Kerry Washington and Jimmy Kimmel share laughs. (Photo: Randy Holmes / ABC)

‘Scandal’ Alert: Kerry Washington Cracks Up Kimmel, Joe Morton On Papa Pope Prep

The weekend’s here and this is what’s making the rounds: Kerry Washington hit up “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” chatting about her baby girl, “friendly” status with the Obamas and singing in high school; Joe Morton talks about his Emmy nod for “Scandal;” and NeNe Leakes wants to join “The View.”

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OWN's "Love in the City" cast. (Photo: OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network)

4 Reasons to Watch OWN’s ‘Love in the City,’ NeNe Leakes Exits ‘DWTS,’ John Boyega Joins New ‘Star Wars’ & More

Hey happy people, here’s what’s happening in the world of black entertainment: Find out why OWN’s new reality series “Love in the City” is worth checking out, the cast of “Star Wars: Episode VII” is revealed and NeNe Leakes hangs up her boogie shoes. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Pharrell Williams’ “Marilyn Monroe” […]

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Taraji P. Henson (Photo: PRNewsFoto/McDonald's)

Taraji P. Henson Talks New Film, Asks Why ‘RHOA’ Cast Wore Ball Gowns to Reunion

The first half of 2014 is turning out to be a busy one for Taraji P. Henson. Though she’s no longer starring in CBS’s “Person of Interest,” the Oscar-nominated actress just wrapped taping a pilot for Fox’s Lee Daniels drama, “Empire,” and she’ll soon be promoting “Think Like a Man Too,” which premieres June 20.

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"The Real Housewives of Atlanta" (l-r) Porsha Stewart, Cynthia Bailey, Kenya Moore -- (Photo by: Wilford Harewood/Bravo)

‘RHOA’ Season 6 Reunion Recap, Ice Cube Visits ‘Ellen,’ ‘A Day Late and a Dollar Short’ Cast’s Lovefest & More

It’s no surprise that “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” season six reunion special is among the top news in black entertainment today. Joining that show is Ice Cube’s visit to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and people’s thoughts about the Lifetime film “A Day Late and a Dollar Short.” Plus, see what’s hot (KeKe Palmer lands […]

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"Reunion" -- Pictured: (l-r) "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" reunion show (l-r) Porsha Stewart, Cynthia Bailey, Kenya Moore.  (Photo:  Wilford Harewood/Bravo)

‘RHOA’ Reunion Sneak Peek, Pharrell on ‘Oprah Prime,’ Beyonce Surprises at Coachella & More

There’s quite a bit we’re buzzing about today: I selected four reasons things you may want to keep your eyes open for during the upcoming “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” season six reunion show (see the preview inside), Pharrell Williams gained even more fans from “Oprah Prime” and Beyonce joins her baby sis on stage. […]

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Filmmaker George Lucas and his wife Mellody Hobson are seen on the red carpet at the 2013 Governors Awards in Los Angeles (Photo: John Shearer/Invision/AP)

Script Ready for ‘School Daze’ Sequel, Will Packer & Malcolm Lee Team for Film, George Lucas & Mellody Hobson Make Big Donation & More

Plenty of news for today including a possible “School Daze” sequel, billionaire newlyweds making a big contribution, two successful filmmakers teaming for a girls-themed film and more drama surrounding “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”–as if that’s anything new. Keep reading to get the deets from my black entertainment roundup.

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Oprah Winfrey speaks onstage during the 45th NAACP Image Awards presented by TV One at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on February 22, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo: Getty Images/ Kevin Winter)

NAACP Image Awards Top 3 Moments, Tamron Hall Joins ‘Today,’ Oprah Gave Perry No Talk Show Advice & More

In case you’ve been under a rock, the 45th NAACP Image Awards aired live Saturday on TV One. There was plenty of excitement that took place on the red carpet, during the show and at the after-party. And guess what? We were there!

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‘RHOA’ Star Porsha Williams Officially Divorced from Kordell Stewart

ATLANTA (AP) — Former Pittsburgh Steeler standout Kordell Stewart’s divorce from his reality show wife is final. Fulton County Superior Court Judge John J. Goger issued final a decree in the case Thursday. Stewart, 41, who retired from the NFL last year, filed for divorce from Porsha Williams in March, claiming the marriage was “irretrievably […]

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