Mendeecees Harris is a main cast on Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta since season ten.
He appears as a supporting cast member on seasons three, five and six of Love & Hip Hop: New York.
Before Love & Hip Hop
Mendeecees Harris is a Former real estate entrepreneur, entertainment manager and rapper. He was born in Harlem, New York to Panamanian parents. He owns the Beat Factory Studio in The Bronx and manages several NYC-based rappers, such as Vado and Webstar. He has been in a relationship with Yandy Smith since 2008, and has two children from previous relationships, Lil Mendeecees, born to Samantha Wallace on October 9, 2005, and Aasim, born to Erika DeShazo on September 7, 2011. He also had a casual fling with Rashidah Ali, years before their appearance on the show together.
Love & Hip Hop franchise (2013–2019)
Mendeecees joins the supporting cast of Love & Hip Hop: New York in season three, which chronicles the birth of Omere, his first child with Yandy, and the couple's engagement. However, later in the season, their wedding plans are interrupted when Mendeecees faces legal issues and is forced to turn himself into custody for multiple drug and trafficking charges. Mendeecees is locked up awaiting sentencing during season four, but continues to make appearances on the show via phone call conversations with Yandy. Mendeecees returns in season five after getting bail, and Yandy gives birth to their second child, Skylar.
On May 25, 2015, Yandy and Mendeecees were married live on VH1 as part of the special Love & Hip Hop Live: The Wedding.
In season six, Mendeecees is sentenced to eight years in jail and turns himself in again in the finale. While he is behind bars in season seven, Yandy admits that her televised wedding was "symbolic" and that her marriage to Mendeecees is not legal.
Mendeeces would continue to make appearances via phone call conversations with Yandy and other cast members during seasons seven, eight and nine, and in the special The Love Edition. He also appears in an episode of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta: After Party Live! with Yandy.
Green screen looks
Mendeecees has made 42 appearances.
|Love & Hip Hop: New York (42 episodes)|
|3.01, 3.03, 3.04, 3.05, 3.06, 3.07, 3.08, 3.09, 3.10, 3.11|
|4.01, 4.04, 4.07, 4.12|
|5.01, 5.02, 5.03, 5.04, 5.05, 5.06, 5.07, 5.08, 5.09, 5.10, 5.11, 5.12, 5.13, 5.15, 5.16, 5.17|
|Love & Hip Hop Live: The Wedding|
|6.01, 6.03, 6.05, 6.09, 6.10, 6.11, 6.12|
|7.07, 7.08, 7.10, 7.15|
|Love & Hip Hop: New York supporting cast members|
|Jim Jones | Mashonda | Maurice | Mama Jones | Teairra Marí | Mendeecees | Consequence | Lore'l | Kaylin | Peter Gunz | Nya Lee | Saigon | Diamond Strawberry | Cisco | Chink Santana | Precious Paris | Jhonni Blaze | DJ Self | Yorma | Rose | Hennessy | Samantha | J. Adrienne | Swift | DJ Drewski | Sofi Green | Sky | Kim | Judy | Asia | Ashley | Jade | Moniece | Major Galore | Navarro | Brittney Taylor | Jaquáe | Jonathan | James R. | Ashley Diaz | DreamDoll | Sophia Body | Karl | Grafh | Ayisha Diaz | Trent | Kiyanne | Alexis Skyy | Maino | Sidney Starr | Maggie|