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Nia Long Gets Lead Role In New Tyler Perry Film

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Nia Long recently got one of the lead roles in  Tyler Perry’s  new film, Single Moms Club.  Other actress receiving  roles are Wendi McLendon-Covey (think Reno 911! and Bridesmaids) and Colombian actress Zulay Henao are also starring in the film, but the fourth lead hasn’t been picked yet. According to MovieWeb, the film is still in pre-production and is set to release in 2014: The story centers on four very…

‘VH1 Divas’ to Honor Whitney Houston

‘VH1 Divas’ to Honor Whitney Houston

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Ciara, Kelly Rowland, Jordin Sparks, Miley Cyrus and Demi Lovato,  are all lined up for this year’s VH1 Divas. Set to air December 16th, Divas will pay tribute to fallen singers Whitney Houston and Donna Summer. This years show will be LIVE and feature some amazing performances, killer fashion and fierce divas!” Lee Rolontz, the executive vp original music production and development at VH1 and VH1 Classic said the tributes to…

Oprah Partnering With HBO to Produce Drama Series About an Elite Black Professor

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Oprah has her hands full at OWN, but that doesn’t mean her production studio, Harpo Films, can’t take on new projects. Winfrey’s studio is joining forces with HBO to produce a drama about the first black president of a prestigious college. The film deals with the mask the family is forced to wear in public, all the while dealing with drama behind closed doors. Playwright Thomas Bradshaw has signed on to co-executive produce the drama….

Prince is suing CAP for $116,000 he alleges was unlawfully taken from his bank account

Cha-Ching: Prince Sues Debt Collector For $116K

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Prince, who is arguably one of the most attractive men and performing artists in the world, has reminded us of why he is an extraordinary person. Ok, not really… In a strange twist of things, Prince is suing a collection agency for more than $116, 000. The agency, Capital Asset Protection, made two withdrawals from Prince’s bank account this summer in the amount o f$105, 949.14 and $10, 278.94. The…

Lil Wayne Sues Quincy Jones' Son, Quincy Jones III, For Unauthorized Music

Lil Wayne Files Lawsuit Against Legendary Music Producer’s Son

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Lil Wayne is upset with Quincy Jones’ son, Quincy Jones III, for using unlicensed music from his multi-platinum album, “The Carter 3,” in support of the documentary, “The Carter.” Sources claim the rapper is unhappy with the final version of the film, describing it as a “scandalous portrayal.” Lil Wayne’s lawsuit against Jones III and his production company, QD3 Entertainment, is the latest of many legal proceedings stemming from the…

Researchers have discovered birth control for men

Researchers Have Discovered Birth Control Pill For Men

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According to a recent discovery, a hormone-free drug tested in male mice might become a viable choice for men who want their own birth-control pill. Researchers have identified a small molecule compound that inhibits sperm production, which could lead to the first non-hormonal, easily reversible male contraceptive since the introduction of the condom. Researchers explained that the compound stifles sperm production, but not sexual activity. Once treatment stops, fertility resumes and…

Nina Simone’s Daughter is Not Happy with Zoe or the Unauthorized Biography

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The internet is in an uproar over the news that Zoe Saldana has signed on to play Nina Simone. The Hollywood Reporter confirmed Shadow and Act reports that Saldana had been plucked to play the iconic piano player and vocalist and singer in an upcoming biopic going into production on October 16th. Now Nina’s daughter is speaking up and she’s revealed that the project isn’t even authorized: READ MORE ON MADAMPREZIDENT.COM