A sick juror is to thank for a Manhattan judge’s decision to declare Ashanti‘s “stalker court case” a mistrial this month, disrupting the entire case when  it emerged their illness would interrupt deliberations for more than 24 hours.

Details on Ms. Douglas’ bad news, below…



He may have stopped by to dine with pals, but last night saw a trip to Manny Hailey‘s ‘Philippe’s become quite the event for A&R coordinator Safaree Samuels, when he “bumped into” a journalist from entertainment website ‘TMZ.

There, right outside of the Los Angeles spot, did Samuels answer questions posed to him by the site about his ex-girlfriend Nicki Minaj.

What he had to say when quizzed on their split?

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World renown supermodel Tyson Beckford has revealed he was offered a role on VH1’s hit series ‘Love & Hip Hop’ this week, doing so after reports claimed its Atlanta arm had “suspended” one of its leading ladies.

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BET‘s ‘106 & Park’ may have bid its fans adieu, but it seems it won’t be long before its “replaced” by the very show it was inspired by.

That’s right, you guessed it…‘Total Request Live.

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New movie alert!

90 years after the release of the comic series ‘Little Orphan Annie’ comes ‘Annie‘, the latest film adaptation of the timeless Harold Gray release.

Due out in movie theatres today, the movie nabbed a healthy dose of promo this week, when its stars Jamie Foxx and Cameron Diaz made their way to the UK to raise awareness for the movie on ‘The Graham Norton Show.’

What they had to say about Jay Z and Will Smith backed project?

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After reports claimed she owed the ‘Internal Revenue Service’ $1 million for taxes owed between 2009 and 2009, Hip Hop icon Lil Kim now finds herself in hot water once again this year, accused of going through the last four years of her life without paying taxes.

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Spring 2015 will bring with it the fifth season of HBO’s hit series ‘Game of Thrones‘, on course to return to screens after a short yet captivating fourth cycle.

However, fans of the show won’t have to wait until then to catch a glimpse of what’s to come on the show, now able to peep a teaser unleashed by its creators minutes ago!

Ready for your first look at ‘Thrones’ bloody new season?

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65 million units sold worldwide may make Nicki Minaj one of music’s more bankable belles, but the rapper has a long way to go before making a splash quite as big in the world of fashion.

Fortunately, her journey to that point has been made far easier this year, thanks to an endorsement by  the world renown Roberto Cavalli who called on the rapper to become the new face of his company.

Good news below…



Lupita Nyong’o‘s star continues to shine bright.

The Oscar winner, who rapidly rose to prominence in ’12 Years A Slave’ last year, has landed another major role.

Together with Golden Globe nominee David Oyelowo, the actress has been confirmed to star in the movie adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s wildly popular novel ‘Americanah’.

Details below…



Earlier this week, fans of R&B supergroup Destiny’s Child learned their manager Mathew Knowles was in talks to create a movie based on their rise to fame with ‘Sony.’

How his plans came to light? Leaked emails thrown to the press by hackers hoping to dismantle the company for producing the movie ‘The Interview‘, a comedy about two US journalists tasked with assassinating the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Kim Jong-Un.

Now, after exposing Knowles’ big budget plans, the hackers have threatened to attack any movie theatres planning to air the aforementioned ‘Interview.’

Their threat below…



After rising to the top on a ‘Fancy‘ fuelled wave, the Pop sensation that is Iggy Azalea continued to give her naysayers good cause to seethe when she announced she had become the new face of ‘Forever 21.’

Now, before 2015 sees her rise to new heights, the likeable star joined her boyfriend Nick Young to answer ‘Questions From a Hat’ with ‘Forever.’

Thought you knew all there was to know about the couple?

Fun times below…



After leading the group to superstardom status and going on to launch the solo careers of its three remaining members, Mathew Knowles now plans to release a tell-all movie based on the lives of ‘Destiny’s Child.’

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