New York Goes to Hollywood

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  • 2008
  • 1 Season
  • 4.5  (186)

New York Goes to Hollywood is a VH1 reality television show that follows the journey of Tiffany Pollard, aka New York, as she aspires to become Hollywood's next big star. The show is a spin-off of the popular reality dating show, Flavor of Love, where New York was first introduced and later became a fan favorite.

The show follows New York as she moves to Hollywood to pursue her acting career. Her mother, Sister Patterson also joins her as her manager. The show features her struggles and challenges while trying to make it to the top in Hollywood. Some episodes showcase her taking acting classes, auditioning for roles, and meeting well-established agents and casting directors. The show also highlights her personal life, including her relationship with her mother, her failed relationships, and the struggles she has faced regarding her appearance and public perception.

The first episode of the show starts with New York arriving in Hollywood and being picked up by her mother. They are then seen shopping for a house, and she later hosts a party to celebrate her arrival. The next episodes showcase her attending acting classes and meeting with agents, including Kim Kardashian's manager, who gives her some valuable advice. Tiffany then auditions for a role in a music video and practices her skills with a kickboxing trainer to prepare for the role.

As the series progresses, New York's confidence grows, and she starts to go on more auditions, including for the role of a nurse on CSI: Miami. She also participates in a photoshoot, attends an award ceremony, and goes on a date with a comedian. She also has a run-in with paparazzi while shopping in Beverly Hills, which further highlights the difficulties of her newfound celebrity status.

The show also features guest appearances by well-known celebrities, including Perez Hilton, David Hasselhoff, and Joan Rivers, who provide feedback and advice to New York. One of the highlights of the show is when New York meets Oscar-winning actor, Robert De Niro, on the set of her audition for a movie. During the meeting, De Niro gives her some valuable advice and tells her to never give up on her dreams.

Throughout the series, New York faces setbacks, including not being selected for many of the auditions she goes on, and the difficult relationship with her mother. However, she remains determined to succeed and continue pursuing her dreams. The show ends with New York attending a red carpet event, showcasing her newfound confidence and glamorous Hollywood lifestyle.

In conclusion, New York Goes to Hollywood is an entertaining and often humorous show, showcasing the struggles and triumphs of a reality TV personality trying to make it in Hollywood. The show is a fascinating insight into what it takes to be successful in the entertainment industry, and while New York may not have achieved her goal by the end of the show, her journey of self-discovery, and personal growth is worth watching.

New York Goes to Hollywood is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on August 4, 2008.

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Episode 8
8. Episode 8
September 22, 2008
New York is left with a choice. Proceed with her uncertain acting future or rely on her reality-show persona. Elements from the past and a budding romance with her acting partner make the decision all the more difficult.
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
September 15, 2008
A shocking surprise visitor will disrupt New York and threaten her acting career.
Episode 6
6. Episode 6
September 8, 2008
While worrying about an upcoming appearance on "Chelsea Lately," New York's anxieties only get worse during her acting classes.
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
September 1, 2008
New York's manager advises her to take some singing lessons and then perform backing vocals for a R&B group. Problems soon arise as Sister Patterson begins to argue with members of the group.
Episode 4
4. Episode 4
August 25, 2008
Sister Patterson makes a visit but begins to act like a stage mother when she yells at her daughter's assistant. She soon puts a photo shoot in jeopardy as her behavior gets worse.
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
August 18, 2008
Working with some non-English speaking crew members is New York's newest challenge, as she signs on to do a Japanese energy drink commercial.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
August 11, 2008
After meeting up with a potential manager, New York heads to her first audition. After some feedback, she decides to enroll in an acting class.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
August 4, 2008
First up for New York in her attempt to become an A-list entertainer is to hire an assistant. She also searches for a workout instructor, an editor, and a manger.
Where to Watch New York Goes to Hollywood
New York Goes to Hollywood is available for streaming on the VH1 website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch New York Goes to Hollywood on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon and Pluto TV.
  • Premiere Date
    August 4, 2008
  • IMDB Rating
    4.5  (186)