Category: Spotlight Video

Toure Blasts Romney Remark as ‘Niggerization’ of Obama (Video)

Toure Blasts Romney Remark as ‘Niggerization’ of Obama (Video)

*During a discussion on MSNBC’s “The Cycle” of Mitt Romney’s recent statement that President Obama should “take [his] campaign of division and anger and hate back to Chicago,” co-host Touré said he believes there are explicit racial connotations beneath Romney’s words, calling it the “niggerization” of the campaign. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] “That really […]

Al Roker Disses Matt Lauer over Ann Curry Debacle (Video)

Al Roker Disses Matt Lauer over Ann Curry Debacle (Video)

*Al Roker appeared to take a dig at his own “Today” show co-host and producers on live television Thursday for the way they treated former co-host Ann Curry. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Roker, Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie and Tamron Hall were wrapping up an interview with members of the U.S. women’s rowing team when […]

Keke of ‘R&B Divas’: ‘It Was Weird Having My Baby on Camera’

Keke of ‘R&B Divas’: ‘It Was Weird Having My Baby on Camera’

*Although part of being a recording artist is having to shoot music videos and film interviews, two of the five stars from TV One’s “R&B Divas” say that having cameras roll on their personal lives is still something they’re getting used to. “Because I know that no matter how you slice it, when I see […]

Will Sanaa Lathan and Kelsey Grammer Hook Up in ‘Boss’?

Will Sanaa Lathan and Kelsey Grammer Hook Up in ‘Boss’?

*Season 2 of the Starz original series “Boss” premieres Friday with new cast member Sanaa Lathan bringing all kinds of fresh challenges to Kelsey Grammer’s manipulative mayor of Chicago, Tom Kane. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] As previously reported, Lathan plays Mona Fredricks, a principled political adviser who eventually becomes Kane’s Chief of Staff. “Mona is […]

‘Hard Knocks’ Shows Chad Johnson Being Cut from Dolphins (Video)

‘Hard Knocks’ Shows Chad Johnson Being Cut from Dolphins (Video)

*Cameras for HBO’s “Hard Knocks” were rolling in the office of Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin when he cut Chad Johnson from the team. [Scroll down to watch.] [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] At the end of Tuesday’s second episode, Johnson is shown walking into Philbin’s office the day after he was arrested on Saturday […]

AMIRacle: 12-Year-old Son of ‘DJ Jazzy Jeff’ Got Mad Skillz of His Own (VIDEO)

AMIRacle: 12-Year-old Son of ‘DJ Jazzy Jeff’ Got Mad Skillz of His Own (VIDEO)

 “Success comes in different ways to me. I don’t look at it as…fame and fortune and that kind of stuff. I look at it like, if I’m doing what I really want to do, and happy while I’m doing it, I’m successful. That’s all I’ve ever wanted.” –AMIRacle, Hip-Hop Artist *As our elders used to […]

Miami Dolphins: Chad Johnson Just ‘Didn’t Feel Right’

Miami Dolphins: Chad Johnson Just ‘Didn’t Feel Right’

  *In last week’s season premiere of HBO’s “Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Miami Dolphins,” viewers saw the team’s head coach Joe Philbin lecture receiver Chad Johnson after he dropped several profanities during a press conference. [Scroll down to watch.] [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] In hindsight, it could’ve served as a glaring warning […]

Gabby Douglas, First Lady Visit ‘Jay Leno’ (Video)

Gabby Douglas, First Lady Visit ‘Jay Leno’ (Video)

*With fellow guest Michelle Obama looking on, Olympic champ Gabby Douglas extended her time in the national spotlight Monday with an appearance on “The Tonight Show.” [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Host Jay Leno, who noted that the letters of Douglas’ last name can be rearranged to spell “USA gold,” asked if the gymnast intended […]

Jennifer Beals Debuts in YouTube Series ‘Lauren’; Watch Here

Jennifer Beals Debuts in YouTube Series ‘Lauren’; Watch Here

*With its increasing stable of original scripted programming, YouTube is trying to be as much of a go-to channel for viewers as NBC or HBO. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Not only is it becoming an increasingly popular destination for viewers fed up with the what the networks spoon-feed on traditional television, but film actors […]

Beyonce Sings ‘I Was Here’, Films Music Video at the UN

Beyonce Sings ‘I Was Here’, Films Music Video at the UN

*Beyonce literally sang for the world on Friday. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The singer performed her track “I Was Here” in the General Assembly Hall of the United Nations in honor of World Humanitarian Day, which is Aug. 19, and received rave reviews from officials and stars, MTV reports. A music video of the performance will debut the […]

Terry Crews Talks NBC’s ‘Stars Earn Stripes’: ‘I Almost Drowned’

Terry Crews Talks NBC’s ‘Stars Earn Stripes’: ‘I Almost Drowned’

*As far as actors go, you can’t get much tougher than Terry Crews. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Best known for playing the daddy in “Everybody Hates Chris,” the 44-year-old Flint, Michigan native was an NFL defensive end before he left the gridiron for Hollywood.  The 6 ft 2, 245 pound actor has since made a […]

Oprah Discusses Rihanna’s ‘Next Chapter’ Episode (Video)

Oprah Discusses Rihanna’s ‘Next Chapter’ Episode (Video)

*OWN has made available online the trailer for “Oprah’s Next Chapter” featuring an in depth interview with Rihanna, scheduled to air next Sunday, Aug. 19, at 9 p.m. EST. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] As previously reported, Oprah Winfrey flew to Rihanna’s native island of Barbados for the taping. The two chatted about her career, […]

Denzel Washington’s ‘Flight’ to Take Off at NY Film Festival

Denzel Washington’s ‘Flight’ to Take Off at NY Film Festival

*The New York Film Festival has announced that its closing night film will be “Flight,” which stars Denzel Washington as a pilot who saves almost all his passengers after a nearly miraculous crash landing. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Directed by Robert Zemeckis, the Paramount Pictures film’s also includes Melissa Leo, Kelly Reilly, John Goodman […]

‘R&B Divas’ Star Monifah on Daughter’s Reaction to her Girlfriend and Possibly Alienating Black Viewers – ‘We’ve Been Walking Around with Blinders On’

‘R&B Divas’ Star Monifah on Daughter’s Reaction to her Girlfriend and Possibly Alienating Black Viewers – ‘We’ve Been Walking Around with Blinders On’

*You’ve seen the clip – now hear what Monifah Carter of TV One’s new reality series “R&B Divas” has to say about her homosexuality, how she and her girlfriend are depicted on the show and what she thinks about her daughter’s unease regarding their relationship. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Monifah, who appeared with her […]