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Marred by sexual abuse, rejection and substance abuse, Marilyn Monroe‘s tragic life is to receive is to retold by ‘Lifetime’ this year, produced by the company behind the ‘History’ miniseries ‘The Kennedys.

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As reported here‘Can’t Raise A Man’ maestra K.Michelle is raising the R&B bar yet again as she brings her latest album, ‘Rebellious Soul‘ to the small screen in the form of a full fledged musical.
Titled ‘K.Michelle: Rebellious Soul – The Musical,‘ the Idris Elba-directed outing will see 9 songs from the critically acclaimed album narrate the story of a woman trapped in a bad romance.  Set to premiere on VH1 Tuesday, August 19 at 10PM EST, fans itching to get their first taste of what Michelle & Elba are serving up can tuck in below:

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They may have struggled to soar in a Nicki Minaj-dominated world, but the cast of  ‘The Sisterhood of Hip Hop’ now find themselves on course to TV glory with a little help from Oxygen, home to hit series the ‘Bad Girls Club.

Produced by Iggy Azalea mentor T.I. and starring Crime Mob’s Diamond, ‘Sisterhood’ follows the lives of fives female rappers as they strive to turn their underground notoriety into mainstream success, stepping out of the shadows and into the limelight lit by the NBC-owned channel.

Sound interesting?

Tune into a twenty minute trailer pulled from the show below, going a long way to tease what may become TV’s latest smash hit!

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Nine years after it stormed through Pop culture’s door in controversial style, the Urban shock video sharing site WorldStarHipHop is to be made into a feature film!

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Is there any stopping entertainer Keke Palmer? One would be right to answer with no, especially after learning of the star’s latest piece of good news. Who, what, where and why? All will be explained, below…   (more…)

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Having recovered from the classy lashing she received at the hands of Adrienne Bailon last week, Kim Kardashian-West paid a visit to ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ yesterday.

The reality star, who was once married for just 72 days, celebrated crossing that mark in her latest union with Kanye West by gushing to Kimmel about her nuptials.

 Watch below as Kim, whose talent we’re still on the hunt for, spills all below…

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Returning to The View this year is Rosie O’Donnell, making her way back to the series much to the dismay of her former co-host and friend, Elisabeth Hasslebeck.

Now, as she prepares to join Whoopi Goldberg at its occasionally controversial panel, Rosie finds herself accused of banning Reality TV stars from appearing on the show as co-hosts, allegedly going as far as to have the show’s producers agree to do so as part of her new contract.

Good news for Reality TV haters, but bad news for the likes of ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ star NeNe Leakes, who has oft used the show to promote her series and her many ventures within Entertainment.

What she had to say on the alleged ban?

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Let’s hear it for the girls!

After watching Channing Tatum nab the role of Gambit in ‘X-Men Apocalypse’ , Sony Pictures have announced that they are to release an all female superhero movie, calling on some of Fantasy’s most bodacious babes to rock many a moviegoers mind worldwide.

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He’s the provocative radio personality holding a mirror to Pop culture’s face with every headline-grabbing remark. It’s only fitting, then, that Charlamagne Tha God (along with his Breakfast Club co-hosts) leads radio station Power 105.1 to ratings glory.
That Grape Juice caught up with the star during a recent trip to London and discussed music industry politics, payola and his rise from Wendy Williams’ sidekick to the Svengali of his very own Hip Hop brand.
As ever, we ask the questions you really want answers to!

Interview by: Fanta Jarjuessey
Additional Contributions by: David Asante

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Season 4 of ‘Scandal’ hits ABC on September 25th!

The Shonda Rhimes show hit quite the stride during its third season and left a number of titillating cliff-hangers at the tail end. Naturally, this has caused mass anticipation for its comeback next month.

Lead Kerry Washington, who plays Olivia Pope, stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live this week to discuss the show’s return, her newborn daughter Isabelle and more.

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Charlize Theron is to reprise her role as Ravenna in Universal’s ‘The Huntsman’ this year, the prequel to the Kristen Stewart-led ‘Snow White and the Huntsman.’

Following the villainess’ story before her meeting with step-daughter White, the movie saw its release date announced today, revealed after its predecessor pulled in $396,592,829 at the Box Office!

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Adrienne Bailon hit headlines this week when she opened up to Latina magazine about her ill-fated relationship with reality star Rob Kardashian and how the latter’s surname and show impacted her career negatively.

The story then took on a life of its own when Kim Kardashian and her siblings sprung to the defence of their brother. Indeed, each laid into ‘The Real’ host – overtly implying that she’s only newsworthy because of her association with them. Rob would go on to retweet each comment.

Naturally, given that that there has yet to emerge a Kardashian will any actual talent, many rose to Bailon’s aid – taking the infamous clan to task on social media.

It’s Bailon, though, who defended herself best. Via Instagram, she clapped back with class.

Her words below…

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