The Wire / Daily Hip-Hop News
written by Rashaun Hall (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tuesday – Oct. 04, 2005
D12’s Bizarre and Young MC will fight the battle of the bulge on the next installment of VH1’s fitness and nutrition series, “Celebrity Fit Club.”
Now in production, the series will also feature actress Countess Vaughn (Kim on “The Parkers”), actress Tempestt Bledsoe (Vanessa on “The Cosby Show”), actor Jeff Conaway (“Taxi,” “Grease”), comedian Bruce Vilanch, actress Kelly LeBrock (“The Woman In Red”), and Chastity Bono (daughter of Sonny & Cher).
Over two seasons, 15 previous Celebrity Fit Clubbers have learned about fitness, diets and nutrition, all while losing a combined total of 465 pounds.
Previous Celebrity Fit Clubbers have included Biz Markie, model Tocarra (“America’s Next Top Model”), comedian Kim Coles (“Living Single”) and Jackee Harry (“227”), among others.
In other Bizarre news, the Detroit MC released his solo debut, Hannicap Circus, in June.
“Celebrity Fit Club 3” is set to air Thursdays at 10 pm beginning in January.