In one of the most impactful speeches at Sunday night's BET Awards, Tyler Perry brought the audience to their feet talking about creating opportunities and taking control of his own destiny. The writer, producer, director was honored with BET's Ultimate Icon Award. Taraji P. Henson, who has appeared in a string of Perry's films including […]
BET is the latest brand to jump into streaming. The Viacom-owned cable channel is prepping a standalone streaming service, BET+, that would launch later this year, an individual with knowledge of the service confirmed to Variety. The service would be the home for Tracy Oliver's planned "First Wives Club" series along with original content from […]
After a close race for the top spot in North America, Universal and DreamWorks' "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" pulled ahead to secure the domestic box office crown. The final installment in the "Dragon" trilogy stayed strong, adding another $30 million in its second weekend of release. The animated adventure is just shy of the $100 million mark in North America with its domestic tally currently sitting at $97.6 million.
Tyler Perry's "A Madea Family Funeral" is challenging "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" for the top spot at the domestic box office, early estimates showed on Friday. The 11th installment of Lionsgate's Madea franchise is performing at the top end of expectations, with an opening of about $23 million at 2,442 sites […]
The actress Mo'Nique and TV host Steve Harvey had an emotional and, at times, heated exchange on his talk show Wednesday.