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Countess Vaughn: See Her Drastic Weight Loss

“Hollywood Divas” star Countess Vaughn has dropped a significant amount of weight. The 37-year-old actress, who became a household name on sitcoms like “Moesha” and “The Parkers,” has been open about her struggles with her weight over the years. On ...
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Role Play: Vivica Fox Out, New Diva In On “Hollywood ...

TV One’s “Hollywood Divas” is gearing up for season two. The ensemble series made up of actresses Golden Brooks (“Girlfriends”), Countess Vaughn (“The Parkers”), Paula Jai Parker (“Hustle & Flow”), Elise Neal (“The Hughleys”) and former reality star Lisa Wu ...
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Sequel: “Hollywood Divas” Renewed For Season Two

TV One has renewed its newest reality series “Hollywood Divas.” The ensemble series made up of actresses Golden Brooks (“Girlfriends”), Countess Vaughn (“The Parkers”), Paula Jai Parker (“Hustle & Flow”), Elise Neal (“The Hughleys”) and former reality star Lisa Wu ...
Movies

Major Movie: Mo’Nique Books Part In Bessie Smith Film

Oscar winner Mo’Nique has finally landed a part in a major Hollywood film. It was just announced that Mo’Nique has signed on to star opposite Queen Latifah in HBO’s film about Bessie Smith. Actress Khandi Alexander (“Scandal“) will also star ...
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Diva Diaries: TV One Shooting Series With Hollywood Actresses

TV One is expanding their “Divas” franchise to explore the lives of Hollywood actresses. The African American cable network announced on Wednesday that they are currently in production on “Hollywood Divas,” an off-spring of their hit “R&B Divas ATL” and ...
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Mo’Nique: Hosting “Love & Hip Hop” Reunion Special

Academy Award-winning actress Mo’Nique is hosting the reunion special for “Love & Hip Hop.” While no formal announcement has been made, cast members of the controversial VH1 reality show posted photos with the comedienne from the taping on Instagram. Mo’Nique ...
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Kym Whitley: Double Dose of “Raising Whitley”

When actress/comedienne Kym Whitley’s “Raising Whitley” reality show returns on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network early next year, the show will expand from 30 minutes to one hour. During a recent appearance for McDonald’s in New Orleans, the “Black Dynamite” star ...
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Whitley Works: Kym Whitley Has A Hit On OWN

The news just keeps better for Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network. The ratings growth of the network continued this past weekend with the premiere of comedienne Kym Whitley’s new series, “Raising Whitley.” The 30-minute reality series, which airs on Saturdays at ...
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Kym Whitley: Promo Released For OWN Series

Hollywood funny woman Kym Whitley’s reality series “Raising Whitley” premieres on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network on April 20. The series will air at 10pm ET and be the lead-in to La Toya Jackson’s OWN reality show, “Life With La Toya.” ...
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Kym Whitley: Comedienne Gets Real For Oprah’s OWN

Comedienne Kym Whitley will star in a new reality series for Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network.  Whitley’s show is one of four new series optioned by Winfrey’s cable channel. The comedic actress will front a show tentatively called “Raising Whitley” that ...