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Vanessa Bell Calloway: Cable Has “Opened Doors” For Actors

Veteran actress Vanessa Bell Calloway believes cable has become the platform that has helped actors survive! Calloway, who has appeared on cable series like “Dexter,” “HawthoRNe and “Let’s Stay Together” in recent years, is returning for a third season on ...
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Lauryn Hill Tells Oprah Winfrey: No Thanks

This year alone she’s interviewed Rihanna, The Kardashians, Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina, 50 Cent, Michael Jackson’s daughter Paris Jackson and an all-star group of Olympic gold medalists, but the one person not interested in sitting down for an episode ...
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Wayne Brady: Apologizes For Joke About Sarah Palin’s Son

Comedian Wayne Brady has apologized for making a joke about Sarah Palin’s son, Trig during a televised roast of comedienne Roseanne Barr on Comedy Central. The Emmy Award-winning host made reference to Trig, who suffers from Down syndrome, during a joke about fellow ...
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Just Married: Actress Tichina Arnold Ties The Knot

Actress Tichina Arnold got married on Saturday to her fiancé, basketball coach Rico Hines in Hawaii. The couple wed in an intimate ceremony held at the Oasis Oceanfront Estate in Honolulu. Arnold and Hines announced their engagement in March and she ...
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Sheryl Underwood: “The Talk” Co-Host Mom Dies

“The Talk” co-host Sheryl Underwood’s mother, Joyce Underwood has died.  Ms. Joyce passed on Aug. 12 and she was 79-years-old. The talk show host confirmed her mom’s death in a statement sent to AlwaysAList.com. “I was blessed to have the greatest mother ...
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Nina Simone Film: Zoe Saldana In, Mary J. Blige Out

Actress Zoe Saldana has signed on to play the late Nina Simone in a bio-film, “Nina.” The long discussed film about the iconic singer’s life seems to be finally moving forward, as R&B star Mary J. Blige was previously attached ...
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Dominique Dawes: Doesn’t Like Gabby Douglas’ Nickname “Flying Squirrel”

Olympic gold medalist Dominique Dawes is not a fan of calling Gabrielle “Gabby” Douglas by her nickname, “Flying Squirrel.” Douglas was nicknamed the “Flying Squirrel” by Martha Karolyi, National Team Coordinator for USA Gymnastics, for her aerial performance on the uneven bars. ...
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Heather Headley: Gearing Up For New CD & Return To ...

Grammy award winner Heather Headley will release her new CD, “Only One In The World,” on Sept. 25. “In addition to the well-known songs I recorded, the CD also features a few new songs, which I’m excited to share,” said ...
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Hot Shots: Check Out Oprah Winfrey, Rihanna, Eric Benet, Michelle ...

Oprah Winfrey traveled to Barbados over the weekend to interview pop star Rihanna for her “Next Chapter” series on OWN. The TV titan tweeted about her experience hanging out with Rihanna in the 24-year-old “Umbrella” singer’s homeland. “What a refreshing ...
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Evelyn Lozada: Working With Iyanla Vanzant To Change Her Life

Evelyn Lozada Johnson has faced tremendous backlash in recent months over some of her actions on the hit VH1 reality series “Basketball Wives.” Acknowledging the wrong of her ways and meeting with “Basketball Wives” detractor, TV host Star Jones to ...