Kevin Hart will produce an FX comedy series starring Lil Dicky. The show will be loosely based on the life of Lil Dicky, born Dave Burd, and tell the story of a suburban boy growing on a quest to become a rap star. Lil Dicky wrote the screenplay and will serve as music director, as well as… Read more »
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Did Tracy Morgan really throw shade at Tiffany Hadddish? Tracy was being interviewed about his TBS sitcom, “The Last O.G.” It costars Tiffany Haddish and Cedric the Entertainer. He was asked about Tiffany Haddish. Tracy said, “We’re not gonna go there because this isn’t Tiffany’s show. This is Tracy Morgan. This is ‘The Last O.G.’” Tracy… Read more »
Black-ish creator Kenya Barris is parting ways with ABC Studios. The split comes on the heels of a report that ABC pulled a Black-ish episode over creative differences. The unseen episode focused on NFL players and protesters. Kenya is reportedly moving to Netflix. Kenya Barris is already working with Netflix on a reboot of “Shaft” featuring Samuel… Read more »
A Black-ish episode was pulled last month by ABC with no plans to air it. The episode, titled, “Please, Baby, Please,” was supposed to air February 27. The episode was about Dre (Anthony Anderson), caring for his baby son the night of a huge thunderstorm. Dre reads the baby a bedtime story, but stops because the baby… Read more »
Dorien Wilson and Countess Vaughn asked about a reboot of The Parkers. They both went on social media and asked what fans and followers thought. The Parkers aired on UPN from 1999 to 2004 and starred Mo’Nique. Read some of the responses here. They are NSFW!
Chevy Chase made racial jokes to Donald Glover and there are receipts. It happened when they were both working on NBC’s “Community.” Creator of the series Dan Harmon says he witnessed it. He says Chevy made the remarks in an attempt to throw Donald Glover off while filming the show. Dan Harmon said, “Chevy was the… Read more »
Don’t ask Jenifer Lewis to audition unless you’re Steven Speilberg. She says she hasn’t auditioned in a very long time. “Somebody called me in one time to audition for a mother and I said, “Are you out of your ****ing mind?” I’m the mother******, b****. You either want Jenifer Lewis or you don’t.” She is… Read more »
Actor Robert Guillaume has passed away at the age of 89. He passed today in Los Angeles. His widow, Donna Brown Guillaume, says he had been battling prostate cancer. He’s best remembered as playing ‘Benson,’ on the TV shows “Soap” and “Benson.” More here.
Marc Anthony gets got big time. I’ll #spillthetea. Birdman is changing his look – again. Tracee Ellis Ross almost turned down “blackish” because of Anthony Anderson. Thanks for watching #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
Tracee Ellis Ross almost did not do blackish because she didn’t like Anthony Anderson. Tracee told THR, “I did not like Anthony. I had worked with him in the past. I thought he was an a**hole. If you know Anthony, he has a gruff exterior, and he does not have an inner-governor, and Anthony says stuff… Read more »