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Angela Bassett To Launch New Skincare Range With Top Dermatologist

The American Horror Story actress, 57, has teamed up with her dermatologist Dr. Barbara Sturm to create a range of products called Darker Skin Tones by Dr. Barbara Sturm. "Our premise was...

Angela Bassett Was Nervous Wreck In Helicopter Shoot

The 57-year-old reprises her role as the Director of the Secret Service in the sequel to Antoine Fuqua's 2013 release Olympus Has Fallen, and the star admits filming scenes up in the air...

Angela Bassett Surprised Husband With Lady Gaga Sex Scene

The pop superstar joined the cast of the TV anthology series for its recent fifth season, portraying The Countess, the owner of the cursed hotel, and Angela was cast alongside Gaga as her...

American Horror Story Stars Pay Tribute To Rose Siggins

A representative for Siggins told editors at TMZ.com she passed away on Saturday (12Dec15) in Denver, Colorado, after contracting a fatal infection following kidney stone surgery. The actress, who played Legless...

Lady Gaga Leads The Cast At 'American Horror Story: Hotel' Premiere

Lady Gaga joined the cast of American Horror Story: Hotel’ on Saturday (October 2nd) for the series' premiere at the Regal Theatre in Los Angeles. Gaga makes her small screen acting debut in the FX...

Angela Bassett: 'I Kissed Lady Gaga And I Liked It'

While many of her castmates had already been in touch with the Poker Face singer, Bassett hadn't even spoken to her co-star until Gaga threw a party for the cast and crew....

‘American Horror Story: Hotel’ Stars Dish The Dirt On Lady Gaga’S Themed Pool Party

Lady Gaga is an artist known for her eccentricities so it seemed like a match made in heaven when she was cast in American Horror Story: Hotel. To celebrate the upcoming series, Gaga threw a...

Lady Gaga Will Play Wealthy Hotel Owner In ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’

We still have another three months to wait until the next season of American Horror Story: Hotel airs on FX but the hype is already building as new details come to light. On Friday (8th...

Whitney Houston To Be Remembered At Film Festival

The superstar singer is to be remembered at the Ischia Global Film and Music Festival with a screening of Angela Bassett's biopic Whitney, which will be shown on the eve of the event's...

Security Stepped Up On Angela Bassett's Tv Set - Report

The Oscar nominee is currently filming World War II series Close to the Enemy in Britain with Game of Thrones star Alfie Allen and Cloud Atlas' Jim Sturgess, and reports suggest she was...

Rosie Perez Blames Whitney Biopic For Bobbi Kristina's Woes

Actress Rosie Perez has blamed Angela Bassett's recent Whitney Houston biopic for putting the tragic soul singer's daughter in hospital.Houston's only child from her marriage to Bobby Brown, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was found unresponsive and...

Controversial Whitney Houston Biopic Brings In Big Ratings For Lifetime

Well who ever said a bit of controversy would be bad for ratings? Certainly not Lifetime, who on Saturday evening scored their highest ratings in a year with their biopic of singer Whitney Houston. 4.5...

Mixed Reviews For Whitney Houston Biopic But Critics Love Star Dacosta

The controversial Whitney Houston biopic, which served as Angela Bassett's directorial debut, has been given mixed reviews from America's toughest critics.The film, which was made without the participation of the late singer's family, debuted on...

Whitney Houston's Sister-in-law Blasts Biopic And Director Bassett In Online Rant

Whitney Houston's sister-in-law and former manager has broken her silence about Angela Bassett's biopic of the late star, accusing the actress of "misrepresenting" the term friendship to promote her directorial debut.Whitney debuted to mixed reviews...

What To Expect From Tonight's Lifetime Whitney Houston Biopic

Tonight the Lifetime biopic of late singer Whitney Houston finally gets its airing and viewers are expecting the drama onscreen to be at least equal to that which has happened off screen. Since the film...

Angela Bassett Thrilled With Dionne Warwick's Response To Whitney Film

Angela Bassett has finally scored a little family support for her new Tv movie about Whitney Houston after screening the film for the late singer's cousin Dionne Warwick.Members of Whitney's family, including her mother Cissy...

Angela Bassett: 'Whitney Film Is My Tribute'

Actress Angela Bassett insists her new Whitney Houston Tv biopic is her way of paying tribute to her late co-star and friend - because she didn't have the words to properly honour her in the...

Angela Bassett Plays Down Houston Family's No-show At Whitney Premiere

Whitney Houston's family boycott of Angela Bassett's new biopic hasn't upset the actress-turned-director, because she insists the clan's silence is the "greatest gift".Bassett, who appeared alongside Houston in 1995 film Waiting to Exhale, stepped...

The Stars Come Out At The Whitney Houston Biopic PremièRe [Photos]

It would probably be an understatement to say that Whitney Houston was a beloved musician. The singer, actress and model has been often hailed as the most awarded musician of all time, and whether you...

Yaya Dacosta Splits From Husband - Report

Yaya Dacosta, who will appear as Whitney Houston in Angela Bassett's upcoming Tv biopic, has split from her filmmaker husband.The model and actress, 32, wed Joshua Bee Alafia in 2012. Details surrounding the break-up have...

Lifetime Releases First Trailer For Angela Bassett Directed Whitney Houston Biopic

The first trailer for Lifetime’s Whitney Houston biopic has hit and is it too early to say that this one actually looks pretty compelling? The trailer made its debut Thursday (December 4th) on Buzzfeed, ahead...

Kathy Bates & Angela Bassett Judge Drag Queen Contest

Kathy Bates and Angela Bassett prepared for Halloween by judging a Tv drag queen contest on Thursday night (30Oct14).The American Horror Story co-stars were guests on raucous chat show Watch What Happens Live when three...

Angela Bassett Shrugs Off Controversy Over Whitney Houston Biopic

Actress-turned-director Angela Bassett is adamant the controversy over her upcoming Whitney Houston biopic will give the project a boost by piquing the public's interest.The star is taking charge of a new Tv movie based on...

Fredrik Bond To Direct London Has Fallen

Fredrik Bond is to direct 'London Has Fallen', the sequel to 'Olympus Has Fallen'.The terrorism thriller will see Bond, who recently directed Shia LeBeouf drama 'Charlie Countryman', work with a host of big name stars,...

Angela Bassett To Make Best Of Whitney Houston Biopic, Despite Protests

The Whitney Houston Lifetime biopic is going ahead as planned, but the singer’s family is not happy about it. Cissy Houston, mother of the late singer, issued a statement this Wednesday, distancing herself and the...

So, What Do We Know About Lifetime’S Whitney Houston Biopic?

Lifetime’s upcoming Whitney Houston biopic appears to be moving forward, with the announcement that Arlen Escarpeta has been cast as Bobby Brown. But despite the fact filming has just begun the movie is already being...

Deborah Cox To Sing Whitney Houston’S Hits As Lifetime Biopic Takes Shape

Production is well underway on Lifetime's upcoming Whitney Houston biopic, which will feature some of the late singing legend's music. However, the songs will be retakes of Houston's hit tracks with Deborah Cox providing the...

Arlen Escarpata To Portray Bobby Brown In Whitney Biopic

Final Destination 5 star Arlen Escarpata has been cast as Bobby Brown in Angela Bassett's upcoming Whitney Houston biopic.Bassett, who is making her directorial debut with the Tv movie, has cast America's Next Top Model...

Bobbi Kristina Brown Apologises For Attacking Angela Bassett

Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has apologised for lashing out at Angela Bassett after the veteran actress refused to consider casting the 21 year old in a planned biopic about her superstar mum.Bassett is...

Bobbi Kristina Brown Attacks Angela Bassett Over Whitney Biopic

Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has lashed out at Angela Bassett after the actress revealed she never once considered the 21 year old as her potential leading lady in a planned Tv biopic.Bassett, who...

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