Wednesday's edition of "E! True Hollywood Story" on E! Entertainment Television will feature Kenya Bell, the wife of Milwaukee Bucks guard Charlie Bell, and other NBA wives.
The episode, called "Basketball Wives: True Hollywood Story," airs at 9 p.m. The show, which has aired for 13 seasons, features "real life" looks at Hollywood celebrities, movies, TV shows and well-known public figures. It's featured NFL and MLB wives in the past.
Film crews shot Bell at Whiskey Bar during a photo shot for Lela boutique (yes, this is my wife's store), the Bradley Center and other venues around town.
Bell, a former Miss Michigan USA, wore a dress made by a Milwaukee designer Shanel Regier for one of the segments. Bell and her husband have two kids who will probably also be seen on the episode. Yet, Bell told me, "I'm not sure what made the show and what didn't, or how my story fits into the show but I'm excited to see it."
"Hopefully my story will encourage others to keep reaching toward your goals even when they seem impossible. My philosophy is that your 30's are the new 20's and it's never too late to fulfill your dreams," added Bell.
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