Actress Cocoa Brown Tells Single Mother’s To Take A Minute To Regroup

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Actress Cocoa Brown Urges Single Mother's Take A Minute To Regroup With Mother’s Day less than a month away, actress and star of Tyler Perry’s The Single Moms Club,” Cocoa Brown has some advice for her fellow single mothers in an interview with Sister 2 Sister Magazine. During the interview Brown urged women to utilize their village.  As a single mother, she understands … [Read more...]

Rebel Wilson Tweets The Coolest Picture Of The ‘Pitch Perfect 2′ Cast

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Rebel Wilson Tweets The Coolest Picture Of The 'Pitch Perfect 2' Cast Just a few days we shared details regarding Pitch Perfect 2 starring Rebel Wilson.  Rebel tweeted this picture of her with the cast of the a cappella sequel in front of a graffiti back drop to kick off the first day of shooting. 1st day of PP2 rehearsals! @EsterDean @Brittanysnow @kelleyjakle @AlexisKnapp … [Read more...]

Octavia Spencer To Star In Mini-Series On OWN

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Oscar winner Octavia Spencer is set to star in “Tulsa” on OWN. The two-night miniseries will tell the story of the largest race riot in U.S. history, where 300 people are believed to have been murdered. No one tells a human interest story like Ms. Winfrey, so I’m sure OWN will do the story of “Tulsa” justice. Also read:  Actress Octavia Spencer Lands Role In Fox’s Drama Series … [Read more...]

Rebel Wilson Graduates In “Pitch Perfect 2″ & Confirms Involvement In “Kung Fu Panda 3″

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Lately actress Rebel Wilson has put on many hats. Earlier this year she was the voice of Hopper in several commercials for DirectTV, last year she was the mastermind behind her very own television show for ABC and this year she’s taking on multiple movie roles. Also Read:  Rebel Wilson’s Voice Stars In New DISH Network ‘Hopper’ Commercial In 2012s hit “Pitch Perfect,” … [Read more...]

Tamela Mann To Perform Her Hit Single On ‘The View’ For Sherri Shepherd’s Birthday

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On Tuesday, April 22nd you can catch Grammy award nominated vocalist Tamela Mann performing on ABC’s The View. Tamela’s appearance on the daytime talk show is in celebration of co-host Sherri Shepherd’s birthday. Mrs. Mann recently shared her love for Sherri and her excitement about appearing on next week’s show. “Sherri is a dear friend, and I’m thrilled to be a part of … [Read more...]

Melissa McCarthy Is On Josh Gad’s Wish List To Star In ‘Frozen 2′

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Melissa McCarthy is one talented woman. In the past she’s starred in films alongside Jason Bateman (Identity Thief) and Sandra Bullock (The Heat). This summer we’ll get to see her exchange lines with Susan Sarandon (Tammy), and if all goes well, we may see her starring with Josh Gad in the sequel to Frozen. VH1 spoke with Josh Gad on the red carpet at the FX Upfronts in NYC … [Read more...]

Shonda Rhimes To Appear On Jimmy Kimmel After ‘Scandal’ Season Finale

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As much as we enjoy watching Scandal every Thursday night to see the Olivia-Fitz-Mellie love triangle unfold, we also stay on the edge of our seats to see what Shonda Rhimes, the creator of Scandal, has waiting for us. Following the season finale of Scandal, Shonda Rhimes will be on a special edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live, titled “Behind the Scandalabra,” airing Thursday … [Read more...]

ARETHA FRANKLIN SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT: “PATTI & I ARE COOL”

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There have been several rumors circulating surrounding Patti LaBelle and Aretha Franklin. The rumors started after the duo performed at the White House for the “Women of Soul” concert. Allegedly, Aretha Franklin snubbed Patti when she extended her hand to greet the “Respect” singer upon entering the stage. After the initial interaction, it was rumored that Patti LaBelle was … [Read more...]

Amber Riley To Receive GirlPower Award For Being Her AWESOME Self!

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Less than a month after releasing her beautiful single "Colorblind," Amber Riley's star continues to soar. On May 22, 2014, Amber will receive the GirlPower Children’s Inspiration Award at a ceremony in Beverly Hills. The goal of the ceremony is to honor women who are view as inspirations, and Amber definitely embodies that role. Also Read: Watch Amber Riley Perform New … [Read more...]

Kelly Price Debuts New Feel Good Single “It’s My Time”

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Regardless of what you think about Kelly Price after seeing her on R&B Divas: L.A., you can’t deny that she is one talented diva! After a dramatic season on the TV One show, Ms. Price is ready to get back to singing and to show us how serious she is, Kelly’s next project, "Sing Pray Love Vol. 1: Sing" is scheduled for a June 3, 2014 release date. In the following … [Read more...]

Adele Is The Most Listened To Artist By Employees While Working

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Listening to music is the best way to get through an 8 hour work day and of all of the musicians in the world, Adele is the most listened to artist during work hours. Online music streaming website Spotify recently conducted a study and revealed that 61% of people listen to music in the workplace and 16% of those employees listen to Adele. For the report, Spotify … [Read more...]

Christina Hendricks Shares What Started The “Game of Thrones” Rumors

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Typically, celebrity rumors come from unknown sources, but Christina Hendricks recently started her own rumor and put the same rumor to rest. Rumors that the "Mad Men" actress was heading to the HBO hit series “Game of Thrones” surfaced after she was asked if she wanted to star in any other shows. Although she had never seen the show, she replied, ‘Game of Thrones’ because she … [Read more...]

Oprah Winfrey Teaches: 4 Lessons That I Learned From O Magazine’s May 2014 Issue

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Oprah Winfrey is more than just a multi-media mogul. With 60 glorious years of life under her belt, she has wealth of knowledge; professionally and personally. This month O Magazine’s theme is "How to Love the Skin You're In," and it’s filled with great tips for any woman looking a little inspiration. I’ve decided to share lessons hidden in the pages of O Magazine’s May 2014 … [Read more...]

Aidy Bryant Helps Seth Rogen Promote His Hosting Gig For SNL

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This weekend the funny and adorable Seth Rogen is hosting “Saturday Night Live.” Seth has enlisted comedian Aidy Bryant to spread the news in a series of SNL promos. If I’m correct, this is Aidy’s first time appearing in an SNL promo, so for that she gets a ‘hi-five.’ Also Read:  ‘SNL’ Adds Newcomers Aidy Bryant, Tim Robinson & Cecily Strong To Cast In the promos, The … [Read more...]

Mary Lambert Shares Her Love Stories & Her Time As Long As It Helps Her Fans

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Heart wrenching tales of love, separations and disappointments are typically the foundation for the most honest bodies of work, including music. While performing at ‘Live in the Vineyard’ recently, Mary Lambert was interviewed by SheKnows. During the interview, Mary shared her journey towards love as a gay woman. When asked how heartbreak can inspire great music, Mary revealed … [Read more...]

Candice Glover’s Debut Album “Music Speaks” Needs Our Help + A Giveaway

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Candice Glover was the main reason that I tuned into American Idol last season. At one point in time I could run down every single winner but somewhere between Jordin Sparks winning to the shakeup at the judges table, I fell out of love with the Fox television show. However, when Candice Glover emerged during season 12, she caught my attention. As a lover of all things R&B … [Read more...]

Lena Dunham Shares Story Of Sister’s Coming Out During Award Ceremony

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Lena Dunham is one of many celebrities that support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights.  Not only is her support for the LGBT community a passion project, but it’s a personal one as well. Also read: ‘Girls’ Creator Lena Dunham Makes ‘SNL’ Hosting Debut Next Month  Recently the "Girls" creator and star shared her experiences growing up with Grace, her lesbian … [Read more...]

Gabourey, Retta & Lena: Why You Should Follow These Plus Size Actresses On Twitter

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Since joining twitter in 2009, my love with the micro-blogging website has fizzled.  When I initially joined the social media website, I loved it, and then life happened and logging on became a chore.  Until recently, the only time I logged onto twitter was to update the DailyVenusDiva.com page, and then Retta happened. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Retta, she’s … [Read more...]