Jan, 30 2018 | Written by ATLien
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…
Dec, 4 2017 | Written by ATLien
It’s been rumored for years that Tom Joyner’s morning show would be ending soon and that to save face he would be ‘forced’ into retirement (click HERE if you missed that).
Joyner officially announced earlier this year that he was retiring at the end of 2019 but apparently Atlanta has already replaced him with a known voice.
Details below… Continue Reading…
Dec, 1 2015 | Written by ATLien
NEWSFLASH!! Radio legend Tom Joyner
, the first African-American nationally syndicated radio personality, is reportedly being booted from his popular Radio One show.
According to online sources, Joyner, 65, is being forced into early retirement from ‘The Tom Joyner Morning Show,’ which reaches over eight million listeners in 105 markets daily.
Word on the curb is that syndicated host Russ Parr, 56, into Joyner’s time slots in Washington, DC and Baltimore starting in January.? A source reveals that ‘Tom isn’t ready to go and hasn’t even made plans for life after radio. Radio is his passion and it’s all he knows’.
More details below… Continue Reading…
Sep, 8 2015 | Written by ATLien
Porsha Williams of The Real Housewives of Atlanta has spoken out about her reported fight with co-star Cynthia Bailey.
I’m sure you’ve heard the story by now about Porsha Williams allegedly being ‘drop kicked’ by Cynthia Bailey during an RHOA boat trip (click HERE if you missed that).
Even Porsha’s arch nemesis, Kenya Moore, spoke out about it, expressing how she’s all for ‘self-defense,’ especially if the person ‘deserves it’.
[READ: In The Tweets: Kenya Moore Offers Her Take on Cynthia/Porsha ‘Fight’…]
Whatever the case, Porsha herself has added her 2 cents during her appearance on ‘Dish Nation’ last week, and she totally disputes reports that she was hospitalized after the incident, stating:
“I’m sitting right here. I can even twerk today to show you I have not been hospitalized like that.”
Watch full video of Porsha’s account of her fight with Cynthia Bailey below… Continue Reading…
Aug, 21 2012 | Written by ATLien
Chris Tucker has disappointed many a fan during his appearance a few days ago on The Tom Joyner Morning Show.
The “A” list comedian/actor hit up Joyner’s morning radio show last Friday and denied he’ll be participating in “Last Friday,” the highly anticipated final “Friday” sequel.
In earlier reports, Ice Cube hinted that Chris was on board, although he admitted that nothing was final until Chris showed up on set.
Tucker spoke to Joyner and his crew about his issues with Uncle Sam as well as his desire to return ot stand-up comedy, but when asked about the Friday sequel, Tucker says he doesn’t think ‘it would be as special’ to do another one.
[sidebar: didn’t he do like a THOUSAND of those RUSH HOUR sequels? chile puhlease… ]
Watch Chris’ TJMS interview below… Continue Reading…
Jan, 23 2012 | Written by ATLien
Clifford “T.I.” Harris
and his lovely wife Tameka “Tiny” Harris
made a guest appearance during The Tom Joyner Morning Show’s Sky Show Friday morning (January 20, 2012).
Joyner and his entire morning show team hit Atlanta’s Rialto Center for the Arts stage dressed as Tuskegee Airman in honor of the release of George Lucas’ new film ?Red Tails.?
Fans were treated to performances by Ashanti, Estelle and SWV and Attorney Phaedra Parks of The Real Housewives of Atlanta even came through to show support for the film.
Joyner also brought out a former Tuskegee Airman to share his experiences with the crowd.
Additional details + more photos from the event below… Continue Reading…