VH1 Greenlights New ‘Love & Hip Hop’ Spinoff; Renews ‘K.Michelle: My Life’

Stevie J and Joseline

Stevie J and Joseline

According to Variety,  VH1 has greenlit another spinoff from its successful “Love & Hip Hop” franchise, which will be toplined by reality personalities Stevie and Joseline from “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta.”  The cable net has also picked up a second season of “K.Michelle: My Life,” which is set to premiere in winter 2016.

The untitled “Stevie & Joseline” series will follow the couple as they head to Hollywood to pursue their dreams of superstardom. VH1 has ordered eight half-hour episodes.  The spinoff hails from Monami Entertainment and Eastern with exec producers Mona Scott-Young, Stephanie R. Gayle, Toby Barraud, Stefan Springman, Mala Chapple, Carmen Mitcho, Lashan Browning, Susan Levison, Nina L. Diaz, Ken Martinez and Vivian Gomez.

‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ ranked as the No. 1 reality show on cable, hip-hop’s dominance of pop culture was confirmed yet again,” said Susan Levison, VH1’s EVP of original programming and production. “We’re excited to fuel our audience’s continued fascination with all things hip-hop by extending the storylines of some of their favorite ‘Love & Hip Hop’ cast members.”

Sidebar: There could be no Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta without Stevie J and Joseline. It will be interesting to see how they are when it's just them.