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Monami Entertainment and Zola Books have partnered to create Monami Books, a unique imprint that brings the social ebook experience to fans who will be able to interact in real time with the stars they love. Helmed by Mona Scott-Young, the creator and executive producer of the “Love and Hip Hop” franchise, and author and producer Courtney Parker (He Was My Man First, “Law and Order”), Monami Books will publish both fiction and non-ficti ...



AS A GIRL WATCHING HER SINGLE MOTHER sell arts and crafts to tourists coming off of cruise ships in St. Croix, Mona Scott-Young, 48, saw entrepreneurship firsthand. “She worked around the clock,” recalls Scott-Young. “She did it all on her own.” Now CEO of the $30 million multi- media company Monami Entertainment (whose brands include VH1’s Love & Hip Hop and MYX spirits), she uses

Mona Scott-Young Gives Back with Support to Saving Our Cinderellas Program

Mona Scott-Young supports the organization to introduce multicultural girls to the arts! Love & Hip Hop producer Mona Scott-Young is giving back to the community with support to the Saving Our Cinderellas. The organization focuses on introducing young multicultural girls to the arts with classes with mentors in the industry including Scott-Young. Monami Entertainment pledges support to the

Realscreen West ’15: Talking talent and second chances

Talent can make a show succeed, but at what cost – literally and figuratively? During the panel “Making It to Season 2… And Beyond” at Realscreen West in Santa Monica on Wednesday (June 4), execs pored over why some shows last into multiple seasons and why some do not. Tinkering with a format, binge-watching viewers who wait until season two is greenlit before they invest in season o


Entertainment website 'The Shade Room' to bring a unique social media experience to 'Love and Hip Hop Atlanta: The Afterparty LIVE!' ATLANTA) - April 20, 2015 - Popular social media platform The Shade Room has joined "Love and Hip Hop Atlanta: The Afterparty LIVE!" to provide viewers with their unique brand of funny, fan-generated content during the show's broadcast which premieres Monday, Ap

Love & Hip Hop: The Wedding Live!

Over the past three years of Love & Hip Hop New York, we’ve been right there as their relationship hit the highest highs and the lowest lows. Now, they’re FINALLY getting married! On Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th 8-10pm EST, YOU are a special invited guest to the wedding of the millennium as Yandy & Mendeecees Get Married -LIVE! We’ve been a part of their relationship for years as Yan