Hey happy people, here’s what’s happening in the world of black entertainment: Find out why OWN’s new reality series “Love in the City” is worth checking out, the cast of “Star Wars: Episode VII” is revealed and NeNe Leakes hangs up her boogie shoes. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Pharrell Williams’ “Marilyn Monroe” CD cover) and not (all things Donald Sterling). Enjoy!
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Director J.J. Abrams’ much-anticipated continuation of the “Star Wars” saga has been earning plenty of headlines before a script, shooting schedule or cast has even been established.
Harrison Ford dropped by “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Wednesday night, where he had an angry confrontation with his old “Star Wars” sidekick Chewbacca after the actor was ambushed by “Star Wars” characters in the Kimmel audience.
As the new “Star Wars” movies gear up, one popular brand based on the famed films is shutting down. Cartoon Network’s “Star Wars:The Clones Wars” is ending production, according to… More
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Another universe of sci-fi fans has been put in the hands of J.J. Abrams. According to multiple trade reports, Abrams is set to direct the next… More
(Reuters) – “Star Wars” creator George Lucas will marry his longtime girlfriend Mellody Hobson, the director’s production company Lucasfilm Ltd said on Thursday. Lucas, 68, and Hobson, the president of… More
“Castle” and Comic Conventions go together like peanut butter and chocolate. The show is known for its hilarious panels at the famed San Diego Comic-Con. Star Nathan Fillion, who previously… More
(Reuters) – Walt Disney Co agreed to buy filmmaker George Lucas’s Lucasfilm Ltd and its “Star Wars” franchise for $4.05 billion in cash and stock, a blockbuster deal that includes… More
Samuel L. Jackson described George Lucas as “the man, the myth, the vanguard” as he presented the filmmaker with the Vanguard Award at the NAACP Image Awards Friday night.
The two-hour premiere of Winfrey’s new series “Oprah’s Next Chapter” gave OWN its highest ratings for a Sunday premiere since the network’s January 2011 launch weekend, scoring a 1.1 rating in the network’s target women 25-54 demographic and 1.1 million total viewers.