GLAAD announced today that it will honor Debra Messing with the Excellence in Media Award, which is presented to media professionals who have made a significant difference in promoting equality and acceptance of LGBTQ people. Previous Excellence in Media Award honorees include Robert De Niro, Russell Simmons, Kelly Ripa, Patti LaBelle, Tyra Banks, Julianne […]
After last night's fabulously juicy first season of Fox's juggernaut series "Empire," we'll have some time to wait before the second season airs. But, two of the talented cast-Jussie Smollett and his on-screen brother Bryshere 'Yazz' Gray - are still around to grace us with their good spirit, humor and, of course, their music. The actors […]
Lynn Whitfield's surprising role on "How to Get Away with Murder," Patti LaBelle helps "The View" co-host Whoopi Goldberg celebrate her birthday while Oran "Juice" Jones helps Jimmy Kimmel celebrate his. Plus, there's my watchlist and what's hot (Misty Copeland's upcoming "Swan Lake" performance) and not (the Missouri-based KKK).
Anyone watching "The View" Monday knew co-host Sherri Shepherd couldn't wait to grill Monday's guest co-host Mona Scott-Young about her successful yet controversial "Love & Hip Hop" franchise. It was all over Sherri's aura. And she soon (like 4 minutes into the show) got her chance to air her grievances.
Greetings and salutations! Lots to report today including Oprah Winfrey exclusively sharing her thoughts on Dr. Maya Angelou's death with "Entertainment Tonight" while her ex-stepmom shared how she was evicted from her home and Lupita Nyong'o is cast in "Star Wars Episode VII." Plus, there's my watchlist and what's hot (Whoopi Goldberg's late mother, Emma […]
Happy Hump Day! In case you didn't know, Lupita Nyong'o is the "Most Beautiful" person in the world and the infamous "Real Housewives of Atlanta" reunion special earned record viewers though a show insider says its unlikely that both Kenya Moore and Porsha Williams will return following the dust-up. Plus, there's my watchlist and what's […]
It's no surprise that "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" season six reunion special is among the top news in black entertainment today. Joining that show is Ice Cube's visit to "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" and people's thoughts about the Lifetime film "A Day Late and a Dollar Short." Plus, see what's hot (KeKe Palmer lands […]
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!
Fresh off the news that it delivered its most watched quarter in its history, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network started the day with more big news.
I admit I was so dismayed by the behavior “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” cast members displayed in recent episodes that I wasn’t in the mood to watch the reality show’s star NeNe Leakes make her debut on “Dancing with the Stars” Monday.