From start to finish, the past year brought us plenty of highs (Lupita Nyong’o's amazing year in Hollywood) and lows (Michael Brown’s death). Take a look at eight stories that had our attention at XFINITY CelebrateBlackTV.com.
Posts Tagged Jay-Z
“black-ish” and “Survivor’s Remorse” broach the topic of spanking and the Carters renew their vows. Plus, there’s my weekly watchlist and what’s hot (Leslie Jones joining ‘SNL’ cast) and not (Boko Haram’s latest kidnapping).
Usher talks about his “The UR Experience” Tour and “The Voice”; See Mr. and Mrs. Carter this weekend and Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic gets an air date. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Liya Kebede in L’Oreal Paris’s latest campaign) and not (Jennifer Lopez’s “Booty” video).
New photo suggests Beyoncé may not be preggers; Lupita Nyong’o shares self-love message on “Sesame Street;” Jada Pinkett-Smith hopes you like “Gotham;” Plus, my watchlist and what’s hot (“Scandal”-inspired wardrobe) and not (domestic violence).
“Housewives” NeNe Leakes heads to Broadway; Ja Rule’s family-based docu-series heads to MTV; Plus my watchlist and what’s hot (Harry Belafonte’s latest honor) and not (a gynecologist secretly recording patients).
Lots circling today but here’s what caught my eye: Wesley Snipes chats with “Entertainment Tonight” about his new film and future plans, Jada Pinkett Smith discusses her new TV role and Beyoncé’s Instagram photos counter divorce rumors. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” memes) and not (the fast food restaurant employee who dissed Aretha Franklin). Enjoy!
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!
Happy Hump Day! Here’s what’s buzzing today: Jennifer Hudson lights up the stage in New York, Solange “Kung Fu Fighting” Knowles possibly opening up for Beyonce and Jay Z’s “On the Run” tour and Kandi Burruss and her family revisit “The View.” Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (“The Maya Rudolph Show”) and what’s not (Michael Pace murdering his wife). Enjoy!
While the world’s still trying to figure out what triggered Solange Knowles to go in on her brother-in-law, Jay Z, we’re reporting good news for ABC: Shonda Rhimes signed a four-year deal with ABC Studios and a new clip of the comedy “Black-ish” starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Eliss Ross. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (new fall shows slated) and not (Donald Sterling’s comments). Enjoy!
Here’s a couple of things to whet your appetite: Queen Latifah will show off her acting chops in an HBO biopic. And Donald Sterling continues to dominate the news as various outlets speculate on the Los Angeles Clippers’ future, which could include the likes of Oprah Winfrey or Magic Johnson. Plus there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (the legends joining Broadway’s “After Midnight”) and not (Beyonce stans–yikes!). Enjoy!