Running Russell Simmons is an American docu-reality television series produced by Simmons Lathan Media Group and Picture This Television which follows entertainment personality Russell Simmons and the all-female crew of assistants who manage his daily schedule.
The series aired in the USA on Oxygen from 2 November to 7 December, 2010. There are six hour-long episodes in one season.
Running Russell Simmons premiered in South Africa on DStv's Vuzu channel on Tuesday 2 August 2011, at 19h30. New episodes broadcast weekly.
Behind every good man is a great woman, but behind every American mogul stands several great women.
Running Russell Simmons offers an exclusive peek at the life of Russell Simmons - entrepreneur, entertainment and fashion icon, philanthropist and yogi - and the powerful team that helps to keep the machine running.
Simmons' assistants not only know the ins and outs of his business deals, but also have a hand in managing his family life and party planning: a 24/7 commitment.
It's not all work and no play for Simmons' associates, who get to experience the perks of living the good life in Hollywood.
Their glam jobs bring them face-to-face with everyone from former Presidents and international royalty to the biggest names in show business.