A new series Tough Love: Los Angeles will premier tonight. The premier of the new series will be debuting on CLEO TV at 10 P.M. ET/9C with a simulcast on TV ONE. Ensuing episodes will air on Cleo TV on Sundays starting November 29 at 9P.M. ET/8C with a repeat performance on TV ONE on Wednesdays at 10 P.M. ET/9C beginning December 2.
Emmy nominated web series Tough Love now has a spinoff Tough Love: Los Angeles. This rollout 10-episode series highlights a group of young Black millennials that reside in Los Angeles as that participate in a social experiment of love and relationships within the Black community. As characters show their true colors, secrets are uncovered that might put their close friendship circle at risk.
At a gathering honoring the birthday of Mya’s (Lauren Wilkins) late brother who has been murdered by police, members of this group begin to show cracks in their façade. Mya is on a daily hunt for justice, while also battling anxiety and depression. However, her boyfriend Rashad’s (Jamy Pierrevil) questionable interactions with other women are threatening to make matters worse. Singles Raymond (Javon Terrell) and Story (Kamri Cole) are trying to navigate the dating world but might form a deeper connection with each other. Engaged couple Denise (Symphony Canady) and Brian (Lance A. Williams) are working to strike a balance between their careers and wedding planning. Though their lives are complicated status, they decide to come together to help out with fees for Mya’s legal battle by participating in a paid relationship study. As they begin to open up during sessions, the secrets they’ve tried so hard to hide become immediately uncovered which forces them to consider their role in one another’s lives.
TOUGH LOVE was created by Caleb Davis and Roni Davis and written by Casandra Mann. The series is produced by Creative Direction Group. Dexter Cole is Senior Vice President of Program Scheduling and Acquisitions for TV One.
- The TOUGH LOVE LOS ANGELES cast includes:
- Lauren Wilkins as Mya
- Jamy Pierrevil as Rashad
- Kamri Cole as Story
- Javon Terrell as Raymond
- Lance A. Williams as Brian
- Symphony Canady as Denise
- Melyssa Ford as Dena
- Richard Nevels as John
- Eric Tidwell as Keith
For more information on Tough Love Los Angeles visit the network’s website here