As cool and collected as actor and rapper LL Cool J often comes across, his emotions nearly got the best of him when he spoke about his good friend and mentor Quincy Jones Wednesday night. “Quincy, I love you, I respect you, I appreciate you,” LL Cool J said while introducing Jones at the Ebony […]
Each year Ebony magazine lists its selection of the 100 most influential African Americans.
There were plenty of memorable moments from the two-hour season finale of BET’s newest hit, “Being Mary Jane.” But only one was the standout for me. Read more to learn why.
If you missed Larry King’s “A Dinner With Kings” CNN special on Sunday night, run and set the DVR to record a replay. The former CNN talk show host and his wife Shawn hosted a celebrity dinner — with vittles by Wolfgang Puck — that included guests Conan O’Brien, Russell Brand, “Family Guy” creator Seth […]
By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — After a tumultuous week that saw the departure and replacement of the Oscar show’s host and producer, the film academy enjoyed a night of good vibes Saturday at its third annual Governors Awards. You might even say the force was with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. […]
By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — Oprah Winfrey says she understands why some balked when the film academy announced it would give her an honorary Oscar for her humanitarian contributions. The 57-year-old media mogul will receive the prestigious Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award on Saturday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ third annual […]