Tika Sumpter on Playing Bessie Smith’s Lover in HBO Film: “People Are More Than Who They Sleep With”

This Saturday, HBO will be airing the bio pic, “Bessie,” which stars Queen Latifah (aka Dana Owens) as the legendary blues singer Bessie Smith. The film, directed by Dee Rees (“Pariah“), not only focuses on Bessie’s rise to prominence in the jazz and blues world but also her bisexuality and many romances with both men and […]

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Gavin Houston Interview On Jeffrey’s Continuing Journey On ‘The Haves And The Have Nots’

While last season, we watched as Jeffrey Harrington struggled to come out of the closet and deal with the fact that his attraction to straight Wyatt Cryer wasn’t reciprocated, Jeffrey has come into his own much more in the second season of the OWN hit series, “The Haves and the Have Nots.” However, this being […]

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I See LGBT People: ‘The Night Shift’ and ‘Undateable’ Debut New Gay Characters

“The Normal Heart”: If you missed Sunday’s premiere of the adaptation of the Larry Kramer play, you can watch the film here, on HBO Go or you can also check airdates on the HBO website. “The Night Shift”: The title says it all as the new medical drama starring Eoin Macken, Freddy Rodriguez and Jill […]

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Lupita Nyong'o, Michaela Erlanger and Michelle Dockery. (Photo: The Hollywood Reporter)

Lupita Nyong’o & Stylist Cover ‘THR,’ Possible Kevin Hart & Jamie Foxx Flick, OWN’s ‘The Haves and the Have Nots’ Sets Record & More

It’s the middle of the week and plenty’s happening including an opportunity to meet the lady behind Lupita Nyong’o’s great looks, Jamie Foxx and Kevin Hart possibly doing a movie with the “Ride Along” team plus OWN’s sharing some great news.

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Can’t Stop Watching: Oprah Looks to Make Broadway Debut, Jill Scott Joins ‘The Voice,’ What’s Hot/Not & More

Oprah didn’t get an Oscar nod for her work in “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” but maybe she’ll take home a Tony instead. The media maven’s hoping to make her Broadway debut in “Night Mother,” according to The New York Times.

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