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Solange always seems to be the queen of taking chances — and usually nailing them. She recently attended HBO’s Bessie 81 tour (where she also performed!)…

You won’t guess who Evander Holyfield faced off against in the ring and it provided more knock downs and more punches than the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao super fight. Did you guess Mitt Romney, former Republican presidential candidate in the ring with five time heavyweight boxing champ Evander Holyfield square off at charity fight […]

From HBO.com, Queen Latifah stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in this HBO Films presentation, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees from a screenplay by Dee Rees and Christopher Cleveland & Bettina Gilois. With a story by Dee Rees and Horton Foote, the film focuses on Smith’s transformation from a struggling young singer into […]

Viola Davis, star of ‘How To Get Away With Murder,’ will play Harriet Tubman in a HBO movie about, The Underground Railroad, and abolitionist hero. HBO said Monday that the project is based on the biography ‘Bound For The Promised Land: Harriet Tubman, ‘by historian Kate Clifford Larson. Tubman was born into slavery in Maryland, […]

Funnyman Dave Chappelle, has been on hiatus for a while now but he just announced that he was returning to the standup scene. Comedy Hype revealed today that Dave is looking to make his comeback somewhat official with a new HBO special. The footage was tape at his recent shows for Austin ACL Live in […]

Mark those calendars for Sunday, May 16, because you’re going to want to witness why Queen Latifah just might score an Emmy nod for her…

Wow! heres your chance to get a piece of some of Oprah’s stuff, According to Page Six, the 61 year old entertainment mogul, who Forbes estimates has a net worth of $3 billion, is putting items from her downtown Chi-town condo up for sale next month. The auction house running the sale, mentioned that 571 […]

Kerry Washington will be taking on a scandal from the past in her upcoming movie role for HBO. On ‘Scandal,’ there isn’t a problem Kerry can’t handle on her popular tv show. The next woman woman she’ll play could have used Olivia Pope’s help! According to ‘The Hollywood Report,’ she’ll portray Anita Hill in ‘Confirmation,’ […]

3 1/2 Minutes, a documentary on the senseless murder of Jordan Davis, is coming up and premiere on HBO. The film is headed up by Marc Silver, which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival, reports on the killing of Davis, an unamred 17 year old who was shot by Michael Dunn in a gas station […]

Kerry Washington will be taking on a scandal from the other side in her upcoming movie role for HBO. There isn’t a problem that Kerry…

A federal judge has ruled against a Wal-Mart driver involved in a crash that severely injured actor-comedian Tracy Morgan, and several others and killed a comic. Driver Kevin Roper has filed a motion to delay Morgan’s lawsuit against Bentonville, Arkansas based Wal-Mart stemming from the the crash that took place on June 7 in New […]

The family of a comedian killed in the New Jersey Turnpike crash that seriously injured Tracy Morgan last summer has settled wrongful death claim. James McNair, 62, of Peekskill, grew up with Tracy in Brooklyn and was friend and mentor to him over the years. The out-of -court settlement between Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and the […]