News

Jennifer Hudson: Family Killer Sentenced To Life In Prison

Justice has been served in the Jennifer Hudson family killings case.  That man convicted of murdering the Oscar winner’s mother, brother and nephew has been sentenced to life in prison. Circuit Judge Charles Burns in Chicago imposed three life sentences ...
TV

Golden Brooks: “Girlfriends” Star Lands New Gig

Former “Girlfriends” star Golden Brooks has landed a new gig. The actress will join the cast of the CW drama “Hart of Dixie,” reports The Hollywood Reporter. The 41-year-old actress will play Ruby Jeffries, a successful woman with acerbic wit ...
Movies

Anthony Mackie: Actor Tells Uptown Magazine He’s No Heartthrob

Obie Award-winning actor Anthony Mackie graces the cover of the latest issue of Uptown magazine. The 33-year-old actor, who recently starred in “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter,” spoke to the lifestyle glossy about his love of theatre; being an ordinary guy; ...
Auto

Ride And Drive: Dodge Is Back In The Compact Business

After a 7-year absence, the Dodge brand is back in the U.S. compact sedan market with the all-new 2013 Dodge Dart. This vehicle is the first Chrysler Group vehicle based upon a Fiat architecture that was adapted from the award-winning ...
TV

Mariah Carey: Meet Your New “American Idol” Judge

Following the exit of both Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler from the struggling Fox competition series, “American Idol,” it is now confirmed that pop superstar Mariah Carey will join the judges table for a one-year stint. The announcement was made ...
TV

Hair Raising: “The View’s” Sherri Shepherd Launches A Wig Line

Sherri Shepherd, the Emmy winning co-host of ABC’s “The View,” has launched a new wig line. The 12-piece hair collection created by Shepherd is called LuxHair Now and is a partnership with Aderans Hair Goods. “I’ve always been a strong ...
Faith

Frankly Speaking: Rev. Al Sharpton Talks Insignificant People

“The hardest job of a Black preacher is the preach the funeral of an irrelevant negro!  It’s the hardest job!  Body rolled down the isle, family sitting up there crying and slobbering, and we got to get up to hallucinate ...
Music

In Concert: Shanice Wilson Pays Tribute To Aurora, Colorado Victims

Veteran R&B darling Shanice Wilson played four jam-packed shows presented by SEI Entertainment at the famed Blues Alley jazz supper club in Washington, DC this past weekend. The 39-year-old entertainer, who released her debut CD when she was 14-years-old, told the ...
TV

Getting Hitched: Alfonso Ribeiro Pops The Question

“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” star Alfonso Ribeiro is getting married. The actor proposed to his girlfriend Angela Unkrich on Thursday night while in Lake Tahoe, Nevada. The 40-year-old actor, who currently hosts Game Show Network’s “Catch 21,” described getting ...