Tag: St. Louis

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Joe Torry: Selling Sex On “Zane’s The Jump Off”

Comedian Joe Torry is no stranger to acting. The St. Louis-bred funnyman has starred in films like “House Party 3,” “Poetic Justice,” “Hair Show,” and “Tales from the Hood;” as well as appearing on TV shows like “ER,” “Girlfriends,” “NCIS” ...
Movies

Sexual Healing: Jesse L. Martin To Play Marvin Gaye

Lenny Kravitz is out and “Law & Order” alum Jesse L. Martin is officially in as Marvin Gaye in the biopic about the late singer’s life. Martin is now confirmed to play the Motown legend in the Julien Temple-helmed “Sexual ...
Theater

In Marvin’s Memory: Lynn Whitfield & Clifton Powell Star In ...

Emmy Award-winning actress Lynn Whitfield and NAACP Image Award-winning actor Clifton Powell star in the theatrical production about the late soul icon Marvin Gaye. The play, “My Brother Marvin,” is the “uncut” and “untold story” of the R&B icon who ...
TV

Hallelujah: “The Soul Man” Gets Saved For Second Season

Good news for Cedric The Entertainer’s TV Land sitcom “The Soul Man.” The series is getting a second season! AlwaysAList.com reported on Oct. 24 that the “King of Comedy” had started an online campaign to encourage viewers to write the ...
TV

Bet On Black: African American Shows Boost Oprah’s OWN Ratings

There’s Black Entertainment Television (BET), TV One and now, there’s apparently Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network! The TV titan’s television network posted double-digit gains for the month of October, the channel’s ninth consecutive month of growth, across all key demographics in ...
Gospel

Tour Talk: Mary Mary Hitting The Road

Grammy-winning Gospel duo and reality show stars Mary Mary are kicking off a fall tour starting Oct. 25 in Jacksonville, Fla. The sisters, Erica and Tina Campbell, will be joined on their “Go Get It” tour in all cities by ...
TV

Not So Funny: Christian Group Wants Cedric The Entertainer’s “The ...

Is TV Land’s “The Soul Man” blasphemeth? A Christian conservative watchdog group called One Million Moms sure thinks the Cedric The Entertainer and Niecy Nash fronted sitcom is! The 30 minute comedy, which became TV Land’s second-highest rated series premiere ...
Music

Nelly Talks Chris Brown: Says The Singer Made “Mistakes As ...

Rap superstar Nelly feels the public needs to put themselves in R&B singer Chris Brown’s shoes. During an appearance on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live,” host Andy Cohen asked the St. Louis-bred hip-hop star if he felt “Chris Brown gets ...
Photos

Sweetie Pies: Fun Times & Great Food

During a recent trip to St. Louis I visited Sweetie Pies, the restaurant featured on OWN Network’s hit reality series “Welcome to Sweetie Pies.”  While there, I got to meet Tim Norman, the son of Sweetie Pies’ owner Robbie Montgomery. ...