The defendants claim they suffered psychological damage and were denied medical attention when Fox taped the hit show at their detention center.
Empire is my guilty pleasure. Every week, I enjoy the ratchet soap-opera vibes and the subtle social issues the Lee Daniels-created series touches, especially as it relates to the LGBTQ community. Empire has boldly discussed sexuality and gender in ways that television dramas avoid. In three seasons, we have seen sexual fluidity in Black men, […]
Ever since she left her daytime talk show in 2011 to focus on other endeavors such as her OWN network and O magazine, Oprah Winfrey has been busier than ever, including getting back into acting after a long hiatus. Meanwhile Lee Daniels has had his hands full as well, thanks to his massive hit show […]
Since many, many years ago, rumors have been surfacing and fading away about the production of a Richard Pryor biopic. Eddie Murphy was the first name floated around to play the comedy legend, but since then there have been several other names and directors attached to the project. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Nick Cannon […]
We are about to see a lot more of Queen Latifah and Tyrese, as they are set to be playing love interests in a new TV show from Lee Daniels. While arguably nobody would have ever thought we’d see the two of them acting opposite each other as romantic leads, that’s exactly what we’re going […]
Film mogul Tyler Perry has made his mark in the movie industry and now hit a major milestone in the realm of real estate. According to reports, Perry’s Atlanta mansion has been sold for $17.5 million, becoming the most expensive residential sale in the city’s history. The 34,688-square-foot home features a home theater, infinity pool, […]
Black excellence was in ambudence Saturday evening NYC's historic Warner Theatre for "The BET Honors" celebration.
The biggest names in entertainment, business and politics gathered together in Washington D.C. to honor Black excellence at the 2016 BET Honors.
Roland Martin and NewsOne Now were on hand for the NAACP Image Awards red carpet event and caught up with Anthony Anderson, Michael B. Jordan, Ice Cube, Tracee Ellis Ross, Lee Daniels and more.
Queen Latifah is set to star in a new music-themed Lee Daniels pilot. The hip hop legend will play an Atlanta salon owner who is raising three talented young girls, but doesn’t approve of their dreams of becoming huge within the music industry. There is another popular woman working beside the Queen. Read that here… Source: […]
According to Gary Wit Da Tea, Vivica A. Fox‘s appearance on Fox’s Empire revived ratings for the hit show, which recently saw a dwindle in its…