Category Archives: The View

‘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.

Can’t Stop Watching: Missing Michigan Doctor Teleka Patrick, What’s Hot/Not & More

Every time a person goes missing we all hope that individual is found safe and able to have a joyful reunion with their loved ones. Those same sentiments exist around 30-year-old Teleka Patrick. Patrick, a doctor from Kalamazoo, Mich., was last around 8 p.m. on December 5 in the parking lot of the hospital where she works.

Can’t Stop Watching: Santa Claus’ African Origins, Tessanne Chin Wins ‘The Voice’ & More

The more years I spend on this planet the lower my tolerance for mess. It’s kind of like the older relative or older neighbor who just says what’s on their mind with little regard for your or anyone else’s feelings. I may not have put in as much time as they have but the sentiment is the same. That’s how I feel when the brouhaha erupted over Fox News’ Megyn Kelly’s comments about Santa Claus’ (and Jesus) racial identity: “Santa just is white.”