Posts Tagged: Mo’Nique
Mo'Nique's career isn't dead in the water. The comedian and actress visited ABC's The View on Thursday to explain why she called for a Netflix boycott. The 50-year-old actress accused Netflix of racial and gender bias after she was offered millions less than her comedic counterparts.
Mo'Nique responded to erroneous claims that Netflix offered her $3 million for a comedy special. The troubled comedienne went on a rant on social media, accusing the online streaming giant of gender and racial discrimination.
Bitter comedian and actress Mo'Nique is still on the warpath after asking her social media followers to boycott Netflix for offering her $500,000 to perform her standup comedy routine in a TV special.
Mo'Nique accused the online streaming giant of gender and race discrimination. She argued that other comics such as Chris Tucker and Amy Schumer were offered millions for their Netflix specials.
Mo'Nique continues her public dispute with Netflix over pay disparities and gender and race inequality. Over the weekend, the 50-year-old comedienne called for a boycott of the online streaming giant after she claims she was offered $500,000 for a standup comedy special -- a fraction of what Netflix pays comedians such as actress Amy Schumer (who is not funny at all) and Chris Rock.
Comedienne Wanda Sykes also criticized Netflix for paying her pennies compared to what men and Caucasian comics receive.
Actress Mo'Nique may have burned her last bridge in Hollywood. Last week, the bitter Oscar winner launched into a tirade against black Hollywood moguls Oprah, Tyler Perry and Lee Daniels -- telling them, "suck my d-ck", for allegedly blacklisting her in the industry.
Actress Mo'Nique is fighting back against Hollywood A-listers Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry, and Lee Daniels for blackballing her and preventing her from getting work.
Gabrielle Union attended the Westwood premiere of Universal Picture's 'Almost Christmas' in Westwood, California. The 44-year-old actress wore a beige off-shoulder, double breasted tuxedo dress from Dion Lee's spring/summer 2017 collection. She accessorized her nifty outfit with every diamond ring her husband Dwyane Wade every gave her.
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Atlanta's glitterati turned out for the private screening of Will Packers' holiday movie Almost Christmas held at Atlantic Station on Wednesday.
Pictured above are singer/songwriter Keri Hilson, left, with Gabrielle Union and Mo'Nique.
The movie is about a dysfunctional family that gathers together for their first Thanksgiving since their mother died. Almost Christmas stars Gabrielle Union, Mo'Nique, Omar Epps, Danny Glover, Nicole Ari Parker, Kimberly Elise, Jessie T. Usher, and comedian D. C. Young Fly.
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Openly gay director Lee Daniels is quickly becoming the most hated gay in Hollywood.
In a profance video posted to his Instagram page yesterday, Daniels lashed out at the Television Academy for snubbing his hit Fox musical soap opera 'Empire'.