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  • Queen Latifah on Inhabiting Bessie Smith for HBO (Pics)

    Jan 8, 15 by Cherie Saunders 5 Comments

    *Journalists on Thursday got a first look at Queen Latifah as Bessie Smith in director Dee Rees’ HBO biopic, and based on the effusive reaction in the room via Twitter – to the sizzle reel alone – it may very will be the most anticipated telefilm of the spring. The film follows Smith’s journey from a rough […]

  • Journalists Pen Book on Celebrity Relationship Issues

    Dec 28, 14 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Los Angeles — In “Real Divas: Living & Loving Out Loud,” black female celebrities talk about finding and/or maintaining love while living a public life. Editor-In-Chief and Publisher Cynthia Horner teams with Author and Publisher Darryl James to ask the difficult questions of black women who face certain challenges while pursuing their love lives under […]

  • Hey Black Woman: How’d You Like A Network Designed Just For You? It’s Coming…

    Dec 26, 14 by Brainuser1 2 Comments

    *Fact: “At more than 10 million strong, and in control of 20 billion dollars in buying power, the African American woman is an increasingly powerful, yet often overlooked consumer,” said Louis Carr, BET Networks President of Broadcast and Media Sales. With this is mind, Centric, BET‘s 24-hour music and entertainment network, has formed an exciting new […]

  • Queen Latifah Takes Care of Her Laid Off Talk Show Staff Out of Pocket

    Dec 25, 14 by Deron Dalton 3 Comments

    *Queen Latifah is definitely a celebrity with a big heart. So much so she wanted to make sure the laid off staff from her cancelled talk show were paid throughout the holidays — using her own money! Although the show will air for another three months, the production team is no longer needed. Therefore, she […]

  • Queen Latifah Wants to Become Mother at 44, after Cancellation of Talk Show

    Dec 12, 14 by Deron Dalton 7 Comments

    *Queen Latifah has taken plenty of job titles and roles throughout her career as an entertainer. She has been a rapper, singer, acclaimed actress and talk show host. But she’s now interested in the most challenging role and title anyone could ever take on: parenthood. At 44, Queen said she is ready to become a […]

  • Ex-‘R&B Diva’ Nicci Gilbert’s New Docu-Series, ‘From the Bottom Up’

    Nov 23, 14 by Deron Dalton 3 Comments

    *Former “R&B Divas: Atlanta” star and Brownstone singer Nicci Gilbert is making her return to TV with “From the Bottom Up,” according to theJasmineBRAND.com. This time around she’s going behind the camera, although she’s going through an intense legal battle with TV One.  Nevertheless, she’s signed a new venture deal with Queen Latifah. “From the […]