Posts Tagged Patti LaBelle

Queen Latifah to Star in HBO Bessie Smith Biopic, Celeb Interest in LA Clippers Grows & More

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!

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.

Can’t Stop Watching: Yep, Diversity Definitely Not ‘SNL’s’ Biggest Issue, Patti LaBelle, Terrell Owens & More

Kerry Washington guest-hosting “SNL” has been a top discussion for the past 36 or so hours. Overall, I found Washington’s appearance a welcomed surprise. She showed her acting range by allowing her comedic talents to come forth. I liked the cold open addressing the show not having any black female cast members.