Jennifer Lopez was on-hand at Oprah Winfrey‘s much-talked about 2020 Vision tour stop in Los Angeles last night.

Speaking candidly about the peaks and troughs of her personal and professional life, the star opened up about being omitted from the Oscar nominations.

J.Lo was hotly tipped for the shortlist after wowing with her role in ‘Hustlers’ – one which nabbed her a nomination at the Golden Globes and multiple wins at other ceremonies.

And yet, nothing.

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Usher fans are urging him to distance himself from a critically panned movie named ‘Burden’.

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Oprah Winfrey is celebrated for standing tall in many areas of life.

But today was quite literally the opposite.

Because, while giving a speech at the LA stop of her 2020 Vision tour, she took quite the fall.

The timing couldn’t be any more ironic. For, she uttered the following before hitting the floor:

“Wellness to me means all things in balance. And balance doesn’t mean all things are equal or at peace at all times.” 

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Welcome to Retro Rewind, the TGJ original feature designed to celebrate the best of TV and Film.

Today, we take a fresh look at ‘Candyman.’


Tracee Ellis Ross trades the small screen for the big screen in ‘The High Note.’

The Universal Pictures flick sees the actress star as Grace Davies – a singer with a tall talent but taller ego.

Her overworked assistant, played by Dakota Johnson, is tasked with tending to her beck and call, but secretly has dreams of being a world-renown music producer.

Their worlds collide when one’s dream and the other’s reality calls a major decision to be made. One that could change their paths in more ways than one.

Peep the first look trailer for the movie, which also stars  Ice Cube, below…


Eva Marcille is shaking things up on Bravo’s Real Housewives Of Atlanta and stopped by the Wendy Williams Show to spill all.

Ever outspoken, Eva The Diva  opened up about her fellow castmates – includes feuding foes Nene Leakes and Kenya Moore. 

She also didn’t shy away from questions surrounding her ex Kevin McCall – branding the R&B singer (and biological father of her daughter) “crazy.”

Watch the interview after the jump…


Disney is ready to deliver ‘The Proud Family‘ to a new generation of TV lovers.

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The ‘Candyman’ is back!

Jordan Peele breathes life anew into the famed and fearsome force with a revival that has everyone saying the legendary name. All over again.

The Oscar winner takes on producer and screenwriting duties, while on-boarding newcomer Nia DaCosta as director of this contemporary take on the classic.

In this version, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II plays the lead role of visual artist Anthony McCoy. 

Living in Chicago’s Cabrini Green neighborhood with girlfriend Brianna (Teyonah Parris), his life as an artist faces collapse due to the impact of gentrification.

Yet, when he meets elder native of the area who clues him up on the blood-spilling history of the Candyman, he’s provided inspiration that takes him on the most rollercoaster of journeys.

Ahead of the film’s June 12th release, check out the first look trailer below…


Letitia Wright‘s next movie is set to shock, stun and thrill moviegoers.

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As critical acclaim rolls in for Tyler Perry’s BET political drama, ‘The Oval,’ the media mogul is pushing the accelerator on its spinoff, ‘Ruthless.’

A BET+ original series, the show – top-lined by Melissa L. Williams alongside a cast rounded out by the likes of Matt Cedeño, Lenny Thomas, Yvonne Senat Jones, Baadja-Lyne Odums, and more – tells the story of “a woman named Ruth who kidnaps her young daughter to join her in the dark underworld of a fanatical religious cult. “

Set for a March 19 premiere, new episodes of the one hour drama will premiere every Thursday following the kickoff.  Look below to see the trailer:


Tyra Banks is renown for saying her mind and lived up to said billing today on The Breakfast Club. 

The supermodel turned mogul is hot on the promotional trail for her exciting new venture Modelland – a theme park of sorts for modelling enthusiasts.

Chopping it up with Charlamagne and DJ Envy, the star also opened up about bowing out of her daytime talkshow, the rejection she faced during her illustrious career, Naomi Campbell, motherhood, and much more.

Watch the insightful interview below…


Drake spearheaded the return of British series ‘Top Boy’ and now is trumpeting its next chapter.

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