ABC has announce that it is bringing back American Idol back for a 16th season. Originally aired by Fox, Idol ended last year after a 15-season run after a groundbreaking start in 2002. Judges and hosts have not been reveal, but Disney/ABC TV Group President Ben Sherwood promised a “bigger, bolder, and better-than-ever Idol.” A March 2018 premiere […]
Taye Diggs is taking his talents back to the small screen after landing a new role on the FOX hit show, Empire. According to reports, the Private Practice vet will first appear in season three’s premiere as Angelo Dubois, a city councilman hailing from a respected and affluent New York family. Diggs’ character draws a comparison […]
Mourners gathered at St. Paul Cathedral on Thursday to pay their respects to Philando Castile, the 32-year-old Minnesota man who was fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop. During the service, several people who were close to Castile spoke highly of his character. Rev. Steve Daniels Jr. spoke out: “Once again we have the […]
Some familiar faces will grace the Fox Network on a new daytime talk show. Beginning today, four African-American pastors will share their unique takes on pop culture, news events and spirituality. The show is executive produced by Bill Geddie, co-creator and executive producer of ‘The View’ for 17 seasons. ‘The Preachers’ features John Gray, Associate […]
Larry Wilmore kept his speech all the way real, saluting the POTUS with, “Yo, Barry, you did it, my nigga!”
Nate Parker screened his film The Birth of A Nation at Sundance, and immediately following a bidding war ensued. The film, about Nat Turner, who led a slave rebellion in Virginia in 1831, according to Parker, is an unsanitized telling of the revolt in which at least 55 whites were killed. Parker wrote, directed, produced and starred […]
After Oprah took to Twitter to share a video detailing how she dropped 26 pounds using Weight Watchers while still eating bread daily, the company’s shares catapulted more than 20 percent, and rose to $13.29 per share.
Next year is gearing up to be a big one for live musicals over at FOX; it was recently announced Tyler Perry will host a religious musical special just in time for Easter.
via EEW Tyler Perry will host and narrate a live musical event, “The Passion,” this coming Palm Sunday. The two-hour special will depict the final hours of Jesus Christ’s life on earth and will air on FOX March 20 at 8pm. Read more here.