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The Black Women Film Network (BWFN) presented its annual “Untold Stories Awards” and Scholarship Luncheon yesterday at the Marriott Marquis Atlanta. This year’s honorees included actress Katerina Graham, “The Vampire Diaries;” wellness/life coach to the stars – Gabrielle Union, Lindsay Lohan, Anne Hathaway — A. J. Johnson; actress Crystal Fox (OWN/Tyler Perry’s “The Have and the Have Nots;”); Bernard Bronner, film investor, founder of UPSCALE Magazine and CEO of Bronner Brothers Inc.; Kashira Alexander (executive producer, The Weather…… Read More!
Snaps: Erykah Badu for VOGUE Italia
Stussy x Champion 2014 Spring/Summer “Rochester” Collection
Denise Vasi Says Goodbye To Her Fashionista Alter-Ego
Yesterday we reported that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West would be getting married in Paris on May 24th. Now we know the reported details of their prenup agreement. According to reports, as part of the couple’s prenuptial agreement Kanye will have to pay Kim Kardashian $1million for every year they are married, their new $11million mansion will be in Kim’s name and she gets to keep all gifts Kanye has…… Read More!
It seems that Outkast rapper Andre “3000″ Benjamin has been working on the Jimi Hendrix biopic forever and finally we get our first glimpse of him in character. The film is titled “All Is By My Side” and makes it’s US debut at the SXSW Film Festival this weekend. Rumor has it that none of Jimi’s music will be in the film, due to issues from his estate. I guess…… Read More!
It’s no secret that ’12 Years A Slave’ star Lupita Nyong’o is a hot commodity. She dazzles the red carpet and brings in the trophies. Men are practically flocking at her feet. One of those men being fellow Oscar winner, Jared Leto. The were rumored to have been dating for a few months now but it seems like it may be another man Lupita has her eyes on. Rumor is…… Read More!
The trial has finally come to a close for Usher, Tameka Raymond and the death of Tameka’s 11-year-old son Kile Glover. You may recall back in the summer of 2012, Kile and another child were riding in an inner tube Lake Lanier northeast of Atlanta when it was hit by a jet ski. The jet ski was operated by Jeffrey Hubbard, who was convicted of homicide by vessel, reckless operation of a vessel, unlawful operation of…… Read More!
This one comes as a shock to the world. From the looks of it, Karrueche Tran and Chris Brown may have called it quits. According to K’s twitter page, she is single. Not dating anyone stop w the bs. — Karrueche Tran (@karrueche) March 5, 2014 No word from Chris or what could have caused the break up. All we know is Karrueche is not dating anyone at…… Read More!
Nearly six years and several rumored release dates later, Baton Rouge rapper Lil Boosie (real name Torrance Hatch) has been released from Angola State Penitentiary in Louisiana. Boosie was placed in prison in 2009 for marijuana charges and faced a murder trial back in 2012. He was found ‘Not Guilty’ but due to attempting to smuggle drugs into prison, had additional time behind bars tacked on. Many fans have been…… Read More!
It’s your time to be a star! Hollywood is casting for the upcoming Universal feature film entitled “NWA Straight Outta Compton”, directed by F. Gary Gray depicting the lives of the infamous rap group NWA. They are looking for young African American Males between the ages of 15-25… This is an exciting opportunity for young male actors, (KNOWN or UNKNOWN) to star in a major studio film production. Actors should…… Read More!
Over the weekend 50 Cent simultaneously took jabs at Rick Ross, P. Diddy and Steve Stoute on Instagram. No one has responded yet. Why? Well, because according to Rick Ross, 50 is “irrelevant.” 50 Cent may have been hoping to start a blood feud when he publicly insinuated Rick Ross and Diddy were gay lovers … but sources close to Ross tell us there will be NO reprisals. Sources tell us Ross won’t retaliate for…… Read More!
Although he’s behind on his child support payments, forcing the mother of his 5 year old son to go on welfare, a judge has had some mercy on Mathew Knowles and slashed his child support payments quite a bit. A ruling obtained by The Associated Press shows that a Los Angeles Superior Court judge cut the amount Mathew Knowles must pay to actress Alexsandra Wright from $12,000 a month to…… Read More!
We’ll be seeing the Family Hustle hitting the big screen pretty soon. T.I. and Tiny will be making a cameo on the Doug Ellin produced film adaptation of the hit HBO series “Entourage.” A few days ago both T.I. and Tiny took a ton of photos for Instagram, showing off a behind the scenes look. “On set of Entourage my 1st cameo in a movie!! I had a great time!” Tiny…… Read More!