“T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle” To Focus On Divorce Drama
Every cloud has a silver lining and T.I. and Tiny Harris‘ divorce drama has saved their “T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle” reality TV show.
VH1 was ready to pull the plug on the show once it appeared Hip Hop’s favorite family was falling apart at the seams.
But, producers of the show convinced the network airing the estranged couple’s divorce drama could be a ratings winner.
Sources close to “T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle” tell us VH1 is bringing the series back for a sixth season that will focus on the estranged couple’s efforts to co-parent in the aftermath of Tiny filing for divorce.
We’re told the network met with producers about canceling the show, even though Tip and Tiny wanted to keep cameras rolling. Producers convinced VH1 execs the relationship drama could bring in a huge audience, and boom — the show was saved.
While they shot most of season 5 separately, our sources say they’ll be together more often next season. We’re told things are still strained for sure, but Tiny’s in no rush to finalize a divorce.
Welp. Will you be tuned in?