Daily Archives: April 16, 2013


Chris Tucker: Hosting 2013 BET Awards

Comedian Chris Tucker is on tap to host the 2013 BET Awards. Black Entertainment Television revealed today that Tucker, who is having a career resurgence after his role in last year’s “Silver Linings Playbook” after many years of being reclusive, ...

Iyanla Vanzant: Debut With DMX Equals Ratings Success

Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network continues to have ratings success with its newer programming. Ratings for the second season premiere of “Iyanla: Fix My Life” were stellar for OWN, actually up 22% overall from its series debut last fall. Iyanla Vanzant’s ...

Lauryn Hill: Asks For Court’s Mercy Before Tax Sentencing

Lauryn Hill has filed documents asking the courts for mercy in her sentencing for failing to file tax returns in 2005, 2006 and 2007. Hill’s massive tax bill totals more than $1.8 million and the singer will hear her fate ...