I miss Prince, do you? Remembering the music icon

Prince, who is known as one of the greatest musicians of all time, died six years ago on this day in 2016. The music star shook the world with his amazing music and did it while looking fly in his matchless fashions. Fans across the world listen to his record-breaking sixth studio album, Purple Rain, […]

Twitter mad Oscars plan to honor Hattie McDaniel, whitewash how she was treated

Fans are in an uproar that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences chose to honor Hattie McDaniel without telling the whole sordid story of the Academy’s heinous treatment of her. McDaniel became the first African American to be nominated and win an Oscar when she portrayed the maid “Mammy” in the classic film […]

Halle Berry serenaded by beau Van Hunt for her 55th birthday (video)

Oscar-winning actress Halle Berry brought in her 55th birthday in the most envious of ways: being serenaded by the love of her life, singer Van Hunt. The exquisite Cleveland native posted a picturesque video that featured her sun-kissed face leaning out the passenger-side window of her luxury whip. As her long locks flow in the […]

Oscar-winning actress Jodie Foster fights for justice in ‘The Mauritanian’

Academy Award-winning actress Jodie Foster sits down with rolling out‘s Star Studio to discuss her role in the new film The Mauritanian. Foster plays tough-as-nails, real-life international criminal defense attorney Nancy Hollander, who fights relentlessly for the release of Mohamedou Ould Slahi (portrayed by Tahir Rahim), a suspect in the Sept. 11 terror attacks on […]

The surprising thing Halle Berry says now about her Oscar win

Halle Berry is hurt and disgusted. She naively believed that winning the Academy Award would change things for the better and open doors wider for women of color coming behind her. But the exact opposite has taken place in the ensuing 18 years, and Berry now counts her greatest career win as one of her […]

Famous to infamous: Cuba Gooding Jr. mugshot released by NYPD (video)

Academy Award-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has joined the ranks of celebrities with mugshots. The 51-year-old actor turned himself in voluntarily to the NYPD Special Victims Unit on Thursday, June 13. Gooding was booked into custody for forcible touching, a class A misdemeanor which carries a one-year maximum prison sentence. The actor has been accused […]

Family of legendary director John Singleton to remove him from life support

The family of John Singleton, who suffered a stroke earlier this month, reportedly has directed his doctors to remove him from life support, according to a statement issued by Singleton’s publicist on Monday, April 29, 2019. “It is with heavy hearts we announce that our beloved son, father and friend, John Daniel Singleton will be taken […]

Director Antoine Fuqua to shine Oscar night with Walmart ‘receipt’ short film

A-list director Antoine Fuqua (Shooter, Olympus Has Fallen, The Equalizer and Southpaw) is one of the four directors Walmart partnered with to create short films based on a single Walmart receipt to debut their new campaign during commercial breaks on Oscar Night, February 26. As a part of Walmart’s “behind every receipt, there’s a great story” […]

Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o delivers amazing speech, Facebook congrats

Lupita Nyong’o won an Academy Award for best supporting actress in her role as Patsey, a favored but abused slave, in the drama directed by Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave. This is the first Academy Award for the Mexico City-born, Kenyan-raised actress who was three weeks shy of graduating from Yale Drama School when she was cast […]

10 undeniably sexy white male actors

In Hollywood there are a select few white male celebrity hunks whose charisma, good looks and mannerisms make any woman do a double take. Check out Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt and eight others who are undeniably sexy. –Joi Pearson @joiapearson Above, John Christopher “Johnny” Depp II, voted Peoples Sexiest Man Alive and there is no denying that there is […]

Octavia Spencer says she’s ‘fine’ with never having kids

Academy Award winning actress Octavia Spencer recently sat down with The Hollywood Reporter for their actresses issue and dished on her decision to opt out of motherhood: “I should be married and have 19 kids,” the star of the hit movie The Help, 43, said “And now I’m thinking my eggs are dying on the […]

Star of Oscar-nominated film shot by Israeli forces

Iyad Burnat, star of the Oscar-nominated film 5 Broken Cameras, was among several protesters shot by Israeli forces during a weekly protest in his home village of Bilin this past Friday, Nov. 2. Iyad, who was among four shot, was struck in the thigh twice with rubber coated steel bullets. Dozens of other protesters suffered […]

Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer Get Oscar Nods for ‘The Help’

Oscar nominee Viola Davis says she’s calm, but excited. Davis received an Oscar nomination for Best Actress for her role as the proud maid Aibileen in The Help. Why is she calm? Davis received an Oscar nomination in 2009 for her role in the film, Doubt and then she “literally skipped through the hallways of […]