Last week saw the masses given the first look at actress Yaya DaCosta in her role as Whitney Houston in Lifetime‘s hotly anticipated biopic on the late diva.

Today, though, brings with it a sneak peek at DaCosta and co-star Arlen Escarpeta – who plays Houston’s controversial ex-husband Bobby Brown

Interestingly, the movie – which is being directed by Whitney’s Waiting To Exhale co-star Angela Bassett  won’t chronicle the entirety of the singer’s life or death. Instead, the telepic will play out the headline-grabbing relationship between Houston and Brown – from the time they first met at the very height of their celebrity, to their courtship and roller-coaster marriage.

Tentatively titled ‘Whitney’, the film is currently shooting and is slated for a 2015 debut.


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Beats x Naomi Campbell - THE HERO SHOT

As one of the world’s most renown supermodels, Naomi Campbell‘s career continues to shine bright. It’s entirely apt, then, that the model-mogul has teamed up with Beats By Dre to offer a golden salute to World Cup winners Germany.

Together, Campbell and Beats have presented the entire team with 24 carat gold dipped Beats Pro headphones

To celebrate the win, the unique campaign tapped famed photographer Rankin to lens a shoot titled GoldenThe snap, which features above, see’s Naomi stun as the World Cup trophy adorned in gold high-fashion and wearing the the 24 carat Gold Beats Pros. 

Needless to say, she looks divine!

Speaking on the project, Campbell gushed…

“Working on the ‘Golden’ project with Beats by Dr. Dre was so much fun.  The shoot was loud and energetic…I even got to practice my football skills! This was the first time I’ve had the chance to work with the legendary Rankin, so it was a dream shoot. The ‘Golden’ project is the perfect way to celebrate the German victory and I’m glad to be a part of this campaign.”

Peep a behind the scenes look at the shoot below…



August 22nd 2014.

The above marks the spot for ‘America’s Next Top Model‘s 21st cycle this year, set to rock the date with its return to ‘The CW.’

Standing as the second season to welcome male contestants to the catwalk, the series welcomes the return of runway coach Ms.J, who replaces former judge Rob Evans who cut ties with the show last year!

What this year’s run will offer?

Find out below!



As Maxis braces themselves for the release of ‘Sims 4‘, the company will find themselves forced to acknowledge Kim Kardashian‘s entry in the world of video gaming  today, now that her ‘Kim Kardashian: Hollywood’ mobile phone app is now on course to pull in $200 million!

Details below…



The mystery continues to unravels next week on ‘Extant’.

Oscar winning actress Halle Berry stars in the CBS hit as Molly Woods, an infertile astronaut who returns from a 13-month space expedition — pregnant. What takes place thereafter has the potential to change the story of her family and that of mankind forever.

A riveting watch and one that we’re hooked on!

Peep a preview of episode 2 of season 1 below…



The divas of Devious Maids are back for a second round of drama-filled antics.

Conceived by Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry and executive produced by Eva Longoria, the spicy dramedy follows the lives of five maids who work for the wealthy residents of Beverly Hills.

With the both workers and their bosses housing a host of secrets, season 2 of the hit Lifetime series promises to be its most scandalous yet.

Peep a preview of of season 2 / episode 13 (finale) after the jump…



Brandy has been maintaining a low profile of late as she commences work on her upcoming new album. However, the singer/actress briefly broke from her hiatus to stop by BET’s new talk-show ‘Just KeKe’.

The Vocal Bible surprised host and friend KeKe Palmer during the ‘Throwback Thursday’ segment, using the visit dish on her classic sitcom ‘Moesha’, as well as her current role on BET’s ‘The Game’.

Watch the honey sweet moment below…



Having achieved ample success on the big screen, Halle Berry is tasting the rewards of the small screen too with new show ‘Extant’.

The ambitious series, which follows the life of an infertile astronaut who returns to earth pregnant after a year long stint in space, kicked off on CBS yesterday and commanded a large audience in the process.

Details on the show’s excellent debut below…



The ‘66th Annual Emmy Awards’ ceremony will pop, lock and drop its way to ‘NBC’ by August 25th 2014, celebrating the best of what TV had to offer in the last year!

Leading this year’s nominee party with 19 nominations is HBO‘s ‘Game of Thrones’, while the Idris Elba-led ‘Luther’ scores two nominations one year after it wrapped after a three season long run.

So, want to see which other shows have cause to celebrate today?

‘Black’ achievement below!



‘NFL‘ athlete Michael Sam finds a friend in ‘Out’ magazine this year, teaming up with the LGBTQ publication for a spread which sought to shed light on his life since he revealed that he was gay.

Unveiled before the arrival of ‘OWN’ Reality TV series, Sam’s time with the outlet brought with it talk of the NFL’s response to him since his “outing” and the media’s response to the kiss he shared with boyfriend Vito Cammisano after he was drafted on-camera.

Snaps and quotes below…



Sherri Shepherd made a tearful return to ‘The View‘ this week, heading back to the show for its first live episode since announcing her departure, here.

Set to exit the show alongside co-host Jenny McCarthy, Shepherd addressed her parting with the show with a little help from moderator Whoopi Goldberg, and an audience surprised to learn that she had planned to leave before bidding adieu to Barbara Walters, who retired from the series earlier this year.

Peep her explanation below…



‘Clueless’ actress Stacey Dash may have liked Kanye West enough to star in his ‘All Falls Down’ visual back in 2004, but a decade later it would seem things have changed…a great deal.

The problem? West’s most recent rant which saw him liken being hounded by the paparazzi to being raped.

Days later, after catching wind of his comments, Dash used the platform she enjoys on ‘Fox News’ to slam the rapper’s insensitive remarks, suggesting that he take a trip to prison so “he’ll know what rape is.”

Her analysis below…