Speaks On

Actress Viola Davis recently sat down with Jess Cagle, editorial director of PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly, where she shared her story of being born on a former plantation. Davis said she was born on her grandmother’s farm, which was actually the former Singleton Plantation in St. Matthews, South Carolina.  Davis, who is the youngest of five, said she didn’t live […]

Gospel singer James Fortune sat down with The Willie Moore Jr. Show for an exclusive interview about what happened during the night that lead to his arrest, the subsequent downfall of his marriage, and career, and what he is doing now to rebuild his life and reputation. Watch the exclusive WMJS interview here.

Scandal‘s Kerry Washington sat down with comedian Aziz Ansari to speak about race in Hollywood as part of Variety Studio: Actors on Actors series.  The two discussed why they believe the television industry has gotten so much praise in the recent years for having more diversity on screen. Washington asked Ansari, “I feel like everybody’s talked so […]

Sherri Shepherd appeared on The Wendy Williams Show recently and spoke a little bit about her personal life, which her ex-husband Lamar Sally has been very vocal about.  Sally has spoken to the press multiple times about their nasty divorce, but Shepherd wants to remind everyone that there are always two sides to a story. She is all […]

VH1 recently held an event in New York to celebrate mothers of Hollywood, called “Dear Mama.”  Will Smith spoke about his wife Jada Pinkett Smith, and melted the hearts of everyone in the room. “Jada is magical,” said Smith of his wife of 19 years.  “Part of why I love her is things happen in […]

Tracy Morgan was recently on Oprah Winfrey’s “Super Soul Sunday,” where he opened up about how his life has changed after his accident.  Morgan says he spent some time in heaven while he was in a coma, and God spoke to him and told him that his room wasn’t ready yet. Morgan told Oprah that […]

Lamar Sally, the ex-husband of Sherri Shepherd, says she has made his life a “living hell.”  About three months ago, the court decided that the former co host of The View must uphold her and Sally’s surrogacy contract.  Sally who is raising 1-year-old LJ says she continues to refuse to acknowledge their son. The court may have decided […]

Will Smith sat down for an interview with BBC yesterday, and quickly hit on a lot of topics.  He spoke about the Oscars, his children, and Janet Hubert (Aunt Viv). Smith says he is still boycotting the Oscars, and the boycott goes beyond himself.  Smith was asked if he would host the Oscars next year […]