CLEVELAND – Currently serving as the team’s starting point guard, Iman Shumpert just began his third season with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
But beginning in February, Cavs games won’t be the only place you’ll be able to find Shumpert on TV.
VH1 announced on Tuesday a new series dedicated to Shumpert and his wife, singer/model/actress Teyana Taylor, titled Teyana & Iman. The show, which is set to debut on Feb. 19, 2018, will follow the lives newlywed couple, as well as their baby daughter Junie.
VH1 announced the new series with a tweet, which included a video promo featuring Taylor, Shumpert and Junie.
“It’s so important to be a positive representation of black love,” Shumpert says.
“Not even just black love — all love,” Taylor says. “It is to inspire love, period.”
VH1 described the series as follows:
You have Teyana, a dynamic hyphenate entertainer currently cooking up new music while booking acting and fashion gigs all over the globe. Meanwhile, Iman is dedicating total focus to helping the Cleveland Cavaliers win another NBA championship. Together they juggle two healthy yet demanding careers while their toddler Junie is their real boss at home. Finally, you’ll get to see a couple that can shut down a red carpet like no one’s business, but still put on a pair of matching PJs and roast each other like no one’s watching.
According to the channel, the series will initially run in eight episodes and is currently slated for its 10 p.m. ET Monday timeslot.
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