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 »
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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 »
Uh-Oh Pablo Escobar’s brother Roberto comes for Netflix. Roberto de Jesus Escobar Gaviria, 71, isn’t feeling “Narcos,” and is suing for $1 billion. “If we don’t receive it, we will close their little show.” That’s what big brother said. I think I’m even scared. LOL But no. Read here for more.
Jordan Peele’s next project is a TV show about hunting Nazis. “The Hunt,” is set in the 1970s. It’s described following a diverse band of Nazi hunters in America as they look for revenge and justice. The Hunters track and kill hundreds of Nazis who, with help of the U.S. government, escaped justice and became part of American… Read more »
Jason George is leaving Grey’s Anatomy for a new Shonda TV show. He’ll still be on this upcoming 14th season of Grey’s, but will transition to the new show when it starts shooting. He told ET last month, “I serve at the pleasure of Shonda Rhimes, so whatever she wants, I’m good.” More here.
TV One is now also being sued by Bobbi Kristina’s estate. I told you yesterday that Bobby Brown was suing the network over how he’s portrayed. He wants $1 million. So does the estate of Bobbi Kristina. They claim Bobbi Kristina’s right to privacy extend into death. The network told thejasminebrand.com, “We are aware of… Read more »
Phaedra Parks is reportedly desperate to rejoin RHOA. I’ll #spillthetea. KeKe Wyatt says her ex is a great father and husband. Marvin Sapp and R. Kelly collaborate on music. Thanks for checking out #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
Michel’le is getting a one night special on Lifetime. Michel’le: Still Standing, will air Sunday, October 22 at 9pm on Lifetime. At first I thought it was a concert but it’s not. It’ll be hosted by Wendy Williams and they’ll talk about where Michel’le is in her life since her biopic, Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Michel’le aired. More… Read more »