The issue of gun violence in America remains raw and it’s particularly heart-wrenching for Jennifer Hudson, whose mother, brother and nephew were murdered in 2008. The singer/actress recently spoke about her role in Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq in light of her family tragedy and the heightened focus on guns.
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In the music video for her latest single "Trouble," featuring Jennifer Hudson, Iggy Azalea role-plays as a ride-or-die chick whose boyfriend is a troublemaker.
Just when we were all hoping that Amanda Bynes was doing better (despite the strange behavior, mysterious twitters and threats to sue the tabloids), her life has taken another devastating turn. TMZ reports that Bynes' parents and Sam Lutfi have tricked the troubled star into into a psychiatric hold.
In today's Tweet Beat, Jennifer Hudson wants the media to shut up the hell up, Gabourey Sidibe is wonderful/my new imaginary best friend and yes, Tom Arnold, yes.
Jennifer Hudson just dropped the video for her latest, a collaboration with Timbaland called "Walk It Out." Ironic title for a perfectly chill driving-to-the-beach summer jam! And it'll maybe give you flashbacks if you spent any part of the 1990s in front of MTV.
Rihanna and the loneliest boy in Canada, Drake are officially a thing. The two mononyms have been "virtually inseparable" as Drake's been touring around in Europe. I am a fan of this news. Honestly, did anybody else get the feeling that Drake's latest album "Nothing was the Same" was basically one 15-track booty…
"I Just Can't Describe" is the new track from Jennifer Hudson, and in the video, she shows off her fit-as-hell post-Weight-Watchers body by rocking bustiers, bra-tops and a swimsuit. Also, her short hairdo is on point. The song has a throwback vibe — super reminiscent of the Mary Jane Girls classic "In My House." Dig…
Last night at the 40th annual People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles, there were some lovely gowns. There were also quite a few ugly dresses, as well as eyebrow-tugging painful hairdos, formal crop tops and caged cleavage. Egads.
Welcome back inside the hall of mirrors known as Selfie Loathing, your weekly update of what's going on in celebrity Instagramland. This Friday, Madonna has a dick bong; Gisele frolics in the snow; Jennifer Hudson makes someone squeal; and Kat Dennings has manicure advice. Enjoy.
Last night on the red carpet at the AMAs, there were a lot of hot white outfits, a smattering of cool dark gowns and just the right number of what the fuck getups.
LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 08: Singer Jennifer Hudson attends the Soul Train Awards 2013 at the Orleans Arena on November 8, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for BET)
Award shows in Hollywood are generally pretty formal, but when you're talking about a youth-oriented not-for-profit organization partnering with a TV network, you're going to see a more relaxed dress code. That's what happened last night in Hollywood at the DoSomething.org and VH1's 2013 Do Something Awards.…
Aretha Franklin, that classy, classy lady, is apparently tangentially involved, sorta, in who will play her in her much-anticipated upcoming biopic: "I just try to come up with the names I feel are going to best present this, who are the people that will best present my biopic and what I have in mind."
Spots. Gauntlets. Cheetah print. Visible foundation garment. Hose. JHud has a lot going on.
Last night at the 85th annual Academy Awards, for the most part, the look on the red carpet was classic Hollywood glamour. Like rare birds during mating season, A-listers tried to outshine each other, and some of the bright plumage and peacockery on display was truly stunning. Alas, there were a few sartorial missteps…
So last night Beyoncé literally blew the lights out at the Super Bowl with a powerhouse performance featuring Destiny's Child (dammit, why "Bootylicious"? If they had done "Survivor" or "Bills Bills Bills," I would have jumped on the coffee table and dumped the nacho dip over my head like a 'roid-riddled athlete…
The National Enquirer, bastion of all legitimate-and-definitely-not-made-up-by-peoples'-greed-and-imagination news, reports that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's slinky, uber-sexual union is being torn asunder by, of all things, Tivo. Brad's allegedly pissed at Angelina for secretly recording episodes of her ex Jonny…
Roxane Gay had a great article in the Wall Street Journal yesterday about the increased representation of plus-sized women in movies and TV shows. I wish I could just print it here for you in its entirety (you should really just go read the whole thing), but here are my favorite bits: