After several celebrities like Jada Pinkett-Smith and Spike Lee called for a boycott of this year’s Oscars due to a lack of diversity and others like Tyrese and 50 Cent put pressure on Chris Rock, who’s hosting the awards to step back, Whoopi Goldberg and Russell Simmons are speaking out. Hit the jump for more.
Incase you missed it, last week on Fox aired the first episode of Hot97’s ‘Street Soldiers With Lisa Evers.’ The debut episode tackled the major issue of the use of the ‘N-Word’ in Hip Hop. This week Lisa Evers is back and in her quest to get to the bottom of major issues that effect not only the Hip-Hop community but all communities, she’s breaking down racial stereotypes. Hit the jump for more.
Wendy Williams, how you doin’? You can love her, hate her, say that she looks like a man, disagree with her disagreeing that mothers should not breastfeed in public, or laugh at her when she falls, however, the 51-year-old talk show host is getting it. It has been announced that The Wendy Williams Show will continue on through its 11th season, which will last into the year 2020. Find out more down bottom.
Last night’s episode of Love & Hip-Hop was crazy as usual! While we watch the love triangle between Peter Gunz, Amina Buddafly and Tara Wallace get more complicated due to some new announcements, DJ Self is tempted despite his efforts to win back Yorma, and Remy Ma helps Rah Ali with a fashion show, but the event ends in a quarrel. Check out the full episode below!
As I just binged watched “Making of a Murderer” on Netflix, and I see why it’s currently their top watched content right now, one way or another, you walk away with an opinion! There was so much to follow in this 10 year recorded documentary that you might even forget some of the parts, but one thing I definitely walked away with, Steven Avery wasn’t given a fair trial, and the cops def had it out for him!
If you havent been keeping up with the drama down at the Litchfield prison, you better hop on it! Orange is the New Black is returning. A tease has just been released for Season 4 and its looking pretty juicy! Plus who can’t resist staring at Piper and Alex all day.
Rap’s “The Donald” is coming back to the small screen after his five season run with the show Community, this time with his own show which we heard of last year, Atlanta. Donald Glover gives Billboard the preview of what’s to come. Hit the jump.
Bruce Jenner made the transition into a woman last year, but throughout the process, she maintained that she would still be dating women. However, it appears that Caitlyn has now had a change of heart and is fully coming out of the closet. In the new trailer for the upcoming second season of Caitlyn’s I Am Cait reality show on E!, she says that she thinks she is done dating women. Interesting! Check out the clip below and let us know your thoughts!
Yesterday afternoon, the cast of Nicki Minaj’s upcoming ABC Family (now known as Freeform) sitcom Nicki began filming in her hometown of Jamaica, Queens. Selita Ebanks and Wesley Jonathan were spotted on set (who are playing Nicki’s parents) and Ariana Neal, who will play young Nicki. Also spotted on set was Orange Is The New Black star Adrienne C. Moore. Can’t wait to see the final product! Check out pics in the gallery.
Since the Fox series ‘Empire‘ has had ratings shoot through the roof, there has been a few people coming for Lee Daniels’ pockets; there have been claims of Daniels taking a person’s life story, making it his own personal money maker, and more. This time around, the claim is coming form Clayton Tanksley, an actor that formerly guest appeared on ‘The Cosby Show,’ according to The Philadelphia Daily News. Tanksley says that Daniels stole the show’s idea from him during a 2008 event named the Philly Pitch. Drop down bottom for more.