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Written by  Tony Regusters
First episode date  16 September 1989
Genre  Talk show
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Country of origin  United States
Final episode date  2002

Created by  Sheila Johnson Tony Regusters
Developed by  Tony Regusters Byrd/George Productions Strange Fruit Films
Directed by  Rick Johnson Alisa McCoy Cindy Birch Nia Hill Mercedes Funderburk (talent)
Presented by  Jay Cooper Dajour Gabrielle Dennis Adimu Cinque Glendy Belma Johnson Marcelle Larice Ananda Lewis Tisha Lewis Lisa Johnson Smith
Program creators  Sheila Johnson, Tony Regusters
Awards  NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Children's Program
Similar  Video Soul, Cita's World, Rap City, Planet Groove, BET: Uncut

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Teen Summit is an American talk show for youth that aired on Black Entertainment Television (BET) from September 16, 1989 to August 31, 2002.


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Created by Black Entertainment Television chief operating officer Sheila Johnson and originating producer Tony Regusters, Teen Summit dealt with the everyday issues teenagers dealt with and attempted to bring them into a positive, uplifting light, while motivate the teen viewers. Following original program host Lisa Johnson, various hosts have appeared on the show throughout the years, including Ananda Lewis.

Cancellation/2007 episode

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After 13 years, Teen Summit was cancelled on August 31, 2002. On June 21, 2007, BET aired an episode of Teen Summit called Teen Summit: Backstage Pass.

List of hosts

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  • DJ Cocoa Chanelle... DJ (1994 - 2001)
  • Jay Cooper .... Host (2000-2003)
  • Dajour .... Host (1994-1998)
  • Fran Toliver Edwards .... Cast Member (as On Jam Fran 1996- 2001)
  • Gabrielle Dennis .... Hostess (1998-2000)
  • Adimu .... Host (2000)
  • Cinque Glendy .... Host (2002-2003)
  • Belma Johnson .... Host 1994
  • Marcelle Larice .... Hostess (2002-2003) (as Marcelle Kroll)
  • Ananda Lewis .... Host (1994-1997)
  • Tisha Lewis .... Correspondent/ Posse Member (1996-2002)
  • Don Champion .... Correspondent/Posse Member (1999-2002)
  • Lisa Johnson Smith .... Host (1989-1994)
  • Derrell Ross (D-knott)...Dancer (1994-1999)
  • Kenji Jasper - Posse Member (1989-1993)
  • References

    Teen Summit Wikipedia

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