Director Ava DuVernay wants to create game show for LeVar Burton

Ava DuVernay wants to create a game show for legendary actor and certifiable brainiac LeVar Burton after he lost out on the competition to become the new “Jeopardy” host. More than 300,000 fans signed a petition for Burton, 64, to win the coveted gig after iconic host Alex Trebek succumbed to pancreatic cancer in December […]

Fans blast ‘Jeopardy’ after LeVar Burton snubbed as host

The announcement that “Jeopardy” producer Mike Richards has emerged as “the clear front-runner” has been lambasted in the traditional press and social media alike. The San Jose Mercury News slammed the choice as a snore with the headline “huge letdown” and accompanying “Zzzzzzzzzzzz,” while Yahoo! characterized the decision as “underwhelming.” Social media rolled its eyes […]

‘Jeopardy!’ host? Fans start petition supporting ‘Roots’ legend LeVar Burton

Alex Trebek was the iconic host of the decades-long-running “Jeopardy!”  TV game show. But even as fans continue to mourn Trebek’s recent passing at 80 from pancreatic cancer and celebrate his indelible contribution to American pop culture, some have started a petition lobbying for their choice of the trivia show’s next host.  Some want legendary actor […]

Leslie Jones adds game show host to growing résumé with ‘Supermarket Sweep’

Leslie Jones Supermarket Sweep

Comedienne and actress Leslie Jones is adding game show host and executive producer to her already impressive résumé. This fall, Jones heads to ABC network as host and executive producer of the game show “Supermarket Sweep.” Originally airing on ABC from 1965 to 1967, the 2020 reboot of the hit show puts Jones firmly in […]

‘Scared Famous’ best moments from episode 7

It’s down to the last five in the house, but the players fail to realize that even with an alliance, it’s still every man for himself in “The Walking Dead.” Check out the highlights from episode seven below. Eva Marcille and Tiffany Pollard compete for the top HBIC spot As planned, Tiffany “New York” Pollard […]

Michael Greene dishes about ‘Love Connection’ and acting

Michael Greene isn’t new to lights, cameras, and someone yelling action. Read on to find out how Greene joined FOX‘s fun dating show “Love Connection,” and what he’s planning on doing next with his career. How did you hear about “Love Connection”? I had a Facebook page a while ago where I had a lot […]

LeBron James delivers $1.3 million in cash to game-show winners

LeBron James is making power plays on and off the court. In addition to his prosperous basketball career, the NBA star is an executive producer with his friend and business partner Maverick Carter for a new game show on NBC called “The Wall.” The 10-episode series is set to feature two-person teams related by family, friendship, or […]