Essential Reading

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 ...


Town Hall Meeting Puts Mind-Body Health in Focus with The Grassroots Community Foundation

A collective of celebrities, educators and elected officials came together to raise awareness around physical and mental well-being at the “Town Hall Meeting on Health,” recently hosted by the GrassROOTS Community Foundation at Lingelbach Elementary School. The town hall was the prelude to GrassROOTS’ 5th annual “Let’s Move It: Philly Dance Party Fundraiser” — which featured perfo

Mona Scott-Young Has Created a TV Empire by Keeping Things Real, and She's Not About to Start Faking It Now

The creator of "Love and Hip-Hop" invites us to her office to see how the reality TV magic is made. Television producer Mona Scott-Young has been dubbed the Queen of Ratchet TV, and her show, Love & Hip Hop, has been accused of exploiting black culture, particularly black women. “It’s a damn shame that any black woman in a position of power would feel comfortable exploiting her sisters in h

Haitian Roundtable 1804 List - 2015 Ceremony Hosted by Mona Scott - Young & Dr. Jeffery Gardere

The Haitian Roundtable has disclosed the selections for its 1804 List, recognizing Haitian-Americans in the United States who have demonstrated outstanding achievement and success in their profession, proven themselves to be forces for change in their communities, and who have helped to create a better understanding of Haiti and the Haitian community. The 1804 List, named in honor of Haiti’s

Super Producer, Mona Scott Young, Surprises Girls of Queens New York with Bratz Dolls

As Ms. Mona Scott Young has been busy producing many of the popular reality series on television for years; she has also been placing smiles on little girls’ faces for years. These girls are battling homelessness, date abuse and bullying issues and this holiday season, she continues to still give back. The week before Christmas, The Variety Boys Girls Club of Queens New York, Smart Girls Progr


Another year, another amazing time to celebrate friends, family, life and of course the Holidays! Mona Scott Young and her MonaMi Entertainment team threw yet another fabulous party this year at La.Venue in New York City! Taking it away from the Newark Museum, where the annual event was held in previous years, the Winter Wonderland soiree provided nothing but great music and holiday cheer! Team