Killer Mike (aka Michael Render) appeared on The Late Show last night to promote Trigger Warning, the six-episode Netflix series which launched today (January 18).
[READ: Killer Mike Lands Netflix Show: “Trigger Warning” (Sneak Peek)]
The Grammy Award winning rapper is taking his long history of political activism to mainstream with his highly innovative social experiments.
In the interview, Mike also speaks on how growing up in Atlanta helped spark his creativity, stating, ‘in Atlanta, everything is possible for Black people… and we’re nice to White people. It’s Wakanda for real.’
[Sidebar: I need that on a t-shirt… but I digress.]
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Michael Render aka Killer Mike has landed a Netflix series!
In a new six-episode Netflix original series, the Grammy award-winning rapper and activist sets out to confront important social issues and misconceptions that impact the black community.
A different social experiment will be conducted in each episode. Killer Mike puts forward powerful, controversial ideas to help reshape perception in America with social experiments that include only spending money in the black community for three days, helping the Crips cash in on its personal brand by launching a line of soda, rethinking public school’s approach to education, and more.
Check out the sneak peek trailer for ‘Trigger Warning’ below… Continue Reading…
Mo’Nique has been quiet for a while, but she’s still on a mission to get her point across about the unfair treatment of Black women entertainers and her call to boycott Netflix.
[READ: Issa Lie! Mo’Nique Disputes Reports Netflix Offered $3 Million Dollars… (VIDEO)]
The Academy Award winning actress went live on Periscope as she payed a visit to The Breakfast Club earlier this morning (Feb. 22). Mo’Nique finally got her chance to spar face to face against Charlamagne the God for giving her ‘Donkey of The Day.’
While Charlamagne didn’t back down, Mo’Nique firmly stood her ground and even chose to call him by his government name for the entire interview.
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Killer Mike recently hit the net to offer his take on the Mo’Nique Netflix controversy.
[READ: Issa Lie! Mo’Nique disputes Reports Netflix Offered Her $3 Million… ]
The Atlanta native recently shared his thoughts about the comedian’s decision to walk away from the streaming giant’s $500,000 offer and call for a boycott.
Mike eloquently states how if he were Mo’Nique, he would have totally taken the “lowball” offer, rocked the comedy special and THEN returned to the table prepared to negotiate.
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Another day, another Mo’Nique story. It seems that everyday more information comes out about the Academy Award winning actresses “beef” with Netflix.
After calling for a boycott of the streaming giant with claims of race/gender bias, Mo’Nique has been on a mission to prove her point despite her many detractors.
Mo’Nique’s own sister blasted her with statements like “everybody can’t be wrong” (click HERE if you missed that) and recently, journalist Jawn Murray spilled quite a bit of tea about Mo’Nique’s and her husband/manager’s history of burning bridges in Hollywood.
[READ: Jawn Murray Pulls ‘RECEIPTS’ on Mo’Nique + Reads Explosive Letter From Will Packer (Almost Christmas)…]
The comedian/actress has responded and stands by her original statements of being lowballed because of her race and gender. She also disputes rumors that she refused an offer from Netflix of $3 million dollars.
Listen to Mo’Nique’s latest interview below… Continue Reading…
Mo’Nique isn’t holding back when it comes to her latest accusations of unfair treatment.
The award winning comedian hit periscope yesterday alongside her husband to offer a bit of clarity regarding her controversial call to boycott Netflix.
[READ: Exclusive! Mo’Nique’s Sister Blasts Her Netflix Boycott: ‘Everybody Can’t Be Wrong,’ ‘Get a Grip’… ]
In the hour+ long video, Mo’Nique evenly distributes her rant among several entertainers and industry insiders.
In the past, Mo’Nique has accused Oprah, Tyler Perry and Lee Daniels of badmouthing her to movie studios and ruining her career. Now we can add at least 10 more people to the list.
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