Arts & Entertainment

Netflix: Nola Darling back for promiscuous activity in Spike Lee’s “She’ Gotta Have It”

She’s Gotta Have It returning for No. 2. Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — It’s about time. Brooklyn diva Nola Darling is back for mo’ hanky panky! After a 14-month hiatus, the promiscuous damsel will resume her inglorious manipulation of the male species in season two of Spike Lee’s “She’s Gotta Have It.” The amorous reboot, billed as a “rousing ...

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Perry’s “A Madea Family Funeral” sends cantankerous granny out ‘with a bang’

Madea’s last film generates cash.   Blog King, Mass Appeal ATLANTA — Tyler Perry’s “A Madea Family Funeral” brought in a satisfactory $27 million in domestic box office sales on opening weekend, becoming Perry’s second highest grossing film (“Madea Goes To Jail” reeled in $41 million). Madea is now done, finished, kaput. Prior to release, Perry said her 10th installment will ...

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Queen Latifah stands by ‘Empire’ thespian Jussie Smollett despite his bogus claim

Latifah stands by Jussie Smollett.  Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — “U.N.I.T.Y!” In the verdict of public court, former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is guilty of falsifying a police report to besmirch the portrayal and reputation of Donald Trump supporters. Queen Latifah, however, believes different. During a recent conclave on “Through Her Eyes,” the 48-year-old rapper said she’s gonna ...

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Leaving Neverland: Alleged victims claim Micheal Jackson sexually assaulted them

Jackson docuseries details molestation.  Blog King, Mass Appeal SANTA BARBARA — “I said you wanna be startin’ somethin.'” As many of us continue to convalesce over Lifetime’s “Surviving R. Kelly,” HBO aired Michael Jackson’s “Leaving Neverland” docuseries on Sunday and, as anticipated, it’s “must-see TV.” Alleged victims Wade Robson, 36, and James Safechuck, 40, said the late singer sexually assaulted them ...

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Red Table Talk: “You, me and he…”

Jordyn Woods says nothing happened.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — “You, me and he… what we gonna do baby?” Earlier this week, alleged homewrecker Jordyn Woods appeared as a special guest on “Red Table Talk” — telling host Jada Pinkett Smith she didn’t have a fling with NBA veteran Tristan Thompson. However, she came awfully close. According to ...

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Divorce Court: Tisha Campbell jettisons “restraining” order against Duane Martin

Tisha jettisons restraining order.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — Former “Martin” star Tisha Campbell-Martin has jettisoned her restraining order against estranged husband Duane Martin because she feels it impedes their capability to co-parent. The Hollywood couple appeared in divorce court last week where Tisha filed the backpedaling requisition. The 50-year-old actress told the judge she still harbors trepidation ...

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Tyler Perry’s “A Madea Family Funeral” is bringing an abrupt end to the Madea era

Madea is finally calling it quits.  Blog King, Mass Appeal HOLLYWOOD — In what’s being billed as Madea’s last movie ever, Tyler Perry’s “A Madea Family Funeral” is scheduled to invade theaters March 1st. Yessir, it’s true. The 49-year-old filmmaker is deep-sixing Madea for good. It’ll be the 10th and final installment of the long-running Madea series. “Halleluyer!” Look, there’s ...

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