When Nick Cannon is not on the stage hosting America’s Got Talent. The man has other gigs and commitments to honor. Nick was given a stand-up comedy special with Showtime titled Stand Up, Don’t Shoot. By the title alone anyone can tell that this special will probably filled with racially charged jokes. It looks like the NBC Execs were not laughing. Jokes like …………
“I honestly believe, once I started doing ‘America’s Got Talent,’ they took my real n****r card. They did! Because then, like, these type of people started showing up to my shows. “I can’t do the real n*****r stuff no more, because then they’ll put me on TMZ.”
were not taken lightly. Nick was under major scrutiny at NBC and was threatened to be fired. Nick does not like to be threatened and has since decided not t return to NBC’s America’s Got Talent.
Well I get standing up for your rights, but I am totally shocked that Nick even had that kind of material breeding under his good guy persona. This guy is a mogul. He will be alright.
The hit Starz drama series Power has had an amazing year. The season 3 finale left all of the viewers screaming for more. Well our voices were heard. Power is coming back bigger and better. We will finally find out what happened to Keisha. Also Larenz Tate and Charlie Murphy has joined the cast for season 4.
Lets congratulate Naturi Naughton on winning the NAACP Image award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a drama series.
Terrence J is making major moves since his 106&Park days on BET. Today Terrence’s company the “Jenkins Entertainment Group” signed a production and talent deal with VH1 and MTV. Way to go TJ.
BET made history when they premiered the 3 night miniseries “The New Edition Story”. Millions tuned in and we are still talking about it. Lifetime needs to take some lesson from this production, because this is how you produce a biopic. WE have heard the generic version of the New Edition Story many times, but this biopic was full of shockers. Here are 5 things we learned from the biopic.
1.Ralph Tresvant was offered a solo deal by Maurice Star. He decided that he would take the deal, with one exception. He wanted all of his boys to be in on the deal as well.
2. Michael Bivin’s orchestrated Johnny Gill joining New Edition.
3. Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis influenced the creation of BBD.
4.Ricky Bell was addicted to drug. (Real Shocker)
5. Wedding really do bring people together. All 6 members reunited at Ronnie Devoe’s wedding.
It looks like the Clueless star Stacey Dash is now jobless.FOX News has decided not to renew controversial Stacey’s contract. Dash joined FOX in 2014. Her inappropriate comments about sex, race and religion have many up in arms.
Well can’t say I took the time to watch her spew her hate, but I am happy she no longer has the FOX platform to do so.