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Jay Pharaoh Broke Out His Kanye Impression For “The Greatest Apology of All Time”

Real Kanye West announced his album title.

It has been a busy 24-hours for Kanye West, real and fake.

On Saturday Night Live, cast member Jay Pharaoh took it upon himself to apologize to the world on West’s behalf. In the wake of West’s headline-grabbing antics at this year’s Grammy Awards (and post …

Kanye West

Lupita Nyong'o's $150,000 Oscar gown returned by thief via TMZ

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The $150,000 Oscar gown worn by actress Lupita Nyong'o that was stolen two days ago was returned on Friday by the thief, who tipped off celebrity news site TMZ.com after learning the pearls on the dress were fake, according to officials and the website.

TMZ said the thief …

West Hollywood

Keyshia Cole + Daniel ‘Booby’ Gibson = Hate

To say that things between Keyshia Cole and NBA baller Daniel “Booby” Gibson aren’t working out would be an understatement. Earlier we brought you an …

Keyshia Cole

Earl Ofari Hutchinson: Why We Still Need a Selma

*One week after Alabama state troopers bludgeoned civil rights demonstrators on the Edmund Pettus Bridge outside Selma on March 7, 1965 a visibly …

Adrian Martinez Focuses on Comedy in Will Smith’s ‘Focus’

*Adrian Martinez is a modest character actor that has crept into many high quality films such as “The Amazing Spider-Man” 2 (2013), American Hustle …

Will Smith

Pablo Sandoval Impressing Red Sox, John Farrell With Leadership Skills

The Boston Red Sox knew they were getting a special player in Pablo Sandoval, and he’s already exceeded their expectations.The jovial third baseman …

Pablo Sandoval

Rusney Castillo, Mookie Betts To Split Center Field Duties In Spring Training

With a little over a month until Opening Day, the Boston Red Sox still don’t have a starting center fielder. But in this case, it’s actually a good …

Spring Training

‘Friday Night Lights’ Star Was Inspired By Bill Belichick Documentary

Actor Kyle Chandler didn’t know a whole lot about coaching when he took a role as Coach Taylor in the TV series “Friday Night Lights.” So, to prepare …

Bill Belichick

Sidney Crosby Gets Leveled By Ryan Johansen In Big Open-Ice Hit (Video)

Sidney Crosby might want to keep his head on a swivel.The Pittsburgh Penguins superstar usually steers clear of big hits and bruising defenders. In …

Sidney Crosby

Kanye West Buys — Then Removes — All-New Furniture After Look "Wasn't Right": Source

This story first appeared in the March 13 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

Kanye West’s Grammy antics quickly were supplanted by the debut of …

Furniture

'SNL': Dakota Johnson Mocks 'Fifty Shades,' Pays Tribute to Leonard Nimoy

'Birdman,' 'Cinderella' and Kanye West were among the episode's targets.

Dakota Johnson wrapped up her stellar month by hosting Saturday Night Live, …

Leonard Nimoy

Robert Townsend To Direct New Remake Of Richard Pryor’s ‘Brewster’s Millions’!

We discovered the news this morning that filmmaker/comedian and producer Robert Townsend is attached to direct the Richard Pryor film Brewster’s …

Richard Pryor

EXCLUSIVE- Shaq All Star Comedy Jam FEATURE FILM Coming Soon!

According to our sources, we discovered the news that the Shaq All Star Comedy Jam brand will be moving into new territory; it will be a new feature …

Comedy

Mo’Nique Responds To Lee Daniels’ Comments About Being ‘Blackballed’ On CNN!

As you already know, Director Lee Daniels stated a couple of days ago that he felt Mo’Nique, an Oscar winner was eventually blackballed because of …

Lee Daniels

Check Out The Humor Mill Twitter Chat With Cocoa Brown For Her Bounce TV Special!

As you already know, comedian and actress Cocoa Brown is ‘one funny Momma’! Cocoa is extremely busy with her acting career (The Single Mom’s Club, Ted

TV Specials

Meagan Good Lands In TV Remake Of ‘Minority Report’ Film!

Meagan Good (Think Like A Man franchise) has signed on as the female lead in Fox’s drama pilot Minority Report, a sequel to the Steven …

Meagan Good

Don't Look Now But Kevin Hart's 'What Now' Tour Is Making Comedy History AGAIN!

LOS ANGELES (Feb. 25, 2015) – Kevin Hart’s WHAT NOW? TOUR is smashing records for comedy tours selling over half a million tickets in the first …

Kevin Hart

Comedian Brandon Broady To Host New Series On BET!

Brandon Broady has appeared on “The Wire” and in the first two “Step Up” films, opened for comedians Cedric the Entertainer and Donnell Rawlings and …

Comedians

Bill Cosby Finally Releases A Statement: “I’m Far From Finished”!

The day after CNN aired its investigative report “No Laughing Matter: Inside The Cosby Allegations”, Bill Cosby has released a statement of his own. …

Bill Cosby

Nick Cannon Gets To Produce New Live-Action Series, ‘Make It Pop’!

Nickelodeon has announced that it’s picking up 3 more daily scripted series for the upcoming TV season. These new live-action shows include: “Make It …

Nick Cannon

Former NBA Player And Reality Star Daniel Gibson Jumps Into Brand New Venture!

Sources told us tonight that former NBA and reality star Daniel Gibson, best known for starring in the BET reality TV series Keyshia and Daniel: Family

Keyshia Cole

Watch Footage From Marlon Wayans’ Richard Pryor Audition Revealed!

The role now belongs to Mike Epps, in a project that will be directed by Lee Daniels, with Oprah Winfrey also attached to play Richard Pryor’s …

Richard Pryor

Damon Wayans Cancels Several Upcoming Shows Due To Issues With Diabetes!

Damon Wayans has postponed a number of tour dates reportedly due to medical issues related to his diabetes, including a gig Saturday night in Kansas …

Damon Wayans

Wesley Snipes Lands In New NBC Pilot Titled ‘Endgame’!

In a pilot casting season “get”, Wesley Snipes is coming to television with a co-starring role opposite Strike Back’s Philip Winchester in NBC drama …

Wesley Snipes

Red Sox managing transition in outfield

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Communication in the outfield is going to be a huge factor this year for the Red Sox -- and they’re not taking any of it for granted.

Cuban sensation Rusney Castillo played just 10 games in center field last year after being signed and fast-tracked to Boston. Hanley Ramirez has …

Boston Red Sox

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

These writers are not to be missed.

Natalie Baszile

Natalie Baszile is an essayist and the author of the novel Queen Sugar.

Why you should read her: Queen Sugar is about a single mother who suddenly inherits a sugarcane farm in Louisiana, and moves there from Los Angeles to make a new start for her and …

Literature

Celtics turn back the clocks at Garden

BOSTON -- Isaiah Thomas stood near midcourt pumping his fist and imploring the crowd to get louder. The Boston Celtics had just unleashed a 3-point barrage to open an improbable 26-point, first-half lead against the Golden State Warriors -- the best team in the NBA -- and Thomas took a moment to …

Clocks

Lynch: 'I was expecting the ball'

NFL

Marshawn Lynch finally opened up about the Seattle Seahawks' final offensive play in the Super Bowl, telling a Turkish sports network that he was expecting to get the ball on the much-debated play that ended up sealing the New England Patriots' XLIX victory.

Lynch avoided reporters following the …

Super Bowl

Box office: 'Focus' is No. 1; 'Still Alice,' 'Birdman' get Oscars bump

The Will Smith romantic caper "Focus" opened at No. 1, kicking "Fifty Shades of Grey" out of the top spot over the weekend but still falling short of box office projections.

"Unfortunately, snow just beat us up in a big way, especially in the South," said Jeff Goldstein, executive vice president and …

Box Office