Where Are They Now: The Ladies Of Flavor Of Love

Seriously, where is Pumkin?

When Pumkin was spitting on New York and the sound effects were cued for Hottie batting her eyelashes, weren’t those the days?

It’s been years since these ladies vied for the attention of the pint-sized rapper Flavor Flav on VH1’s answer to the bachelor, The Flavor of Love but that hasn’t stopped fans from wondering what happened to all the gals.

Click through our gallery to see what the ladies are up to and look like now and relive the infamous spit moment between New York and Pumkin in the video below.

[This post was update on February 9, 2017]

  • 1 Tiffany “New York” Pollard then
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  • 2 New York now
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    Since her time on FoL, I Love New York, New York Goes to Hollywood, and New York Goes to Work, Tiffany has entertained on countless TV shows, such as E!’s Botched, TV One’s The Next :15, VH1’s Family Therapy alongside her mom Sister Patterson, and memorably on the U.K.’s Celebrity Big Brother. You can currently see Tiffany on her new web series Brunch with Tiffany on VH1.com.

  • 3 Nicole “Hoopz” Alexander then
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    After the her time on FoL, Hoopz started an on-again, off-again relationship with basketball player Shaquille O’Neal. Hoopz’s public breakup with Shaq was documented on her new docuseries It Takes A Sister on Oxygen. In addition to her series with her family, Nicole is going strong with her fitness line, Hoopz Fit and her boutique Heaven On Earth in Tennessee. In 2016, she told VH1 she still loves Flav.

  • 5 Larissa “Bootz” Aurora then
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  • 6 Bootz now
    In a statement to VH1, Bootz says she is now divorced and raising her children in Las Vegas as a single mother. “I am collecting my checks, going to school to get a degree in business,” Bootz continued, “What people don’t know is I was in a car accident two and and a 1/2 years ago so I have not been able to continue my position as a reality [personality] because of injuries and legal reasons.”

  • 7 Leilene “Smiley” Ondrade then

  • Smiley has continued acting, modeling, and mostly producing since her days on reality TV. A single mother, she manages her daughter’s aspiring singing career now. She is also pursuing a post-graduate degree. In 2016, she revealed that her appearance on FoL saved her from an abusive relationship.

  • 9 London “Deelishis” Charles then
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    Deelishis is the morning host on Radio 1’s Hot 107.5 in Detroit. She was rumored to be in a relationship with Wiz khalifa which she did not deny in our interview with her in 2015. She is a single mother to two daughters, a frequent Instagrammer, and party host. In 2016, she was rumored to be in a relationship with producer Stevie J, even appearing on the season five finale of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta with him.

  • 11 Becky “Buckwild” Johnston then

  • 12 Buckwild now
    In a statement to VH1, Becky wrote, “When I went on the show I absolutely wanted to be Flav’s girlfriend. He’s a great guy. Unfortunately, he was already in a relationship at that time, unbeknownst to us all on the show.” Buckwild now works as a manger for a toy store and “loves it,” and keeps fans up to date on her life on her blog BeckyBeLike.com. She and Saaphyri are legit BFFs.

  • 13 Schatar “Hottie” Sapphira then

  • 14 Hottie now
    Schatar is now married and a mom. According to her website she is a self-proclaimed: “producer, global actress, author, vocalist, beauty pro, and techie.” You can also learn how to sport eyelashes like Hottie with a video tutorial you can purchase on her site. In 2017, Hottie told VH1 she wrote a book under her pen name Star Sugarman.

  • 15 Shay “Buckeey” Johnson then
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  • 16 Buckeey now
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    Shay was featured on Love & Hip Hop Atlanta in a love triangle alongside rapper Lil Scrappy. Of her time on FOL, she says, “The most memorable moment for me was when I was eliminated only because it was unexpected. I really felt that my connection with Flav was bigger than the incident I was eliminated for.” Shay has started her own hairline Shay J Bliss (a proceed of which go to a Breast Cancer Foundation each year) and a fitness line.

  • 17 Courtney “Goldie” Jackson then

  • 18 Goldie now
    After her time on the show, Goldie pursued stand-up comedy touring the U.S. Now, she seemingly keeps a relatively low profile but does have an Instagram page with recent pictures.

  • 19 Saaphyri Windsor then
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  • 20 Saaphyri now
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    Saaphyri created a unisex lip balm called Lip Chap but then she served jail time for identity theft. She was released in 2010. In a statement to VH1, she said, “my feelings were very genuine for Flav. I believe we would have definitely become serious had I stayed in the house longer.” Saaphyri most recently appeared on E!’s Botched to have her breast job corrected and says she’s best friends with Buckwild who’s garage she uses for storage.

  • 21 Tykiesha “Somethin” Thomas then
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  • 22 Somethin’ now
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    Of the infamous “poo” moment on season three of Flavor of Love, Thomas tells VH1, “[It was] too much drinking and no food. I forgot to eat and just drank way too much.” Nowadays, Tykiesha works in the nursing field and is single “by choice” but definitely dating.

  • 23 Brooke “Pumkin” Thompson
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    After her appearances on Flavor of Love, Charm School and I Love Money Pumkin appeared in a Playboy Channel softcore film. Thompson has all but disappeared from social media but in 2016 she told VH1, she now works at an accounting firm in Bakersfield, CA and is single with no children.

You can check out where Tiffany “New York” Pollard is now, in her new series Brunch with Tiffany. Watch episode one below!