In front of a crowd as racially mixed as her heritage, Rain Pryor sang, danced, and joked her way through her cabaret-style one-woman show, Fried Chicken and Latkes, at Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre in Harlem last night. Directed by Kamilah Forbes, Fried Chicken and Latkes is an autobiographical play celebrating the culture […]

Lee Daniels is bringing hip-hop and drama back to primetime television like never before. His new series Empire is the talk of the town and everyone from TV critics to social media has been praising the hit FOX series as the next big thing. The show follows a hip-hop record label and the family that runs […]

Tonight marks the long-awaited arrival of the new show Empire, but yesterday, the stars and other supporting celebrities stopped by the red carpet to celebrate its premiere. The Fox series follows a family feud within a hip-hop empire built by a music mogul played by Terrence Howard. Last night at Hollywood’s Cinerama Dome, though, it was the […]

Being in the public eye 24/7 isn’t easy, especially when you’re being constantly scrutinized for every outfit you wear, every meal you eat, and every move you make. This is a struggle actress Gabourey Sidibe knows all too well, and yet she’s more confident than most “traditionally beautiful” famous folks. Late last week, Sidibe took […]


Not only is it a great feeling to see women in the spotlight achieving great things, but it feels even better when women from all different races, creeds, and color are being acknowledged and appreciated. Harper’s Bazaar is doing just that by paying “homage to the diversity of women” with a fashion spread styled by Fashion Director Carine […]

It’s been quite a while since we’ve seen levels of glamour at this magnitude, but alas, the amfAR red carpet came to save us all. Last night, New York City’s Plaza Hotel was transformed for the 2013 amfAR Inspiration Gala. amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to the support of AIDS research, […]

This week, we received the tragic news of the death of Adam Yauch a.k.a. MCA of the Beastie Boys. We are all very saddened by this loss, but that’s no reason for some of our favorite celebrities not to enjoy their birthdays coming up! INTERVIEW: Gabourey Sidibe Hates Being Called Precious & Listens To D12’s […]

Breaking news: The members of Foster the People have been killed! OK, OK, not in real life. But it does happen in the beginning of the band’s new video for their latest single, “Houdini.”  DETAILS: Foster The People Has The Most Played Song On Spotify!  The video starts out with the band shooting a music video, when […]

Everyone loves a good heist movie. It’s one of the few times we find ourselves rooting for the criminals. But what if the person being robbed is an even bigger crook himself? In Tower Heist, directed by Brett Ratner, a group of hard working people fall victim to a Ponzi scheme by a wealthy Wall […]

Gabourey Sidibe took the entertainment world by storm with her debut starring role in the moving film Precious. While Gabby may have shocked with her dramatic acting skills, she wants you to know she’s more than just Precious.  In fact, Gabourey shows off her impressive comedic timing in the new comedy adventure Tower Heist starring […]