TV ONE to Premiere Emotional THE NEXT 15 2-Part Reunion Special This April
TV One's trailblazing reality series THE NEXT: 15 is coming to a close with the season-long drama hitting all-new heights with its two-part reunion premiering on two special dates: Sunday, April 3 at 7 p.m. ET and Sunday, April 10 at 7 p.m. ET. Executive producer and reunion host Carlos King brings his reality all-star cast - including Tiffany "New York" Pollard, Claudia Jordan, Jennifer Williams, Karamo Brown, Laura Govan and Raymond "Benzino" Scott - together to look back at the fun and the feuds, as well as update fans on where fame will take them next."The Next: 15 defies expectations in the reality genre as it showcases the normally unseen 'fourth wall' between the producers and the talent by revealing what happens not only on camera, but behind it as the action unfolds," said D'Angela Proctor, TV One's SVP, Original Programming & Production. "This game changing series, including our upcoming two-part reunion specials, offers an authentic and honest look at reality stars striving to change their public personas and take their careers to new heights." Pollard continues to run the emotional spectrum as she explains what exactly an "inner cry" (download clip HERE)is to confronting Govanfor her controversial statement wishing there were more "light skinned" cast members (download clip HERE). Scottis in the hot seat when fiancé Althea Heart demands to know why they haven't tied the knot, while Brown is called out for playing both sides against the middle when it comes to Jordanversus everyone else. The shade between Williamsand Jordan -- which has been brewing all season -- comes to a head, with the ladies putting one another on blast for indecent exposure and racial insensitivity.
In part one of the reunion special, Pollard tries to find balance between her split personalities while Williams defends her song "No Bricks" and her new attitude (download clip HERE). Meanwhile, Brown and Jordan are forced to face the music about their questionable behavior as talk show producers (download clip HERE). The Next: 15 Season One Reunion Pt. 1 debuts Sunday, April 3 at 7p.m. ET.
In part two of the reunion special, Govan and Williams give a glimpse into the unpredictable world of dating a professional athlete, and Scott talks about his acceptance of the gay community. Jordan and William's feud continues to take center stage as they hash out their differences over a mutual lover and a controversial video.The Next: 15 Season 1 Reunion Pt. 2 debuts Sunday, April 10 at 7p.m. ET.
Viewers are also encouraged to visit TV One's companion website at www.TVOne.tv to catch sneak peek clips of the reunion shows, as well as participate in "Clapback Queen," an interactive opportunity to decide which cast member had the best, sassiest and most ratchet comeback line during the two-part reunion specials.
To catch up on all of the messy moments that led to this reunion showdown, a must-watch Season 1 marathon is airing on TV One, Sunday, April 3, beginning at 11 a.m. ET.
For more information about TV One's upcoming programming, including The Next: 15, visit the network's companion website at www.tvone.tv. TV One viewers can also join the conversation by connecting via social media on Twitter,Instagram and Facebook (@tvonetv) using the hash tag #TheNext15Reunion and catch clips and promos on TV One's YouTube Channel.
The Next: 15 is Executive Produced by Carlos King of Kingdom Reign alongside Sergio Alfaro and Erica Forstadt of Eclipse TV. Lamar Chase is Producer; Robyn Greene Arringtonis Executive in Charge of Production; andD'Angela Proctor is Head of Original Programming and Production TV One.