Nelly Reality Show Headed To BET
St. Louis representative Nelly is extending his presence on television. He is already a regular on the fake reality show Real Husbands of Hollywood, and now the â€śHot In Herreâ€ť rapper will be appearing on a real reality show.
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According to The Hollywood Reporter, BET has picked up an unscripted program starring Nelly. The unnamed series will contain eight hour-long episodes that will focus on the his career, business dealings, raising his children, and his relationship with Floyd Mayweatherâ€™s ex-girlfriend Shantel Jackson. Nelly will also serve as an executive producer.
Nelly previously made cameos on VH1â€™s reality show T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle. He was also one of the mentors on the singing competition program The Next: Fame Is at Your Doorstep on The CW.
BET also ordered a new reality show featuring Keyshia Cole and another series with David and Tamela Mann from Meet the Browns and Tyler Perryâ€™s Madea movies.
â€śThese three shows are led by talent that our audience connects with but are also very different shows,â€ť Charlie Jordan Brookins, BET senior VP original programming, told THR. â€śWeâ€™re excited about these new shows. What BET does is give the audience what theyâ€™ve been looking for.â€ť