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Mo’Nique Sues Netflix For Racial & Gender Discrimination

Academy Award-winning actress Mo’Nique has filed suit against streaming giant Netflix, alleging that they discriminated against her as a black woman. The lawsuit states that Netflix offered the star $500,000 to appear in a one-hour comedy special, while signing multi-million dollar deals with other comedians, including Jerry Seinfeld, Amy Schumer, Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock and Ellen DeGeneres.... [Read Full Story]

Trailer For New Netflix Series On Selena Quintanilla Starring Christian Serratos Is Released

“Walking Dead” star Christian Serratos has been cast as the late Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla in a new Netflix series titled “Selena: The Series.”  Netflix released a first look clip of Serratos, shown in one of Quintanilla’s most famous outfits and sporting her trademark red lipsticked look while singing her hit with Los Dinos titled “Como La Flor.”... [Read Full Story]

FX Renews ‘Mayans M.C.’ For Third Season

FX has renewed its Sons of Anarchy spinoff series Mayans M.C. for a third season. Co-creator and executive producer Elgin James will serve as showrunner for Season 3, which is expected to return to FX next fall. Co-creator Kurt Sutter, who created Sons of Anarchy of which Mayans is a spinoff, was fired after an internal investigation conducted by Disney.... [Read Full Story]

Lena Dunham Reveals On Social Media She Has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Lena Dunham took to social media to reveal her diagnosis of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a chronic disease that affects the joints and skin. Dunham posted the announcement on Instagram in response to the publication of a paparazzi photo that showed her walking with a cane. “This is what life is like when I’m struggling most with chronic illness,” she wrote. “An Ehler-Danlos syndrome flare means that I need support from more than just my friends… so thank you, sweet cane!”... [Read Full Story]

‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Actor Brian Tarantina Dies At 60

Brian Tarantina, an actor who recently played the role of Jackie in Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” series, has died in New York at age 60. Tarantina was found in his midtown Manhattan apartment after someone called 911 to say he was unconscious, and medics pronounced him dead at the scene. A medical examiner will determine the cause of death, the department said.... [Read Full Story]

Pink To Be Awarded ‘The People’s Champion Of 2019’ Award At “E! People’s Choice Awards”

Singing superstar PINK will receive “The People’s Champion of 2019” award at next month’s E! People’s Choice Awards.  Pink will be recognized for her work alongside No Kid Hungry, Make-a-Wish Foundation, Planned Parenthood, REVERB, Autism Speaks, Human Rights Campaign and as an ambassador for UNICEF. She’s also nominated this year for female artist of 2019 and for the concert tour of the year.... [Read Full Story]

Kevin Hart Posts Video Of His Recovery After Serious Car Crash

Actor Kevin Hart has posted a video detailing his recovery from a serios car crash in September that left Hart with severe back injuries. Hart posted the nearly 2-minute video on his official Instagram account, saying in a voice-over as the video begins: “Basically, what you realize is that you’re not in control. No matter how much you think you’re in control, you’re not in control. At the end of the day, it can all be over, man.”... [Read Full Story]

Lizzie McGuire Cast Reunite For Disney+ Reboot

Original Lizzie McGuire stars Hallie Todd, Robert Carradine, and Jake Thomas have all been cast in the streaming revival series alongside series star herself, Hilary Duff.  Todd and Carradine will reprise their roles as Lizzie’s parents Jo and Sam, with Thomas once again playing her younger brother Matt. The new series picks up as Lizzie is just about to turn 30.  With a little help from her friends, family, and her 13-year-old alter-ego (in animated form,) Lizzie navigates the ups and downs of adulthood.... [Read Full Story]