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Comedic actor Mike Epps and his wife Kyra Robinson Epps welcomed their newborn baby on March 12 and awed their fans and contemporaries with the first adorable video of the infant, Indiana Rose Epps. “Allow us to introduce to you our newest addition to the family,” Epps penned for his six million Instagram video on…

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Sommore has been making us laugh for more than two decades alone and as one-fourth of “The Queens of Comedy,” alongside sister comediennes Mo’Nique, Adele Givens and Laura Hayes. In addition to doing stand-up, she is also a writer, producer and entrepreneur. Born in Trenton, New Jersey, she currently makes her home in Miami and…

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Wanda Sykes and Mike Epps are joining forces for a new sitcom. The two comedy powerhouses will appear in “The Upshaws,” a new multi-cam sitcom for Netflix. The series centers on the working-class Upshaw family. Making their home in Indiana, the Upshaws are trying to make it work without the blueprints to do so. In addition…

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Kyra Robinson is an agent of change in television. She’s an NAACP-nominated TV producer who got her start in Chicago. Through her relentless work ethic, she landed opportunities which led to her current role as a TV producer for OWN’s “Iyanla: Fix My Life.” Her story is just as inspiring as the work she does…

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Social media is the new frontier of entertainment and BET is at the forefront. The network is slated to present the first-of-its-kind BET Social Awards Sunday, Feb. 11 at 10 p.m. EST. Executive produced by Mike Epps and hosted by comedian Michael Blackson, the awards will be filmed live in Atlanta and will celebrate the best (and worst) social media…

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You gotta take your shoes off, on this little a– plane? Private huh not all that for the money ? pic.twitter.com/3wBgbqlvw9 — Mike Epps (@TheRealMikeEpps) February 22, 2017 During NBA All-Star weekend, actor and comedian Mike Epps, 46, was reportedly arrested in New Orleans for attacking a guy in Harrah’s Casino on Saturday, Feb. 18,…

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Funnyman Mike Epps gushes over his beautiful family. When it comes to his four daughters (Madison, 9, Moriah, 11, Makayla, 16, and Bria, 23), the proud papa tells People, “They’re all No. 1 in my eyes … They’re all really good girls and really, really smart. I’ve been blessed.” The 45-year-old actor, who stars in ABC’s new sitcom “Uncle…

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Mike Epps had an interesting beginning to April. His film Meet the Blacks hit theaters nationwide on April 1st and he served as the headliner at the Festival of Laughs tour on the following day. Held at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Epps took the opportunity to make light of several topics that have dominated…

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In honor of the release of Mike Epps’ Meet the Blacks, Breakout Atlanta held a private event allowing guests to experience a real-life escape game where participants have to crack codes and use clues to escape a room. Since Meet the Blacks is a spoof of The Purge, it was only right to celebrate accordingly. Guests were welcomed with food catered by Panera, an open bar, and…

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Nina

First look at Zoe Saldana’s controversial portrayal of the late music icon Nina Simone, including her rise to fame, tribulations, and redemption due in part to her close relationship with her manager, Clifton Henderson (David Oyelowo). The film also co-stars Mike Epps and Ella Thomas. Nina hits theaters April 22.  

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Jan. 29, 2016. It’s a pivotal date for moviegoers, as well as day presenting another impressive notch on the belt of a rising superstar. It is on this day that the latest Marlon Wayans-inspired parody film, Fifty Shades of Black, opens to a nationwide audience. It will also serve as the day when actor-comedian Andrew…

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Perhaps realizing they have a good thing on their hands, Starz has renewed burgeoning comedy “Survivor’s Remorse” for a third season just a handful of episodes into the show’s second season. Starz execs say they are pleased with the direction of the show and its growing audience. “We are thrilled to renew “Survivor’s Remorse” for…

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Star film and television producer Will Packer recently renewed his production deal with Universal Television. The two-year extension will keep Packer’s Will Packer Productions on board with the company through 2017. Having produced box-office hits like Think Like a Man and The Wedding Ringer, Packer will now spend more time focusing on the world of television.…

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The Essence 2015 festival in New Orleans was a complete blast and the place was crawling with celebrities. Chef Roblé was spotted looking very stylish. Selma director/writer Ava DuVernay was seen up front checking out Missy Elliot’s incredible performance. Cynthia Bailey of “Real Housewives of Atlanta” was seen spying on Noel and her date. “Fashion Queens’”…

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