Amandla Stenberg admits giving up a role in Black Panther because of her light skin. Amandla, who is biracial, says her light skin had everything to do with her not pursuing a role in the movie. She said, “One of the most challenging things for me to do was to walk away from Black Panther. I… Read more »
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Denzel and Phylicia Rashad helped out Chadwick Boseman early in his career. Chadwick spilled the tea that he was once accepted to the acting program at Oxford. Back then funds were low. Chadwick says, “After we got back, we got a benefactor letter. Denzel paid for me. I’m sure he has no idea. “It was random.”… 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 »
50 Cent says Wendy Williams fainting on her show was bad acting. 50 has come for Wendy in the past. He also posted yesterday, “Happy Halloween Catch 50Central tomorrow night at 10:30 PM, I’m gonna over heat in my costume. LOL” Read more here.
Are you here for Samuel L Jackson’s master class on acting? He’s teaching an acting class this winter. It’s $90. The lessons will include how to break down a script, how to leverage your voice, improve your auditioning skills and more. Samuel says, “In my MasterClass, I hope students learn that there’s no limit to what… Read more »
It seems like a lifetime ago that Drake played ‘Jimmy Brooks’ on “DeGrassi: The Next Generation,” in 140 episodes from 2001 to 2007. He’s planning a return to acting. He told the Cal Cast podcast, “Acting is another thing that I just can’t wait to really dive into. I think after I release More Life, which… Read more »
50 Cent promised Chris Brown a gig on Power. Not gonna happen. I’ll spill the tea. Nicole Murphy got conned out of $7 million. The president of the Philippines doesn’t want Steve Harvey to host the Miss Universe pageant. Thanks for watching Tony’s Tea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio.
He’s dropping hints on social media but hasn’t confirmed. He’s already on WEtv’s “Growing Up Hip Hop.” But who wouldn’t make time to be on “Empire?” It’s hard to believe Romeo is 26. Read more here.
He’s retiring from music to concentrate on acting. Puff told Cigar Aficionado, “I’m going to put out my last album and devote 100 percent of my time to doing films. I want to stop at a great place. And a final album is a great place to stop. I want to take a victory lap, to do… Read more »
Who knew? Idris Elba was apparently married in 2006 to a lawyer named Sonya Hamlin. It ended after 2 months. Why? Reportedly because he wanted to live in Los Angeles to pursue his career. She was happy on the east coast. Read more here.