{Premeiring Tonight} “EMPIRE” Starring TERRENCE HOWARD & TARAJI P. HENSON Who Responds to 50 Cents Claims That His Marketing for the Show Was Stolen For Their Show

Hustle and Flow’s Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard are at it again: hustling and flowing.   This time however, the acting powerhouses are both starring in (Precious’) Lee Daniels hip-hop drama where Terrence is playing the head of a music empire whose three sons and ex-wife battle for the throne. The typical ingredients that make…

EMPIRE Soars Then Slips And 50 Cent Quips: ‘It’s Those Gay Plots’

From the looks of things, Empire is going to have itself one a hell of an unpredictable season. Considering the ratings of the season premier having originally reported [that] 16 million viewers tuned in (and just like the year of the hanging chad election where recounts were demanded), Empire’s total recall refused to be left…

SEAN PENN Sues EMPIRE’s LEE DANIELS + PEN’s Letter To MADONNA & Attends “Rebel Heart” Concert Where She Commixed To Strumming His Pain w/Her Fingers and…Reciting Their Life…w/His Words {Video}

Considering the wildly successful FoxTV show: Empire   …to its co-creator (Lee Daniels), 10 million bucks may very well be something he has laying around on the table as, he is being sued (for that amount) for defaming an acting legend’s [and his] “urban legend.” While promoting Empire (in a write up by our friends…

BET AWARDS 2015 Winners, Noms, Shenanigans, Performances and The Night’s Marquees: RIHANNA, LIL KIM, DIDDY, NICKI MINAJ, K. MICHELLE, PATTI LABELLE, TAMAR BRAXTON, FLOYD MAYWEATHER, JANET JACKSONs TRIBUTE feat. CIARA, TINASHE, JASON DERULO & More

If you tuned in, then you know last night’s BET Awards was a gumbo of everything: there was no theme or straight-lined thing. But what you could tell was that BET wanted to get it all in about as much as the stars—and their friends…or former flings or.. Well for starters, if you didn’t know…

TARAJI P HENSON Covers ALLURE, TYRESE & JENNIFER HUDSON Star in DENZEL-WASHINGTON’s “Shame”, GREG KINNEAR, ELISE NEAL & JHUD Sign on for “Confirmation” With KERRY WASHINGTON

  With creative director Paul Cavaco, makeup artist Hung Vanngo, and hairstylist Garren during her cover shoot serving as he glam squad, Allure’s July 2015 issue will be covered by non other than Taraji P. Henson-channeling her inner Diana Ross and the whole big hair/ big earring era.   Watch as cameras display various looks…

“Familarity Breeds Contempt”: Why You Should Embrace Change

Change is scary. But if I had to apply a lesson my mother always warned me about (that’s always been useful to me in how I’ve craftily learned how to ration myself out with people in the game of “people”)–it came in the form of a quote where she always warned me in 3 words:…

TYRESE Pens Letter to EMPIRE Star TARAJI P. HENSON

  Hollywood actors Taraji P. Henson and Tyrese have very humble beginnings and footprints from years ago-when the two played [boyfriend-girlfriend] “Yvette” and “Jody”-a young couple and parents to a son they shared in John Singleton’s classic, timeless film called Baby Boy. Both actors hadn’t rested since: Tyrese had gone on to a successful R&B…

2014 54th ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDS

History: For starters, the acronym (NAACP) stands for: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Established in 1967 to honor outstanding people of color in film, television, music, and literature, the NAACP Awards wasn’t nationally televised until 1994-established to publicly honor the Latina/Latino/African/ American community (of colored people). Fox Network was the network where…

Gospel Singer DONNIE MCCLURKIN Turns Shade To Sun and 50 Cent Turns Diss To a Tryst & Reminisce After EMPIRE Shades ‘Em Both On Last Night’s Premier Episode

Straight out the gate this season, FoxTV’s Empire’s already skyrocketed ratings are about to get higher as, from the looks of things, they are about to have some people checking for threats. Hip Hop artist 50 Cent, whose [one-syllable show]: Starz’s Power is in a kind of ‘soft-competition’ with Empire as, the rapper has gone on…