Ryan Destiny to star in ‘Flint Strong’ as champion boxer Claressa Shields

Ryan Destiny will star as champion boxer Claressa “T-Rex” Shields in a new film. Destiny will portray the world and two-time Olympic champion in a new biopic for Universal entitled Flint Strong. The script is based on the 2015 boxing documentary “T-Rex” by Zackary Canepari and Drea Cooper. In the documentary, Shields is a 17-year-old from […]

5 television and film stars on the verge of becoming fashion icons

The perks that come with being a celebrity are innumerable. For starters, you get to live your best life with an outsized paycheck, bask in the undying love of an adoring fan base, and employ a host of people whose only job is to make sure you look good. The list can surely go on […]

Gabrielle Union teaches sons the beauty of ‘dark-skinned’ women

The highly combustible and corrosive colorism conversation seems to rear its hideous head at regular intervals in the Black community. This past week, for example, rising rapper GloKKNine pronounced publicly that he refuses to have dark-skinned children despite being deeply mahogany-hued himself. Also, the daughter of popular gospel singer Erica Campbell (of the group Mary […]

Gabrielle Union calls look-alike Ryan Destiny a b—-; Destiny responds

It appears that actress Gabrielle Union is feeling some kind of way about “Star” actress Ryan Destiny, a person who resembles Union so much that they could pass for siblings — or worse for Union, that Destiny is actually Union.  In Union’s new book We’re Going to Need More Wine, she refers to Ryan as a  […]

Lee Daniels lands a big-name talent for his upcoming new show

From the looks of things, Lee Daniels’ upcoming new show on Fox is coming together pretty nicely as he recently landed a big name to lead the currently untitled project. Media mogul Queen Latifah has signed on for a starring role in the still developing project that formerly had the working title “Star.” The project, which begins production in Atlanta this […]