Trey Songz will be making his big screen debut late next year. “The Hollywood Reporter” says the R&B star has signed on to play the male lead in “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D.” Slated to star alongside Trey in the film are actors Alexandra Daddario, Scott Eastwood, and Tania Raymonde. “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D” is set to begin filming in Shreveport, Louisiana later this month. It’s scheduled to arrive in theaters on October 5th, 2012. READ MORE

It seem like things are getting better in time for Chris Brown’s career in Hollywood and now he’s able to grow. Chris has landed a role in the upcoming comedy “Think Like A Man.” The film is an adaptation of Steve Harvey’s best-selling book “Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man,” which tells women what men really think of love and relationships. Brown joins a cast that already includes Gabrielle Union, Jerry Ferrara, and Kevin Hart. LaLa Vazquez and Wendy Williams will also be starring in the film. “Think Like A Man” is due in theaters next year.

Chris Brown’s previous film credits include the movies “Takers” and “Stomp The Yard.” The R&B superstar was entertaining fans with his music last week, when he performed in front of an estimated 18-thousand people during the “Today” show’s summer concert series. Here are some pic’s he recently tweeted…

Snoop Dogg is all for Prince William and Kate Middleton expanding their family. The emcee caught up with “The Sun” and revealed that he thinks the royal couple should “make some babies soon.” Snoop even offers to help them in the process, adding that he might get in the studio and “record them their own baby-making music.” The rap icon went on to say that he would like to one day be invited to Buckingham Palace, noting that he would wear “the flyest suit you’d ever seen” when meeting the Queen. READ MORE

Sean “Diddy” Combs is facing legal action from the cousin of music executive Kevin Liles after he was injured during a shooting in the parking lot of the rap mogul’s Atlanta restaurant last year.

Leroy “Tony” Austin filed suit in the U.S. District Court of Northern Georgia on Friday (July 15), accusing Diddy of failing to provide adequate security to guests on the grounds of Justin’s eatery. READ MORE

Dwight Eubanks has decided to ditch the Atlanta housewives for a variety of reasons ranging from lack of publicity for his hair salon Purple Door Salon and too “much buffonery and craziness”. Not to fear though, Bravo has a replacement for him. This new season Marlo Hampton will fill the spot as a new housewife (although she’s not married). Marlo is sure to bring a ton of drama to the show with a background full of crime. To make things even more interesting, her ex-husband is NFL player Charles Grant. It’s rumored that Charles Grant had a thing with NeNe a while back ago. All of this being said, the upcoming season looks to be eventful.

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Robin Thicke’s next album isn’t far off. The R&B star tells Rap-Up.com he’s looking to release his fifth studio effort either at the end of 2011 or early 2012. Robin says he’s been handling all the writing and producing, but adds that famed beatmaker Pharrell Williams would like to work on the record before it’s finished. When he’s not occupied by his next album, Robin is checking out new music and artists. He says he’s really been enjoying Janelle Monae’s work, although he admits he was just recently introduced to her music.

Robin Thicke’s last album was “Sex Therapy,” which arrived at the end of 2009. The record went on to peak at number two on Billboard’s Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.

L.A. Reid says he’s looking forward to making Epic Records the “music company of tomorrow.”  Epic Records officially announced Reid as the company’s new chairman and chief executive on Monday.   Reid had previously worked as the chairman of Island Def Jam, but left that position earlier this year to serve as a judge on Fox’s upcoming talent competition “The X Factor.”  Epic’s stable of artists will include musicians who appear on “The X Factor,” as well as other new signings.  Reid says he’s “deeply committed to discovering and developing the next generation of superstars” with his new role at Epic. READ MORE

New details about Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony’s recently ended marriage reveal it may not have been as blissful as onlookers might have thought. Although the couple performed together at the “American Idol” finale back in May, it turns out the two singers weren’t so “into” each other behind the scenes. Once source tells “People” magazine the split comes after “months of nonstop arguing.” Another source close to Lopez tells “Us Weekly” the struggles go back even farther, adding that Jennifer “exhausted all the possibilities” in an effort to stay together, including marriage counseling. The husband and wife are reportedly going their separate ways for the sake of their three-year-old twins. READ MORE