Jay Z, Beyonce Knowles, Solange Knowles and Beyonce's bodyguard leaving a Met gala afterparty. (Photo: E! News)

Speculation Ensues Following Solange-Jay Z Fight, Shonda Rhimes Signs New ABC Deal, Watch Clip for New ABC Show ‘Black-ish’ & More

While the world’s still trying to figure out what triggered Solange Knowles to go in on her brother-in-law, Jay Z, we’re reporting good news for ABC: Shonda Rhimes signed a four-year deal with ABC Studios and a new clip of the comedy “Black-ish” starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Eliss Ross. Plus, there’s my watchlist and […]

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Queen Latifah to Star in HBO Bessie Smith Biopic, Celeb Interest in LA Clippers Grows & More

Here’s a couple of things to whet your appetite: Queen Latifah will show off her acting chops in an HBO biopic. And Donald Sterling continues to dominate the news as various outlets speculate on the Los Angeles Clippers’ future, which could include the likes of Oprah Winfrey or Magic Johnson. Plus there’s my watchlist and […]

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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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‘Black Jesus’ Planned for Adult Swim, Naomi Campbell & NeNe Leakes Bond Plus Diddy, Gabby Sidibe & More

Plenty is happening today in black entertainment including “The Boondocks’” creator Aaron McGruder’s “Black Jesus” series, Sean “Diddy” Combs making a play for Fuse, Gabby Sidibe coming to Fox and Naomi Campbell’s new BFF, NeNe Leakes. Keep reading for more deets.

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Person of Interest: Michael Emerson as Finch, Kevin Chapman as Fusco, Taraji P. Henson as Carter and Jim Caviezel as Reese. (Frank W Ockenfels)

Michael Emerson: ‘Person of Interest’ Exploring New Territory in Season 2

Big Brother was definitely watching over “Person of Interest” last season as the procedural drama about a computer — The Machine — that spits out a number of someone in New York City whose life is in jeopardy — or who is putting someone else’s life in jeopardy — was the top-rated new series of […]

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Samuel L. Jackson to Host BET Awards

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 […]

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