For all you Star Trek Fans and Just in time for the 50th Anniversary of the Franchise… Nichelle Nichols aka Lt. Uhura is among the recipients to be honored this June at the 42nd annual Saturn Awards. She will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Nick Cannon took to facebook and quit his job as host of the NBC show America’s Got Talent. NBC made comments after they heard about his Showtime comedy special where he basically said hosting the show took his black card. NBC says that saying that was in breach of his contract and so Nick said.. bye bye.. Folks and even his camp is saying he has mental health issues. Nick posted yesterday I don’t go crazy, I am crazy … I just go normal from time to time.
Funk Legend Walter ‘Junie” Morrison founder of the Ohio Players and contributor to the rise of the Parliament- Funkadelic passed away Thursday at the age of 62.
Prison Bae Jeremy Meeks is out of jail and made is first modeling Debut during New York Fashion Week this past week.
Bill and Hillary came out and paid homage to Maya Angelou in Harlem to attend the screening of Maya Angelous’s and still I Rise Documentary. Hillary stated that Maya was a phenomenal woman in every way. The documentary airs this Tuesday, Feb 21 at 8pm on PBS and will be available on DVD.
The American Black Film Festival Honors hosted by Regina Hall will air on Wed. Feb. 22 on BET. At 8pm and honors African – American actors in Hollywood. There will be a 20th anniversary tribute to Love Jones and Queen Latifah will receive the Entertainment icon Award!