J.J. Adams and Chris Rock Possible Partnership At The Tribeca Film Festival?

In a public conversation at the Tribeca Film Festival, Chris Rock and J.J Abrams spoke about several topics, including the possibility of making a TV show together.


Daam…Bow Wow Gets Roasted On Instagram About Acting Career

They just won’t let Bow Wow (Shad Moss) be him. After posting a picture with actor Michael B. Jordan to his Instagram with a caption on working with the NAACP’s “Best Actor”, the internet had it’s usual fun with ol’ Bow Wow. Specifically poking fun at his less successful hit movies like Lottery Ticket. Hit the jump.


Did Beyonce Turned Down The Role Of Playing Dorothy In The Wiz?

Online reports state that a source close to Beyonce has revealed that she is working hard to take the acting scene by storm. Queen Bey has been working diligently to land an “iconic” and “dramatic role” to prove her acting chops once and for all. The source says Bey was even offered the role of Dororthy in the recent recreation of The Wiz Live.


(Video) NBA: Gilbert Arenas’ Dad Says His Son Could Be the Next LeBron James in the Movie Business

Gilbert Arenas is quite the character as we all know and now that he’s not playing basketball, we could see him hit the big screen.  Arenas’ dad thinks his son can follow in the footsteps of LeBron James and not only get movie roles, but also do some behind the scenes work.


Degrassi Co-Creator Denies Drake’s Claim He Was Kicked Off The Show

In a recent interview with W magazine, Drake opened up about his desire to get back into acting. The Canadian heartthrob starred in the teenage soap opera Degrassi for several seasons until he says, he was forced to choose between his love for acting and his budding rap career. Degrassi co-creator Linda Schuyler caught wind of his interview and denied his allegations of being kicked off the show. According to Schuyler, Degrassi was more than willing to help Drake balance both careers. Hit the jump for more.


(Photo) Drake Covers W Magazine “I Can’t Wait To Get Back Into Acting”

From one big project to the next including, magazine covers, interviews and a mixtape, Drake been one of the biggest names of 2015. Following his most recent magazine take over for THE FADER’s 100th issue Drake landed yet another major mag and is featured on the cover of W magazine. Drizzy’s cover is everything the magazine represents “high-fashion-meets-art”, and features the Toronto rapper, reimagined by several different artists in their signature style, for the project titled, “Views From the Five.” Each artist gives their interpretation of the rapper, with designs from KAWS, Jim Joe, Mike Flood and others. As interesting as the art is to see, what is even more interesting is what Drake revealed in his interview with W mag’s Lynn Hirschberg. Hit the jump for more.


(Video) NBA: Does Baron Davis Take A Shot At LeBron By Saying He’s The Best Actor In The NBA?

In a recent interview with TMZ, Baron Davis was approached about his recent on camera roles and he was asked about his take on LeBron James. Now, to me this sounded like a small jab when the reporter asks him if LeBron is the best actor in the league and Baron laughs, then says yes.


Azealia Banks To Make Her Acting Debut In “Coco”?!

Well, alright now. Beginning next month, Azealia Banks plans to tour overseas, but the excitement for her does not stop there. The Harlem girl has stayed away from Twitter banter long enough – Kinda. Aside from her usual Iggy Azalea jabs – to land herself a role in the RZA-directed film, Coco.


(Photos) Nicki Minaj Claps Back At Haters Over Old Video

Over the weekend, a video surfaced from Nicki Minaj’s high school years, showing off her acting chops as she auditioned for agents during her senior year at the famed LaGuardia High School of the Arts. Though all of that Onika sass we’ve come to know and love from the Young Money raptress was there…them hips, thighs, booty and bust we’ve come to know and love as well were not, prompting ridicule from trolls online about her alleged plastic surgery. Taking to her Twitter, Nicki indirectly addressed the negativity, making note that just because she’s famous and has money, it does not exempt her from having feelings and being hurt by mean-spirited comments. Amen, boo! I don’t understand people who sit online all day to say negative things. Get out and get a job or something, b. Check out Nicki’s comments in the gallery. Don’t worry, girl…you’re laughing all the way to the bank! P.S. Who cares whether she got surgery or not?! She looks damn good!


(Video) This Is Dope! Check Out Nicki Minaj Acting In High School!

Rapper extraordinare Nicki Minaj has broken countless records and has had more #1 hits on the charts than Madonna. That being said, she is one of the most (if not THE most) talented femcees in the game. However, she has apparently been poppin’ since way before she began her rapping career. A rare clip of Nicki surfaced on the internet of Onika in high school acting in a show. In the video she is referred to as “angry phone girl” because she got so into the scene that she accidentally broke the phone they were using as a prop for the show. Who would have thought she would go on to be one of the most successful artists in the industry! Check out this super dope throwback clip of Nicki below. She should get back into acting, too! Such a talented chick.


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