Fox Officially Cancels Scream Queens
To absolutely no one’s surprise, Fox has cancelled Scream Queens. The Ryan Murphy-produced series struggled in the ratings throughout its two-season run, securing a 1.0 demo during its freshman year, and an even lower 0.6 during its sophomore.
Fox Cancels ‘Shots Fired’
Shots Fired has been canceled by Fox. The provocative drama about the shooting of an unarmed teen in a small southern town will not be returning for a second season. Starring Sanaa Lathan and Stephen James, the show was originally added to Fox’s mid-season lineup and billed as a nine-episode event series.
Sevyn Streeter Details Her Bout with Depression
While recently discussing the writing process for her next album, singer Sevyn Streeter shared with fans her years-long battle with depression. Via a post on her Instagram page, the up-and-coming young diva revealed she’s quietly been suffering from the debilitating disorder for almost two years.
Fox Orders New Drama Starring Angela Bassett
Angela Bassett is coming to Fox. According to published reports, the American Horror Story actress will be teaming up with the show’s producers, Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, for a new series titled 911. The as yet unannounced show will reportedly be unveiled at the network’s Upfront event next week and debut as a mid-season replacement in early 2018.
Kelly Rowland Launches YouTube Channel for New Moms
In addition to her book Whoa, Baby!, singer Kelly Rowland is also poised to launch a contemporary YouTube channel in support of new mommies. Kelly announced her joint venture with Awestruck via her Instagram page, calling it another opportunity for women to come together in the spirit of friendship and motherhood.
Janet Jackson to Resume Tour in September
Janet Jackson is headed back out on the road. After taking nearly a year off to have her first child, the pop diva just announced September 7th as the day she’ll resume her newly renamed State of the World tour. Via a video posted to her official website, Janet revealed plans to reschedule and play all 75 previously canceled dates throughout North America and Europe. The State of the World tour will reportedly get a full makeover, including choreography and costumes.
Meagan Good and Omari Hardwick 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.