When Cardi B decides to take a break from smashing Billboard records, it might be to take over the box office. TMZ reports that Cardi has quietly inked her first movie deal and plans to begin filming in March. There are no details yet on the movie, Cardi’s role or what kind of paycheck she’ll take home. But TMZ notes that she’s turned […]

Birdman‘s financial situation continues to spiral out of control, with new reports from The Blast that he’s had to surrender the keys to his $12 million Miami mansion. The mogul defaulted on a loan from EMG Transfer Agent, which led to some scorn by fellow Florida magnate Rick Ross, and the mansion was subsequently up for grabs, since he had […]

President Trump appears to be disputing the claim that he used to a derogatory term to describe Haiti, El Salvador and some African nations. During a meeting in the Oval Office about protections for immigrants from these countries, President Trump reportedly said, “Why are we having all these people from [expletive]hole countries come here?” He then […]

Justin Timberlake promised that folks would be surprised by his new single, “Filthy,” and he’s kept that promise — for better or worse. The man who brought sexy back seems to have split fans right down the middle, with some digging the dirt and others calling it garbage. Reactions ranged from: People [dump] on creative artists […]

A Florida man heard the jail door slam behind him after trying to kill his wife by rigging their front door with electricity — and changing his Facebook status to “widowed” before finding out the plot failed badly. Michael Wilson devised an elaborate set-up that was supposed to give a fatal jolt to anyone who […]

Azealia Banks says she’s going to sue Wendy Williams in 2018. In a now-deleted Instagram post, Banks shared a meme of Williams with a message about her fan base. She wrote, “The last five years taught me when you’re an Azealia Banks stan, you can make it thru anything,” adding a note in the caption, “TOUGH AS STEEL…Wendy […]

The Walt Disney Company has announced a blockbuster deal to acquire a large piece of 21st Century Fox. The deal, which is worth about $52 billion, was confirmed early this morning and will be subject to the regulatory process. Disney’s largest acquisition ever will include Fox’s film and TV studio, the National Geographic and FX cable channels, […]

Viewers who forced themselves to make it through last night’s premiere of MTV’s Floribama Shore got a welcomed surprise when the network announced that its original series, Jersey Shore, will return next year. MTV teased Jersey Shore Family Vacation which will star all of the original cast members, except for Sammi Giancola. The others; Deena Nicole Cortese, Paul “Pauly D” Delvecchio,” Jenni “JWOWW” Farley, Vinny Guadagnino, Ronnie […]

North Korea has given a scathing review of Donald Trump‘s recent 12-day Asian trip, calling him a “coward” and saying he deserves the death penalty for the offense of insulting Kim Jong Un. Pyongyang’s state media said, “The worst crime for which [Trump] can never be pardoned is that he dared [to] malignantly hurt the dignity of the […]

Jay-Z‘s 4:44 tour kicked off last Friday in Anaheim, California — with a hitch. The buzz is, Hov is having serious problems putting butts in the seats. There have been reports of single-digit ticket prices, cancelled concerts and half-empty arenas. At the Honda Center on Friday night, you could see Hov and opening act Vic Mensa for as little […]

President Trump is back where he’s most comfortable — on Twitter. He’s once again fired back over the Paul Manafort indictment, and addressed the George Papadopoulos plea deal. This morning, he wrote, “The Fake News is working overtime. As Paul Manafort’s lawyer said, there was ‘no collusion’ and events mentioned took place long before he came to the campaign. Few people knew the […]

The Houston Texans took a knee for the national anthem before yesterday’s game, but not for the reasons some others players around the league have done so this year. All but 10 players decided to kneel in a show of unity against the team’s owner Bob McNair. Last week, a story in ESPN The Magazine revealed that McNair […]