In anticipation of the May 16 premiere of "Bessie" on HBO, Queen Latifah spoke to the network about her lead role as Bessie Smith. The interview, as shared in a press release is presented below; but first, check the trailer about this 1920s iconic blues singer. * * * * TRAILER: "Bessie" (click here to view directly on YouTube) * * * * Q: How did you get involved in … [Read more...] about Interview: Queen Latifah discusses her lead role in the HBO Films biopic ‘Bessie’
Twitter IDs for main cast: Stacey Dash- @REALStaceyDash Charity Shea- @CharityShea LisaRaye McCoy- @TheRealLRaye Gasp! Shock! Awe! VH1 has a brand new series coming out and it's NOT a reality show! Do you need me to say that again?? ;-) Like Beyoncé's anthem, VH1 will be launching a new scripted series called "Single Ladies." On Monday, May 30, 2011 at 9:00 PM … [Read more...] about VH1 launches first original movie and scripted series “Single Ladies”
BET AWARDS Will Take Place June 27, 2010 @ 8 PM/ET from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Hosted by Queen Latifah. (NEW YORK, NY – June 15, 2010) – Dearly Beloved…on June 27 we will gather at the Shrine Auditorium and mark the 10 year anniversary of the hottest award show in cable television, the BET AWARDS. This year, BET will honor the musical legacy and genius that … [Read more...] about BET Awards 2010 to honor Prince with Lifetime Achievement Award
At a press conference held on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 in New York, BET announced the host of the BET Awards show this year, nominees in each category, planned performances for the night, and more. Queen Latifah, who is starring alongside my secret boyfriend Common (really, it's no secret, it's the only celeb that i completely crush on...anyway, i digress) in the movie "Just … [Read more...] about Ifelicious Thoughts on 2010 BET Awards nominees, Queen Latifah to host
UPDATE June 16, 2011: I have not heard any more information regarding this movie and am not sure at this point if it is still being cast or produced. I will do some research to determine the true status of this project. That's right y'all!!! JJ, Thelma, James, Florida, and the rest of the cast from the 70s classic TV show will be back, but this time on the silver … [Read more...] about 70s classic “Good Times” to be a movie. Cast includes Queen Latifah, Beyonce, Dave Chappelle and more!