Tika Sumpter and her boyfriend, actor Nicholas James, have welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Ella Lorenon October 8th. She didn’t share any deets about the birth, but posted this via Twitter, “Dear Mom’s, dad’s and caretakers. I’m slow clapping for each and every one of you. It ain’t no joke.” Congrats to them!

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 […]

A Judge earlier this month, has ordered South Carolina’s attorney general to turn over documents to a freelance journalist investigating the court battle over the estate of, ‘The Godfather Of Soul.’ James Brown. Circuit Judge Eugene Griffith Jr. ruled against Attorney General Alan Wilson, said he shouldn’t be forced to release the records because they […]

‘The Godfather Of Soul,’ James Brown highly anticipated biopic, ‘Get On Up’ will hit theaters nationwide on August 1st. Starring Chadwick Boseman, star of ’42’, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Jill Scott, the film based on the incredible life of Brown’s early days living in poverty in Georgia, his rise to becoming one of pop music’s […]