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“December 8th and 9th at Riddles Comedy Club, Alsip, IL., is one for the history books!” Chicago definitely showed up and the comedians showed out! You had to be there! On December 8th and 9th, Riddles Comedy Club was absolutely lit, starring the one and only Kym Whitley, with Damon Williams orchestrating the evening. This […]

Richard Roundtree, who broke ground with his signature role in the Shaft movie franchise, passed away this afternoon, Oct. 24, after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer with his family at his bedside. He was 81. Roundtree’s career spanned five decades and included everything from his most popular blaxploitation role to a very early appearance on As the […]

Britney Spears’ new memoir, The Woman in Me, is a heartbreaking story about a life spent at the mercy of others. She spares no detail, for instance, in describing her time spent in a conservatorship overseen by her father. However, the book, a copy of which was obtained by TIME ahead of its Oct. 24 release, […]

Halle Bailey is doing little to dispel persistent rumors she’s pregnant with her first child … because if that bump is what everyone thinks it is, she’s no longer trying to hide it. The ‘Little Mermaid’ star was out in Santa Monica, rocking very casual and very baggy clothing — sweatpants and a hoodie — and […]

IT’S A CELEBRATION!!!!! Dave Chappelle announced a new run of standup shows in late August. This weeks stop lands him in “The Windy City”, Chicago! With Wednesday and Friday nights nearly sold out, a Saturday show was added to comedian Dave Chappelle’s live tour to the United Center, 1901 W. Madison St., Chicago, where he’ll […]

ACCORDING TO THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, Beyoncé released the trailer for the concert doc about her Renaissance World Tour, on Sunday night. It is the singer’s highest-grossing tour to date. She debuted the trailer during her tour’s last stop in Kansas City, Missouri. Beyoncé’s Parkwood Entertainment and AMC Entertainment made the announcement Sunday night that the film will […]

Paul Reubens, the actor best known for portraying Pee-wee Herman, died Sunday night after a private bout of cancer. He was 70. “Please accept my apology for not going public with what I’ve been facing the last six years,” wrote Reubens in a statement posted to Instagram after his death. “I have always felt a huge amount of […]

Beyoncé’s mom, Tina Knowles, is pulling the plug on her second marriage … filing for divorce from her actor husband, Richard Lawson, after 8 years of marriage. Tina beelined it to court Wednesday and filed for divorce. She lists the date of separation as Tuesday, and Tina is rolling with the usual irreconcilable differences as the reason […]

A 72-year-old man has been sentenced in connection to the overdose death of actor Michael K. Williams. Three additional suspects were also arrested and charged with the crime. However, they are currently awaiting sentencing. Williams passed away in September 2021. Since then, his death has been connected to an accidental overdose of fentanyl-laced heroin. Carlos […]

It’s not only politics that makes for strange bedfellows — Ice Cube’s unloading on Barack Obama, Black Lives Matter, COVID-19 vaccines and more … with, of all people, Tucker Carlson. The duo rolled through South L.A. together for an episode of Tucker’s show on Twitter — and they quickly found common ground on several topics … starting with […]