Category: Spotlight Video

The Dress: First Lady in Jason Wu Again for Inaugural Ball

The Dress: First Lady in Jason Wu Again for Inaugural Ball

*In dramatic fashion and with an introduction from her doting husband, First Lady Michelle Obama debuted a red gown by designer Jason Wu Monday night as she joined President Obama onstage for their first inauguration dance at the Commander-in-Chief Ball. The ruby-colored chiffon and velvet dress was custom-made by Wu, who also designed the First […]

The Dress: First Lady in Jason Wu Again for Inaugural Ball

The Dress: First Lady in Jason Wu Again for Inaugural Ball

*In dramatic fashion and with an introduction from her doting husband, First Lady Michelle Obama debuted a red gown by designer Jason Wu Monday night as she joined President Obama onstage for their first inauguration dance at the Commander-in-Chief Ball. The ruby-colored chiffon and velvet dress was custom-made by Wu, who also designed the First […]

Jennifer Hudson Serenades Obamas with Al Green (Watch)

Jennifer Hudson Serenades Obamas with Al Green (Watch)

*Jennifer Hudson was given the honor of serenading President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama three times – for three separate Inaugural Ball appearances in Washington D.C on Monday. The 31-year-old “American Idol” vet sang Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together” for the couple’s first dance of the night at the Commander in Chief’s Ball, which […]

Alicia Keys Sings ‘Obama’s On Fire’ at Inaugural Ball (Watch)

Alicia Keys Sings ‘Obama’s On Fire’ at Inaugural Ball (Watch)

*Alicia Keys took to the piano at President Obama’s Commander in Chief Ball last night and modified the lyrics to her song “Girl on Fire” in tribute to the president and Michelle Obama. “He’s living in a world and it’s on fire,” Keys sang on a medley that started with “New Day.” “Filled with catastrophe […]

Nicki Minaj Not Looking Forward to ‘Idol’s’ Live Shows (Video)

Nicki Minaj Not Looking Forward to ‘Idol’s’ Live Shows (Video)

*It seems like the Nicki Minaj v. Mariah Carey drama has carried on forever. Since the two joined the show, their names, together, have appeared in headlines over whatever beef they’ve got with one another. But Nicki says she’s very much over the past and quite frankly doesn’t remember why they were feuding in the […]

Common Struggles to Guide 11-Year-Old Nephew in ‘LUV’ (Audio)

Common Struggles to Guide 11-Year-Old Nephew in ‘LUV’ (Audio)

*Common returns to the big screen this weekend in “LUV,” a drama set in Baltimore’s inner-city featuring the rapper/actor as an ex-convict uncle who is idolized by his newly-orphaned 11-year-old nephew. Woody (Michael Rainey, Jr.) gets a crash course in what it means to be a man when he spends a day with his Uncle […]

Mariah on Minaj: ‘We All Need to Accept Each Other for Who We Are’ (Audio)

Mariah on Minaj: ‘We All Need to Accept Each Other for Who We Are’ (Audio)

*Well, tonight’s the night. “American Idol” begins its 12th season at 8 p.m. amid anticipation fomented for months by reported bickering between new judges Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey. Ever since the leaked video of Minaj yelling at Mariah during an audition taping in October and subsequent reports that they don’t get along, the two […]

NRA Drags Obama’s Kids into New Gun Ad (Watch)

NRA Drags Obama’s Kids into New Gun Ad (Watch)

*The National Rifle Association has released a new video calling President Obama “an elitist hypocrite” for dismissing the group’s suggestion to put armed guards in schools while his own daughters have Secret Service protection. “Are the president’s kids more important than yours?” the narrator asks. “Then why is he skeptical about putting armed security in […]

Kim Kardashian Denies Rumors of Beyonce Beef (Video)

Kim Kardashian Denies Rumors of Beyonce Beef (Video)

*Continuing their press tour to promote the new season of their E! series, “Kourtney and Kim Take Miami,” the siblings visited Sway’s morning show on SiriusXM’s Shade 45 this week and Kim was actually asked about something other than Kanye West and their baby. Last year, reports surfaced that Beyonce – wife of Kanye’s close […]

Kim Kardashian Denies Rumors of Beyonce Beef (Video)

Kim Kardashian Denies Rumors of Beyonce Beef (Video)

*Continuing their press tour to promote the new season of their E! series, “Kourtney and Kim Take Miami,” the siblings visited Sway’s morning show on SiriusXM’s Shade 45 this week and Kim was actually asked about something other than Kanye West and their baby. Last year, reports surfaced that Beyonce – wife of Kanye’s close […]

BET Rolls Out More Wayans Members for New Scripted Series

BET Rolls Out More Wayans Members for New Scripted Series

*Just when you thought “Happy Endings” star Damon Wayans Jr. was the youngest from the Wayans family to make a mark in Hollywood, here comes BET hoping to strike gold with Jr’s cousins. Following Tuesday’s debut of “The Real Husbands of Hollywood” is “Second Generation Wayans,” a scripted comedy based on the lives of cousins […]

Kim K Talks Due Date, Divorce, Kanye on ‘Today’ (Watch)

Kim K Talks Due Date, Divorce, Kanye on ‘Today’ (Watch)

*The Kimye baby is due in July, Kim Kardashian revealed this morning on the “Today” show. There with her sister Kourtney Kardashian to promote the new season of their E! reality series “Kourtney & Kim Take Miami,” Kim dished about her pregnancy, admitting she’s still somewhat in denial. “I think until I really start seeing, […]

Oprah on Lance Armstrong Interview: ‘He Brought It’ (Video)

Oprah on Lance Armstrong Interview: ‘He Brought It’ (Video)

*Following a taping Monday with disgraced U.S. cyclist Lance Armstrong, Oprah Winfrey discussed the interview today on “CBS: This Morning,” saying she got so much from her 2 1/2 hour talk that she plans to present it in two shows. [Scroll down to watch clips from Oprah’s “CBS: This Morning” appearance.] “Emotional doesn’t begin to […]