Meagan Good and Omari Harwick Team Up
Actress Meagan Good is returning to the big screen. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the former Minority Report star has hitched her wagon to the upcoming romantic drama A Boy. A Girl. A Dream: Love on Election Night. The film, which unfolds as Donald Trump surges ahead of Hillary Clinton to win the presidency, co-stars Power actor, Omari Hardwick, as well as Wesley Jonathan, Dijon Talton, and comedians Affion Crockett and Jay Ellis.
New Music: ‘My Man’ by Tamar Braxton
Tamar Braxton quietly released a new single last night. The Braxton Family Values star debuted My Man via Instagram, along with a photo of her parents, Evelyn and Conrad Braxton. Tamar later told fans the song wasn’t so much about her parents, as it was women in general who have endured the pain of a broken marriage.
Ashleigh Murray to Become a Valley Girl
Ashleigh Murray has landed a role in Valley Girl, MGM’s upcoming musical remake of the classic 1983 film starring Nicolas Cage. According to published reports, the Riverdale star will join a cast that already includes Chloe Bennet, Jessica Rothe, Josh Whitehouse, Jessie Ennis, and social media personality Logan Paul.
First Look: ‘Strength of a Woman’ Documentary
Another day, another artist forced to release a documentary to sell music that is otherwise uninspiring and lackluster. I hate to be a Negative Nelly, but remember when all it took to make you love or hate a song was listening to it? Remember when music used to capture your imagination and take you places? I do, and that’s why this documentary bandwagon artists have jumped on annoys me. Good music doesn’t require explanation. I don’t need to know what you felt while you were writing the song. I don’t need to see the pen and paper you wrote the lyrics on. I just need good music… sans the unnecessary and ineffectual hype.
Kelly Rowland Confirms 2017 Album Release
While out promoting her stint on this season’s The Voice Australia, singer Kelly Rowland also took time out to share small bits of news about her new music. During an interview with Sunday Life, Kelly said her fifth solo album would be coming out this year, and that motherhood has played a huge role in the recording process.
Anika Noni Rose Joins ‘Assassination Nation’ Cast
With her hit BET series The Quad on hiatus, actress Anika Noni Rose has decided to pick up another gig. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the former Dreamgirl has joined the cast of Assassination Nation, a coming-of-age thriller about four teenage girls who become the focus of worldwide media attention when an anonymous hacker leaks their personal information.
Jill Scott to Star in Lifetime Film About the Flint Water Crisis
In addition to her tour this summer, singer Jill Scott also plans to return to the small screen via Flint, the upcoming Lifetime movie about the government poisoning of Flint, Michigan’s water supply. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the film will explore the true story of three activists fighting to expose the cover-up, as well as seek justice for those affected the city’s lead-tainted water lines.