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


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...]


Tom Joyner's Mistletoe Jam Comes to Detroit - December 10, 2005

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!


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...]

Adele Is The Most Listened To Artist By Employees While Working


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


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


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


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

Mary Lambert

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


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

Lena Dunham in Marc Jacobs at the 2014 Point Honors New York Gala

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


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 page, and then Retta happened. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Retta, she’s … [Read more...]

Gabourey Sidibe Returns To American Horror Story For Fourth Season’s “Freak Show”

FX ordered another installment of "American Horror Story" and Gabourey Sidibe is one of the recurring stars that will be returning for the new season titled, “American Horror Story: Freak Show.” Other cast members returning include Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates and Angela Bassett. “American Horror Story: Freak Show” will be set in Jupiter, Florida, in 1950.  In season four … [Read more...]

Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Spy’ Movie Undergoes a Name Change + 50 Cent Joins the Cast


Hip hop star 50 cent is the latest celebrity to join the cast of Melissa McCarthy’s upcoming film, “Spy.” In “Spy,” 50 cent will play himself but perhaps with a comedic twist and Melissa McCarthy plays a rookie CIA analyst.  McCarthy will be joined by her "Bridesmaids" co-star Rose Byrne. Also Read: Watch Kathy Bates Bond With Melissa McCarthy And The Cast Of ‘Mike & … [Read more...]

Queen Latifah’s ‘Single Ladies’ Gets A New Home On BET’s Centric Network


After being canceled by VH1, hour long television series “Single Ladies” will take their drama to BET’s Centric Network. The female centered show will be revived in time for a fourth season thanks to a new exclusive production deal with Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit Entertainment. In addition to Centric rebooting Single Ladies, Latifah’s daytime talk show, “The Queen Latifah … [Read more...]

Jill Scott Shows Off Her Curves At The UNCF’s ‘An Evening Of Stars’ Event + Looks From The Past

Jill Scott is the type of woman that everyone loves. Men wouldn’t mind being “with” her and she’s the sister-friend that every woman wishes they had. So, I wasn’t surprised to see so many men and women going ga-ga over Jill’s curves earlier this week. Ms. Scott stepped out looking so very chic in a fitted black Haus of falenci’ago dress (thanks for the tip Stylish Curves) and … [Read more...]

Chandra Wilson Stars With Halle Berry In “Frankie & Alice”, In Theaters Now


As much as we love Chandra Wilson (Dr. Miranda Bailey) on Grey’s Anatomy, it would be nice to see her in more movie roles. With the recent release of Frankie & Alice it looks like we’ll be getting to see the actress alongside Halle Berry and Phylicia Rashad. After years of waiting, Frankie & Alice was released nationwide on April 4, 2014. The biographical drama — … [Read more...]

Watch Amber Riley Perform New Single “Colorblind” On The Queen Latifah Show


Amber Riley recently appeared on the Queen Latifah Show where she sang her new song Colorblind for the normally energetic audience. The Dancing With The Star season 17 champion gave one heck of a performance!  Everything from Amber’s stage presence to the stillness in the room allowed viewers to connect with the lyrics. I’ll wait for roses to be red again /And I hate that … [Read more...]

“Pitch Perfect 2″ Starring Rebel Wilson Is Holding A Casting Call In Baton Rouge, LA Today


If you’ve ever wanted to see yourself on the big screen in a movie with Rebel Wilson, here’s your chance. Producers of Pitch Perfect 2, sequel to the hit 2012 musical-comedy Pitch Perfect is holding a casting call in Baton Rouge today. The casting call is scheduled from 11 am-6 pm at 415 North 15th Street. They’re looking for dancers so dance troupes, organizations, teams and … [Read more...]