WE tv greenlights “Braxton Family Values” spin-off

Magical Elves, the prodco behind Braxton Family Values, will also produce Tamar and Vince, scheduled to premiere in the fourth quarter of 2012.
December 20, 2011

A spin-off series based on Braxton Family Values will begin airing on WE tv in fall 2012, execs at the U.S. cable network announced on Monday.

Tamar and Vince will follow aspiring pop star Tamar Braxton, the younger sister of R&B singer Toni Braxton, and her music producer husband Vincent Herbert as they pursue their respective careers in the music industry and make lifestyle adjustments following Vince’s health scare. Production will begin in March.

“Tamar & Vince is a great addition to WE tv’s schedule, especially as we expand into a third night of original programming catering to the underserved audience of African-American women who love Braxton Family Values,” said Kim Martin, WE tv’s president & GM in a statement. “Tamar is a huge part of what’s made that show such a success; she is completely over the top.”

The 12, one-hour episodes will produced by Magical Elves with Annabelle McDonald serving as the executive producer for the network.

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