There’s plenty of black entertainment news to report today including Viola Davis opening up to Ellen DeGeneres about her rough childhood and Nas having a Monday night jam session with Q-Tip and The Roots. Plus, find out which cancelled VH1 show found a home on Centric and other hot (and not) items.
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The 86th Academy Awards definitely was one for the history books!
It was no real surprise that front-runner Jared Leto would win the Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for his role as transgender character, Rayon, in “Dallas Buyers Club” but his acceptance… More
And this year, having out Ellen DeGeneres host the show for the second time (as well as out Exec Producers Neil Meron and Craig Zaden running the show for the second year in a row) on Sunday night isn’t the only thing gay about the 86th annual Hollywood event and I’m not just talking about the show’s planned tribute to the 75th anniversary of the Judy Garland classic, “The Wizard Of Oz.”
It’s only Wednesday but I thought it was a perfect time for some throwback hits to be dusted off and enjoyed. Here’s what you should be watching tonight:
It’s hump day and if you are spending countless hours watching the Olympics and don’t quite want to stop, at 8pm you can watch “P&G: How to Raise an Olympian” on NBC. The show gives you a look at the support and challenges of mothers raising an Olympic athlete.
It seems my initial guesses were correct.
Ellen explains: ‘I read the headline underneath. And it said: “Ellen and Portia Marriage Crumbles.” And I was like, “Oh, what happened? They seemed so happy.” And then I was like, “Wait, I’m Ellen.” And I should know if that was happening.’
Ellen DeGeneres has high aspirations for her second time around hosting the Oscars.
Believe it or not, Friday marked the annual return of The Great American Smokeout, and Ellen DeGeneres looked to contribute her part to the cause. While the day was dedicated… More