A new drama inspired by the life of Don Cornelius is underway at BET. Titled, American Soul, the project is inspired by the personal trials and professional successes of a young, ambitious and troubled impresario, Don Cornelius. The 10-episode drama is an unflinching look at the entrepreneur, his Soul Train dancers, crew and musicians in a cutthroat Hollywood in the 1970s […]

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Law & Order: SVU is putting its Donald Trump-inspired episode on ice until after the presidential election on Nov. 8th, NBC execs told The Hollywood Reporter.  News broke last week that the NBC drama was going to do a Trump-inspired episode starring Gary Cole as a politician whose campaign goes haywire after accusations of sexual impropriety […]

The video for Beyonce’s song “Ghost” — from the BEYONCÉ album, has inspired the building of a new skyscraper in Australia. According to The Verge, Architecture firm Elenberg Fraser has reportedly been given funds to build a skyscraper at 134 Spencer Street in Melbourne. And apparently, the building will contain “spiraling curves” that “recall the twists and turns […]

Monday mornings are rough for me. No matter how relaxing the weekend was, I’m up very early, and after hospital rounds, I head to the parish prison to provide health care to inmates. East Baton Rouge Parish Prison houses 1,500 men and women. Unfortunately, approximately 90 percent of the male population looks like me – […]