There’s a lot happening: “Ray Donovan’s” latest cast addition, Lupita Nyong’o stunning magazine cover, Tyler Perry filling Oprah’s shoes–sort of–and Kandi Burruss sharing her woes on “The View.” Keep reading to get the deets from my black entertainment roundup.
Those who watched the two-hour series finale on Sunday saw Luke Macfarlane of “Brothers & Sisters” fame do a guest spot as a closeted actor who has some serious chemistry with Tom (Christian Borle).
Boy, Rob Lowe sure was quite a sight in HBO’s “Behind the Candelabra.” As Liberace’s plastic surgeon Dr. Startz, Rob underwent quite a physical transformation with a wig and his face not the handsome mug we are used to seeing on such shows as “Parks & Recreation,” “Brothers & Sisters” and “The West Wing.”
Seeing Dead People I was never a big fan of Cane and Lily AKA Lane on “The Young & the Restless.” I just did not buy that, after having about fifteen different pasts, complicated Cane (Daniel Goddard) would find domestic bliss with the much younger Lily (Christel Khalil). They got married too quickly for my […]
“Modern Family“‘s Ed O’Neill is speaking out to set the record straight over reports that he insulted Emmy-winner Jane Lynch. “I never said those words,” declared O’Neill, who says he’s “one of Jane Lynch’s biggest fans.” O’Neill has received an apology from TV Guide Canada for misquoting him during a recent press event, which led […]
After more than a decade, ‘CSI‘ fans will finally get to meet Gil Grissom’s mother. Tony-award winning actress Phyllis Frelich, who is deaf, has been cast as his mom – a professor at a school for the deaf, according to Entertainment Weekly. William Petersen (Grissom) won’t be appear in the episode, tentatively scheduled for Feb. […]
‘Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List‘ might not be returning for a seventh season, according to its star Kathy Griffin. “I don’t think it will come back, especially not as the same show it was,” Griffin told Entertainment Weekly. A Bravo spokeswoman said the cable network hasn’t made a decision on the show. But […]
Lady Heather, look out! There’s a new dark beauty on the (crime) scene. Dita Von Teese, burlesque star, retro style goddess, model/actress and former Mrs. Marilyn Manson, is set to guest star on ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation‘ this season, reports Entertainment Weekly. She’ll play a femme fatale, but of course, in an ‘L.A. Confidential’-style episode […]
CBS is on Katee Sackhoff’s case…the ‘Battlestar Galactica‘ actress is guest starring on not one but two shows for the network this fall. First up is a long overdue appearance on ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,’ where Sackhoff is set for a November sweeps episode in what could become a recurring role. According to EW, Sackhoff […]
Oprah Winfrey clearly has clout when it comes to elections – some credit her early support of Barack Obama as being key to his presidential run. But now her new cable network OWN is being forced to look into allegations of vote tampering in an online contest to select a talk-show host. Until the middle […]