Civil Rights Group Asks Sony to Fire Amy Pascal Over Leaked Emails (Exclusive)


By Aaron Couch is upset over leaked emails in which she and Scott Rudin joked about President Obama's race Civil Rights group iscirculating a petition to its members asking them to urge Sony Pictures to fire co-chairman Amy Pascal. The group is upset … [Read more...]

Freddie Prinze Jr. Recovering From Spinal Surgery: I’m “Learning to Walk Again”


By Ryan Gajewski - The actor underwent spinal surgery on Nov. 20 Freddie Prinze Jr. has certainly had a memorable Thanksgiving weekend. The 38-year-old actor tweeted that he underwent spinal surgery on Nov. 20 to correct spinal disc issues. He said that the procedure was a success and that … [Read more...]

Rupert Murdoch Defends ‘Exodus’ Casting: “Since When Are Egyptians Not White?”


By Ryan Gajewski The mogul was addressing the controversy over 20th Century Fox's upcoming biblical epic Rupert Murdoch doesn't understand why anyone would complain about the casting for the forthcoming biblical epic Exodus: Gods and Kings.  The media mogul, whose 20th Century Fox … [Read more...]

Amy Berg Working on Documentary About Michael Brown Shooting, “Black Male Crisis”

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By Hilary Lewis The filmmakers have set up an Indiegogo campaign for the project, which they've been filming in Ferguson since August Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Amy Berg, actor Nate Parker and writer-director Matthew Cooke have teamed up to make a documentary about what they're … [Read more...]

Listen to Five Songs from Idris Elba’s Nelson Mandela Tribute Album ‘mi Mandela’

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By Colin Stutz, Billboard The album was inspired by the "Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom" shoot and pays tribute to the revolutionary and his late father British actor Idris Elba — best known for his roles in Pacific Rim, Luther, The Wire and last year's Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom — also … [Read more...]

Bill Cosby Draws Protesters and Supporters at Florida Stand-Up Show

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By Aaron Couch Plus, the comedian's lawyer says the allegations against Cosby have "escalated far past the point of absurdity" Bill Cosby's latest stand-up show went off without a major incident, despite local radio DJs offering$1,000 to any audience member who heckled the comedian about the … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Legendary Director Mike Nichols Passes Away at 83

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Iconic director Mike Nichols has died at the age of 83. The legendary director and pioneering comedian graced the big screen, small screen, and Broadway. Some of his legendary works include Annie and Angels in America. His most notable films include Silkwood, Working Girl, Birdcage, and The … [Read more...]

Raven Symone Slams Story Claiming Bill Cosby Assaulted Her


By Aaron Couch The actress calls a story written on a fake news site "a disgusting rumor" Raven Symone is speaking out against a story that ran on a parody news site claiming Bill Cosby molested her when she was a child actress on The Cosby Show. The parody news site Hip Hop … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Matthew McConaughey Get’s Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame,


Matthew McConaughey has been named the sexiest's man alive, and now he has something new to add to his list of achievements. He not only got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood named an entire day for him! His Interstellar costars Jessica Chastain and Anne Hathaway, along with the … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Cedric The Entertainer on the Darren Wilson Case


Comedian Cedric The Entertainer, who grew up near racially charged Ferguson, Mo., discusses his feelings surrounding the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. … [Read more...]