After having to deal with a intense court proceedings and the conviction of William Balfour, the man responsible for the murder of her mother, brother and nephew in 2008, Jennifer Hudson is now focused on getting back to work.

 

The Oscar award winning actress, has been cast to star in the new film “Lullaby”, a dramatic comedy directed by Andrew Levitas.

 

Lullaby tells the sentimental story of a son and his estranged father who makes the decision to take himself off life support within 48-hours, and explores the power of life, and reconnects with loved ones.

The cast also Terrence Howard, who Hudson has previously worked with in the film Winnie.

Jennifer was rencetly spotted wearing some green animal print pants while arriving for a flight at LAX airport in Los Angeles, CA on June 2, 2012. Check out all the photos below…

SPotted @ Juicymagonline

Queen Latifah  publicly denied that her  May 19th performance at Long Beach’s Lesbian & Gay Pride event was her “coming out.” Deets inside….

YBF report Queen Latifah performed at the 2012 Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Event. And , of course, folks around the net assumed this was her way of “coming out of the closet.” Now, she’s addressing the rumors that she “came out” during her performance. She told Entertainment Weekly,

“That definitely wasn’t the case. I’ve never dealt with the question of my personal life in public. It’s just not gonna happen.” READ MORE

Duct Tape / Atlantic Records recording artist, Alley Boy, reflects on fellow ATL rapper Slim Dunkin’s passing, how he felt when he heard about the news, and knowing Young Vito, the rapper involved with the murder, who is currently being held in Fulton County jail on murder and gun possession charges.

Just grabbing coffee…again.  The former Ms. 106 and Park , Rocsi Diaz, is still keeping company with movie star comedian Eddie Murphy. The two were seen again grabbing coffee, hugged up, in L.A.  I wish they would just say what we were all thinking… Check out the pics of these two doing their “boo thang” in L.A.  And you’ve got to see how HOT Eddie’s daughters are!!!! READ MORE

While Beyonce, Kelly Rowland, Gweneth Paltrow and the Dream watched, Jay Z and Kanye West rocked The Bercy Stadium stage in Paris, France.  The internet and fans have been buzzing about the 11 time performance of N*ggas In Paris!!!!   Check out the video and photos below READ MORE

As you know celebrities have recently been adopting children over seas like crazy.

 

I would have never thought that it would be discouraged by anyone.

 

According to CNN, a new report says just that.

 

The African Child Policy Forum (ACPF) entitled “Africa: The New Frontier for Intercountry Adoption,” seems to be promoting that message.

 

Check out the news and take a peek at some celebrities and their cross continent bundles of joy!! READ MORE

In a recent interview with Vulture, Idris Elba was quoted as saying “The less I talk about being black, the better.”
The quote can be very misunderstood and will quite possibly could set off a firestorm in the media.  The entire statement that goes with the quote reads: better.”

“I’m so bored of answering that. Are there differences between black actors’ opportunities and white actors’ opportunities? Yes, there are. It’s been said. I’d rather a young black actor read about success as opposed to how tough it was. I get these roles because I can act and that’s it. Hopefully that’s it. The less I talk about being black, the better.”

Idris Elba will also be playing Nelson Mandela in an upcoming biopic about the African leader.

Today Towanda Braxton is launching her new business.  “The Secret Squirrel ” is a Celebrity Personal Assistance / Concierge Firm that will offer a 6-8 course program and job placement for opportunity students. So for all of you who have always wanted to know how to become a Celebrity Personal Assistant, This is your chance!! READ MORE