Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart have announced a co-headlining tour. The tour will start in Boston on June 11, and then hits Houston, and finishes in El Paso later in the month. The two aren’t strangers to taking the stage together. They performed together last August for Dave Chappelle’s show at Radio City Music Hall. More here.
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Paula Patton is reportedly dating a married man. Lala Anthony was fired from a Taraji P. Henson movie. I’ll #spillthetea. Idris Elba will star in a Netflix comedy. Thanks for watching #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 stuudio!
Idris Elba will star in the Netflix comedy series Turn Up Charlie. He sold the series to Netflix. In the eight-episode run, Charlie is a struggling DJ who gets his “final chance at success when he reluctantly becomes a manny to his famous best friend’s problem-child daughter.” More here.
Tracy Morgan got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Tray said, “When I as a poor kid growing up in the projects in Brooklyn I never dreamed of having a star on the Walk of Fame, but now I’m here, I have to tell you I feel pretty comfortable. I tell you why, The… Read more »
HBO is officially going in the Tiffany Haddish business. Tiffany is going to executive produce “Unsubscribed.” It’s a comedy described as an examination of female blackness, beauty, and identity through a behind-the-scenes look at the Instagram hustle. Read more here.
Tracy Morgan will join Taraji P Henson for What Women Want. The movie is a reboot of the movie, What Men Want. That movie starred Mel Gibson and came out in 2000. Taraji plays a sports agent who is always cut out of deals by her male colleagues. She then gains the power to hear men’s… Read more »
Kevin Hart wants a judge to dismiss a lawsuit against him. Scott Montoya is suing over Kevin Hart’s comedy network “Laugh Out Loud.” Scott Montoya claims ownership of “Laugh Out Loud Comedy Productions,” which puts out comedy content to different platforms. He sued demanding an injunction stopping Kevin Hart from using the trademark. More here.
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 »
Richard Pryor’s son Mason Pryor bombed on Showtime at the Apollo. Mason, 31, is Richard Pryor’s youngest son. The tough crowd at The Apollo weren’t here for his Trump-Putin jokes. Or any of his jokes. The boos were loud. The episode airs tomorrow night on FOX. Watch here.
Katt Williams settles a case with a woman claiming he burned her. Jamila Majesty accused Katt of physically abusing her and organizing an attack on her. Court papers filed say Katt reached a settlement with Jamila. Jamila was paid more than $10k and as a result the entire lawsuit has been dismissed. More here.