4/1/2015 3:33:36 PM
ATLANTA, GA -- Inspired by the glamorous world of pageantry at Historically Black Colleges and Universities, CocoaFab.com and SmashCoreTV announced their partnership to produce HBCU Queens, a collaborative project with Morehouse College's CASA student organization. This thirteen episode daily docu-series follows seven dynamic young women striving for Morehouse College's prestigious title of Miss Maroon & White. The series premieres digitally Wednesday April 1 at 6:00 pm EST on CocoaFab.com and SmashCoreTV's Youtube channel; new episodes launch each weekday at 3:00 pm leading up to the April 17th pageant.
"We're thrilled to expand CocoaFab's slate of original web series and launch our first docu-reality show in partnership with SmashCoreTV to share the stories of seven extraordinary young women and spotlight the legendary Morehouse College," said Angela Burt-Murray, Co-Founder of CocoaFab.com.
In the first season of HBCU Queens, the two digital platforms will document the trials and challenges of seven ambitious young women as they campaign to become the leading lady to represent Morehouse College. This is the first time CocoaFab and SmashCoreTV will produce a docu-reality in real-time.
"We are excited to take an unprecedented, behind the scenes look, at what it truly takes to become a campus queen at this historic male college," said A. Anthony Gee, Co-Founder of SmashCoreTV.
The series is produced by Angela Burt-Murray and Adia Dightman of SmashCoreTV. In addition to producing the series, CocoaFab and SmashCoreTV will present the winner of the Miss Maroon & White pageant with a $1000 scholarship.
Source via PR Newswire