Tyler Perry’s alter ego Madea mimics Iyanla Vanzant’s distinct pressured speech interview style in this audio clip promoting Tyler’s upcoming movie A Madea Christmas, which opens in theaters on Dec. 13.
‘Scandal’ star Kerry Washington got the chance to play 2 famous black women when she guest starred on Saturday Night Live this past weekend. She mocked the long-running live TV comedy for its lack of diversity in the show’s casting. Washington, 36, played Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey in comedy sketches that called for her to show a bit more acting range than what you normally see on Scandal.
The BET Hip Hop Awards 2013 takes place this weekend in Atlanta. The BET Awards are more than just a celebration of hip hop culture, it’s also a groupie convention. Wherever there is a large gathering of rappers, there will be groupies looking to take advantage of them.
Groupies and baby mama hopefuls will be flying in from all around the country to attend the festivities in the hopes of striking it rich
and going home pregnant with a dumb rapper’s seed.
Thanks to loyal reader Zeralyn for sending in this video of tips and survival kits for young groupies, such as pre-poked condoms and rape kits complete with swabs just in case the evening doesn’t go as planned.
Watch the video after the break. Warning: Profanity and adult situational comedy.
There’s a new “Real Housewives” reality series — and this one is unscripted. “Real Housewives of Benning Road” in D.C. follows the lives of four fabulous hood rats struggling to make ends meet in D.C.’s public housing. The series stars Stacy Tyson, Rolanda Burgess, Chantel Rollins and Kat.
The D.C. based web series is an obvious parody of the real thing — but without the pompous egotism and conceited pretentiousness of the big budget network shows.
Tyler Perry’s “Love Thy Neighbor” is the first TV project to spring forth from the much-publicized joint partnership between Television magnate Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry’s film Studio based here in Atlanta.
“Love Thy Neighbor” is described in the press release as a “family comedy that serves up good food, great laughs and a whole lotta love.” The series is written and directed by Tyler Perry.
People.com compiled a brief synopsis to familiarize you with the show’s zany characters. “Love Thy Neighbor” premieres May 29th at 9/8C on OWN.
Old folks say “Many a truth is told in jest” and “Behind every joke is a kernel of truth.” When President Obama took the podium during the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner on saturday, he told the truth cloaked in witty one-liners.
Kevin Hart is doing it big this month. The actor/comedian covers the February/March 2013 issue of UPTOWN magazine and the April 2013 issue of EBONY magazine. The UPTOWN issue also marks a milestone for one of Atlanta’s homegrown journalists.