After 18 months of marriage, “Big Little Lies” star Zoë Kravitz has filed for divorce from her husband, actor Karl Glusman. People says court records filed Dec. 23 confirm the split, as did a representative for Kravitz. No word on the reason for the breakup. People reports that Kravitz and G…

  • Updated

Hip Hop pioneer Kurtis Blow caught a major break from heart problems when he received a heart transplant on Sunday, Dec. 6, according to his wife, Shirley Walker as reported by HipHopDX. A statement from his wife to the Washington Informer said. “We give all glory to God for the perfect hear…

Actress Gabourey Sidibe’s andboyfriend Brandon Frankel are engaged. As People reported, the “Empire” and “Precious”star made the announcement on Instagram. “My BFF proposed and now I get to hold him forever,” Sidibe. “The funniest man I’ve ever met. The sweetest human to exist.”

featured

Nelly, the Grammy winning rapper and St. Louis’ homegrown Dancing With the Stars favorite, has another role lined up after the DWTS finals. Nelly, a.k.a. Cornell Haynes, will portray another St. Louis son, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Chuck Berry, in an upcoming Buddy Holly -inspired biopic, …

  • Updated

Tragedy again strikes the family of singer Bobby Brown as his son, 28-year-old  Bobby Brown Jr. was found dead on Nov. 18 at his home in the Los Angeles area. TMZ says the family said he was not feeling well in days leading up to his death, and he did not have COVID. Police told TMZ no drugs…

  • Updated

The Root is reporting an online Change.org petition to Sony Pictures Entertainment to offer up PBS “The Reading Rainbow” host, actor LeVar Burton to be the next host of “Jeopardy.” The show’s beloved and longtime host Alex Trebek died of pancreatic cancer on Nov. 8 at age 80. As for Burton, …

  • Updated

TMZ reports that R&B singer Jeremih is seriously ill and hospitalized,  fighting for his life after contracting COVID-19. It says rappers Chance the Rapper, 50 Cent and producer Hitmaka went online to solicit prayers on his behalf. 50’s post said he is in the ICU in Chicago. On Nov. 14, …