Category: Entertainment

Burna Boy, Mr Eazi, AKA nominated for Best International Act at 2019 BET Awards (Full List)

BET in Africa today announced the local nominations for the BET Awards 2019 taking place at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles on June 23rd.   The awards celebrate the brightest stars across music, television, film, sports, and philanthropy. The nominees announced in the Best International Act Award category are Nigerian musicians Burna Boy and Mr. […]

Avengers Endgame and Game of Thrones dominate culture with MTV Movie And TV Award nominations (Full List)

Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones racked up top nominations at this year’s nominations for MTV’s Movie and TV Awards.   Endgame picked up several nominations including Best Movie, Best Hero (Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron-Man), Best Villain (Josh Brolin as Thanos), and Best Fight (Captain America vs. Thanos).   Game of Thrones also picked up […]

Selena Gomez, Eva Longoria, Elle Fanning spotted at the Opening Ceremony for 72nd annual Cannes Film Festival

The opening ceremony for the 2019 Cannes Film Festival held on Tuesday (May 14) in Cannes, France. It was also the premiere of the new movie The Dead Don’t Die. The event was attended by Selena Gomez, Eva Longoria, Elle Fanning, Alessandra Ambrosio, Izabel Goulart, Romee Strijd, Javier Bardem, Jeremy Meeks, Julianne Moore, and more. See the photos below. CANNES, FRANCE – […]

To avoid backlash, ‘Game of Thrones’ creators reveal they plan to be ‘drunk and far from the internet’ when series finale airs

As the final season of “Game of Thrones” gets set to air in about a week, the creators of the show, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are making plans on how to handle global reactions to the finale.   In a chat with Entertainment Weekly, Benioff and Weiss said they will be avoiding the inevitable backlash when the final episode airs and they […]

Breaking! ‘Boyz n the Hood’ director John Singleton dies at 51 after being taken off life support

American movie director, John Singleton has died at the age of 51. Singleton suffered a major stroke after experiencing weakness in his legs, and was admitted to the hospital on April 17.  On Monday, his family decided to take him off life support and he died a few hours later at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. His family issued a […]

Beyoncé’s 3-Project Netflix Deal Reportedly Worth $60m

Homecoming, Beyoncé‘s behind-the-scenes documentary chronicling her 2018 Coachella performance is not the only deal the pop star has with Netflix, Variety is reporting. She’s working on two more projects with the streaming giant, with all of them worth $60m. Homecoming’s deal was about $20m, Variety said, adding that Netflix and Beyoncé’s reps did not comment on the issue.

“Game of Thrones” star, Sophie Turner says criticism of her role as Sansa Stark on the hit series led to her depression

“Game of Thrones” star, Sophie Turner has revealed that criticism of her role as Sansa Stark on the HBO hit series was one of the reasons that led to her depression   In an interview with Dr. Phil on his podcast “Phil in the Blanks,” she said started to become depressed around age 17. “The biggest challenge is just […]

Beyoncé surprises Fans with Homecoming: The Live Album as Netflix Documentary Begins Streaming

Beyoncé has once again, surprised her fans with a new album featuring her Coachella 2018 set with two brand new bonus tracks at the same exact time her Netflix documentary on the performance – Homecoming – began streaming. The two new tracks are Before I Let Go, originally performed by Farnkie Beverly and Maze, and I Been On You can listen […]