Lupita Nyong’o will play Trevor Noah’s mother in his biopic. The movie is based on Trevor Noah’s memoir Born A Crime. Born A Crime is Trevor Noah’s account of growing up in South Africa to a Swiss White father and South African Black woman when interracial relationships were illegal in the country. More here.
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Snoop Dogg helped out a stranded motorist in Los Angeles on Sunday. Katrina Graham was driving back from church when her car broke down on the freeway. While she waited for her brother, a knock came on her window. It was Snoop. Snoop was on his way to the NBA All-Star game. He felt she was in… Read more »
Star Jones’ wedding shower included a song from Vanessa Williams. Star is set to marry her fiancé, Richard Lugo (who else was she going to marry?). The shower was held in NYC. Details on the marriage are being kept on the low-low. See pics here though.
Jermaine Hopkins from Lean on Me is stupid and here is why. He got busted in Apex, North Carolina for driving with 6 pounds of weed. He allegedly sped past cops going 70mph in 55 mph zone. Who spends past cops with weed in the car? He was busted 6 years ago for weed. See… Read more »
Tyler Perry will play Colin Powell in a movie about Dick Cheney. The movie has no title yet. Colin Powell is a four-star general who served as President George Bush’s Secretary of State. Other set to star alongside Tyler Perry are Christian Bale, who’ll play VP Cheney, Amy Adams will play his wife Lynne, Sam Rockwell… Read more »
Keke Palmer has a recurring role on this season’s Star. Keke will play Gigi, a recording artist describes as being “ratchet and rich,” whose looking for “good producers and bomb ass records.” Keke will do the role as well as a couple of other projects. Read about those here.
Mike Epps and Evan Ross will join season two of Star. Mike Epps will play a record label president. Evan Ross will play the nephew of Benjamin Bratt’s character Jahil Rivera. Luke James is also set to play an artist on the label. Read more here.
Kevin Hart got the 2,591st star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Halle Berry and Ice Cube were among the famous there.
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.
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ song, “Dance Off,” had Idris Elba in it. Ever since he says he’s being constantly challenged to a dance-off.