Comedian, actor, writer, and producer Tony Rock came into the “Get Up!” studio to visit Erica Campbell and GRIFF. He tells a funny story about going to the premiere of the movie “Hitch,” with his whole family, only to find out his scenes got cut. He also shares his powerful testimony, saying “I’m walking, talking […]

Comedian and actor Chris Rock and his now ex-wife Malaak Compton have recently finalized their divorce after 20 years of marriage. The couple married back in 1996, and have two daughters together, Zahra, 12 and Lola, 14.  In 2008, a 6-month old girl from South Africa named Ntombi became part of their family.  Ntombi was […]

@kwellscomm News & Sports — A police-action shooting captured our attention on this cooler Tuesday in Indy. Indianapolis Metro Police are investigating an incident on the city’s northeast side where they responded to a robbery call and an officer shot the homeowner mistaking him for the suspect. This happened around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning in […]

The girl scout troop that raised over $65,000 in cookie sales at the Oscars are still waiting for the money. The Academy and Girl Scouts of America are reportedly in the dark.

The total is in for how much money Chris Rock’s daughter Zahra and her fellow Girl Scouts raised selling those delicious cookies during the Oscars.  Unfortunately, they raised considerably less than what Rock revealed during the broadcast. Rock unveiled a total board that said the Scouts raised $65,243, but a representative of the Scouts told […]

Whether Will Smith has any ill will toward Chris Rock or not regarding his comments on Smith’s wife Jada Pinkett Smith is still a mystery. What can be said is that Smith is practicing his right to remain silent. Upon spotting the rapper-actor when he left a restaurant in New York City, TMZ questioned Smith […]

The Oscars took place this past Sunday, and host Chris Rock wanted to use his platform to help his daughter, Zahra, become the top Girl Scout cookie seller and beat their rival Mrs. Dunn. During the Oscars, Rock said, “Last night Zahra, my youngest called me up and said, ‘Daddy how come we never sell […]


Amidst the controversy surrounding the Academy Awards this year, viewership hit an 8-year low.

Oprah Winfrey was just as disappointed as everyone else who noticed she was mistaken for Whoopi Goldberg at the 88th Academy Awards. Blog Total Beauty made the cringe-worthy flub during red carpet arrivals Sunday evening. The site, which rarely focuses on products for people of color, posted a photo of Goldberg to their Twitter account with […]

Chris Rock hosted the Oscars last night, and he did not disappoint!  He spoke about how he missed the majority of Girl Scouts cookie season due to preparing for last night’s big show. Rock said, “Last night Zara, my youngest called me up and said, ‘Daddy how come we never sell the most cookies? How come […]