Tisha Campbell-Martin lands a pilot for a drama on ABC. It’ll be directed by Regina King. The pilot has no title yet, but it explores the lives of five African-American sisters, all officers in the NYPD. Tisha will play Sgt. Anise Kendrick-Morrison. Does this mean if it’s picked up they’ll be no “Martin,” reboot? More here.
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Donald Glover apparently was a part of the Black Panther movie. Director Ryan Coogler spilled the tea. “Donald and Stephen actually gave me notes on a draft. They came in and read — came in and took a day, they were really busy — they took a day and read the draft… this was right before… Read more »
April Ryan spilled the tea on Omarosa getting FIRED and not resigning. As you know, Omarosa resigned her position as President Trump’s communications director at the White House Office of Public Liaison. Her last day is January 20. Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced it, “Omarosa Manigault Newman resigned yesterday to pursue other opportunities. Her departure will not be… Read more »
Jay-Z explains cheating on Beyonce. I’ll #spillthetea. Russell Simmons steps down from his companies. Why did Tamar Braxton and Vince Herbert’s marriage really end? Thanks for watching #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
Jill Scott has her own Harvey Weinstein story and it isn’t good. Jill made several posts on Twitter about her experience with Harvey Weinstein. “When I met Harvey Weinstein, he was RUDE. In the NASTIEST tone he said “Who told you to get pregnant?!” And rolled his eyes in disgust.” Jill also added, “What’s true… Read more »
Beyonce turned down a role in Beauty and the Beast because it wasn’t big enough. That’s what director Bill Condon says. He worked with her in Dreamgirls. That was 11 years ago. He’ surprised Beyonce hasn’t done more movie-musicals. Read more here.
Lee Daniels is no longer going to direct the Richard Pryor movie. The movie has Mike Epps and Oprah attached to it. Now, we’ll have to see if that still is going to happen. It was supposed to start shooting this past March. It didn’t because of Lee Daniels. Don’t be mad. He has a… Read more »
The WB Emerging Film Directors Workshop provides an opportunity for emerging filmmakers to gain an education and experience in the studio filmmaking process. Through the program, the Studio will also have the opportunity to continue its tradition of working with and nurturing the talents of the best emerging filmmakers. Over the course of the program,… Read more »