One minute they're posing for the press - the next they're running from the spotlight. Celebrity Damage Control is an hour-long factual series about celebrities who were caught committing crime or something just plain wrong and embarrassing yet managed to survive the scandal with careers intact and in some cases even flourishing afterward. From driving under the influence, to shoplifting, to tax evasion, to beating up paparazzi, or being the victim of an embarrassing blackmail scam, Celebrity Damage Control unveils Hollywood's most notorious celebrity scandals and reveals what celebrities did to survive the upheaval. Robert Downey Jr., Sean Penn, Charlie Sheen, Hugh Grant, Mel Gibson, Rob Lowe and many more have all had a brush with the law and Celebrity Damage Control examines every case with commentary from public relations agents, pop culture experts and lawyers to find out why celebrities are forgiven and deemed innocent by the public - even if proven guilty.
Lil’ Kim is the Brooklyn born MC who redefined the image of women in the world for hip-hop. She overcame poverty and homelessness to become one of the world’s most promising young stars. But sometimes, the higher you reach, the further you have to fall. When a rivalry with another rapper leads to a shootout in downtown New York, Lil’ Kim goes from the big time to the big house. Sentenced to hard time for refusing to snitch, Kim faces an uphill battle to get her career back on track. Will her best efforts at damage control elevate her back to the top of her game?