Aw, Man! “Maria” From ‘Sesame Street’ Is Retiring After 44 Years!

Sonia Manzano "Maria"

The actress who played Maria on Sesame Street, Sonia Manzano, has been on the show for a whopping 44 years. 44 YEARS! This means that not only did we grow up with her (as I’m assuming our readers are in my age demo,) but if you have kids, they likely watch her right now, and if your parents are a bit younger, they may have grown up with her as well! That’s crazy!

But of course, all good things must come to an end, and after joining the show in 1971 (but not becoming a full-time character until 1974,) Sonia has officially announced her retirement.

Read More »


(Video) LMAO! Alex Trebek Raps Fresh Prince Theme Song On Jeopardy

Alex Trebek

It is quite clear that our guy Alex Trebek is very much wit the sh*ts.

During last night’s episode of Jeopardy, contestants were required to guess the name of popular sitcoms based on clues surrounding their theme songs. When the Fresh Prince of Bel Air came up, Alex showed out. He even had a backtrack with him!

This isn’t the first time Jeopardy has shown love to the hip-hop culture, having just recently included Nipsey Hussle as part of their questions, and even once having an entire category dedicated to Queen Bey.

Check out the Fresh Prince clip below. Smell ya later!

Read More »


Jussie Smollett Tells BET Awards Crowd To “Stand For Love” During Moving Speech

IFWT_JussieSmollet_BETAwards

Empire stars Jussie Smollett, Yaz and Serayah performed three songs from the hit show at the BET Awards on Sunday night, doing a medley of “No Apologies,” “Drip Drop” and “You’re So Beautiful.” From the hit show Empire. During the performance Empire star Jussie Smollett (Jamal Lyon) gave us some simple but profound words on equality. Hit the jump for the details.

Read More »


What’s New On Netflix And What’s Leaving For July

Netflix-Logo

Its that time again when Netflix adds new shows and movies to its line up and takes away some favorites. With just days left before July hits, see the full list of what’s new on Netflix and whats leaving us in July after the jump.

Read More »


Kylie Jenner Will Reportedly Join Tyga On His New Show + Debut Their Relationship

Kylie Jenner x Tyga

Tyga’s MTV show Kingin’ with Tyga premieres on July 24, and we just may be seeing tons of Kylie Jenner on it. Shocker.

Reports say that King Kylie will be joining her man to show off these alleged singing talents of hers, and that the pair will also make their coupledom official on-air. However, they will wait until a bit later in the season to kiss and things of that nature, as Kylie still isn’t a legal adult until August.

Read More »


(Photos + Video) “Empire” Season 2 Underway … BTS With Chris Rock, Terrance Howard & Lee Daniels

IFWT_Chris_Rock_Empire

The filming for season two of Empire is a go. Yesterday, co-creator Lee Daniels gave us a behind-the-scenes look into the stomping grounds of a prison yard – filming in Chicago’s Cook County Juvenile Detention Center – with yours truly, Lucious Lyon alongside comedian, Chris Rock.

Hit the jump for more.

Read More »


Michael Ealy Takes Over As Leading Man On ABC’s ‘Secrets And Lies’

IFWT_SecretsAndLies_MichaelEaly

Michael Ealy is Secrets & Lies new star! He will play Eric Warner the new “suspect” of season two on ABC’s hit show. For full details on the new story line and who in the cast, from season one is returning, hit the jump!

Read More »


Creator Of “The Wire” Working On A New Show: “The Deuce” Highlights The Porn Industry The 1970s In NY

IFWT_David_Simon_Wire

The porn industry has come a long way since its legalization – it is going into space, for goodness sake. However, the creator of The Wire, David Simon, and his business partner George Pelecanos are working on The Deuce; a new television show that will highlight the its 1970s rise in New York City.

More down bottom.

Read More »


RHOA’s Cynthia Bailey’s Husband Peter Caught Creeping On Camera; Cynthia & Peter Respond

Peter & Cynthia

Real Housewives of Atlanta star Cynthia Bailey has spent much of her time on the show commenting and poking fun at the relationships of others, and it looks like karma has decided to pop up and pay her a visit.

A club goer spotted Cynthia’s husband Peter Thomas in the club earlier this week, and though his wife was not present – another woman sure was, and Peter was ALL up on that! After the clip made its way to the web, Peter quickly responded with an Instagram video, saying:

There’s stuff all over the Instagram that make me look like a big ass cheater. Okay, that’s not what it is. That’s a friend of mine in the club that I was talking to. It looks crazy, I know it does. So I’m apologizing to my wife, I’m apologizing to my two beautiful daughters. Okay, your daddy’s not a cheater!

Read More »


(Video) Wale Is Doing A Seinfeld Remix Show On TBS Next Week

IFWT_Wale_Baltimore

Wale Is Doing A Seinfeld Remix On TBS Next Week! Hop Into The Post To Check it out! #IFWT!!

Read More »


Copyright © 2010-2014 FUNKMASTER FLEX, LTD. All rights reserved.