On May 18, WE tv hosted a red carpet premiere for season 2 of their reality dating competition “Match Made in Heaven” at the renowned Woodruff Arts Center in the heart of Atlanta. MMIH executive producer and host Sherri Shepherd along with the show’s athlete bachelor Stevie Baggs, Jr. and his mom Lola Robinson were on hand to greet the guests. Trina Braxton also made a special appearance to give attendees a preview of the new season of “Braxton Family Values.”;
VIPs in attendance included Kenya Moore and Matt Jordan (“Real Housewives of Atlanta”); Porsha Williams (“Real Housewives of Atlanta”); Mimi Faust (“Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta”); Kelly Price (R&B Singer); Egypt Sherrod (author/HGTV Host, “Flipping Virgins”); DJ Fadelf; singer Bobby V; actor/singer Mishon; “Cutting It: In the ATL” cast members Beautii J, Dedra Allen, Maja Sky and Lakenya Morris; Gocha Hawkins (“LA Hair”); love and relationships expert Spirit (“Rickey Smiley for Real”); “Selling It: In the ATL” cast members Chrishena Stanley and Sarah Lowe; Benzino (“The Next :15”); actor/rapper Lil Zane and more.
Guests mingled during the opening cocktail reception which was followed by sneak peeks of “Braxton Family Values” and “Cutting It: In the ATL” and then the premiere screening of “Match Made in Heaven.” Shepherd moderated a brief Q&A with Stevie and Lola, who dished on the upcoming season and encouraged guests to tune in.
#MatchMadeInHeaven premieres TONIGHT at 10/9c on WE TV(@WETv) following all new episodes of “Braxton Family Values (#BFV) at 9/8c.
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