Tag Archives: Eddie Murphy

Eddie brings ‘Dolemite’ to Netflix

Eddie Murphy is ‘Dolemite 2019.’ Blog King, Mass Appeal HOLLYWOOD — “Way down in the jungle deep. The badass lion stepped on the signifying monkey’s feet…” Despite fathering a tribe of ten children, Eddie Murphy remains ridiculously spry in Hollywood. The 58-year-old humorist is in the process of filming a sequel to the 1988 African-based comedy “Coming to America” which ...

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Netflix: What’s new with Marlon?

‘Sextuplets’ film short on 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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‘Fresh Prince’ alum Alfonso Ribeiro denied copyrights of hip-swinging ‘Carlton Dance’

Alfonso Ribeiro loses his dance.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — It’s official. The Carlton Dance doesn’t belong to Carlton. That’s because, earlier this week, a registration specialist for the U.S. Copyright Office denied Alfonso Ribeiro’s bid to put the hip-swinging gyration on lock, saying it’s nothing more than a “simple dance routine.” That means the finger-snapping maneuver can be ...

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Eddie Murphy & model Paige Butcher are happily engaged, expecting Baby No. 2

Eddie Murphy is getting married. Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — Coming to… another wedding? Veteran thespian Eddie Murphy is gettin’ hitched for the second time. The 57-year-old humorist popped the question to gravid girlfriend Paige Butcher on Friday and she said “yes.” The marriage proposal couldn’t have come at a more opportune time given the fact Paige is ...

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Code Name: Cedric the Entertainer

Cedric still going strong in his 50s. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Cedric the Entertainer hasn’t gone public with who he plans to vote for [nor does he intend to]. But he certainly has no problem ribbing politicians publicly during his standup. “I kind of nibble around the edges of politics,” said the Barbershop actor in a recent ...

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Arsenio Hall accused by singer Sinead O’Connor of supplying drugs to Prince

Arsenio Hall suing Sinead O’Connor. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — I’m your pusherman? Veteran comic Arsenio Hall has filed a defamation lawsuit against Irish singer Sinead O’Connor over a series of comments she posted on Facebook accusing the 60-year-old talk show host of pulling a Bill Cosby by supplying Prince with narcotics “over the decades.” The Purple Rain legend ...

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Victoria Rowell of ‘Young and the Restless’ discusses theater on Mass Appeal Radio

Blog King, Mass Appeal Radio LOS ANGELES – Remember Drucilla “Dru” Winters from the histrionic CBS soap opera “The Young and the Restless?” If so, we have a special treat for you. Recently, award-winning actress Victoria Rowell of the aforementioned daytime television drama joined Mass Appeal’s Wayne Hodges and radio veteran Reggie Brown on Kansas City radio station KGGN 890 AM to ...

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