via press release:
‘106 & PARK’ and BET News Tackle the Issue of Teen Bullying Live on Thursday, January 13 at 6 PM*
With Celebrity Testimonials from Keri Hilson, Chrisette Michelle, Ginuwine, Jamie Foxx and Lance Gross
Guests Include Mike from Bad Boy’s Day 26, Marsha Ambrosius and our Panel of Experts Dr. Michelle Callahan, Dr. Jeff Gardere, Dr. Tartt and Cyber Bully Expert Patty Aftab
NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2011 — LIVE from New York City tonight, January 13, 2011 at 6 pm*, 106 & PARK in conjunction with BET News will devote an entire episode to “Teen Bullying”. 106 & PARK will gather a panel of experts, celebrities, industry insiders and victims to carefully examine the impact of teen bullying among our youth and provide useful, helpful and realistic tips on confronting this issue and becoming empowered.
The special will include testimonials from young people from across the country who share their testimonies on how bullying has impacted their lives. There will also be special video testimonies from Jamie Foxx, Keri Hilson, Chrisette Michelle, Lance Gross and many others on the topic of bullying.
Dr. Michelle Callahan, Dr. Jeff Gardere, Dr. Tartt and Cyber Bully expert Patty Aftab will all be on hand with 106 & PARK hosts, Terrence and Rocsi, to assist with any questions and/or situations discussed during this show. It’s an important 106 & PARK not to be missed.
*All times EST
About BET Networks
BET Networks, a division of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is the nation’s leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience. The primary BET channel reaches more than 90 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom and sub-Saharan Africa. BET is the dominant African-American consumer brand with a diverse group of business extensions: BET.com, a leading Internet destination for Black entertainment, music, culture, and news; CENTRIC, a 24-hour entertainment network targeting the 25- to 54-year-old African-American audience; BET Digital Networks – BET Gospel and BET Hip Hop, attractive alternatives for cutting-edge entertainment tastes; BET Home Entertainment, a collection of BET-branded offerings for the home environment including DVDs and video-on-demand; BET Event Productions, a full-scale event management and production company with festivals and live events spanning the globe; BET Mobile, which provides video, entertainment, news, ringtones and more to wireless devices; and BET International, which operates BET in the United Kingdom and oversees the extension of BET network programming for global distribution.