VH1 releases photos of I Love New York 2 cast, which includes a group of “mama’s boys”

VH1 has revealed the cast members of I Love New York 2.

The 20 men have been revealed in groups: the five Mama’s Boys “were hand-picked by Sister Patterson,” according to VH1, while 10 were cast by the producers (five here and five more here). The final five were selected via the online casting, and are pictured in a group photo.

The network also released photos of New York and the first episode. The new season debuts Oct. 8.

Meet New York’s Men!, The Men of I Love New York 2 – A Closer Look, More Close-Ups of New York’s Men, New York’s Men – Take 3, and New York’s New Look [VH1]

Survivor San Juan Del Sur's dark cloud is lifted

John Rocker

In its third episode, Survivor San Juan Del Sur improved significantly as John Rocker faced off against an Amazing Race villain. But the Exile Island reward challenge remains a drag on the series.


Why Dick Donato left Big Brother 13

Dick Donato

The Big Brother villain known as "Evel Dick" has finally revealed why he left the show during its 13th season: he learned he was HIV positive.

Also: Dick claims he had no choice but to leave the game.

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