Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ category

Oprah Seeks Dismissal of Defamation Charges

November 25, 2008

oprah-winfrey20.jpgTV talk show host Oprah Winfrey wants a court to dismiss or order arbitration in a defamation lawsuit filed by the ex-headmistress of her girls school in South Africa. Nomvuyo Mzamane sued over remarks the media mogul made following sex-abuse complaints at the US$40 million Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls, near Johannesburg.

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2009 Stellar Awards Nominations Announced in Nashville

November 12, 2008

stellar-awards-2.JPGThe nominees for The 24th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards were
revealed in Nashville, Tenn. Don Jackson, Chairman and CEO of Central
City Productions, announced the 2009 nominees.

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NAACP Image Awards to Announce Nominees in January 2009

November 12, 2008

naacp-image-awards.JPGThe 40th NAACP Image Awards will broadcast live from Los Angeles’
historic Shrine Auditorium on Thursday, Feb. 12 (8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
ET/PT) on Fox.  

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BeBe & CeCe Winans Unite to Record Healing Song for Nation

November 7, 2008

bebe-cece-winans.jpgOn the heels of this year’s epic general election, four of the biggest voices in Country, Pop, and Gospel music are reaching across the aisle and coming together for an unprecedented single aimed at fostering unity across partisan, social, ethnic, and economic divides, setting a tone of harmony and togetherness for the new presidency and the country’s immediate future.

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Jennifer Hudson Begged Her Mom to Get Out of the Neighborhood

November 6, 2008

hudson-family-house.jpgThe city of Chicago has remained a safe haven for Jennifer Hudson
throughout her climb to stardom – but her return to the Windy City
Friday was a journey of heartache and mourning.

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Jennifer Hudson Kisses Her Mother Goodbye

November 4, 2008

jennifer-hudson-mom-5.jpgJennifer Hudson kissed her mother for the last time during a private service for her murdered family members in Chicago on Monday.

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