Actor Malik Yoba has experienced the death of many of his characters but the ‘unexpected’ death of Empire’s Vernon Turner that caused a shock wave online.
The ‘death’ has sparked rumors and thinly veiled as theories about why Yoba was let go from the hit FOX series.
[READ: They Say: Malik Yoba ‘Terminated’ From EMPIRE for Drug Use… ]
For the record, Yoba has already denied many of the rumors, but now he’s finally addressing the fallout from the season one finale, explaining how he isn’t fazed by Vernon’s death, and revealing what he feels is the true purpose of his fame.
Here’s what Malik has to say about all the drama surrounding his departure from the hit tv series… Continue Reading…
Having multiple baby mamas seems to be the norm nowadays and drama that comes along with all those mixed relationships would make for perfect ‘real life’ reality television.
Rapper Shawty Lo tried to bring his situation to mainstream a few years ago with ‘All My Baby Mamas’ (click HERE to watch) but his story was banned from tv after thousands signed a petition stating it was too stereotypical.
[READ: Meet The Woman Behind The ‘All My Babies Mamas’ Petition… ]
That being said, a rapper with several baby mamas is an issue but apparently a well spoken father of 34 isn’t. (insert side-eye!)
Jay Williams from Iyanla: Fix My Life, the guy who had fathered 34 children from 17 different woman is now getting a shot at bringing his real life problems to the small screen.
Williams story (which you can watch in it’s entirety HERE) sparked several ‘Fix My Life’ follow ups and many suggested that it was his intent all along to secure his own show.
Well… his plan worked. Details + press release below… Continue Reading…
They say ‘3rd time’s the charm’ and Kandi Burruss of The Real Housewives of Atlanta is getting a third go round at her own show.
Kandi first went solo on Bravo back in April 2013 for The Kandi Factory which was a reality competition series that chronicled Burruss and her team’s quest to assist 16 aspiring artists jump-start their dreams of success in the music industry. The show aired for one season with 8 episodes.
[FLASHBACK: Kandi Hosts ‘The Kandi Factory’ Preview Party… (PHOTOS)]
Burruss’s 2nd solo opportunity came during Kandi’s Wedding, a five-part wedding series that aired back in June 2014. Kandi and her husband Todd Tucker aired all their family drama as they prepared to walk down the aisle for their wedding ceremony.
Now Kandi’s marital drama has sparked another spin-off for the Grammy-award winning songstress, as Kandi, her hubby Todd Tucker and their blended family hit the screen for a show tentatively titled, ‘Meet The Tuckers‘.
Details below… Continue Reading…
Clifford ‘T.I.’ Harris and his lovely wife Tameka ‘Tiny’ Cottle-Harris were ‘boo’d up’ during the premiere of ‘GET HARD’ at the TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX in Hollywood, California on yesterday (March 25, 2014).
While the cute couple puts on a brave front, they have certainly gone through their share of ups and downs over the past year.
[FLASHBACK: T.I. and Tiny Have Separate Living Quarters – Check out T.I.’s new Crib… (PHOTOS)]
Tip moved out of their Jonesboro home to a swanky Buckhead ‘bachelor’ pad around this time last year, and now word on the curb is that Tiny is headed for a fresh start with a new home of her own!
Details below… Continue Reading…
Cissy Houston, the 81 year old Grandmother of Bobbi Kristina Brown, recently broke her silence regarding the condition of her granddaughter (March 25, 2015).
Bobbi Kristina hasn’t regained consciousness since January 31, 2015 but yesterday her Grandmother spoke on a NY radio station, stating there is “not a great deal of hope” for recovery.
[FLASHBACK: Cissy Houston Pens Open Letter to Bobbi Kristina… ]
Houston, mother to Whitney Houston and grandmother to Brown, seemed in very good spirits as she gave an exclusive interview to New York’s WBLS-FM. Houston reiterated that Brown, 22, had been moved to a rehabilitation facility and said although recovery seems unlikely, the family has been praying.
“I don’t pray like that. I give it to God one time, because I know he’s able, and I cannot change a thing,” Houston explained.
“So I’m asking everyone to pray to the Lord, who we know can do something about it.”
Watch video of the interview below… Continue Reading…
Nene Leakes of The Real Housewives of Atlanta has faced severe criticism recently after her abrupt departure from the ‘fix it’ therapy session that she set up.
[READ: RHOA Recap: ‘Housewife Interrupted’ + Watch Full Video…]
Now that she’s had time to assess the situation, the veteran ‘housewife’ has spoken up about how she feels the entire session (that she put together) went awry.
Don’t you just love the dramatics of the Real Housewives Of Atlanta? I loved how Dr. Jeff was saying “Nene, you’re going to that place again.” “Nene, you’re getting angry,” as I calmly walked to my car.
He’s got a job to do too, right? How well do I know how that works? It works about as well as those blue cards he was reading off of with all the producer’s notes on them! LOL!
But wait… there’s more!
Nene goes on to accuse the show of trying to turn viewers against her by bringing up all the old drama.
Whatever the case, she acknowledges each and ever issue the ladies brought up prior to her departure and takes full responsibility for everyone’s problems. She also manages to throw a dig at Kandi for her shady behavior.
More details below… Continue Reading…