'American Idol': Get a glimpse of 'Fantasia for Real' in January

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"American Idol" winner Fantasia is getting her own reality show come Jan. 11, 2010.

The stage actress and Grammy-nominated singer will be starring in her own reality series "Fantasia For Real," according to VH1.

The eight-episode show will center on the single mother as she deals with fame, her career, and family.

Jeff Olde, Executive Vice President, Original Programming & Production of  VH1 said in a statement, "Our audience helped Fantasia become an American Idol and now, with this series, they get a backstage pass into her real life as she confronts obstacles to realize her true potential as an artist, a mother, a daughter and a sister."

Fantasia joins the ranks of Chili (of TLC), Ray J, Terrell Owens, Salt -N- Pepa, Irv Gotti, and Diddy as VH1 reality show denizens.

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