Arts & Entertainment

Octavia Spencer is up for her second Academy Award this year, but the star of “Hidden Figures” said Monday that she has even bigger plans. “The role I’m destined to play is to be one of the biggest producers in Hollywood,” Spencer said at the 3rd annual Makers Conference, a women’s empowerment event sponsored by […]


Whoopi Goldberg is set to produce a film about the life of Emmett Till, the 14-year-old boy who was murdered in 1955.


Music vet Teddy Riley was in town for a music convention recently when he stopped by Majic 107.5 / 97.5 and shared some of his fondest memories of working with Michael Jackson. Riley said that MJ had recorded over 1,000 songs at the time of his death. The founding Guy member and Blackstreet singer also […]


Today, we celebrate the birthday of one of Hip Hop’s brightest and most brilliant superstars. Innovative, inspired and often troubled intellectually, Chicago-native Kanye Omari West has turned the game upside down since his monumental entrance nearly a decade ago. Writing and producing hits early on for Jay-Z, Kanye West’s name, style, flow and presentation built […]


Check out this exclusive conversation with Will Packer, the successful film producer who just delivered the box office smash hit ‘Takers.’ If you haven’t seen the movie yet, what are you waiting for? If you already have seen it and might be on your way out to the theaters this holiday weekend for a second […]


Actress Tracee Ellis Ross is about to hit your television screen with a brand new comedy series. Get the full scoop today!


Producer and gospel/soul music’s multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire Doobie Powell is preparing for his new DVD recording and we hear the singer/songwriter has a few tricks up his sleeve and coming our way this week. The live session takes place on tomorrow – Tuesday, May 11th – at Gospel Uptown in New York City and is the […]