Well, well, well, ABC's "Scandal" has cast Khandi Alexander as Olivia Pope's mother, Maya Lewis. This news was quite unexpected. Many people, myself included, had been wagering to see who would be cast in the much-talked about role.
Few people get to meet a U.S. president. Dule Hill has met four - one fake and three real ones. And now he's gotten to strut his stuff in front of a sitting one.
By Kyle Harvey, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Since winning "American Idol" in 2004, Fantasia Barrino has been one of R&B's strongest voices and among the most accomplished singers in the genre. The North Carolina native has put out 4 award-winning albums and has been praised for her role as "Ms. Celie" in the Broadway production […]
Fantasia Barrino has admitted she got pregnant by her married lover Antwaun Cook and had an abortion around the time of her failed suicide attempt, RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned. The 'American Idol' winner made the sensational confession in a North Carolina court on Monday during Cook's divorce proceeding with his ex-wife Paula. Fantasia Admits On […]
'American Idol' winner Fantasia Barrino says she knew exactly what she was doing when she tried to overdose on aspirin on Aug. 9. She discussed the suicide attempt on 'Good Morning America' with Robin Roberts, saying that she's now feeling better thanks to the support of caring hospital staff and a life coach. "I think […]
NEW YORK - A week after an overdose, Fantasia is back to promoting her new album. In a statement released Monday, Fantasia says she "can't thank my fans enough for their prayers and support during such a challenging time." The singer overdosed on aspirin and other pills at her home in Charlotte, N.C., last week. […]
UPDATE: 'American Idol' Season 3 winner Fantasia Barrino, 26, was released from the hospital late Wednesday, after overdosing on aspirin and sleeping pills on Monday. Barrino was said to be "heartbroken" after a N.C. woman accused the singer in divorce documents of breaking up her marriage and making sex tapes with her husband. "She has […]
Forget Adam Lambert. Another former 'American Idol' is in the news this week. Fantasia Barrino is returning to her reality TV roots with a new series, 'Fantasia for Real,' which kicks off January 11 on VH1. The docu-series will focus on all aspects of Fantasia's life, including her career, motherhood, and the obstacles she faced […]
From Idol To More Reality: Fantasia Barrino has landed her own reality series at VH1, to premiere in 2010. The show will focus on "her tough upbringing to her meteoric rise on the national scene thanks to 'American Idol,'" says VH1 VP Jeff Olde. Cameras will follow her day to day life that includes being […]
Alright, America. You asked for it, you got it! OK, maybe you didn't ask, per se, but I knew you wanted it, so here it is: The Ultimate American Idol' Power Rankings. That's right. Like Dr. Frankenstein, I've been working in the "Eye on Idol" lab for weeks to pull together this unstoppable force - […]