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Loni Love Keeps It Real in Her New Book

The memoir traces her trajectory from Detroit projects to multi-hyphenate comedian

A photo of Loni Love attending an event in February 2020.
ALoni Love attends The Women’s Cancer Research Fund’s Unforgettable Evening 2020 on February 27, 2020 in Beverly Hills, California. Photo: Tibrina Hobson/WireImage/Getty Images

Loni Love, the Emmy-award-winning co-host of The Real, has come a long way from her humble beginnings.

She was kicked out of her mother’s home in a Detroit housing project and lived in her car while working on an assembly line at…




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