Bevy Smith

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Bevy Smith
Bevy Smith.jpeg
Born Harlem, New York
Occupation Television host, business-woman
Known for Fashion Queens
Website
www.bevysmith.com

Bevy Smith is an American television personality and business woman. She currently is a co-host on Bravo's fashion-themed talk show Fashion Queens.[1] Smith is the creator of "Dinner with Bevy," a dinner party series in which she brings together people from across entertainment, fashion and media.[2]

Life and career[edit]

Bevy Smith was born, raised, and still resides in Harlem, New York.[3][4] Smith would later become the senior director of fashion advertising at Rolling Stone and fashion and beauty advertising director for Vibe magazine.[5] Smith had been cast in Tim Gunn's Guide to Style but ended up passing on the opportunity.[6] She also had a planned series on Oxygen, titled Bevy: Queen of Shops, but she also passed on that offer. Bevy later accepted a job at BET prior to her becoming a co-host on Fashion Queens.[6]

On February 18, 2012, as a BET News correspondent, Smith hosted BET Remembers Whitney Houston. The live special featured Smith as she interviewed several friends of Houston to share memories.[7] In February and September 2012, Smith appeared as a guest on the VH1 talk show, Big Morning Buzz Live.[8] In December 2012, Smith appeared on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live with Jenna Jameson and Jennifer Tilly.[9] Smith has made several appearances the talk show, Bethenny.[10] On June 3, 2014, Smith appeared as guest co-host on the talk show, The View.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wills, Cortney (November 4, 2013). "Bevy Smith Talks Natural Hair, Miley Cyrus, Rihanna & ‘Fashion Queens’". CocoaFab. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  2. ^ Wilson, Julee (July 3, 2012). "Bevy Smith's 'Dining With Bevy: Life With Vision' Series Grooms Next Generation Of Movers And Shakers". The Huffington Post. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  3. ^ Warren, Tamara (March 20, 2011). "Range Rover City Shapers: Bevy Smith Takes Manhattan". Forbes. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  4. ^ Abadsidis, Savas (December 22, 2013). "Bevy Smith, Bravo's Queen of Fashion". The Advocate. Here Media Inc. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  5. ^ Phanor-Faury, Alexandra (April 20, 2010). "Closet Envy: Fashion Insider Beverly Smith". Essence. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  6. ^ a b Daniels, Karu (November 5, 2013). "‘Fashion Queen’ Bevy Smith [INTERVIEW]". EBONY Magazine. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  7. ^ "BET News and CENTRIC to Broadcast Live Coverage of Whitney Houston's Funeral Services This Saturday, February 18 Beginning at 11:30AM ET, Followed by a One Hour Original Special "BET REMEMBERS WHITNEY" at 7:00PM*". Viacom. February 16, 2012. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Big Morning Buzz Live: Ep. 322". VH1. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  9. ^ "Jenna Jameson, Bevy Smith & Jennifer Tilly". Bravo. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  10. ^ "Bevy Smith: Credits". TV Guide. Retrieved January 21, 2014. 
  11. ^ "Scoop: THE VIEW - Week of 6/2 on ABC". BroadwayWorld. Retrieved June 3, 2014. 

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