NEW YORK, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Live from the lobby of VH1's headquarters in Times Square, VH1 presents "Big Morning Buzz Live" premiering Monday, May 9 at 9:30 AM*. Vivacious Carrie Keagan hosts this daily, hour-long, live, entertainment morning show, offering up her sassy take, in true VH1 fashion, on all the biggest headlines, celebrities, music and hot topics of the day. Five days a week, Carrie will get up close and personal with the most buzzed about celebs and candidly discuss trending topics with pop culture experts.
"Big Morning Buzz Live" will cover everything from the mainstream headlines to under-the-radar discoveries in film, music, fashion, television and the Web. Expert insiders will weigh in on the daily "buzz" and celebrities will discuss their latest projects. Whether viewers are at the gym, home or work "Big Morning Buzz Live" is a one-stop shop where you can start your morning off right by getting the 411 on the latest, greatest, biggest and buzziest news of the day. Each episode will start off with the "The Scoop," a breakdown of the hottest headlines of that morning, followed by a music video and expert discussing the hot topic of the day. VH1's "Big Morning Buzz Live" will also include two celebrity guests and a throwback video of the day.
Viewers can access interview clips from the show, behind-the-scenes photos from the set and exclusive extended interviews online at Buzz.VH1.com.
Previously entitled "Jump Start Live" and airing as a run up to VH1's "Critics Choice Movie Awards," "Big Morning Buzz Live" will pick up right where it left off with an all-star lineup of guests including, celebrities, musicians, insiders, authors and bloggers. Past guests include fan favorites such as: Nicole Kidman, Aaron Sorkin, Aaron Eckhart, Nicolas Cage, Seth Rogen, Regina King, Josh Groban, Russell Simmons, Armie Hammer, Ryan Kavanaugh, James Blunt, Garrett Hedlund, Cee Lo, Christian Siriano, Robert Verdi and Keri Hilson. Check out the "Jump Start Live" sizzle reel at http://www.vimeo.com/22320026.
Carrie Keagan is one of the most watched women on the internet and one of the most in-demand personalities on TV. As the anchor, writer and producer for NO GOOD TV, she has well over 6,000 interviews to her credit, she has amassed an enviable list of exclusive and uncensored sit-downs with a "who's who" of the biggest celebrities on the planet, garnering her a giant fan base with over one billion views online. Keagan recently hosted Mark Burnett's, Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp for VH1 Classic and is frequently a guest on Red Eye for FoxNews. Keagan has appeared several times on the critically acclaimed E! series Chelsea Lately as well as HLN's Joy Behar Show, KTLA Morning show in Los Angeles, co-hosted on The Daily 10 (E!), and co-anchored live Emmy, Oscar and Golden Globe red carpet coverage for TV Guide Network. Keagan's acting credits include a recurring role in the Comedy Central series Reno 911! And cameos in the films Superbad and The Hangover.
Big Morning Buzz Live is executive produced by Lee Rolontz and Keshia Williams for VH1.
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