The Paley Center for Media announced a new selection to its Paley Front Row series dubbed Inside The Secret Life of Lele Pons, Billboard can exclusively reveal today (Aug. 13).
On the next Paley Front Row episode, Pons and her team will further discuss the YouTube original docu-series The Secret Life of Lele Pons that premiered during Mental Health Awareness Month.
In the five-part series, the social media star and singer reveals her lifelong struggle with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and other mental health conditions, documenting her journey from childhood to present day, her therapy sessions, and how living with OCD has impacted her career as an influencer and musician.
According to Maureen J. Reidy, the Paley Center’s President & CEO, the intimate conversation will tackle Pon’s personal struggles and triumphs. “Lele Pons is one of the most dynamic names in entertainment today,” Reidy said in an official statement. “This conversation is a perfect addition to our stellar collection of Paley Front Row programs.”
Presented by Citi and available on the Paley Center’s YouTube channel, the Paley Front Row series showcases today’s artists discussing their careers, anecdotes, and more.
“I appreciate the Paley Center for inviting my team and me to talk about this life-changing docuseries,” Pons said in an official statement. “The goal of the series was to inspire conversations about mental health, to show the world that there’s power in being vulnerable. The love and support have been overwhelming and I’m excited for everyone to hear more about my journey, the process of creating this series, and what we’ve learned.”
Inside the Secret Life of Lele Pons will air at noon ET on Friday, Aug. 14 here.