James Bond writer Anthony Horowitz found himself on the end of a flood of angry Tweets after calling Idris Elba ‘too street’ to play Bond. The comment was made in an interview with London’s Daily Mail, he said, “Idris Elba is a terrific actor, but I can think of other black actors who would do it better. For me, Idris Elba is a bit too rough to play the part. It’s not a color issue. I think he is probably a bit too “street” for Bond.”
He was then bombarded with Tweets from people calling him racist and small-minded. He has since issued a statement on the backlash: Read more
Rihanna launched her new perfume line, RiRi By Rihanna, on Monday at Macys in Brooklyn, NY. The singer was greeted by a flood of fans, some on who slept on the sidewalk for days for a chance to meet the singer.
Of the turnout she said, “I know I made a great decision coming to Brooklyn because Brooklyn fans are Read more
That he is still with ex-wife Mira Howard. We learned many things during Terrence Howard’s embarrassing hearing with ex-wife Michelle Ghent. We learned he had used drugs, participated in threesomes, had an STD and apparently his latest wife divorced him.
Now the Empire star is letting his Twitter followers know he and Mira are still together. Read more
Update: Ne-Yo posted a clarification. He says while they are indeed expecting a baby, they are not yet married. “Clearing the air..@mscrystalrenay and I are ENGAGED to be married next year. And yes we are expecting. #FromTheHorsesMouth.” He added he did not force his ex, Monyetta to tie her tubes: “Clearing the air..I didn’t force Mo to tie her tubes. Mutual decision. And the procedure is reversible. #SheCanHaveKids #FromTheHorsesMouth.”
Ne-Yo and his Instagram model fiancee Crystal Renay surprised everyone by announcing that they got married and are expecting a baby. The newlyweds posted a photo of her holding a baby bump picture with the caption “Surprise!!!!!!!!!!!”
Not everyone was happy at the news and some Instagram users sent negative comments to both Ne-Yo and Crystal. It appears some of the comments come from his perceived treatment of the mother of his two children, Monyetta Shaw. He responded to one commenter calling him garbage: Read more
Kanye West was the recipient of the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2015 MTV Vma Awards and gave 13-minute acceptance speech. During the speech (or rant as some call it), the rapper went on about artistry, listening to the kids, not understanding award shows and ended with an announcement that he’s running for president.
Watch it below: Read more
Joseline Hernandez and Stevie J has gotten what they have been angling for, their own spin-off series. The ratchet duo will head to Los Angeles in the Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta spawn. They will pursue their careers as Joseline tries to build relationships with Stevie’s five children. Read more