Michelle Williams and her fiancé have landed a reality show. Michelle and Chad Johnson’s reality show will be on OWN. Other than the show following their relationship, not much more is being said. He’s a sports chaplain, pastor and life coach. More here.
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Lee Daniels discovered Cardi B years ago according to Lee Daniels. He says the proof is on his IG. Lee says he was so blown away by her that he asked for a selfie video. He claims that was her start. Cardi B auditioned for his TV show, “Star,” three years ago. #justanotherincrediblemomet #castinggirlgroup #everything… Read more »
Mara Brock Akil says networks aren’t interested in a Girlfriends reunion movie. She said in an interview with Vulture that she has finished a script for a “Girlfriends” movie. Mara has had no success finding a studio willing to fund her vision. She also says, “…me hustling and knocking on doors begging to do this story is not… Read more »
Marsai Martin of Black-ish gets her own movie deal. Marsai plays “Diane,” on ABC’s “Black-ish.” Marsai will star in the movie, “Little.” She’ll make $200,000 and possibly another $300,000 if the movie does well. Plus there are other incentives too. Read about that here.
There will be a Roseanne spinoff but there will be no Roseanne. ABC made it official. They announced, “The Connors,” will air next season with the entire cast. Except for Roseanne. Negotiations with Roseanne were the last hold-up. A settlement was reached with Roseanne and she’ll have no financial or creative stake in the new sitcom…. Read more »
Roseanne sent a message to her 8-year-old co-star Jayden Rey. Roseanne tweeted, “I think I’ll b better tomorrow. The saddest part of all is 4 Jayden Rey on the show whom I grew2 love so much & am so ashamed of myself that she would ever think I do not love her bc she is African… Read more »
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 »
Roseanne says she begged ABC to not cancel her show. She tweeted, “I begged Ben Sherwood at ABC 2 let me apologize & make amends.” Roseanne added, “I begged them not to cancel the show. I told them I was willing to do anything & asked 4 help in making things right. I’d worked doing publicity4 them… Read more »
Roseanne got canceled by ABC after her racist tweets. Hours after Roseanne tweeted, “Valerie Jarrett, the former adviser to Mr. Obama, that said if “muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj.” The comments were condemned almost as soon as it got out. Wanda Sykes quit the show after the comments were posted… Read more »
Damon Wayans explained the drama of working with his former co-star. Clayne Crawford played ‘Martin Riggs,’ on the Fox series, “Lethal Weapon.” A series of on-set situations, none of them good, led to Clayne Crawford being fired. He’s being replaced by Sean William Scott. Damon posted pictures on Twitter. See and read more here.