Katt Williams and Arsenio Hall. (Photo: The Arsenio Hall Show)

Katt Williams Gets HBO Comedy Special, Shonda Rhimes Debunks ‘Scandal’ Rumor & More

Here’s what’s cooking today: Katt Williams, officially out of retirement, will tape an HBO comedy special and Shonda Rhimes sets the record straight about recasting Harrison Wright on “Scandal.” Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Michelle Obama’s latest tweet) and not (Jet magazine folding print edition). Enjoy!

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Everything’s Coming Up ‘Scandal’: Review of Season 3 Finale & Shonda Rhimes on ‘Kimmel’

It’s the weekend and I have lots to share: My thoughts on the “Scandal” season 3 finale, “Scandal” creator Shonda Rhimes visits “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and my watchlist (“Orphan Black” returns!) plus what’s hot (Idris Elba and girlfriend welcome a new son) and not (Columbus Short’s recent radio interview). Enjoy!

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Porsha Williams giving good face in her mug shot. (Photo: AP/ Fulton County Sheriff’s Office)

Columbus Short’s Wife Files for Divorce, ‘RHOA’ Star Booked for Assaulting Castmate, Gary Dourdan To Do ‘Being Mary Jane,’ ‘Glee’ & More

Tell me there’s something in the water because there’s no excuse for the entertainment foolishness I’m sharing with you today. “Scandal” star Columbus Short apparently lost his damn mind, a “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star gets booked on assault charges and a rapper cuts of his penis and attempts suicide. I can’t make this stuff […]

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"The Real" Co-hosts. (Photo: The Real)

‘The Real’ Gets Return Date, ‘Scandal’s’ Columbus Short Locked Up, ‘Gone with the Wind’ Prequel Planned & More

Lots of chattering going on today about black entertainment news. The good, the bad and the ugly includes “Scandal” star Columbus Short’s arrest, “The Real” getting a return date and a planned novel centered around the “Gone with the Wind” Mammy character. Get the deets below.

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Nick Cannon as alter ego, Connor Smallnut. (Photo: Instagram)

Naomi Campbell Politely Shades Kimye Vogue Cover, ‘Scandal’ Star Involved in Bar Brawl, Nick Cannon’s New Look & More

There’s loads to talk about today, dearies, including our favorite catwalk goddess offering her opinion about the fashion bible’s cover models, one of Olivia Pope’s gladiators losing his cool and the controversial way Nick Cannon’s promoting his upcoming CD. Keep reading for more details.

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Lupita Nyong'o and Rihanna attend the Miu Miu show as part of the Paris Fashion Week on March 5, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Lupita Nyong’o’s ‘Real’ Boyfriend, ‘SNL’ Parodies ‘Scandal,’ Black Twitter’s Growing Influence & More

Happy Monday and all that good stuff. There’s much buzzing taking place around the globe, including speculation about who Lupita Nyong’o is really booed up with, “Saturday Night Live’s” parody of “Scandal” and Black Twitter’s ongoing introduction to mainstream America

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Can’t Stop Watching: The ‘Scandal’ relationship I love, Kerry Washington, 50 Cent Teaches, What’s Hot/Not & More

“Scandal” is on everyone’s mind today! And with hours until the season 3 premiere, it’s understandable. As gladiators gear up for their favorite show’s return, I find myself reflecting on its first two seasons.

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