"A magic trick on top of a rollercoaster." That's Don Cheadle on his character, Maurice "Mo" Monroe, a super slick, cocaine-snorting, high-rolling, anything-to-win trader in Black Monday, the new Showtime series that walks up to the worst day in Wall Street history. He may be understating the guy. He could also be talking about the […]
"I've often been asked, 'Why doesn't Showtime have a late night talk show?'" said the network's co-president of entertainment, Gary Levine, at the 2019 winter TCA gathering of television critics. " And the answer has always been that, "We never want to mimic shows that are on other networks." Now, Showtime has a late night talk […]
"The hardest thing in this world is to live in it." -Buffy Summers This week marks the 20th Anniversary of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer's" premiere episode. And while many of us have moved on from our high-school days, it would be unfair to look back at our formative years and not pay our respects to […]
💘💘💘 Another Singles Awareness Day has come and gone… 💘💘💘 Can you believe it's already that time of year again? Trust and believe, for us single ladies Valentine's Day can be particularly trying. What, with our social media feeds being taken over by cutesy photos, hearts and other such shenanigans. Rest assured, you are not alone. I mean, […]
Altogether now: Awwwww. Really, there's no other possible reaction to the first photo of Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel's new arrival, Silas. Timberlake posted the picture Sunday night on Instagram. The adorable baby was born one week ago. As is evident from his cute t-shirt, he is already rooting for his dad's favorite basketball team, […]
It's that time of year again! The American Black Film Festival, ABFF, kicks off its 18th annual jubilee, with four days dedicated to the very best in black cinema and TV.
"We've all known it was coming, the death of Maya Angelou. But when you hear it for the first time, it really does sort of hit you in the stomach," "CBS This Morning" co-anchor Gayle King told viewers when the news of her good friend's passing broke earlier today. She died in her sleep early […]
The first half of 2014 is turning out to be a busy one for Taraji P. Henson. Though she's no longer starring in CBS's "Person of Interest," the Oscar-nominated actress just wrapped taping a pilot for Fox's Lee Daniels drama, "Empire," and she'll soon be promoting "Think Like a Man Too," which premieres June 20.
Happy Hump Day! I have a few things for you to nipple on today, including Kerry Washington dishing on what we can expect from "Scandal's" season three finale Thursday, who'll be stopping by Maya Rudolph's new variety show and why Whoopi Goldberg dropped 30 pounds. Plus, see my watchlist and what's hot (and not). Enjoy!
By Lilly Workneh (Article originally published on theGrio.com) Lupita Nyong'o is kicking off the Spring with a stellar start. The Academy Award winner has landed the cover of the May Issue for Marie Claire donning a hot-pink strapless gown and a killer smile. Nyong'o, who is now endorsed by beauty brand Lancome, joins four fellow actresses who have each landed […]