Tuesday, May 23rd at the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, the cast of WE TV’s latest reality series Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta celebrated the shows upcoming premiere with guests. The Atlanta version of the hit reality show stars Bow Wow, Reginae Carter (daughter of Lil Wayne and Toya Wright), Brandon Barnes (son of Debra Antney and brother to Waka Flocka), Zonnique Pullins (daughter of T.I. & Tiny), Shaniah Muldin daughter of Jermaine Dupri) and Ayana Fite (daughter of DJ Hurricane).
Hundreds converged to celebrate the show and get a first glimpse of the first episode. All of the cast was in attendance along with their famous parents Tiny Harris, Toya Wright, Jermaine Dupri, Debra Antney and Dj Hurricane.
Other notables in attendance for the were Jhonni Blaze (Vh1’s Love & Hip Hop NY), Gwen Boyd Moss (WE tv’s Selling It In The ATL), Kandi Burruss & her daughter Riley Burress, Kristina Debarge, Mama June and her daughter Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson (WE tv’s “From Not To Hot”), Love and Hip Hop Atlanta cast members Tammy Rivera, Tommie Lee, Karlie Redd, Bambi, Karen King, Melissa Scott and Erica Dixon, Trina Braxton (“Braxton Family Values”); Gocha Hawkins (“LA Hair”); Genise Shelton (“Married to Medicine”); Stevie Baggs, Jr (“Match Made In Heaven”), Shanell (Young Money artist), Princess (formerly of Crime Mob) and many more.
Lauren Gellert (EVP of programming at WE tv) and Marc Juris (president at WE tv) kicked the event off with opening remarks before being treated to a sneak peek of season 3 of Growing Up Hip Hop introduced by Kristinia DeBarge.
Bow Wow who serves as executive producer of Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta introduced the screening of the show followed by a q&a session moderated by Ebony Steele.
Following the q&a the cast and guests headed to Opium for the after party where DJ Infamous kept people’s toes tapping and their energy up.
The night looked absolutely amazing, and nothing but good times! Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta premieres tonight on WE tv at 10/9c. Checkout the recap video and more photos from the night below and be sure to join in the conversation on Twitter by using the #GUHHATL hashtag.
GROWING UP HIP HOP ATLANTA – Premiere recap from chris mitchell on Vimeo.