[MadameNoire.com] Single Black Female Pilot Coming to BET BET seems determined to make it’s mark in the scripted sitcom genre with husband-and-wife team Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil. The network has given the couple the greenlight for a new pilot titled, “Single Black Female,” which is expected to air in August. The premise of the show is a look at the work-family balance of a single, black woman who is the host of a popular Atlanta talk show, similar to The Ellen Degeneres show. There’s no word on who will play the role and what other aspects of the woman’s life will be featured, but from these details, it sounds so far, so good.(Read)
[HipHopWired.com] Mac Miller & Cam’Ron Collaborative Project In The Works When Cam’Ron and Mac Miller dropped ‘Dig That’ a couple weeks back, rap fans collectively smirked before listening. But in these experimental times (Drake anyone?), Hip-Hop is capable of winning with left field ideas.
Now the Dip Set mainstay and the Pittsburgh newcomer are cooking up even more cuts to bob your head to. In an interview with XXL, the “Donald Trump” MC admitted to a Mac/Cam collaborative effort possibly being in the works. “We don’t know when we’re gonna do it,” said Mac. “We have three or four songs recorded already. We’re working on more at this point. We’re two funny guys. We cut up a lot in the studio, and have a good time and make some dope music.”(Watch)
[StyleBlazer.com] Adrienne Bailon’s Icy Makeup & Teased Pony at Betsey Johnson Fall 2012 Runway Show Adrienne Bailon is one of our beauty faves. The former 3LW singer’s makeup is almost always on point, but the look she rocked last night at Betsey Johnson’s fall 2012 show has us scratching our heads. Her skin is flawless, no doubt, but we’re not entirely feeling the too-light concealer and lip color that washes out her golden complexion. And while we normally co-sign on A’s super teased Jersey style, yet high fashion ponytails, we’re not exactly jumping for joy about this slick-to-ratty look(Read)
[24Wired.tv] Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Idris Elba Talks Golden Globes, “Ghost Rider” Idris Elba made an appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. The two talked about Idris failing to win a Golden Globe last year, but his daughter making one for him. They also talk over his recent Golden Globe victory and his appearance in the Ghost Rider sequel. Video courtesy of Hulu.(Watch)