Category Archives: Oprah’s Next Chapter

Funny or Die’s ‘Black Women Run Hollywood,’ ‘Today’s’ De-Clutter Tips & More

Happy Monday! Here’s what’s happening today: People are buzzing about Funny or Die’s exclusive short “Black Women Run Hollywood,” see the other Funny or Die exclusive and the “Today” show reveals helpful tips for keeping your home in order. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Malia Obama working on a TV show set) and not (that Change.org petition about Blue Ivy Carter’s hair). Enjoy!

Spike Lee’s Film Heads to TV, Terry Crews Joins ‘Millionaire,’ TV One Plans ‘Hollywood Divas’ & More

Here’s a few things that are happening in TV land: Spike Lee and Showtime team to bring his debut movie to the small screen, Terry Crews will replace Cedric the Entertainer as “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” host and TV One’s new reality show will tell showcase the ups and downs of Hollywood actresses.

Can’t Stop Watching: My Visit to Mandela’s Jail Cell, Videos About Mandela’s Life & More

Over the past 24 hours we learned that former South African President Nelson Mandela died at the age of 95. It’s still very hard for some to accept his passing. Though Mandela, who fought against South Africa’s apartheid regime, was on my list of people I’d like to meet, we never would.

Can’t Stop Watching: ‘Boardwalk Empire’s’ Chalky White’s Loss, Niecy Nash in HBO’s ‘Getting On,’ TLC at the AMAs & More

I don’t think Chalky White is really about that life. Nope. Too bad he didn’t realize this before his oldest daughter, Maybelle, was fatally shot. Pretty sure many viewers didn’t see that one coming. Sunday’s “Boardwalk Empire” season 4 finale was full of surprises like this.

Can’t Stop Watching: ‘Scandal’s’ Mama Pope Is No Joke, Shonda Rhimes’ Book Deal & More

“Scandal” was something else last night! And Olivia Pope’s mother, Maya Lewis, is serious. She’s being kept in a maximum security facility that resembles something Hannibal Lecter was caged in during “The Silence of the Lambs.” Apparently her husband, who she calls Eli, but the secretive B-613 knows him as Rowan, felt her actions warranted such treatment.

Can’t Stop Watching: Amber Riley on ‘DWTS,’ Spike Lee To Be on ‘Oprah’s Next Chapter,’ ‘Roots’ Remake & More

It may not have been their best performance, but Amber Riley and her pro partner Derek Hough still rocked “Dancing With the Stars” Monday night. Riley, looking very sexy in a black leather skirt and black sequined blouse, danced the Rumba to Cher’s “If I Could Turn Back Time” with the bare-chest (yes, you read correctly) Hough.