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Ll Cool J Is The First Grammys Host In 7 Years

18th January 2012

Ll Cool J may be used to hosting the Grammy Awards, the rapper has helmed every edition of the nominations show since 2008, but in 2012 it looks like he's finally ready to graduate after...

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Queen Latifah Forced To Wait After Late Arrival To Golden Globes

16th January 2012

Queen Latifah arrived late to last night's Golden Globes ceremony and was forced to wait at the back of the room until the evening's host Ricky Gervais had finished his opening monologue. She arrived fifteen...

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The Things They Say 24040

16th January 2012

"All my uncles have a crush on her." Queen Latifah was very popular among her relatives when she signed up to star alongside Dolly Parton in new film Joyful Noise.

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The Things They Say 24031

16th January 2012

"It is the sickest, craziest, most unbelievable, exhilarating performance you can do. You've got 82 million people watching you... I get pumped up." Queen Latifah loves performing at the Super Bowl.

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Queen Latifah: 'I Don't Want To Be The New Oprah'

16th January 2012

Queen Latifah wants TV chiefs not to try and make her the new Oprah Winfrey after landing a daytime talk show in America.The former rapper-turned-actress has landed a deal to host her own syndicated show,...

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Fascinating Fact 12674

15th January 2012

Dolly Parton joined her Joyful Noise co-star Queen Latifah for a game of charades on U.S. TV show Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on Friday (13Jan12). The two stars beat Fallon and his sidekick thanks...

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Will Beauty And The Beast Return At #1?

13th January 2012

There's a strong possibility that the belle of the box-office ball over the Martin Luther King holiday will be Walt Disney's Beauty and the Beast -- all decked out in digital 3D stateliness. The 3D...

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Dolly Parton's Joyful Noise Labelled 'A Hot Holy Mess'

13th January 2012

Reviews of Dolly Parton 's new movie Joyful Noise have been less than complimentary to the country music star, who celebrates her 66th birthday next week. The New York Times critic, Stephen Holden, went so...

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Dolly Parton, 65, Shows Off New Chest Tattoo

12th January 2012

The country music legend Dolly Parton is promoting her new movie Joyful Noise and revealing a new tattoo in the process. The 65 year-old singer has often found her chest at the centre of media...

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Queen Latifah's Dad Bought Her A Gun At Age Five

12th January 2012

Queen Latifah learned how to protect herself at an early age after her dad bought her a gun when she was just five years old.The R&B singer grew up in New Jersey with her older...

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Dolly Parton Tells It Straight: "America Has Lost Its Values"

11th January 2012

Dolly Parton makes her return to the big screen this week, starring alongside Queen Latifah in the uplifting flick 'Joyful Noise', and the country star says the Gospel-based movie may help take America's mind off...

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Queen Latifah Jumped At Chance To Act With Dolly Parton

3rd January 2012

Queen Latifah signed up to her latest movie because she wanted to work with Dolly Parton.While the actress loved the "uplifting story" of the musical comedy 'Joyful Noise', which focuses on an unlikely partnership between...

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Mariah Carey To Receive Bet Honour

13th December 2011

Mariah Carey and Stevie Wonder will be honoured at the BET Awards next month. The 'Dreamlover' hitmaker has been named Best Entertainer for her contribution to African-American culture, while the legendary 'Superstition' singer has been...

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Lady Gaga Receives Hero Award

5th December 2011

Lady Gaga's has declared her Hero Award in recognition of her work with the LGBT community better than a Grammy. The 'Marry the Night' hitmaker was honoured by the Trevor Project - a non-profit company...

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Fascinating Fact 12467

28th November 2011

Colombian actress Sofia Vergara has joined the likes of Taylor Swift, comedienne Ellen DeGeneres and rapper/actress Queen Latifah as a spokesmodel for cosmetics brand CoverGirl.

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Latifah: 'I'm Definitely Going To Be A Mum'

18th November 2011

Queen Latifah is ready to become a mother and wants to adopt a child.The rapper-turned-actress has long refused to comment on reports she's gay, and keeps her private life strictly out of the public domain....

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Latifah Lives Life To The Max After Brother's Tragic Death

18th November 2011

Queen Latifah has opened up about the death of her beloved brother in 1992, insisting the tragedy pushed her to live her life to the full.The former rapper-turned-actress was devastated when her older sibling, Lancelot...

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Queen Latifah Wants To Adopt

17th November 2011

Queen Latifah wants to adopt. The 41-year-old singer-and-actress - who is usually incredibly guarded about her private life - would be happy to have a baby naturally but adopting has been a dream of hers...

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Queen Latifah Gets Another Shot As Chat Show Host

2nd November 2011

Queen Latifah is returning to daytime TV for another shot at her own chat show.The rapper-turned-actress landed her own series, The Queen Latifah Show, in 1999, but it was axed after only two seasons. The...

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Queen Latifah Lands Her Own Talk Show

31st October 2011

Queen Latifah is to host her own syndicated talk show in the U.S.The rapper/singer and actress has teamed with Overbrook Entertainment bosses Will and Jada Pinkett Smith and Sony Pictures Television to produce a new...

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Jay-z To Hold Carnival Fundraiser

13th September 2011

Jay-Z is set to hold a carnival-themed benefit fundraiser for the Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation.The '99 Problems' rapper will host the lavish event on September 29 at Pier 54 on West and 13th Streets in...

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Stacey Dash Quits Single Ladies To Focus On Motherhood

1st September 2011

Actress Stacey Dash has quit her role on Queen Latifah's TV show Single Ladies to concentrate on life as a mum.The Clueless star played fashion boutique owner Val Stokes in the first series of the...

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Dancing With The Stars Lands David Arquette And Chaz Bono?

26th August 2011

Dancing With The Stars will announce its season thirteen line-up during Monday night's episode of 'Bachelor Pad' on Abc, but some casting rumours have already begun circulating the web.Speculation suggests Courteney Cox's estranged husband David...

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Queen Latifah Inspired By Mother

25th August 2011

Queen Latifah's style is inspired by her mother.The 41-year-old singer and actress - who was born and raised in New Jersey - loves her mom Rita's style and also believes model Iman always looks "beautiful".She...

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Dancing With The Stars Getting 3m Makeover

22nd August 2011

'Dancing with the Stars' is getting a $3 million revamp ahead of its next series.The ballroom dancing show's studio has had a makeover including triple-tiered balcony-style seating for the audience and a staircase in the...

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Latifah's Rep Dismisses Dancing Reports

15th August 2011

A representative for Queen Latifah has shot down rumours the rapper-turned-actress will be donning her dancing shoes to compete on the forthcoming season of America's Dancing With The recently claimed the Bringing Down The...

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Queen Latifah Cancels California Concert

12th August 2011

Singer/rapper Queen Latifah has pulled out of an upcoming California concert over a scheduling conflict.The star, real name Dana Elaine Owens, was due to perform at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio on 13...

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Lady Gaga's Video Tribute To Tony Bennett

4th August 2011

Lady Gaga paid tribute to Tony Bennett on his 85th birthday. The legendary 'I Left my Heart in San Francisco' singer celebrated his birthday yesterday (03.08.11) and Gaga was among the cast of stars to...

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Dolly Parton Raps About Latifah Onstage

25th July 2011

Country icon Dolly Parton stunned fans at her Los Angeles concert at the weekend (23-24Jul11) by performing a short rap tribute to her unlikely new pal, Queen Latifah.Parton took to the stage at the Hollywood...

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Fascinating Fact 11798

19th July 2011

Queen Latifah has a new hit on her hands - her Single Ladies drama series has been picked up by Vh1 network bosses for a second season. The show is executive produced by the rapper-turned-actress...

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