NEWSFLASH! An up & coming Atlanta filmmaker is hoping to bring New Edition‘s story to the big screen.
Bobby Huntley is an independent filmmaker from Atlanta with a passion for compelling stories and visuals. He’s also a New Edition fan and wants to use his skills to bring their story to life.
Being a lifelong of fan of New Edition and then finally being able to witness firsthand, the immense talent of the group, last year at a concert in Atlanta, Bobby Huntley was filled with the same exhilaration and excitement that was swelling around him.
This talented young director knew it was time for New Edition’s story to join the echelon of other legendary music biopic films, such as: ‘The Five Heartbeats’, ‘The Temptations’ and the Oscar winning film ‘Ray’.
Huntly has created a trailer called ‘NE Heartbreak – The New Edition Story’ as a precursor to the film and hopes that his team will one day be able to turn his vision into a full feature film.
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Academy Award-winning actress Mo’Nique hasn’t been seen or heard from since she was ‘allegedly’ blackballed from Hollywood but her interview with The Hollywood Reporter last week certainly got her name in the news.
[READ: Mo’Nique Claims Lee Daniels Confirmed Her Suspicions of Being Blackballed…]
Since Mo’Nique’s candid interview, actress Sheryl Lee Ralph has decided to put in her 2 cents on the matter, offering her opinion during an appearance on “Access Hollywood Live.”
“… there’s a whole lot of actors who are mean and terrible, but they work all the time,” Ralph said.
“It goes back to who likes you, who wants to be in your kind of crazy company. Who wants to give you money in hopes they’ll get something back on the return on your madness.
And sometimes you just need to shut up, sit there and look pretty.”
Ralph, who worked alongside the Mo’Nique on the ‘90s television sitcom Moesha, is convinced that a comeback is still possible but feels that Mo’Nique has some work to do before that happens… like lose more weight.
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MTV’s ‘Catfish’ returned with for the 4th season last night with a special guest host.
Nev Schulman is back but cameraman and co-host Max Joseph has a production gig that will prevent him from appearing on a few shows. Radio personality Charlamagne Tha God of The Breakfast Club is first up as guest host this season and he brought some much needed new energy to the show.
[FLASHBACK: Meet ‘Cassie Cherry’ of Catfish Season2 Ep1 (VIDEO)]
This week is all about a young lady named Miracle from Milwaukee who has been corresponding for a few months with “Javonni Santos,” a ‘music producer’ in Atlanta who she met on Instagram.
[FLASHBACK: Meet Fake Lil Bow Wow aka Dee Pimpin From Catfish (VIDEO)]
‘Javonni’ has sold Miracle a ton of dreams but they’ve never met, so Charlamagne assists Nev in the investigation to find out if Miracle has been ‘Catfished’…
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Word on the curb is that Shaffer Smith (aka Ne-Yo
) could be in danger of losing his Atlanta home!
Apparently Smith has almost $12,000 in unpaid property taxes for the Atlanta home he shares with his ex, Monyetta Shaw (Atlanta Exes), and he’s just been hit with a tax lien.
Is Ne-Yo having financial difficulties or is he merely preparing to ‘clean house’ by booting his ‘Atlanta Ex’ from his crib.
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NEWSFLASH!! Usher Raymond publicly confirmed that he’s ‘off the market’ during his emotional BET Honor’s speech!
It was just a few months ago that Usher’s manager, Grace Miguel was spotted rocking a huge rock. While there wasn’t an ‘official’ announcement, the sighting solidified rumors that the couple planned to wed.
[FLASHBACK: Instagram Flexin’ – Usher & ‘Bride To Be’ Grace Miguel Show Off Engagement Ring…]
Usher recently confirmed the news during his BET Honors acceptance speech and in doing so, managed to throw a bit of shade towards his ex-wife Tameka Raymond.
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Singer Keyshia Cole is riding high off of the premiere of her latest BET reality show, ‘ALL IN’ which premiered last night (February 25, 2015).
[WATCH: FIRST LOOK: Keyshia Cole’s ‘ALL IN’ – Pilot Episode (FULL VIDEO)]
Cole was joined by a slew of family, friends and supporters like Faith Evans and Keisha Epps (Total) and more during her premiere party on Monday, but it was Cole’s estranged husband, Daniel ‘Boobie’ Gibson, that caught the eye of all the blawgs.
FYI… Coles post came only hours after Daniel had already leaked the potential good news.
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