Diddy To Produce ABC Comedy ‘The Hustle’ Inspired By His Assistant’s Life

Sean Combs aka Diddy

Diddy is taking his talents to the small screen. In a recent announcement, Diddy revealed he will be teaming up with ABC to produce a scripted comedy, that will channel real-life events of his former assistant Sarah Snedeker.

Titled, The Hustle, the comedy will focus on “a small-town girl who lands a job working as an assistant to a street-educated billionaire business mogul where she is instantly thrown into a foreign world of extravagance, debauchery and adventure.”

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Cameron Crowe’s Showtime Pilot Starring Machine Gun Kelly Officially Picked Up By Network

Machine Gun Kelly

Earlier this year, Machine Gun Kelly was cast in Cameron Crowe’s TV series ROADIES, and the cast and crew filmed the one-hour pilot for Showtime out in Vancouver. Now 10 months later – just as Kells is preparing to release his sophomore album tomorrow – he got the news that the show has officially been picked up by the network!

“Showtime picked up the pilot,” MGK wrote on Instagram with a photo of the email from Crowe. “i’ll save this email forever. looks like your boy is officially in a TV series. #Roadies”

The show will focus on the lives of a group of roadies on tour, and give “an inside look at the reckless, romantic, funny and often poignant lives of a committed group of characters who live for music and the de facto family they’ve formed along the way.” Kells will be playing the role of Jesse, twin brother to the main character and a guy who “thrives around guitars and espresso machines.”

The show is set to air next year, but you can get a [very brief] look via the trailer below!

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Ludacris Teams Up With Ryan Seacrest To Produce CBS Show “The Down Beat”


Earlier this week, Ludacris announced on Instagram that his screen resume will grow. He will join Ryan Seacrest as the Executive Producer of a new CBS series called “The Down Beat.” It will chronicle a business mogul who recruits at-risk high schoolers for an Atlanta marching band. Hit the jump to learn more.

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Eddie Murphy Opens Up About His Refusal To Play Bill Cosby During SNL’s 40th Anniversary


I’m not going to do it. You’re not going to make me do it. Those were probably the words Eddie Murphy used when he declined his return to Saturday Night Live’s 40th anniversary show. Producers – and I take it, writers as well – wanted the comedian to portray Bill Cosby during the 40th. however, Murphy decided against it. Months later, Murphy explains his reasoning for the decision.

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Donald Trump Will Host Saturday Night Live Next Month


The troll of the world, Donald Trump, has been tapped to host Saturday Night Live. The Presidential candidate will hit the NBC airwaves on November 7 – making for his second time hosting the popular comedy show. His first go-round was back in 2004.

Will you be tuning in? In the meantime, check out a clip from his first appearance below.

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Snoop Dogg, Birdman, Jermaine Dupri And Damon Dash To Star In All-New BET Reality Sereis


Snoop Dogg, Birdman, Damon Dash, and Jermaine Dupri are all headed to the small screen for a brand-new BET reality series.

It has been reported, that the reality show will begin shooting in November in LA and will feature the lives and companies these respected Hip-Hop moguls. The show has been signed on for 8-episodes and is slated to debut late 2016. So far no word on a title.

Interested or nah? Sound off in the comments.

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Lady Gaga Spices Up American Horror Story With Lots Of Group Sex!


American Horror Story is an explicit and boundary-pushing show that airs on FX. From crazy nuns and priests, to witches who kill boys by having sex with them, the show knows no limits. Well this season the show will take place in a hotel and star, pop-genius, Lady Gaga. This season, the show will also feature an excessive amount of group sex!

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Nicole Kidman To Make A Cameo On ‘Empire’


It looks like Empire is in for a special treat!

Actress Nicole Kidman chopped it up with writer Lee Daniels for the latest issue of Interview Magazine where they discussed her vacationing in London with her husband, Keith Urban. Daniels said he was sad she was overseas because he wanted her on his set.

“I was disappointed to hear that because, of course, I want you on my set,” Daniels said while chuckling with Kidman. She replied by saying, “Can’t wait!”

We’re going to assume that she will be making a cameo sometime on the show – we’re just not sure exactly when it is going down.

Other special guest cameos throughout season 2 of the popular FOX original series includes Mariah Carey, Tyrese, Vivica A. Fox plus many more that have yet to be announced.

Check out Nicole Kidman’s full interview with Interview Magazine here!

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Did You Catch The Petey Pablo Cameo On “Empire”? The Appearance Cleared Up Old Debts


NORTH CAROLINA … Petey Pablo has made a $14,800 come up after making a lockdown cameo on Empire, episode two of season two.

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50 Cent Signs A Two-Year Premium Television Deal With Starz


With Power doing well in the ratings world, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson was able to land himself yet another deal with the premium cable television network, Starz. The two-year deal allows the rapper/actor to create new projects for Starz through his G Unit Film & Television, Inc. company.

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