Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige Reveals She Was Homeless When “All Hell Was Turning Loose” In 2016

Blige said a famous friend took her in when she was down and out and homeless during an especially rough 2016.

Women of Color

Sam Rockwell To Receive Santa Barbara’s American Riviera Honor

Sam Rockwell, who is piling up awards for his supporting turn in Fox Searchlight’s <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri</i>, is set as this year’s …

Sam Rockwell

Mary J. Blige finds the love through the hard times depicted in 'Mudbound' and the darkness of today's world

During a post-“Mudbound” screening Q&A, director Dee Rees was asked a question that her star, Mary J. Blige, didn’t know the answer to: What inspired Rees to cast Blige — the “Queen of Hip-Hop Soul” and the seller of over 50 million confession-heavy albums — in her Netflix period drama? “She said …

Dee Rees

Comedian Demetri Martin gets technical about hosting the 33rd Annual NAMM TEC Awards in Anaheim

As a stand-up comedian and self-proclaimed amateur-mediocre musician, Demetri Martin said he finds himself excited, however, “uniquely unqualified” …

Entertainment

Flashback: The Cranberries Perform "Zombie" on MTV Unplugged

Watch the group play an acoustic rendition of their hit at a Valentine's Day 1995 show at Brooklyn's Academy of Music<p>The shocking news that …

Dolores O'Riordan

Charles King Is Changing the Color of Hollywood—and Making Money Doing It

“I always had an eye for talent,” Charles King insists. As a kid growing up in the Atlanta area, he’d watch Siskel and Ebert with his mother and then …

Golden Globes

NAACP Image Awards’ Best Dressed List: Kerry Washington, Halle Berry & More

Stars flooded the red carpet for the NAACP Image Awards on Jan. 15 to celebrate their inspiring and difference-making work. See the best fashion …

Celebrity Style

Oscars 2018 Comes Down to What Male Voters Are Thinking in the Year of #TimesUp

As the ballots are being counted, we assess where the Best Picture race is heading.<p>There is no monolithic pool of Oscar voters. There are more of …

Entertainment

Black Eyed Peas Trade Party Music for Songs With a Purpose

“We did the party music — the biggest-you-can-possibly-do party music,” Will.I.Am says as he sits in a trailer with Black Eyed Peas mates Taboo and …

Music

NAACP Image Awards: 'Handmaid's Tale' Star Samira Wiley and Other Winners on Importance of Honor

Morgan Freeman, Kumail Nanjiani and THR contributor Kareem Abdul Jabbar gathered to honor the excellence of black actors, writers and producers in …

Entertainment

Seal Calls Oprah 'Part of The Problem for Decades'

Keeping in mind that low-res photos posted on the internet out of context with ALL CAPS meme overlays are generally unreliable sources of news or …

Award Shows

The Quick Read: Haiti Claps Back After Trump's Alleged Racist Remarks

The international community is distancing itself from President Donald Trump, while Haiti is pulling receipts on his corrupt past.<p>- Surprise, …

Women of Color

Celebrity Photos of The Week: Jan. 14 - Jan. 20

See Tracee Ellis Ross, Mary J Blige, Yara Shahidi, Christian Combs, La La Anthony and other celebrity pics of the week.

Entertainment

Leslie Odom Jr. joins Super Bowl performer lineup

Leslie Odom Jr. will sing "America the Beautiful" at Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis, the NFL announced Saturday.<p>Tony- and Grammy-winning Odom is known …

Lea Michele

Timothée Chalamet Recalls Auditioning for Spider-Man at LAFCA Awards

The 'Call Me By Your Name' star was among the honorees last night at the critics group’s annual gala at the InterContinental hotel<p>Timothée Chalamet …

Timothée Chalamet

5 things to binge-watch over the long weekend

A long weekend means extra time to catch up on your TV shows.<p>If you're spending some time inside with your TV over this weekend and Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we have five movies and TV shows for you that are worth your time, whether you're looking for something specifically about the civil rights …

Entertainment

Mary J. Blige Says Years Of Sexual Abuse Led To Destructive Behavior

Mary J. Blige fans know that their “Queen of Hip-Hop Soul” has endured pain and struggle in her lifetime, much of what is behind her incredible …

Women of Color

Movie Review: "Mudbound" (2017)

Image Source<p><b>Movie</b>: "Mudbound"<p><b>Director</b>: Dee Rees <b><br>Year</b>: 2017 <b><br>Rating</b>: R <b><br>Running Time</b>: 2 hours, 14 minutes <i><br>The lives of a black sharecropper and his family</i> …

Movies

SHINING! Mary J. Blige Gets Best Birthday Gift EVER - A Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame A LIT Celebration With Diddy More

<b>Mary J. Blige</b> received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on her birthday! Afterwards, she celebrated with Diddy and more in Beverly Hills. Show …

Black Culture

Angelina Jolie and Nicole Kidman bring colour back to the red carpet at the Critics' Choice Awards

Angelina Jolie

Stranger Things’ Caleb McLaughlin's Description of Drake Is What We Imagine

The <i>Stranger Things</i> cast always dominate award shows when it comes to meeting their idols. <b>Caleb McLaughlin</b>, who plays Lucas in the hit Netflix series, …

Caleb McLaughlin

listen to mary j. blige's defiant feminist #timesup athem

The Queen of R&B Soul (and Golden Globe nominee) fosters female healing with "Bounce Back 2.0."<p>Mary J. Blige knows a thing or two about bouncing back. A tough childhood and troubled adolescence? She earned redemption through music, and her crown as the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul. The very public …

Golden Globes

Nick Jonas (‘Ferdinand’ songwriter): Trying to ‘soak up as much as possible and just try to grow’ [Complete Interview Transcript]

Nick Jonas attended his first Golden Globe Awards ceremony this past weekend as a nominee. His tune “Home” from “Ferdinand” lost the Best Original …

Entertainment

12 Fashion Moments You Probably Missed at Critics' Choice Awards 2018

Constance Wu<p>The <i>Fresh Off the Boat</i> actress proved hair accessories can certainly elevate a look.<p>Saoirse Ronan<p>From the front, the <i>Ladybird</i> star's …

Celebrity Style

40 Critics' Choice Awards Photos That Will Put You in the Middle of the Action

The Critics' Choice Awards went down on Friday and brought out some of Hollywood's biggest names in TV and film. Angelina Jolie brought activist …

Awards

New Music: Mary J. Blige – 'Bounce Back 2.0'

After celebrating her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and her 47th birthday, Mary J. Blige unleashes a “Time’s Up” anthem, “Bounce Back 2.0.”<p>The …

Caption This

Splash News<p>Diddy Giving Tyrese The Side Eye At Mary J. Blige’s Star Ceremony Is Hilarious<p>Tyrese was also in attendance at Mary J. Blige’s Hollywood …

African-American Culture

Congrats To Our R&B Queen Mary J. Blige On Her Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star [VIDEO] | HOT 97 | #1 For Hip Hop

[Photo Cred: Rich Polk / Stringer ] A True Queen, getting her very own Star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame, SO DOPE!!!Did you see her "MUDBOUND" in …

Hollywood

Top 5 Stories You Missed While You Were Sleeping

• After a report claimed Donald Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as “shithole countries”, Don Lemon tears into him and declares …

Mark Wahlberg

‘Mudbound’: Rachel Morrison’s Cinematography Could Change Oscar History

After making history with her ASC theatrical nomination, will Morrison become the first female cinematographer nominated for an Oscar?<p>With …

Award Shows