05/18/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Fantasia Reality Show: "Idol" Winner Coming to VH-1

Fantasia Barrino must have loved being on reality TV. The former American Idol star will be back in the game come early 2010 -- starring in a new unscripted series on VH1.

"Fantasia has one of the most fascinating stories in show business, from her tough upbringing to her meteoric rise on the national scene thanks to American Idol,'" Jeff Olde, executive vp original programming at VH1, tells the Hollywood Reporter.

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