Showing posts with label Netflix. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Netflix. Show all posts

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Tyler Perry Announces Star Studded Straw Cast


Tyler Perry's next Netflix movie, 'Straw,' stars Taraji P. Henson, Sherri Shepherd, Teyana Taylor, Glynn Turman, Sinbad and Rockmon Dunbar...

Saturday, June 08, 2024

The Upshaws Ending on Netflix


The Upshaws, starring Mike Epps, Kim Fields and Wanda Sykes filming its last season on Netflex...

Thursday, June 06, 2024

Ava DuVernay Drags Linda Fairstein Following Settlement of When They See Us Lawsuit


Four years ago former New York prosecutor Linda Fairstein filed a defamation of character lawsuit against director Ava DuVernay and Netflix over her portrayal in, "When They See Us," the docudrama based on the Central Park 5 case [click here if you missed that].

Ava calls out Fairstein for pulling the plug on the case before going to trial...

Friday, May 24, 2024

50 Cent Diddy Do It Doc in Danger?


This week it was reported that Netflix won the bidding war for rapper 50 Cent's exposé on Bad Boy Entertainment CEO Sean 'Diddy' Combs [click here if you missed that].

Now there are whispers that shadowy figures behind the scenes are doing everything they can to stop the production...

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

50 Cent Sells Diddy Do It Documentary to Netflix


Back in December rapper 50 Cent vowed to produce a documentary about embattled Bad Boy Entertainment CEO Sean 'Diddy' Combs after he settled the $30 million lawsuit filed against him by his ex girlfriend Cassie Ventura, just 24 hours after the suit went public [click here if you missed that]. 

Now insiders claim 50's documentary has been picked up by Netflix after a fierce bidding war between networks...

Saturday, May 11, 2024

Jerry Seinfeld Asked Chris Rock to Parody Oscar Slap


Two years ago actor Will Smith famously slapped comedian Chris Rock during the live broadcast of the Academy Awards for making a bald joke about his wife Jada Pinkett-Smith [click here if you missed that]. 

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld asked Rock to recreate the slap for his lated project but Rock wasn't up for it...

Sunday, April 21, 2024

Tabitha Brown Guest Stars on The Upshaws


Who remembers that time three years ago when daytime talk show host Wendy Williams, who admitted she'd never heard of aspiring actress and social media influencer Tabitha Brown, did a scathing Hot Topics segment on "The Wendy Williams Show" berating Tabitha for retiring her husband, a 15-year-veteran officer with the Los Angeles Police Department, when she secured a spice mix distribution deal with spice giant McCormick, after her vegan cookbook and self-help book sales took off [click here if you missed that]?

Remember how hard Tab prayed for Wendy?

The next time you get hated on by someone who doesn't know your story, just pray for them and kept your eyes on your own prize...

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Tyler Perry Extends Content Deal with BET


Five years ago filmmaker Tyler Perry signed a ground breaking deal to create exclusive content for BET, that included a major stake in their proposed online streaming platform BET+ [click here if you missed that]. 

Perry just extended his deal with BET for four more years, in a non-exclusive contract that includes the renewal of all his current shows on both the network and burgeoning BET+ streaming app...

Monday, April 01, 2024

R.I.P. Chance Perdomo


There is an unfortunate club of celebrities who have died by their 27th birthday including blues singer Robert Johnson, rocker Jimi Hendrix, artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, rappers Fat Pat and Freaky Tat, singer / songwriters Amy Winehouse, Kurt Cobain and many others. 

Now up and coming actor Chance Perdomo has been added to the macabre list after succumbing to his injuries from a motorcycle accident...

Monday, March 04, 2024

Mea Culpa is the No.1 Movie in 14 Countries


Over a week ago Tyler Perry's erotic thriller 'Mea Culpa" starring Kelly Rowland premiered at No. 1 on Netflix [click here if you missed that].

"Mea Culpa" is the gift that keeps on giving, still standing strong at No. 1 in 14 countries...

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Zane Clears the Air on Tyler Perry's Mea Culpa


Over the weekend "Tyler Perry's Mea Culpa" starring Kelly Rowland debuted at No. 1 on Netflix to mixed reviews [click here if you missed that].

Now that the dust has settled fans of erotic fiction author, Zane, have been accusing Tyler of ripping off her 1998 release "Addicted" and the chatter has gotten so loud Zane felt she should address it...

Monday, February 26, 2024

Mea Culpa is No.1 on Netflix

On Friday night "Tyler Perry's Mea Culpa" starring Kelly Rowland and Trevante Rhodes premiered on Netflix [click here if you missed that].

By Saturday night "Mea Culpa" was the No.1 movie on the platform...

Sunday, February 25, 2024

Mea Culpa Draws Mixed Reviews


Friday night "Tyler Perry's Mea Culpa," starring Kelly Rowland and Trevante Rhodes, premiered on Netflix and has been trending on social media ever since...

Thursday, February 22, 2024

Kelly Rowland Skillfully Shuts Down Today Conversation


Kelly Rowland and Trevante Rhodes are on a media tour promoting their new movie, "Tyler Perry's Mea Culpa," on Netflix but all anyone wants talk about is wether or not Kelly stormed off the Today show, in a dispute over dressing rooms [click here if you missed that].

Today Kelly was asked to address the dressing room drama and she flat out refused to entertain the conversation...

Today Continues to Shift Blame on Kelly Rowland


Yesterday insiders claimed that the REAL reason Kelly Rowland walked off the Today show set was because anchor Savannah Guthrie kept asking her questions about Beyoncé, after Kelly's team requested no Beyoncé questions, despite wide spread rumors that the Mea Culpa star stormed out in a huff over the size of her dressing room [click here if you missed that]. 

Today with Hoda & Jenna co-host, Hoda Kotb, doubles down on the dressing room tale...

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Beyoncé Behind Kelly Rowland Today Show Tiff?


This week it was rumored that Kelly Rowland walked off the set of the Today show in a petty dispute over dressing room size [click here if you missed that]. 

Now insiders are claiming the REAL reason Kelly walked off the set is because they kept asking her about Beyoncé after Kelly's team warned them not to, ahead of time...

Sherri Shepherd Low Key Calls Out Today Over Kelly Rowland Dressing Room Snafu


Last week Kelly Rowland walked off her guest hosting spot on the Today show in a nasty dispute over her dressing room size [click here if you missed that].

Talk show host Sherri Shepherd shares a moment bonding with a fan over Today's misstep...

Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Today Show Host Laughs Off Kelly Rowland Incident


Last week Kelly Rowland walked off her guest hosting spot on the Today show, at the last minute, in a dispute over the size of her dressing room [click here if you missed that].

Today with Hoda and Jenna co-host, Hoda Kotb, asks Kelly to come back...

Monday, February 19, 2024

Official Trailer for 'Shirley' Starring Regina King


Last month Netflix shared a sneak peek at Regina King staring in a new biopic as Brooklyn congresswoman Shirley Chisholm [click here if you missed that].

The first full official trailer is here...

Sunday, February 18, 2024

Kelly Rowland Leaves Today Show in a Lurch


Kelly Rowland is currently on a national press tour to promote her Netflix movie, "Tyler Perry's Mea Culpa [click here if you missed that]." 

Kelly's press run hit a snag at NBC in New York last week after she walked out in a dispute over dressing rooms...