Aretha Franklin To Release An Album Of Diva Classics, Including Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep”

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Aretha Franklin To Release An Album Of Diva Classics, Including Adele's "Rolling In The Deep" Vocally, there isn’t much that Aretha Franklin can’t do, and that includes turning classic songs into her own. Franklin is scheduled to release a new studio album, Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics on October 21, 2014. In addition to being the Queen of Soul, Franklin has … [Read more...]

Shonda Rhimes’ Track Record Draws Comparisons To Aaron Spelling

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ABC's Thursday Lineup Is In Shonda's Hands Shonda Rhimes has the Midas touch. If you don’t believe me, I implore you to tune into ABC this fall when 3 shows that Rhimes has her hand in claim the 8pm to 10pm time slot on the network. The three shows that I’m speaking of being Grey’s Anatomy, now in its 11th season, fan favorite Scandal and her newest show, How to Get Away … [Read more...]

Lena Dunham Opens Up About Body Image Issues While Giving Advice To Other Women In New Book

Lena Dunham Opens Up About Body Image Issues While Giving Advice To Other Women In New Book

Lena Dunham Opens Up About Body Image Issues While Giving Advice To Other Women In New Book Lena Dunham is preparing to release a book entitled Not That Kind Of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s ‘Learned. Leading up to the release of her new book, Lena has posted several YouTube videos called “Ask Lena," where she addresses several issues and answers questions that many … [Read more...]

Wendy Williams Hosts The Explosive 2-Part R&B Divas LA Reunion Special

Wendy Williams Hosts The Explosive 2-Part R&B Divas LA Reunion Special

Wendy Williams Hosts The Explosive 2-Part R&B Divas LA Reunion Special Last night part one of the R&B Divas LA reunion aired on TV One and the women came prepared to air out their clean and dirty laundry. Talk show host Wendy Williams returned as the host of the sizzling reunion special and in my opinion Wendy should host all reunion shows for every reality show going … [Read more...]

Mz. 007 Is Important And She’s Telling You Why

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Mz. 007 Is Important And She's Telling You Why When I saw this video pop up in my timeline I had to play it and I must admit the hook is catchy. What I like besides the hook is this plus diva has confidence and some style. The makeup is on point and the corset is fierce. You may or may not like the language, but one thing you can say this video isn’t poor quality, Mz. 007 out … [Read more...]

Fall 2014 TV Lineup: Shows That You Must See

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Fall 2014 TV Lineup:  Shows That You Must See Fall is upon us and there a ton of new (and old) shows worth tuning into. Major networks, ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and The CW all have some shows worth checking out, but today we’ve listed five of our favorites. To keep it fair, we’ll share one show from each network that we plan on watching this fall. NBC (The Voice) The Voice - … [Read more...]

Octavia Spencer’s New Show ‘Red Band Society’ Is Worth Watching

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Octavia Spencer's New Show 'Red Band Society' Is Worth Watching  Since winning an Oscar for her role in The Help, we've been patiently waiting to see more of Octavia Spencer on an ongoing basis.  In the meantime, she's written a children's book, flexed her acting muscles in Fruitvale Station and there were rumors that she would be starring in a revamped classic.  But nothing … [Read more...]

Shonda Rhimes Wants To Add Actress To Her Long List Of Titles

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Shonda Rhimes Wants To Add Actress To Her Long List Of Titles Shonda Rhimes does it all! She’s a writer, show runner, producer and now you can add actress to her resume. Cinemablend has confirmed that ABC’s resident Wonderwoman will appear in an upcoming episode of The Mindy Project this fall in an episode centered around Dartmouth Reunion Week. It’s speculated that Rhimes … [Read more...]

Rosie O’Donnell Wears A Qristyl Frazier Design On The Cover Of A National Magazine

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Rosie O'Donnell Wears A Qristyl Frazier Design On The Cover Of A National Magazine This is a designer’s dream come true. Rosie O’Donnell was captured wearing a Qristyl Frazier Design (QFD) on the cover of the nationally publicized magazine Variety. Rosie O'Donnell is in the news for being one of the new co-hosts on the ABC talk show The View.  This cover featuring Rosie is … [Read more...]

Bill Murray Thinks Melissa McCarthy Would Make A Great Ghostbuster

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Bill Murray Thinks Melissa McCarthy Would Make A Great Ghostbuster Last month, we shared news that director Paul Feig (Bridesmaids & The Heat) would be directing the new Ghostbusters movie and since he has such a great working relationship with Melissa McCarthy, she was one of the actresses being mentioned to be in the reboot. You see, here’s the thing. If you’re a fan of … [Read more...]

Octavia Spencer Looks Lovely In Tadashi Shoji At The Toronto International Film Festival

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Octavia Spencer Looks Lovely In Tadashi Shoji At The Toronto International Film Festival Last week, Octavia Spencer wore a green lace-accented knee length Tadashi Shoji dress to the premiere of the film “Black and White” at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 6th in Toronto, Canada. By now, it’s safe to say that Tadashi Shoji is a favorite of Spencer’s. … [Read more...]

Listen Now: Two Unreleased Tracks From Adele

Listen Now- Two Unreleased Tracks From Adele

Listen Now: Two Unreleased Tracks From Adele Last week Adele fans received what many assumed to be good news when two songs were released on the internet. The two new tracks are “You’ll Never See Me Again” and “Never Gonna Leave You,” both rumored to be on the singers upcoming (and very secretive) new album. Before I even had a chance to listen to the singles, the songs were … [Read more...]

Top Five Stories Of The Month: Jazmine Sings, Boycott Target & Be PhActive

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Most Viewed Posts Of The Month During the month of August, DailyVenusDiva.com reported on news stories, shared fashion trends and tips and re-posted articles that resonated with our readers. Here are your five favorite posts for the month of August 2014: Get it Jazmine: Singer Jazmine Sullivan  performed a new single, “Stupid Girls” for a room full of men at the Clear-Vue … [Read more...]

Melissa McCarthy’s Film ‘Tammy’ Comes Out On DVD & Blu-Ray This Fall

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Let Melissa McCarthy Entertain You This Holiday Season If you were one of many moviegoers who enjoyed Melissa McCarthy’s film Tammy, then keep reading. Tammy, McCarthy’s comedy film directed by her husband Ben Falcone will be coming to DVD and Blu-Ray on November 11th. The film follows Tammy (played by McCarthy) who wants to escape her small town after losing her job, husband … [Read more...]

Rebel Wilson Takes A Break From Filming To Visit Students In East Africa

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When we originally shared this story, it was unclear as to why Rebel Wilson left the set of filming Grimsby to visit students in Africa.  But according to a very reputable source, the Australian actress visited Tanzania, East Africa to meet her sponsored student Winnie for the first time.   For years, Rebel Wilson has shared letters, gifts and photos with Winnie and her family … [Read more...]

Plus Size Leather Jacket Looks Inspired By Queen Latifah

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We Love Queen Latifah's Style Choices! Queen Latifah wears leather with ease. The daytime host has gained a reputation for looking great on the set of The Queen Latifah Show. Since airing a year ago, Queen Latifah continues to inspire us with confident and fashionable looks. With fall less than a month away, we’ve decided to look at some of Queen Latifah’s leathered looks as … [Read more...]

Summer 2014 Recap: Our Favorite Curvy Celebrity Swimwear Looks Of The Summer

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Since labor day is the last official holiday of the summer, it’s pretty safe to say that summer is coming to an end. One of the biggest trends of the summer has been women showing off their curves in their swimsuits, that includes celebrities. Also Read:  10 Plus Size One-Piece Swimsuits For Summer Fun This summer curvy celebrities like Queen Latifah, Lauren Goodger, … [Read more...]

Red Carpet Curves: 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards

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Last night the stars gathered in Los Angeles, CA for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.  From Danielle Brooks to Melissa McCarthy, everyone looked lovely in beautiful gowns and glamorous looks.  Here some of the standout looks of the evening. Follow DailyVenusDiva.com on Facebook & Twitter For Plus Size Celebrity News & Entertainment! … [Read more...]