Queen Latifah Confirmed to Host the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Concert

Queen Latifah has landed quite an impressive gig. The daytime talk show host has been invited to host the 21st Annual Nobel Peace Prize concert-taking place in Oslo, Norway. According to ...

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Misty Copeland Gets New Show On Oxygen

Misty Copeland, who recently announced that she will be a featured soloist in the American Ballet Theatre’s production of Swan Lake at the Kennedy Center in D.C. next April, has ...

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Beyoncé’s New Single Might Debut Next Week

The rumor mill is swirling again now that we are fast approaching the Monday release of Beyonce’s box set, appropriately titled Beyoncé Platinum. There is reason to believe that her next ...

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Tracy Morgan Still Not Recovered From Highway Crash Injuries

Actor/Comedian Tracy Morgan is still hampered by the effects of the debilitating injuries he sustained from the horrific highway crash that occurred on the New Jersey Turnpike this past June ...

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Oprah Refused to Pay Hula Hoopers To Perform

Oprah has always been a hustler and this past fall she was on the road again, promoting her “Live the Life You Want Weekend” tour. The production made it rounds ...

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MTV Working on Documentary About White Racism

MTV has always been a force in the world of exploratory TV – they virtually initiated the blueprint with the birth of The Real World, and now they are taking ...

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Jamie Foxx and Quvenzhane Wallis Dazzle the Cover of Essence

Tis the season to be jolly! And from the looks of it actor Jamie Foxx and his impossibly cute companion are ready to begin the festivities early. 11 year-old Quvenzhane Wallis will be back to claim our hearts once again in the remake of the...

The New ‘Annie’ Trailer Is Cuteness Overload

I was a little skeptical when I heard “Annie” was getting a face lift. I pretty much thought, “How dare Hollywood screw up yet another movie from my childhood”. I can’t even count how many times I watched “Annie” as a kid. No matter what...

Jamie Foxx Leads Trayvon Martin Peace Walk

Jamie Foxx is still doing his part to help keep Trayvon Martin’s memory alive. On Saturday, the actor/singer led a peace walk through the streets of Miami. Hundreds of people joined Foxx and members of Martin’s family to rally against gun violence, close to the...

Jamie Foxx & Oliver Stone Team Up For Martin Luther King Jr. Biopic

Jamie Foxx is reportedly in talks to play Martin Luther King Jr. in a biopic that Oliver Stone is in negotiations to direct for DreamWorks and Warner Bros. Oscar winners Foxx and Stone previously worked together on 1999′s American Football drama ‘Any Given Sunday,’ which helped...

Jamie Foxx is Developing TV Script Inspired by His Relationship with His Daughter

Jamie Foxx is having an astounding 2013. The Academy Award-winning actor is co-starring in Overbrook Entertainment’s reproduction of “Annie” and has nabbed the role of Electro in the Amazing Spiderman sequel. Now the “In Living Color” alum is prepping for a stint as executive producer...