Pop/Soul Jason Derulo will round out the main cast in the upcoming Cats adaptation, directed by Tom Hooper. Derulo, who will be making his big screen debut; he signed on to play Rum Tum Tugger in the movie musical. He joins already announced cast members Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, Idris Elba, Dame Judi Dench, and Sir Ian McKellen. The film will begin filming next month. The [More]
TV One’s newest critically-acclaimed auto-biographical series UNCENSORED is set to premiere brand-new episodes. To kick things off, the series will air its episode featuring Nick Cannon on Sunday, October 7th at 10/9C. In the series, Nick lays everything out on the table, from his relationship with Mariah Carey to his firing at America’s Got Talent. When he says, “In this [More]
TV One is introducing brand-new episodes of its original, critically-acclaimed auto-biographical series UNSUNG HOLLYWOOD and UNCENSORED. Premiering on Sunday, October 7 at 9 PM ET/8C, the new episodes of UNSUNG HOLLYWOOD will feature The Best Man, Wayne Brady, Ray J, and Rickey Smiley. New Episodes of UNCENSORED will profile Nick Cannon, Tichina Arnold, K. Michelle, and D.L. Hughley. Known for [More]
You may know Tinashe for her hip-hop choreography, but she'll be flexing her waltzing muscles soon on the 27th season of "Dancing With the Stars." The season 27 cast was announced on Good Morning America this morning (Sept. 12), and the 25-year-old R&B singer has been paired with professional dancer Brandon K. Strong. She also made the announcement on her IG page, posting [More]
Zendaya is expanding her brand beyond the walls of Disney. This week it was announced that the singer and actress will star in a pilot for a new HBO series called "Euphoria," and the role is a far cry away from the innocence of the mouse house. Zendaya will play 17-year-old Rue, who is a lying, drug-addicted teen dealing with [More]
R&B singer Tank is one of four diverse men tapped for BET's new late-night original series "BET's Mancave." The "When We" hitmaker will be joined by comedian Gerald "Slink" Johnson (Black Jesus), hit-making producer Marcos “Kosine” Palacios, and previously announced TV personality and Executive Producer Jeff Johnson for the 12-episode weekly half-hour series. "BET's Mancave" is executive produced by Steve [More]
Mary J. Blige showcased her acting chops in 'Mudbound' by bringing fans into the depths of her soul, and it's paying off. The Hip-Hop Soul singer and actress was nominated for "Best Performance by an actress in a supporting role" at the upcoming 75th Annual Golden Globe® Awards for her character in the NetFlix based film. Blige plays the character, [More]
It's Confirmed. Beyonce will take part in the upcoming "The Lion King" remake, voicing for the character Nala, Simba’s best friend.
Jilly from Philly is heading back to the small screen. 3x Grammy winner Jill Scott joins the cast of Warner Bros. Television’s 'Black Lightning,' a new series coming to The CW network in mid-season 2018. Scott will play the character of Lady Eve, a D.C. villain, who will be the bridge between Tobias Whale (Marvin “Krondon” Jones III) and a [More]
It's not too often Roberta Flack gets her props, but last night (Aug. 22) at Black Girls Rock 2017, the legendary R&B songstress got her flowers of recognition for her career and musical contributions.