Category Archives: The View

Watch: Sherri Shepherd Questions ‘Love & Hip Hop’ Creator Mona Scott-Young on ‘The View’

Anyone watching “The View” Monday knew co-host Sherri Shepherd couldn’t wait to grill Monday’s guest co-host Mona Scott-Young about her successful yet controversial “Love & Hip Hop” franchise. It was all over Sherri’s aura. And she soon (like 4 minutes into the show) got her chance to air her grievances.

YaYa DaCosta Alafia To Play Whitney Houston, B. Smith Battles Alzheimer’s Plus Audra McDonald Does It Again and Other Big Tony Winners

Greetings and Salutations! Here’s your daily dose of black entertainment news to get your week started: YaYa DaCosta Alafia is prepping to channel Whitney Houston in a Lifetime biopic, Lifestyle guru B. Smith shared that she has Alzheimer’s and Audra McDonald makes Tony Award history. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Lil’ Kim is a mommy) and not (the fatal pileup that injured Tracy Morgan).

‘RHOA’ Season 6 Reunion Recap, Ice Cube Visits ‘Ellen,’ ‘A Day Late and a Dollar Short’ Cast’s Lovefest & More

It’s no surprise that “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” season six reunion special is among the top news in black entertainment today. Joining that show is Ice Cube’s visit to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and people’s thoughts about the Lifetime film “A Day Late and a Dollar Short.” Plus, see what’s hot (KeKe Palmer lands a talk show) and not (women acting a fool on TV) along with my watchlist. Enjoy!

Lupita Nyong’o's ‘Real’ Boyfriend, ‘SNL’ Parodies ‘Scandal,’ Black Twitter’s Growing Influence & More

Happy Monday and all that good stuff. There’s much buzzing taking place around the globe, including speculation about who Lupita Nyong’o is really booed up with, “Saturday Night Live’s” parody of “Scandal” and Black Twitter’s ongoing introduction to mainstream America

Whoopi Goldberg, Ving Rhames Headline Lifetime’s ‘A Day Late and a Dollar Short,’ What’s Hot/Not & More

Lifetime sure knows how to keep black women tuning in. This time the women’s network has tapped an all-star cast led by Oscar and Golden Globe winner Whoopi Goldberg and Ving Rhames, also a Golden Globe recipient, for its original production of “A Day Late and a Dollar Short.”

Script Ready for ‘School Daze’ Sequel, Will Packer & Malcolm Lee Team for Film, George Lucas & Mellody Hobson Make Big Donation & More

Plenty of news for today including a possible “School Daze” sequel, billionaire newlyweds making a big contribution, two successful filmmakers teaming for a girls-themed film and more drama surrounding “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”–as if that’s anything new. Keep reading to get the deets from my black entertainment roundup.

Wendell Pierce Joins ‘Ray Donovan,’ Lupita Nyong’o Wows on EW, Tyler Perry’s New Talk Show & More

There’s a lot happening: “Ray Donovan’s” latest cast addition, Lupita Nyong’o stunning magazine cover, Tyler Perry filling Oprah’s shoes–sort of–and Kandi Burruss sharing her woes on “The View.” Keep reading to get the deets from my black entertainment roundup.