LOS ANGELES — Leslie Jordan, the actor whose wry Southern drawl and versatility made him a comedy and drama standout on TV series including “Will & Grace” and “American Horror Story,” has died. The Emmy-winner, whose videos turned him into a social media star during the pandemic, was 67. “The world is definitely a much…Leslie Jordan, Versatile Emmy-winning Actor, Dies at 67 — TIME
Source: NBC / Getty The sudden death of Chadwick Boseman left his fans shocked and in disbelief. Being that he passed away before Black Panther: Wakanda Forever began filming, many wondered if Marvel would recast the role that helped endear him to millions of fans. The answer was a solid “no” and Marvel Studios head…Marvel Studios President Explained Why They Didn’t Recast The Role of T’Challa — The Urban Daily
Did you know that Halle Berry wanted to marry Sidney Poitier? Source: Courtesy Apple TV+ / Apple TV+ Can’t say that we blame her, after watching the trailer for the upcoming Apple Originals film Sidney. The trailer reveals so many details from Sidney Poitier’s life, from his early childhood and young adulthood in his native…Guess Who’s Coming To Apple TV+? New ‘Sidney’ Documentary Pays Homage To Sidney Poitier — Hot 107.9 – Hot Spot ATL
Sad news to report…. Olivia Newton-John, the Australian singer whose breathy voice and wholesome beauty made her one of the biggest pop stars of the ’70s and charmed generations of viewers in the blockbuster movie “Grease,” died on Monday, according to a statement from her husband. She was 73. “Dame Olivia Newton-John passed away peacefully…#OliviaNewtonJohn, singer & actress has passed away at 73! [Details] — The Gamutt || WebMag
Source: Michael Zagaris / Getty When it comes to icons in music, very few could hold a candle to the late great Whitney Houston! Hailing from Newark, New Jersey, Houston began singing as a child in church. She eventually became a background vocalist in high school. After becoming a teen model in 1981, she became…Happy Birthday to The Voice: 15 Photos Of Whitney Houston’s Beauty — Hot 107.9 – Hot Spot ATL
Source: ABC Photo Archives / Getty Legendary actress of the stage and screen, Mary Alice who is best known for her roles as Leticia “Lettie” Bostic on NBC‘s A Different World and as Effie Williams in the 1976 musical drama Sparkle, died Wednesday in New York City, according to the NYPD. Her age is disputed…Luminary Actress Mary Alice of ‘A Different World’ and ‘Sparkle’ Dies — The Urban Daily
On July 15, 2022, another star was added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. And this time, the star was as full and vibrant as the SUN! Hollywood and Broadway Stage legend actress Jenifer Lewis finally earned her long-deserved designation on the Hollywood Walk. If you missed the event, please check out the streamed recording below!
Last night the BET Awards 2022 premiered, and let’s just say the show came back to step on our necks! There were so many unexpected surprises during the show that I was almost overly excited about what would happen next! I mean, heavy industry hitters and legends graced the awards show; it felt like, for just a moment, the music era transcended back in the early 2000s.Continue reading “BET Awards 2022: A Surprising Ride”