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


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...]

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...]

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...]

“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...]

Oprah Winfrey To Kick Off An Eight City Tour Starting This September


Oprah Winfrey fans are going to rejoice over this news! After years of encouraging viewers to live their best lives, Oprah Winfrey is taking her inspirational message on the road. Starting in September, Oprah will kick off an eight city ‘The Life You Want’ weekend tour. During the tour Ms.Winfrey and friends will pack 18,000 seat arenas for a two day experience featuring a … [Read more...]

Rebel Wilson’s Voice Stars In New DISH Network ‘Hopper’ Commercial

Just in time for the NCAA College Basketball Tournament, Dish Network has launched a new television commercial starring Rebel Wilson. In the commercial, actress Rebel Wilson is Hopper the Kangaroo, an office employee enjoying the basketball tournament on a tablet device. It’s a cute commercial with a recognizable voice -- a voice that makes for a character that’s highly … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: Jill Scott & Octavia Spencer Takes Us Back In Time With James Brown Biopic ‘Get On Up’ | VIDEO


Hollywood is known for bringing iconic musicians to life and sharing their stories with the masses. We’ve seen it before. with Ray (Jamie Foxx as Ray Charles) , Cadillac Records (Beyonce as Etta James) and now with Get On Up. Get On Up tells the story of James Brown. We get a glimpse into his childhood, prison stay and his thriving music career. The film stars Chadwick Boseman … [Read more...]

Melissa McCarthy, ‘Best Comedic Performance’ Nominee At The MTV Movie Awards


Melissa McCarthy, 'Best Comedic Performance' Nominee At The MTV Movie Awards The nominees for the 2014 MTV Movie Awards have been announced. After looking over the entire list of nominees, our eyes stopped at the category of ‘Best Comedic Performance’. Our plus size sister, Melissa McCarthy is up for the award for her performance in the cop comedy The Heat. McCarthy is … [Read more...]

Plus Size Entertainer Gabourey Sidibe Takes Over ‘Chelsea Lately’ As Guest Host


Plus Size Entertainer Gabourey Sidibe Takes Over 'Chelsea Lately' As Guest Host  After wowing fans in a custom Theia Couture gown at last night’s Academy Awards, Gabourey Sidibe is having one heck of a week and it’s about to get better. This month the reigning queen of late night, 'Chelsea Lately' will be passing the torch to several A-list celebrities. The first celebrity … [Read more...]

Jimmy Fallon And Will Smith Show Off Their Moves In The ‘Evolution Of Hip Hop Dancing’ Video

Jimmy Fallon & Will Smith

Jimmy Fallon And Will Smith Show Off Their Moves In The 'Evolution Of Hip Hop Dancing' Video If Rebellen wasn’t enough, Jimmy Fallon and Will Smith took 90 hip hop heads back in time as the duo performed the "Evolution of Hip Hop Dancing." Talk about a walk down memory lane. This was Jimmy’s first time hosting The Tonight Show and thanks to this performance, it’s something … [Read more...]

Lifetime Says Farewell To Brooke Elliott And ‘Drop Dead Diva’ After Season Six

The Cast Of Drop Dead Diva

Lifetime Says Farewell To Brooke Elliott And 'Drop Dead Diva' After Season Six Drop Dead Diva, starring plus size actress Brooke Elliott has been cancelled by Lifetime TV network after season number six. Originally, the cancellation was scheduled to take place before the sixth season premiered but the network has decided keep Jane and her friends around for another … [Read more...]

Cocoa Brown and Kendra C. Johnson Enjoy A Little Group Therapy In ‘The Single Moms Club’


Cocoa Brown and Kendra C. Johnson Enjoy A Little Group Therapy In 'The Single Moms Club' Cocoa Brown ('For Better of Worse') and Kendra C. Johnson ('Love Thy Neighbor' & 'The Game') are among the cast of talented actresses joining Nia Long in Tyler Perry’s upcoming film 'The Single Moms Club.'  The Lionsgate film tells the story of five single mothers from different … [Read more...]

The Voice Season 6: Jill Scott Joins Team Usher As A Mentor

The Voice Season 6: Jill Scott Joins Team Usher As A Mentor

The Voice Season 6: Jill Scott Joins Team Usher As A Mentor Grammy award winning singer and actress, Jill Scott, will be among the talented musical support team on the upcoming season of NBC’s hit show The Voice. The Voice returns to NBC on Feb. 24th after the 2014 Winter Olympics. Shakira and Usher will rejoin judges Blake Shelton and Adam Levine. During a … [Read more...]

Curvy Cravings: Adele Wins A Grammy, Chandra Wilson Checks Into GH & Queen Latifah Performs On Super Bowl Sunday

Adele wins a Grammy

Queen Latifah is having a great year and an even better week. A week after officiating 33 weddings at the Grammys, the talk show host, author, actress and musician will perform "America The Beautiful" at the Super Bowl's pre-game festivities this Sunday.  (EW) Speaking of the Grammys, singer Adele won her 10th Grammy from the comfort of her homw. This year she won an award for … [Read more...]

Queen Latifah To Officiate A Mass Wedding Ceremony During The Grammys

Queen Latifah At The Grammys

Queen Latifah To Officiate A Mass Wedding Ceremony During The Grammys Every year musicians bring "it" at the annual Grammy Awards and this year is no different. Macklemore, Ryan Lewis and our January cover model Mary Lambert plan to make history with an on air wedding ceremony involving 34 couples. The ceremony will take place during the trios performance of the Grammy … [Read more...]

American Idol Winner Candice Glover Reveals Album Release Date (VIDEO)

Candice Glover Album Release Date

American Idol Winner Candice Glover Reveals Album Release Date (VIDEO) Vocal powerhouse Candice Glover has been on my radar since performing on and then winning season 12 of American Idol in 2013. The South Carolina native impressed us and the judges week after week as she took on songs originally performed by Paula Abdul, John Legend and Whitney Houston but it was her … [Read more...]

NBC Cancels Octavia Spencer ‘Murder, She Wrote’ Reboot Before Getting Started

Octavia Spencer

NBC Cancels Octavia Spencer 'Murder, She Wrote' Reboot Before Getting Started Months after announcing the reboot of Murder, She Wrote starring Octavia Spencer, NBC has decided to cancel those plans. Like many, I was excited to see how the The Help actress would tackle a role made popular by Angela Lansbury but apparently NBC execs want to go a different direction.   … [Read more...]