Writer/Producer Lena Waithe is all set to ink a deal with BET to write a pilot based on her youtube series Twenties. Talk about hustle! For more info on Lena Waithe check out our interview HERE. Twenties focuses on the experiences of a few twentysomething black women trying to find their voice and place in society. Lena's goal is to write a show with longevity. She hopes to have people watching it 20 years from now. Lena is producer of the film Dear White People set to debut in theaters Oct. 17 and a writer for the hit show Bones.
Iggy Azalea performed the smash hit Fancy on Good Morning America Today. Fancy is currently #1 on the itunes Rap Chart, and 12 overall. Her new album, The New Classic dropped on itunes today! What do you think of Iggy's performance of Fancy?
Queen Latifah sings America The Beautiful during Superbowl 2014
Drake- Hold On, We're Going Home/Started From The Bottom Medley
Fifteen years ago, Sex and the City premiered on HBO and became an instant hit. Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda brought sex, cosmos and fashion into the spotlight. Women and men around the world fell in love. Here’s a look back at their iconic style.
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According to Eonline, Jennifer Hudson is confirmed to be a judge for season 13 of American Idol. The other spots are rumored to be intended for Kelly Clarkson and Adam Lambert or Clay Aiken. Producers would like to keep the panel to 3 judges next season. Viewers are down 10 million compared to 2 years ago, partly due to shows like The Voice and X-Factor. Everyone is hoping the "Al Super Alum theme" will help boost ratings. J-Hud is an excellent choice! I can't wait!
Check out Beyonce's new Pepsi commercial entitled Mirrors.
Jill Scott has signed on to co-star in the CBS pilot Second Sight. According to Essence:
The series will follow a New Orleans detective, played by Jason Lee, who suffers from an "ocular disorder" which causes him to have hallucinations. Scott will play Dr. Callier, the specialist who treats the detective's disorder.
The full cast for Dancing With The Stars 16 has been announced! Check out the pairs below.
1. Wynonna Judd — Country music superstar, five-time Grammy winner, and mom. Partner — Tony Dovolan
2. D.L. Hughley — Comedian and star of The Hughleys. Partner — Cheryl Burke
Check out a recap from the 2013 Academy Awards. Above is one of my favorite looks of the night, Charlize Thereon. She looked stunning with her pixie cut along with the all white Dior gown. Other honorable mentions include Jennifer Lawrence, who was twitter favorite for best dressed in her blush Dior gown, and Halle Berry who got mixed reviews for her plunging Versace gown.
1. Best Picture: “Argo”
2. Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, “Lincoln.”
3. Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, “Silver Linings Playbook.”