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  • Lack of Black Oscar Nominees = Lack of Black Viewers: Nielsen Research

    Feb 19, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *The Oscars are this Sunday (Feb. 22) and will air on ABC. While many tune in to see who’s wearing what and what films and entertainers will walk away with the major awards, the bigger question may be what happened to the black viewers. The inquiry comes amid criticism leveled at the Academy of Motion […]

  • Columbus Short’s Ex Says He Threatened to Kill Jamie Foxx; Gets Restraining Order

    Feb 3, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Jamie Foxx has been put on notice. Columbus Short’s ex-girlfriend Agostina Laneri is now claiming that the actor threatened to kill the Oscar winner in one of his abusive rants. According to TMZ, Laneri got a restraining order against Short last week, after claiming he was emotionally abusive to her and physically abusive to her child. […]

  • Leslie Jones On Tap for All-Female ‘Ghostbusters’ Reboot

    Jan 30, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *The future for Leslie Jones is looking very ghost-like. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Saturday Night Live star is in final negotiations to sign on for the all-female version of the classic ‘80s film “Ghostbusters.” Joining Jones for the reboot will be her fellow SNL’ers Kristen Wiig and Kate McKinnon, in addition to Melissa McCarthy. […]

  • Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan Set for ‘Sleepless Night’

    Jan 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Open Road has picked up the distribution rights to the remake of the 2011 French film “Sleepless Night” and will produce with Jamie Foxx and Michelle Monaghan attached to star, reports Variety. The pic, with Baran Bo Odar directing, follows an undercover police officer who scours a nightclub in search of his kidnapped son. The […]

  • Tiny Blasts Claudia Jordan on Twitter; Calls Her a ‘Passed Around Slut’

    Jan 15, 15 by Deron Dalton 10 Comments

    *Talk about your past coming back to haunt you! “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Claudia Jordan blasted Tameka “Tiny” Harris several years ago by calling her a “pig” and other, worse things on Jamie Foxx‘s Sirius radio show, “The Foxxhole,” according to Mstarz. Now she wants Tiny to forgive her. Jordan asked fans to tune into “The Rickey […]

  • Target Defends Using White Model for its ‘Annie’-Themed Line

    Dec 31, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *“Annie” may be an African American orphan in movie theaters this holiday season, but the character remains white in an “Annie”-themed ad campaign at Target…and some consumers are finding that offensive. An online petition launched Monday calling for the chain store to remove the ads and apologize to “Annie” star Quvenzhané Wallis. By Wednesday morning, it […]