Posts in category "celebrities"

Ebony Magazine's Power 100 Gala Honors Berry Gordy with Lifetime Achievement Award

Lifetime Achievement Honoree Berry Gordy with The Jacksons.
Ebony Magazine hosted the star-studded EBONY Power 100 gala event in New York City at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall on November 4 to celebrate the honorees on its annual EBONY Power 100 list.  The list salutes the achievements of influential African-Americans in the country and, this year,  honored the legendary founder... Read more »

"An Evening With Bill Cosby" will Benefit Urban Prep Academies

"An Evening With Bill Cosby" will Benefit Urban Prep Academies
America’s favorite TV dad, Bill Cosby, will bring his comic genius to Chicago for a benefit for Urban Prep Academies on Sunday, June 30, at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175 E. Chestnut, beginning at 5 p.m.  Urban Prep caught Cosby’s attention when he heard that 100% of its seniors, all African-American males... Read more »

Michael Douglas suggests oral sex gave him throat cancer (WTF?)

Michael Douglas suggests oral sex gave him throat cancer (WTF?)
In a recent article in The Guardian, throat cancer victim/survivor actor Michael Douglas was asked if he regretted his years of smoking and drinking.  He replied, “No. Because without wanting to get too specific, this particular cancer is caused by HPV [human papillomavirus], which actually comes about from cunnilingus.”  REALLY?  Douglas, the husband of Catherine... Read more »
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"Stand Up Guys": My Red Carpet Interviews with the Film's Stars!

"Stand Up Guys": My Red Carpet Interviews with the Film's Stars!
The world premiere of  “Stand Up Guys” was held in Chicago on Thursday, October 11, and hosted by the Chicago International Film Festival.  Festival founder, Michael Kutza, named this event one of his personal highlights of 2012, and I can sure see why.  The biggest stars in Hollywood came to town and walked the Red... Read more »

Chris Brown's Halloween Costume: Offensive or Not?

Chris Brown's Halloween Costume:  Offensive or Not?
Chris Brown is certainly no stranger to controversy and, from the looks of his Halloween costume last night, it looks like he even embraces it.  At a party at Rihanna’s,  his on-again-off-again girlfriend, he and his friends dressed as terrorists.  How adorable!  His accompanying tweet said, “Ain’t nobody f_cking with my clique!” Well, I know... Read more »