"They Shot Me Down"
It looks like Love and Hip Hop tarnished Karlie Redd's chances for more film roles. Before she was known as Karlie Redd on Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta. She appeared on another VH1 show called Scream Queens which a challenge about 10 aspiring actresses a chance to win a role in a horror movie Karlie didn't win.
But she says in a new radio interview that even since she has been Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta, several directors, including Tyler Perry have turned her down because of her reputation on the show.
“I went for a role for a Tyler Perry film and they shot me down because I was on ‘Love and Hip Hop."
“Literally I’m on my way to set to work, got the role and everything and then they find out I’m on the show and then they’re like, ‘Uh, no.’”