After starring on The Real Blac Chyna this summer, Tokyo Toni starred on her dating show Tokyo Toni’s Finding Love ASAP. Both shows were streamed on Zeus Network, a streaming service that charges users $3.99 to access their original content focused on social media influencers. Zeus has shows starring Joseline Hernandez, Black Chyna, B. Simone, and of course Tokyo Toni. Toni, whose real name is Shalana Hunter calls herself “The Godmother of The Internet” and vlogs daily on her Shalana Hunter YouTube Channel. Since parting ways with Zeus, Tokyo has gone to YouTube to air grievances with the Zeus Network.
Tokyo claims they have not paid her what she was promised for both shows and neglected to promote the show properly. Tokyo, an executive producer of her show, also claims that Zeus did not put out the show that as it was agreed to be produced. Today, Tokyo revealed on her YouTube Channel that she has hired a lawyer and a private investigator which in efforts to file a lawsuit against the Zeus Network. Tokyo anticipated a monthly payment but received a cease and desist letter from Zeus which she also shared on her YouTube Channel. The back and forth between Tokyo Toni and Zeus Network made headlines throughout the blogosphere and social media.
The Wendy Williams Show covered both of Tokyo’s Zeus shows, the latter which also features Love & Hip Hop mom Lyrica Garrett, and the recent controversy surrounding Tokyo’s pay. Zeus Network posted screenshots of checks sent to Tokyo, which later appeared to have differing written legal amounts and numeric amounts. Lala Milan, star of BET’s Boomerang reboot and viral sensation shared a similar experience. Milan commented, "The 'finance man' took forever to pay me too.. 2-3 months to be exact, if I would've never said anything they would've kept it pushing.. and I'm NOT the only person who had this issue. Unfortunately most of them problem won't speak up though” Check out Tokyo Toni’s Youtube for more tea on Zeus Network, The Kardashians, and whatever she feels like talking about!