Shawntae Harris, who we recognize as Da Brat, will be getting “Funkdafied” with her girlfriend in a new reality TV series that will be premiering later this summer in August.
WE tv has just announced it will air a new docuseries, “Brat Loves Judy,” which will feature the iconic rapper, radio show host, and “Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta” reality TV star Da Brat and her girlfriend Jesseca “Judy” Dupart as the cameras follow them around as they forge their new life together.
“WE tv has long solidified itself as a home for authentic stories and relatable relationships, and we’re thrilled to add Brat and Judy’s larger-than-life love story to our Thursday night originals,” said Lauren Gellert, EVP of Development and Original Programming for WE tv in a written statement. “These two powerful and successful women are sharing their brand-new relationship with audiences for the first time ever, bravely inviting viewers to experience all their emotional ‘firsts’ alongside them.”
The series “Brat Loves Judy,” is joining WE tv’s Thursday night programming that centers around the world of Hip-Hop. It will be shown along with the popular “Growing Up Hip Hop” franchise, “Marriage Boot Camp: Hip Hop Edition,” and “Waka & Tammy: What the Flocka.” “Brat Loves Judy”, which premieres on Thursday, August 5th at 9pm, will consist of eight hour-long episodes as it continues its reign as the #1 cable network for Black women on Thursday and Friday nights.
The series will bring the viewing audience to a never-before-seen look into the world of the veteran hip-hop artist and two-time Grammy Award-nominee, Da Brat, and her girlfriend Jesseca “Judy” Dupart, who happens to be the multi-millionaire business owner and CEO of Kaleidoscope Hair Products. “Brat Loves Judy” will take the audience on a journey as they navigate their new relationship – from building a new home together and growing their budding careers to couples therapy, dealing with meddling loved ones, and a surprise proposal.
The reality series will have their family and friends featured on the series as well. They will include Judy’s adult daughter, Deja and Deja’s infant daughter Kenzie; Bella, Brat’s manager, and confidante; Brat’s friend Montana and his wife Rhonda; and of course, Brat and Judy’s six dogs – Staxx, Rockie, Fat Boy, Loyal, Fendi, and Rebel – among others. The series will also have a surprise appearance by Da Brat’s sister LisaRaye McCoy, as they continue to work on their strained relationship.