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'Basketball Wives' Producers

Plotting Legal Action

Against Jennifer Williams

4/30/2012 3:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0429_jennifer_williams_getty"Basketball Wives" producers are taking their feud with cast member Jennifer Williams to the next level ... the show's big-wigs are currently in talks to file a lawsuit against  the "BB Wife" for publicly trashing the show.

If you recall ... producers of VH1's hit series were PISSED after Williams filed a lawsuit against fellow cast member Nia Crooks after she slapped Williams in the face while taping an episode.

Now sources tell TMZ  -- producers are ready to take their own legal action after Williams went on a media rampage and blasted "BB Wives" alleging the show portrays African-American women negatively.

According to our sources, producers feel Williams' show-bashing is in violation of her contract -- which forbids cast members from doing any media appearances or press without approval, or speaking negatively about the show. We're told they feel she is "ruining the brand" they worked so hard to build.
 
Let the mudslinging begin.

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136.

casey67    

So, Jennifer does not like how African American woman are portrayed, well how about her disgusting comment she made after the *SLAP* incident, when she left she actually told one of the other woman, I believe Kenya, she is not going to lower herself to those standard's to hitting , that is so Ghetto! SHE IS GOING TO DO WHAT :;
*** W H I T E P E O P L E D O !!!! ***, I AM A
BLONDE, BLUE-EYED WOMAN , BUSINESS OWNER ! I HAVE NEVER SAID A *RACIST* THING IN MY LIFE, BUT IF I WAS ON TV, AND SAID THAT , CAN YOU IMAGINE WHAT WOULD HAPPEN, WITH A SUCCESSFUL , WHITE, BLONDE , BLUE-EYED / BLONDE !

JENNIFER IS THE ** R A C I S T !! ** , IF ANY WHITE PERSON SAID THE SAMETHING , THERE WOULD BE ALOT MORE SAID . THAT STATEMENT DISGUSTED ME & EVEN MORE SO , THAT THE SHOW OR ANYONE ON IT DID NOT SAY ANYTHING TO DEFEND HOW RACIST IT WAS. RACISM GOES BOTH WAY'S !! SAD, WHEN A SHOW LET'S HER SAY THAT & NOT COMMENT ON IT !! YOU WOULD IF I HAD SAID IT.
BUSINESS WOMAN , WHO OWN'S & WORK'S EVERYDAY, EXTREMLY HARD FOR HER OWN COMPANY - TO WATCH A SHOW LET ANOTHER RACE INSULT MINE, YET VICE-VERSA , A WHOLE DIFFERENT STORY.
CASEY67
RHODE ISLAND
PS,
I WAS ONE OF THE PEOPLE WHO WROTE IN TO MAKE SURE THE MAN IN FLORIDA DID NOT GET AWAY WITH KILLING THAT BOY IN FLORIDA BECAUSE HE WAS A " RACIST" , ISN'T SAD ALL THE PEOPLE BEFORE US , WHO FOUGHT , SO WE WOULD STOP SEEING COLOR , AND I FIND ALOT TIME'S FOR ME, BEING A NATURAL BLONDE , BLUE-EYED WOMAN, I GET ALOT OF RACIST COMMENT'S , LIKE I AM DUMB, A SLUT , YET I AM A WOMAN WHO WAS BROUGHT UP TO LIKE SOMEONE FOR WHO THEY ARE , NOT WHAT THERE COLOR OR RELIGION.
SAD, JENNIFER FEEL'S ABOVE ALL THAT .
AND I CANNOT BELIEVE THAT EVELYN TOOK THE FALL FOR HER IN LAS VEGAS FOR JEN, THAT IS ONE MISTAKE SHE WILL NEVER MAKE AGAIN. I NEVER BELIEVED IT WAS HER, JENNIFER ACT'S LIKE HER SHZ%$!! DOES NOT SMELL!!

778 days ago
137.

Vanessa    

This show deserves the same trash it puts out there. It doesn't take much to see how messy the producers are. They sugar coat and twist the violent and demeaning issues on their show and will attack anyone who speaks out about it. Who does that? You have to be out of your mind to carry yourself like this and expect people to side with you on anything. They underestimated their audience and our tolerance for certain things, which is why Jen is now the fan fav.

776 days ago
138.

knickfan212    

The show doesn't portray african american women negatively, those ghetto @$$ girls portray african american women negatively. You have ghetto thugs Evelyn Lozado and Tammi, one jumps across tables and throws bottles in a dinner setting, and the other acts a fool in a foreign country bullying her cast mates and being the signifying promoter of fist fights. The producers only reap the benefits of the women making fools of themselves. As for Jennifer, I would sue that bum b**ch too if she slapped me in the face. She had a bit more class by refusing to have a fist fight. I think Jennifer was the only one married except for Shaunie who is one of the producers reaping the benefits.The rest were merely bootie calls that ended up kicked to the curb by the men. Now they see their dumb actions may cause them to lose that paycheck so they're sorry.

772 days ago
139.

tray    

it does portray them in a negative light

770 days ago
140.

CLASSYLADY    

VHI IS A JOKE! JENNIFER HAS EVERY RIGHT TO SUE, SHE IS A LADY WHO IS HANDLING HER BUSINESS AND TELLING THE TRUTH ABOUT YOUR POOR EXCUSE FOR A SHOW.

764 days ago
141.

DCR1    

She's not saying anything nor has she said anything that hasn't been realised by the public, what the hell? Was it a secret? Well someone should have told gutter rat Tammie and gutter slut Evelyn, because they let us see it from day one, in fact we were all taking bets on which of the two were up for the remake of the excorcist, as well as what st pole susie was going to hump! The way these three women acted was ridiculous, and no shaunie was no better, watching the crap, asking for updates, snickering about the hateful things they did and smiling about the stuff does not exonerate her, nor does it make her any better than any of the other three., also if that young lady had fish allergies, i'm wondering ms susie of we're not being mean we're just playing a joke, what would you have done then? Because no matter how you all phrase it you were being mean, and yes shaunie you were a participant! And to the producers, at what point did you all step in and stop the abuse and bullying? EXACTLY you all had that we're making money, the show must go on, but Jennifer took the classy route as is classic Jennifer and now they want to start throwing simpleness in the game pretty much like shaunie at the reunion wanting to reason Jennifer with that weak crap asking her to drop her lawsuit as if Jennifer like she was five, calling it a mistake, which it took two episodes, so ms simple should have thought before raising her hands nor did anyone stop, nor try to stop her from raising up on Jennifer, So you guys go right ahead, try explaining all those things to his honor, and while they're at it make sure you all have an excuse for why Lozado you guys know, the one you didn't terminate because she was one of the non violent ones along with Tammie, acted as if she was a chimpanzee jumping on a table then onto the floor ready to also strike jennifer later bragging about it oh in fact shouting about it after that slap did so, you should all fall back right now and thank your lucky stars she didn't bring your behinds in for terroristick threats!

750 days ago
142.

Matt    

They all should calm down and take things easy. There is no reason to go to court for stuff like that. personalberatung

742 days ago
143.

Stefanie    

Do these people not have any more important issues in their lives than filing lawsuits? konveksi seragam

724 days ago
144.

MzLouisiana    

jennifer was right to sue Nia because she was a non-mf factor to the show and the producers allowed her to slap someone. Shaunie should have taken control of the situation and had Nia removed when she started to go around the table. But she liked the mess just as much as vh1 does, and if that is what they call a brand something is very wrong here

722 days ago
145.

Micolee    

How come she didn't feel this way when she was "in the circle"?

677 days ago
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