time slot.
Previously announced "Behind The Music: Jennifer Lopez" will premiere as scheduled on Sunday, July 4th at 9 PM*. "Behind The Music: Usher" will also premiere as scheduled on Monday, July 19th at 8 PM*.
"You're Cut Off!" - New Premieres To Air on Mondays at 9 PM* Beginning June 28th
"You're Cut Off!" focuses on a group of nine spoiled young women who've recently been cut off by their fed-up benefactors. They are stripped of all cash and conveniences and forced to live like "normal people." In this "spoiled rotten rehab" the ladies must complete daily chores and learn hard lessons from life coach Laura Baron. More than just getting the hang of buying groceries and vacuuming, their transformation is about finding the confidence and independence to grow up and to realize there's more to this world than material wealth.
In the June 28th episode, the ladies will finally learn what it means to earn a paycheck. To help them find their best suited positions, Laura has each woman write up a resume and meet for an interview with noted headhunter Stephen Viscusi. Due to their lack of prior work experience and limited enthusiasm, the ladies are all assigned to work blue collar jobs in a shoe warehouse (aka - their worst nightmare). While some girls embrace the working world, others aren't as thrilled and one diva misses the van to get to the job while another quits before the day is over. Later, Laura comes down hard on those that aren't keeping up and reminds the ladies that they'd better shape up if they want to graduate from the program. Watch all new episodes of "You're Cut Off!" beginning on Monday, June 28th at 9 PM* and every following Monday at the same time.
"Behind The Music"
"Behind The Music: Jennifer Hudson" Premieres Monday, June 28 at 10 PM*
This episode of "Behind The Music" will trace Jennifer Hudson's humble beginnings of growing up with her close knit family on the south side of Chicago to her early elimination from "American Idol." After "Idol," Jennifer found fame with a starring role in "Dream Girls" that earned her every major movie award Hollywood could bestow including an Academy Award(R). Just after becoming engaged to the love of her life and releasing her self-titled debut album, Jennifer was devastated by the unspeakable tragedy of losing her mother, brother and nephew in a horrifying triple murder. For the very first time, Jennifer talks candidly about overcoming such a painful time in her life and her triumphant return to the public eye on the night she won her first Grammy(R) Award. Now a mother herself, this episode features exclusive footage of Jennifer interacting with her son David Jr. as she strives to raise her son in the same loving environment her mother created for her. In addition to Jennifer, "Behind The Music" has interviewed Jennifer's sister Julia, Randy Jackson, fiance David Otunga, Jamie Foxx, Queen Latifah, Whitney Houston, Ne-Yo, Robin Thicke, Clive Davis and many others.
"Behind The Music: Jennifer Lopez" Premieres Sunday, July 4 at 9 PM*
Jennifer Lopez life's story is that of an everyday Puerto Rican girl from the Bronx who made her dreams come true. From literally dancing her way onto the national stage as a "Fly Girl" on the hit series "In Living Color," to becoming a box office hit, Jennifer Lopez knows no boundaries. Viewers will be taken through an in-depth look at Jennifer's early career to her break out role of slain Tejano singer Selena that launched her into superstardom. Not fully satisfied with having only a successful acting career, Jennifer fulfilled another dream of being a recording artist and released her debut album "On The 6," which shot up the music charts to number one. This episode of "Behind The Music" will also trace the triple threat's tumultuous romances with P. Diddy and Ben Affleck, how she finally found her Prince Charming in Latin superstar Marc Anthony and the birth of their twins. Now at 40, Jennifer says she has found a way to have it all after living through a lifetime of hard lessons. No topic is off limits as Jennifer openly discusses her career and personal life, including her version of what happened the night guns were drawn inside a Manhattan nightclub while with then boyfriend P. Diddy. In addition to Jennifer, tell-all interviews include Marc Anthony, Sean Combs, Keenan Ivory Wayans and Tommy Mottola.
"Behind The Music: Usher" Premieres Monday, July 19 at 8 PM*
This episode of "Behind The Music" will chronicle Usher's beginnings from a small town choirboy who was discovered at a local talent show to one of the biggest selling R&B artists of all time. A triple threat entertainer starring in film, TV and Broadway, Usher talks about growing up in the public spotlight, the outlet he found through music and the true meaning behind some of his biggest songs. During an exclusive interview, Usher opens up like never before about leaving home at fifteen years old to work on his self-titled debut album with Sean "Puffy" Combs and the endless temptations he faced living in the big city. He also confesses to having a longtime crush on TLC's Chilli as he looks back at the beginning of their relationship and the steamy music video for "U Remind Me" that sparked their romance. He addresses the rumors of infidelity and comes clean about the real reason behind their breakup. For the first time, Usher also touches on the emotional reunion with his father who abandoned him as a child and his recent divorce from wife Tameka. After winning five Grammy(R) Awards, Usher is venturing into acting and expressing a newfound love for mentoring, most notably his latest protege, recording artist Justin Bieber. "Behind The Music" has interviewed Usher's mother Jonetta Patton, L.A. Reid, Sean Combs and others for this compelling story.
"Dad Camp" - New Premieres To Air on Wednesdays at 9 PM* Beginning June 30th
A familiar scenario in our society today is unexpected pregnancy and when the couple decides to keep the baby, often the guy isn't ready to become a father. What do they do? VH1 has teamed up with 3 Ball Productions to give six couples an opportunity to do the right thing for their baby and become good parents in the new series "Dad Camp" now premiering Wednesdays at 9 PM*.
There is no turning back for the couples on "Dad Camp." Unprepared boyfriends, along with their pregnant girlfriends, will work with famed relationship expert, Dr. Jeff Gardere, a licensed psychologist and no nonsense therapist to prepare them for the responsibility of being a father. In the 8 episode series, the young dads to be have to face one truth- there is a baby coming very soon. Through parenting classes, personal challenges and intense couple and group therapy sessions, each couple will learn the importance of selflessness and the commitment they must make to their unborn child.
In the June 30th episode, the Dads-to-be are at the halfway point in the program. Now it's time they put their practical parenting skills to the test. Unfortunately, Austin's immaturity leaves Candace questioning whether he is ready to be a dad. Tune-in to see which Dads step up for their children's futures.
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