The Breakfast Club

Diddy On The Breakfast Club: Suspect Drink Champs Interview, Polygamy, 50 Cent, And More [Video]

Diddy talked about so many things while at the Breakfast Club, we honestly don’t know where to begin. From polygamy and being in the club with his …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Diddy Claims 50 Cent Calling Him ‘Fruity' Was a Gesture of Love

During a recent press trip to <i>The Breakfast Club</i> to promote his upcoming film <i>Den of Thieves</i>, 50 Cent spent some time going in on Diddy, saying the …

Music

Diddy says he's looking to buy the Panthers for 'Black America'

Sean 'Diddy' Combs is aiming to become the first African-American to be the majority owner of a NFL franchise. Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports<p>A …

NFL

Alabama Sorority Student Goes On Racist Rant On MLK Day

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Diddy Speaks On New Energy, 50 Cent, Mase, 'The Four' + More

· Name is love<p>· Energy has changed<p>· Partying with your son<p>· Seeing one of your kids drink another vodka<p>· Having fun with his kids<p>· Christian dating<p>· …

Carolina Panthers

Gervonta Davis On Floyd Mayweather, Mike Tyson Mentality + His Next Fight

American professional boxer Gervonta Davis made his debut on The Breakfast Club.<p>Oscar De La Hoya<p>Working with Floyd Mayweather Jr.<p>Do you think Floyd …

Boxing

Diddy Discusses 50 Cent's Recent Comments On The Breakfast Club

If you’ve been following 50 Cent on Instagram you’d know he’s been having some fun teasing and taunting Sean “Diddy” Combs. The <i>Power</i> executive has a …

Music

Watch: Jermaine Dupri Talks DJing and Producing on 'The Breakfast Club'

Legendary producer, rapper, and executive Jermaine Dupri recently paid a visit to <i>The Breakfast Club</i> show. Despite an awkward beginning, in which he …

DJs

Jermaine Dupri talks Janet Jackson rumors and Global Spin Awards on ‘The Breakfast Club’

Last month, it was announced that Jermaine Dupri would be the recipient of the Breaking Barriers Award at this year’s Global Spin ceremony. Today, he …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Long Story Short: Jermaine Dupri Tells The Breakfast Club He And Janet Aren’t Together, Denies Usher And Bow Wow Rumors

Bello / Jason Merritt/FilmMagic/@ParisaMichelleJermaine Dupri Visits The Breakfast ClubJermaine Dupri stopped by The Breakfast Club recently to talk …

African-American Culture

How State Farm Turned a Marketing Tagline Into an Expression of Its Corporate Values

As we get back to the swing of our regular routines after the holidays, I have to wonder — what becomes of the season of giving? The Salvation Army bell ringers have disappeared, and cause-related marketing ads promoting companies’ charitable giving (like Subaru’s Share the Love spots) have faded …

Habitat for Humanity

The Emotional Legacy of The Breakfast Club

John Hughes’s coming-of-age classic feels dated in retrospect, but the film paved the way for more character-focused teen stories.<p>When John Singleton—the groundbreaking filmmaker behind movies like <i>Boyz n the Hood</i>, and the first African American to get a Best Director Oscar nomination—first saw <i>The</i> …

Psychology

Remembering Aaliyah With DJ Envy's Tribute Mix

Listen to DJ Envy's classic Aaliyah mix to honor what would have been her 39th birthday. Check it out below:

Looking At ‘The Breakfast Club’ From The Other Side

I can tell you a lot about <i>The Breakfast Club</i>. That it was originally called Detention. That it was supposed to be John Hughes’ first film as a director, but a script he wrote after it, <i>Sixteen Candles</i>, made it to the screen first. That <i>Sixteen Candles</i> began a relationship with Molly Ringwald and …

Ally Sheedy

50 days til Oscar. 50 movies with no Oscar love

"M" (1931)<p>Red Dust (1932)<p>Trouble in Paradise (1932)<p>Duck Soup (1933)<p>King Kong (1933)<p>The 39 Steps (1935)<p>Bringing Up Baby (1938)<p>The Shop Around the …

The Oscars

G-Eazy Talks H&M Partnership, Halsey, White Privilege on 'The Breakfast Club'

Just days after cutting ties with H&M over an offensive ad, G-Eazy stopped by “The Breakfast Club” to explain his decision.<p>The Oakland rapper …

Lana Del Rey

Lena Waithe Stops By ‘The Breakfast Club’ To Talk Her New Series, ‘The Chi’ [Video]

Lena Waithe Makes Her Way To <i>The Breakfast Club</i>Since her breakout role in both <i>Dear White People</i> and <i>Master Of None</i>, Lena Waithe has been in the minds …

Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe Discusses 'The Chi', Being Unapologetic, Bill Cosby + More

Writer/Producer <b>Lena Waithe</b> stops by The Breakfast Club to discuss her come up in writing, repping Chicago right in '<i>The Ch</i>i' and more.<p>- Did Envy …

Entertainment

D.L. Hughley Talks Side Babies, Oprah, Bill Cosby, Steve Harvey + More

<b>D.L. Hughley</b> & <b>Jasmine Sanders</b> stop by The Breakfast Club and leave no stone unturned.<p>- D.L. being so open<p>- Tells story of his side-baby<p>- Getting into …

Bill Cosby

Get To Know The Colorful Characters Of 'Grown-ish'

Missed the series premiere of <i>Grown-ish</i>? No problem.<p>In this exclusive clip, get to know the characters of the Yara Shahidi-led series, a spin-off of …

TV

5 Things We Learned From The Cast of ‘Den Of Thieves’ On ‘The Breakfast Club’

50 Cent’s once dimming star picked up tons of shine since <i>Power</i> blew up. Though he’s enjoyed considerable success on cable TV he’s once again ready to …

Usher’s Herpes Accuser Sues Insurance Companies

Health records are confidential, even if it’s a part of a scandal involving an R&B superstar. Apparently, no one reminded the health insurance broker …

Insurance

Charlamagne Defends Ginuwine After Being Labeled Transphobic

Charlamagne crowns the <b>Ginuwine</b> haters Donkey of the Day after they were calling him trans-phobic because he refused a kiss from a trans-woman after …

Jason Mitchell Talks 'The Chi', His Role In 'Straight Outta Compton' + More

Actor <b>Jason Mitchell</b> stops by The Breakfast Club to discuss his role in Showtime's new series '<i>The Chi</i>' and much more.<p>- Almost making Charlamagne cry<p>- …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Cast Of 'Den Of Thieves' Talk Their Gritty Heist Film, Their Dynamic + More

<b>50 Cent</b>, <b>Gerard Butler</b>, <b>O'Shea Jackson Jr.</b> & <b>Pablo Schreiber</b> talk about their upcoming film '<i>Den Of Thieves</i>' in theaters January 19th.<p>- Concept behind …

Movies

Deleted Scene From ‘The Breakfast Club’ Released Featuring Molly Ringwald and Ally Sheedy

John Hughes’ second film “The Breakfast Club” has become classic among high school films, not to mention helping introduce several of the actors …

Pop Culture

The Boss Lady Project: Watch Angela Yee Take 14-Year-Old Kanice Parlor Behind the Scenes at 'The Breakfast Club'

ESSENCE is excited to introduce our first new video series for 2018, The Boss Lady Project.<p>Each week, we will pair a young woman who aspires to …

Women of Color

The kids are all right in Freeform's 'Grown-ish' premiere

If <i>Black-ish</i>'s Andre Johnson had to choose which of his children got a spinoff show, it would be Zoey, by a mile. <i>Grown-ish</i> sees Zoey (Yara Shahidi) …

Entertainment

Rumor Control: Laura Govan Calls In To The Breakfast Club To Address Vince Herbert “Pregnancy” Story

<i>Image via Splash</i><p>Laura Govan Calls The Breakfast Club To Address Vince Herbert Rumors<p>All hell broke loose after Tamar Braxton took to social media to …

African-American Culture

Watch A Newly-Discovered Deleted Scene From 'The Breakfast Club'

It is not often that we wait 35 years for deleted movie scenes to emerge, but <i>The Breakfast Club</i>'s was worth it.<p>As part of a new Criterion release of the classic '80s teen flick, we see an even weirder side to Allison Reynolds (Ally Sheedy) as she does something rather gross.<p>In the clip, which you …

Ally Sheedy