ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Shelley Berman, Comedian-Bard of Everyday Life, has Died at 92

NEW YORK (AP) — Comedian Shelley Berman, who won gold records and appeared on top television shows in the 1950s and 1960s delivering wry monologues about the annoyances of everyday life, has died. He...

Putting the Black Back in the Baltimore Black Beauty Industry

Most Black women don’t make it to adulthood without stepping foot into a beauty supply store. Kinks, curls, and clippers have sent Black folk from every walk of life into these hair havens for decades. Whether...

Femly Aims to Offer Feminine Care By Mail

At the young age of twenty-eight, Arion Long is determined to change the way women view their time of the month. Back in December of 2015 Long started a company, Femly, a monthly subscription...

Stranded Nationally Acclaimed Houston Ballet Instructor Teaches Montana Kids

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Renowned ballerina Lauren Anderson, a Houston native, was supposed to return home on Sunday. But after Hurricane Harvey left the nation's fourth largest city under water and Anderson stuck in...

Pam Grier on Being a Female Action Star, Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even at 68, Pam Grier looks like she can still kick butt. And the looks don't deceive, Grier said. While having never played a superhero, "I'm super in real life," said Grier,...

Winners of the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Winners of the MTV Video Music Awards, presented Sunday at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Video of the year: "HUMBLE." Kendrick Lamar Artist of the year: Ed Sheeran Collaboration: "I Don't Wanna Live...

Kevin Hart Calls on Fellow Stars to Help with Harvey Relief

HOUSTON (AP) — Kevin Hart has made a sizable donation to flood relief efforts in Houston, and he wants some of his famous friends to do the same. The comedian announced a $25,000 donation to...

Exploring Whitney Houston’s Privileged Upbringing and Troubling Death

About ten minutes into Showtime’s upcoming documentary “Whitney: Can I Be Me”, Houston’s two older brothers, Michael and Gary are shown standing in the backyard of the family’s modest two-story Cape-style former home in...

Publicist: Jerry Lewis, Comedian, Telethon Host, Dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an...

Carmen de Lavallade, a Dance Legend, to Skip a White House Reception

It is not just business executives who are moving away from President Trump after his remarks about neo-Nazis, white supremacists and protesters. The dancer and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade, who will be honored by the Kennedy...

Girls Trip Crosses $100M, 1st Film to do so Produced, Directed, Written and Starring...

When Thursday’s take comes in tomorrow, Universal’s Girl Trip will have crossed the $100M mark domestically, making it the first film to be produced (Will Packer, Malcolm D. Lee), directed (Malcolm D. Lee), written...

Twin Sisters of Natale Cole Discuss Her Son’s Battle with Depression Prior to His...

The twin sisters of the late Natalie Cole are opening up to PEOPLE following the sudden death of her son, Robert Yancy. Yancy passed away on Tuesday (8-15-17) at the age of 39. So far, it’s being reported that he...