By Adam Howard, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) While movie industry insiders are anxiously awaiting the results of the contentious race for best picture (will the Ben Affleck snub help “Argo” overpower the “Lincoln“ juggernaut?), most African-Americans tuning to the Academy Awards this Sunday will be hoping to see some black history being made. For […]
Steve Harvey is hosting next month’s NAACP Image Awards.
In a move to curb gun violence, a roster of Hollywood heavyweights have teamed up in a new video designed to start a grassroots effort to curb gun violence. Released the same day the NRA blamed Hollywood for the shooting, the 90-second public service announcement featured a lineup of A-list celebrities calling for reforms in […]
“Flight,” “Django Unchained,” “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” “Red Tails” and “Tyler Perry’s Good Deeds” are up for the outstanding motion picture trophy at the 44th annual NAACP Image Awards.
Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx played a Hostess Ding-Dong, a bailiff on a TV court show, and Tyler Perry as Foxx guest-hosted “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. Watch …
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rolling Stones will join the artists already booked for next week’s televised Superstorm Sandy benefit show in New York City, which producers said Friday would be the most widely available live concert ever. The Stones join a trio of 1960s British rock royalty on the bill, including Paul McCartney and […]
Jamie Foxx’s new “Saturday Night Live” promos illuminate several previously unknown facts about the “Django Unchained” star: 1) He is extremely talented in practicing the art of “black magic.”
In a blink-and-you-missed it promo, NBC announced Saturday that Jamie Foxx will be the next guest-host of “Saturday Night Live,” Dec. 8. Details …
Move over Jennifer Lopez, a veteran singing diva is joining the ranks of judges on reality TV: Gladys Knight.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Somebody better bring the bleep button into the shop for a tune-up: Samuel L. Jackson is hosting this year’s BET Awards. The “Snakes on a Plane” star’s hosting gig was revealed Tuesday by the network, along with nominees for this year’s event. Past hosts for the ceremony, which was launched in […]