Tag Archives: Blog King

Netflix: What’s new with Marlon?

‘Sextuplets’ film void of laughter. Blog King, Mass Appeal HOLLYWOOD — Marlon Wayans’ latest Netflix conception, “Sextuplets,” isn’t his best work. As a matter of fact, many critics believe it’s downright chintzy and completely void of guffaws. Rotten Tomatoes gave it a craptacular score of 33 percent on its Tomatometer. Jason Bailey, film critic with the New York Times, trashed ...

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Tyrese Gibson slams “Hobbs & Shaw”

Hobbs & Shaw lands criticism. Blog King, Mass Appeal HOLLYWOOD — Tyrese Gibson continues to hate on “Fast & Furious” costar Dwayne Johnson. The 40-year-old actor tossed shade at Dwayne’s new movie — “Hobbs & Shaw” — after the spin-off engendered a measly $180 million last weekend in global box office sales — the franchise’s most diminutive output since “Tokyo ...

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‘Black Lightning’ stars talk season 3

Black Lightning actors open up.  Blog King, Mass Appeal SAN DIEGO, Cali — Is there an Arrowverse crossover on the horizon? During a recent appearance at San Diego’s Comic-Con, the cast of “Black Lightning” made themselves sedentary to confabulate on the metahuman skirmish that looms this fall on season three. The 5-member D.C. Comics panel was comprised of lead thespian Cress ...

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Sumner Class of 1969: Memories galore highlighted reunion’s ’50th anniversary’

Sumner Class ’69 provides example.  Blog King, Mass Appeal KANSAS CITY — This weekend, yours truly got a chance to attend a concatenation of indelible events tied to the 50th anniversary of mom’s high school reunion. We’re talking Sumner Class of 1969 — back when the segregated institution manufactured multiple state/national championships in arts, science and athletics. Of course, jaundiced ...

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Kardashian babies spoiled rotten?

Khloé accused of spoiling daughter. Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — “Cause we are living in a material world…” Khloé Kardashian spends too much money on her 1-year-old daughter, this according to Instagram followers who lambasted the 35-year-old’s decision to buy True Thompson a shiny pink Bentley children’s car. “Great, another Kardashian in a Bentley,” one commenter wrote. “You ...

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Lego Black Panther and Avengers face challenge from Thanos and Killmonger

Thanos, Killmonger face Black Panther.  Blog King, Mass Appeal HOLLYWOOD — When intergalactic sociopath Thanos joins forces with Erik Killmonger and Ulysses Klaue to purloin Wakanda’s vibranium, LEGO Black Panther shows up to thwart their malevolent stratagem. The feline superhero is accompanied by scientist Shuri, Wakanda soldier Okoye and members of the Avengers; including Captain America and Iron Man. “LEGO ...

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Funk legend Chaka Khan is slapped with manager’s lawsuit ‘seeking’ thousands

Chaka Khan faces manager’s lawsuit.  Blog King, Mass Appeal CHICAGO — “Tell me something good.” That’s what Chaka Khan told her lawyer after learning she was being sued by former manager Olasumbo Kuti who’s seeking thousands of dollars for management services rendered.  The lawsuit also alleges the funk legend owes Kuti a 5 percent share of certain businesses. Now Kuti ...

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