Reality show producer Mona Scott-Young is batting 100 when it comes to her reality show actors getting arrested for felonious acts. Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood star Yung Berg was arrested in New York on Tuesday. He was charged with a assaulting a girlfriend.
By sheer coincidence, Berg and his LHHH cast mates are in NY filming the reunion show. How convenient.
Carolina Panthers’ defensive end Greg Hardy is the latest casualty of the NFL’s strict new policy on domestic abuse. Hardy, 28, was placed on something called the Commissioner’s exempt list, meaning he is suspended with pay until his legal problems are resolved.
Reality TV personality Joe Budden is no longer a fugitive from justice. The 33-year-old former hip hop star was wanted by the NYPD for allegedly assaulting his 25-year-old girlfriend and running off with her cell phone last weekend. Budden turned himself in to police today after pleading his case on Twitter. “Real women never call the cops,” he tweeted.
ESPN’s outspoken analyst Stephen A. Smith apologized profusely for telling battered women to stop provoking their abusers.
He went one step further during Monday’s segment of ESPN2’s “First Take,” calling his statements the “most egregious of my career.”
Smith made his controversial statements during ESPN’s “First Take” on Friday.
Actor Jamal Woolard is in trouble again for assaulting his wife, Trina Younger. Gossip tabloid TMZ reports the actor who played the late Notorious B.I.G. in the 2009 biopic “Notorious” was busted Saturday night in Gwinnett County (GA) for assaulting his wife in front of his stepson.
NFL star Greg Hardy is in trouble with the law. The 25-year-old Carolina Panthers DE was arrested Tuesday for allegedly threatening his girlfriend and assaulting her in an alcohol-fueled rage at his Charlotte home. According to Splash News, Hardy threw his girlfriend onto a sofa covered with firearms.
According to a well-connected industry source, singer Beyonce leaked that shocking elevator video of her sister, Solange Knowles, viciously attacking Bey’s husband, Jay Z in an elevator at the Standard Hotel’s Boom Boom Room. The source said Beyonce took the unusual step of leaking the video to shame her younger sibling into seeking professional help for her mental and emotional problems.