John Wick will become a series on Starz WITH Keanu Reeves. Keanu has starred as John Wick the the movie and the sequel. Now to be clear, Keanu will appear in the series but will NOT be the star. There will be a third John Wick movie. More here.
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Tavis Smiley announced a new TV deal for an inspirational show. Tavis was fired by PBS last month following allegations of sexual harassment. His new online show, “The Upside With Tavis Smiley,” will “celebrate the spirit of resilience, the power to overcome that resides in each of us.” It’ll start in the spring on The Word… Read more »
Roland Martin’s TV show has been canceled by TV One. The reason? Budget. The network is reportedly going through some tough times. It was a total surprise. “NewsOne Now,” expanded to two hours this past September. TV One’s interim GM, Michelle Rice wrote in a memo, “After four years of award-winning programming and distinguished service to… Read more »
Did Ray J land a regular spot as a host on The Real? He was a guest last month and announced he and his wife, Princess Love, are expecting their first child. He posted on social media, “Looks like I got a new job!!! Stay tuned!!” Word is he may be guest hosting. I don’t see… Read more »
CBS wants Oprah Winfrey to replace Charlie Rose at least temporarily. Charlie Rose was suspended Monday and fired yesterday after an investigation into allegations of sexual assault and sexual harassment. They want her to help out in any way possible. She currently contributing to “60 Minutes,” on CBS. Read more here.
Keisha Knight-Pulliam is accused of not letting Ed Hartwell see their daughter. Ed filed filed papers accusing Keisha of contempt of court. Ed claims she terminated a recent agreed upon visitation without a reasonable explanation. Keisha for her part, says, Ed has only exercised a one-hour visitation with Ella Grace twice in September. She claims he missed… Read more »
Jill Scott will play villain Lady Eve in Black Lightening on the CW. Black Lightning is about retired super hero Jefferson Pierce, a retired superhero who is pulled back into the fight as a wanted vigilante. He’ll be played by Cress Williams. Lady Eve is the owner of a funeral parlor (or is she), but is for… Read more »
Vin Diesel and Courtney Kemp are collaborating for Get Christie Love. It’s a reboot of the the 70s movie and TV series, Get Christie Love! Teresa Graves starred in both as a police detective. At the time the tv series made Teresa Graves the only African-American female lead in a U.S. network drama until Kerry Washington in… Read more »
Wendy is clear – she’s standing by her husband. I’ll #spillthetea. Tamar explains retiring. Taraji P. Henson addresses leaving “Empire.” Thanks for checking out #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
Taraji P Henson called BS on reports she’s quitting Empire. Taraji said, “I don’t know what this rumor is that I’m done after episode four… I have bills to pay… I love Chanel too much to walk away from a hit show. Who walks away from that money?” Read more here. She’s funny. Season 4 premieres… Read more »