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Shanice Williams Cast As Dorothy In The Wiz Live!

Williams, 18, was unveiled as the star of the Wizard of Oz-themed production on Wednesday (05Aug15) on U.S. talk show Today. The theatre actress was cast in the musical after producers auditioned...

Beyonce Offered Good Witch Role In The Wiz Live! - Report

Producers at NBC, the U.S. network behind the upcoming TV adaptation, have already tapped Queen Latifah to play the titular wizard, who was first portrayed by Richard Pryor in the 1978 movie, while...

Queen Latifah And Mary J. Blige Join The Wiz Live!

Chicago star Latifah is set to portray the titular wizard in the upcoming production of The Wiz Live!, playing the part first portrayed by Richard Pryor in the 1978 film. Meanwhile, Blige...

Queen Latifah Happy To Bare All For Bessie Smith Biopic

The Chicago star signed on for the TV movie, which airs in America this weekend (16May15), knowing she would be required to strip off for a pivotal moment - and when it came...

Janelle Monae Brought To Tears By Young Fan

R&B star Janelle Monae broke down in tears on Queen Latifah's daytime U.S. talk show on Tuesday (02Dec14) after meeting a fan inspired to look and sound just like her.The well-dressed Tightrope singer surprised 10-year-old...

Queen Latifah's Show Has Been Axed

Queen Latifah's talk show has been cancelled.The 44-year-old actress's self-titled series, 'The Queen Latifah Show,' which launched in 2013, has been axed after two seasons.The 'Dilemma' star confirmed her ''incredible journey'' is coming to an...

Queen Latifah's Talk Show Cancelled

Hip-hop star and actress Queen Latifah's U.S. talk show has been cancelled.The Chicago star confirmed the sad news in a post on her Facebook.com page on Friday (21Nov14), thanking the show's staff for their hard...

'The Queen Latifah Show' Cancelled, Host Thanks Crew In Open Letter For Their "Dedication" & "Strong Work Effort"

The Queen Latifah Show has been cancelled.Queen Latifah at the 18th Annual Hollywood Film Awards in November 2014.Read More: Vanessa Williams Is Engaged! Williams Reveals "Blessings" On The Queen Latifah Show.The syndicated talk show, which...

Queen Latifah Feels 'Better' Without Alcohol

Queen Latifah thinks she's ''better not drinking''.The 44-year-old chat show host has confessed she ''hurt herself'' by consuming too much alcohol in the past and gave up booze for two weeks over the summer.She told...

Bill Cosby Might Want To Delete The Internet For A While

Bill Cosby asked his Twitter followers to "meme him" on Monday (November 10, 2014), which turned out to be a horrendous idea. Instead of mocking up humorous images of the television star, the social media...

Jon Cryer Shows Off Rap Skills In Front Of Queen Latifah

Two And A Half Men star Jon Cryer proved he was a Queen Latifah superfan by showing off his rap skills on her U.S. talk show on Monday (03Nov14).The actor paid a visit to The...

Bill Cosby Requested Cancellation Of Queen Latifah Interview

Veteran comedian Bill Cosby has pulled out of plans to sit down for an interview with rapper-turned-Tv host Queen Latifah after he was branded "a rapist" during a top comic's stand-up show in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The...

Roseanne Barr Takes Advantage Of Latifah's Mammogram Unit

Veteran comedienne Roseanne Barr has Queen Latifah to thank for keeping her up-to-date with her mammograms after taking advantage of an on-set breast examination station during a visit to the rapper-turned-Tv presenter's daytime talk show.Producers...

Queen Latifah To Host Inaugural Broadcast Of Hollywood Film Awards

Rapper/actress Queen Latifah is set to host the inaugural broadcast of the Hollywood Film Awards.The prizegiving ceremony will air on 14 November (14) and will take place at the Hollywood Palladium in California....

Vanessa Williams Is Engaged! Williams Reveals "Blessings" On 'The Queen Latifah Show'

Vanessa Williams is engaged to Jim Skrip! The former model and actress revealed her happy news on Friday (26th September) during a taping for The Queen Latifah Show.Vanessa Williams is engaged!Read More: Lead Film Roles...

Ja Rule Set For Mtv Reality Show

Ja Rule is set to become the latest rapper to front a reality Tv series after signing on to let cameras into his home for a new show produced by Queen Latifah and rap mogul...

Queen Latifah Goes Public With Rumoured Girlfriend On Vacation

Rapper/actress Queen Latifah appears to have gone public with her romance with choreographer Eboni Nichols after the two women were photographed kissing on vacation.The Chicago star, 44, hasalways refused to comment on speculation about her...

Queen Latifah Stages Minute Of Silence For Kidnapped Nigerian Girls

Rapper-turned-Tv personality Queen Latifah staged a silent protest against the Islamist militants who kidnapped 250 schoolgirls in Nigeria last month (Apr14) during a taping of her daytime show on Monday (12May14).The Chicago star was among...

Queen Latifah & Minnie Driver Support Nigerian Girl's Bid To Raise Awareness About Schoolgirl Kidnappings

Queen Latifah, Minnie Driver, Mia Farrow and Alyssa Milano are among the stars who have signed up to help a Nigerian teenager studying in Germany raise awareness about the shocking kidnapping of 276 Borno state...

Queen Latifah Doesn't Have 'Hollywood' Life

Queen Latifah doesn't have a ''Hollywood'' lifestyle.The chat show host insists she leads a simple life and spends a lot of time taking care of her mother Rita Owen - who was diagnosed with scleroderma,...

Queen Latifah To Portray Bessie Smith In A Tv Movie - Report

Rapper-turned-actress and Tv personality Queen Latifah is reportedly set to portray blues star Bessie Smith in a new Tv movie.The star is developing Blue Goose Hollow, which is slated to begin production in Atlanta, Georgia,...

Queen Latifah Opens Up About Mother's Health Struggles

Rapper-turned-Tv personality Queen Latifah has gone public with her mother's battle with autoimmune disease scleroderma, insisting the diagnosis has brought them closer.The hip-hop star's mum, Rita Owens, has been struggling with ill health for some...

Nicole Kidman Loves Simple Life

Nicole Kidman loves her ''simple life''.The 46-year-old actress is happily settled in Nashville, Tennessee, with husband Keith Urban and their daughters Sunday, five, and Faith, three, and says being out of the spotlight away from...

Queen Latifah's Tv Drama Saved

Queen Latifah's Tv series Single Ladies has been saved from cancellation thanks to bosses at a new U.S. network aimed at black females.In March (14), executives at America's Vh1 network decided not to order a...

Queen Latifah-produced Single Ladies Axed

Queen Latifah's Tv drama series Single Ladies has been cancelled after three years on air.The rap icon-turned-talk show host served as executive producer via her Flavor Unit Entertainment company, but bosses at America's Vh1 network,...

Kevin Spacey, Tom Hanks And Meryl Streep Turn Viral Videos Into Films On Tv

Kevin Spacey, Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Queen Latifah and Christoph Waltz helped U.S. talk show host Jimmy Kimmel turn popular YouTube.com videos into hilarious new film trailers on Sunday (02Mar14).As part of the comedian's annual...

Queen Latifah Sings 'America The Beautiful' At 2014 Super Bowl And Reveals Plans For New Music

Queen Latifah performed a flawless and pitch perfect rendition of 'America The Beautiful' at this Sunday's (Feb 2nd) Super Bowl game at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.The multi-talented entertainer was joined by...

Queen Latifah Officiates Over Grammy Weddings

Queen Latifah officiated over the marriage of 33 couples at this year's Grammys. The model and actress conducted the ceremony for 33 gay and straight couples during Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' performance of their hit...

Madonna's Son Styled Her For Grammys

Madonna's eight-year-old son David Banda styled her for this year's Grammy Awards.The 55-year-old singer attended the annual event with her son David - who she adopted with her ex-husband Guy Ritchie - where the pair...

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