Posts Tagged: lee daniels

Jussie Smollett Not Returning For Empire’s 6th Season!

Empire has been renewed for its 6th season, but Jussie Smollett will not be a part of it. “By mutual agreement, the studio has negotiated an extension to Jussie Smollett’s option for season six, but at this time there are no plans for the character of Jamal to return to ‘Empire,’” Fox Entertainment and 20th… Read more »

Mo’Nique Releases Secretly Recorded Call With Tyler Perry!

So it looks like the feud between Mo’Nique and Tyler Perry is not going away anytime soon, in fact Mo may have poured more gas on the flame with her latest move. Mo’Nique has apparently released a secretly recorded phone call with her, hubby-manager Sydney Hicks and Tyler Perry talking about the drama with her… Read more »

Uh Oh!! Mo’Nique Responds To Adrienne Bailon!!

Well Mo’Nique has spoken…and you can stop holding your breath! The Oscar winner has responded to “The Real” co-host Adrienne Bailon who threw shade a her for “being loud” in her criticism of Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry, and Lee Daniels. Check out Mo’Nique’s response to Bailon posted to her Twitter page: “My loves. This BABY… Read more »

Oprah To Star In Remake Of “Terms Of Endearment!”

Oprah Winfrey is headed back to the big screen! The queen of media is teaming up with director Lee Daniels for a remake of the 1983 film Terms of Endearment. The original movie starred Shirley MacClaine and Jack Nicholson and got 11 Academy Award nominations and won five, including Best Picture. Winfrey and Daniels last… Read more »

“Empire” Cast All In For Hillary!

The cast of “Empire” is making no secret of who they are supporting in the race for President! Show creator Lee Daniels and cast members including Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Bryshere Y. Gray, and Gabourey Sidibe have produced a video explaining why they are supporting Hillary Clinton.  

Queen Latifah To Star In “Empire” Spinoff!

Queen Latifah continues to do big things! Fresh off of killing it as “The Wiz”, Queen has been cast as the lead in Lee Daniels’ spin off of “Empire!” The show is currently known as the “The Untitled Lee Daniels Project,” will follow the stories three women who all have dreams of making it big… Read more »

Are You The Next Cookie? Audition For Lee Daniels!

Director Lee Daniels is casting for his new show and he wants to see you! Daniels’ new pilot “Star” is about the music business and will be full of music…and drama! “These artists are faced (with) along the way, while showcasing the allure and heartache of the cut-throat music scene, and exploring cultural themes from… Read more »

Lee Daniels Apologizes to J-Lo…Well Kinda!

Lee Daniels has kind of apologized to Jennifer Lopez after comments that ‘Cookie’ made on this week’s “Empire!” The line in question happened when Cookie was talking to Hakeem about him forming a girl group and she said “Ain’t nothing wrong with a couple of JLos, as long as they can really sing.” Apparently that… Read more »

Confirmed!! Tyrese will appear on season 2 of “Empire!”

Will Jody and Yvette be back together?? “Empire” creator Lee Daniels has confirmed that show’s star power has gone up…Tyrese will appear during season 2 of the show! “Yes! Stop asking!!! #tyrese is coming on #empireseason2” Daniels said last night on Instagram! Tyrese joins stars Chris Rock, Kelly Rowland, and Alicia Keys as guest stars… Read more »