Trailer: ‘Acrimony’ Starring Taraji P. Henson
Here it is, guys, your first look at Tyler Perry’s Acrimony, starring Taraji P. Henson, Lyriq Bent and Tika Sumpter. The film has a release date of March 30th 2018 and looks hella dramatic from the trailer. If I didn’t know better, I’d think Cookie Lyon was transported from Empire just for this role.
Golden Brooks Joins TNT Drama
Actress Golden Brooks has been added to the cast of the upcoming TNT drama One Day She’ll Darken. The former Girlfriends co-star joins a stellar line-up that already includes actors Chris Pine (Wonder Woman), Dylan Smith (Into the Badlands), Jay Paulson (Mad Men), and Justin Cromwell (Training Day).
Kelly Rowland Returning to ‘The Voice Australia’
Singer Kelly Rowland is heading back down under, mate. According to online reports, she’ll be joining Delta Goodman and Boy George for the upcoming eighth season of The Voice: Australia. This is Kelly’s umpteenth time acting as a judge on a singing reality competition, having previously appeared on both the American and British version of Simon Cowell’s American Idol spin-off The X Factor.
‘Being Mary Jane’ Canceled by BET
Actress Gabrielle Union is set to become a free agent once again. The Being Mary Jane star will reportedly be hanging up her teleprompter after season five, according to a press release issued earlier today by BET. The network says they’ll be ending their once popular show with a two-hour tele-film, set to air next fall.
Keyshia Cole Debuts ‘Incapable’ Video
Singer Keyshia Cole is back with the visual for her new single Incapable. The track is the second to be released from the singer’s upcoming 11:11 Reset album, due out October 20th. Keyshia co-directed the video with longtime collaborator Mike Ho, who she says always comes up with “amazing and realistic treatments.”
Janelle Monae to Star in Amazon’s ‘Electric Dreams’
As previously reported, singer Janelle Monae is set to appear in Electric Dreams, an Amazon-produced anthology series based on the writings of author Philip K. Dick. The sci-fi feature will air ten stand-alone episodes, including one titled Autofac, which will star Janelle as a beautiful android-like character named Alexis.
First Look: Deadwood Video by Toni Braxton
Singer Toni Braxton has just unveiled the video for her new single Deadwood. The track is the first to be released from her upcoming Sex & Cigarettes album, which is tentatively set for an early 2018 release. Toni re-united with longtime creative director Billie Woodruff for the visual, which features the singer performing before a black-and-white backdrop of cityscapes and sexy men.
Jill Scott Joins ‘Black Lightning’ Cast
Singer Jill Scott is returning to television. The three-time Grammy winner will reportedly play the villainous Lady Eve in the upcoming CW drama Black Lightning. The DC Comics character is described as a funeral parlor owner who quickly becomes the adversary of the show’s protagonist (Black Lightning) as she is revealed to be the bridge between the underworld and a secret group of corrupt leaders.