SuperBowl at The J Spot Comedy Club
Written by Denise Simpson 30 January 2008
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Michelle Williams was Destined for Success
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 30 January 2008
  Michelle Williams as “Shug Avery”Destiny’s Child’s Michelle Williams stars in Oprah Winfrey’s musical The Color Purple, playing the vibrant and unforgettable ... read more >>
Steve Harvey and Disney's Dream Academy
Written by Stephanie Frederic 24 January 2008
Comedian and actor Steve Harvey joins Mickey Mouse and 100 U.S. high school students Jan. 20, 2008 at the closing ceremony of the “Disney Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey.” The teen-focused ... read more >>
Berry Gordy To Be Honored By The Recording Academy At The 2008 Grammy Salute To Industry Icons
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 17 January 2008
Motown Records founder Berry Gordy will be honored by The Recording Academy at its annual GRAMMY Salute To Industry Icons event on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008, immediately following the 50th Annual GRAMMY ... read more >>
Jackson Lawsuit Dismissed
Written by City News Service 17 January 2008
CNS - A lawsuit filed by a young man who alleged he was molested as a boy by Michael Jackson — and who also claimed he fathered the singer’s two oldest children and saw him dine with Fidel ... read more >>
Queen Latifah's Celebrated Year Begins
Written by Stephanie Frederic 17 January 2008
Queen Latifah's Celebrated Year Begins A Golden Globe, A New Endorsement Deal And Some "Mad Money" by Stephanie Frederic and Kam Williams In just one week, Rapper turned actress ... read more >>
Rufus Bonds, Jr. Electrifies “The Color Purple”
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 17 January 2008
Bringing in the New Year with a big bang, Los Angeles has been buzzing about Oprah Winfrey’s “The Color Purple”. One of the primary reasons is due to the outstanding performance of ... read more >>
Chris Brown Electrifies Universal Amphitheatre
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 03 January 2008
You can still hear the young girls screaming at the Gibson Amphitheatre at Universal CityWalk this week as R&B sensation Chris Brown performed two sold out shows. The Chris Brown experience continues ... read more >>
Acclaimed Actress Kimberly Elise Adds Texture and Tonality to 'Debaters'
Written by Sandra Varner (Celebrity Profiler) 03 January 2008
Kimberly Elise walks the talk. Beloved by fellow thespians and fans alike, the Minnesota-born actress captured the world stage with her breathtakingly poignant portrayal as a timid ingénue in ... read more >>
Entertainment (411) 12-27-07
Written by Lisa Spivey, Sentinel Contributing Writer 27 December 2007
ALICIA KEYS TO PLAY LENA HORNE Alicia Keys has officially been cast as the legendary singer/actress Lena Horne in a biopic about Horne's life. Oprah Winfrey has taken over the project and revealed ... read more >>
No Debate: Oprah And Denzel Deliver
Written by Stephanie Frederic 27 December 2007
 Oprah Winfrey says she always wanted to work with two-time Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington. Washington, a movie star who's been in the game for 25 years, is always looking to ... read more >>
Will Smith is Legend
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 20 December 2007
Will Smith is Legend Oscar-nominated Actor Breaking Box-office RecordsSentinel Staff WriterDec 20, 2007 11:00:00am   Will Smith's stratospheric stature ... read more >>
Hip Hop's Wu-Tang Clan At The House Of Blues Sunday
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 20 December 2007
One of the most critically and commercially successful hip hop groups of all time comes to L.A. this weekend. The world famous Wu-Tang Clan - hip hop's Grammy winning group - is set to perform ... read more >>
Great Debaters Do Justice To Black Legacy, Black Pride
Written by Sandra Varner, Celebrity Proiler 20 December 2007
Two time Academy Academy Award winning actor Denzel Washington, not only stars in the film, but directs 'The Great Debaters" as well. Washington plays Wiley College professor Melvin B. TolsonArticulation, ... read more >>
The Perfect Holiday
Written by Stephanie Frederic 20 December 2007
Steve Harvey, Sentinel, KDAY Bring Christmas to CrenshawFor the second consecutive year, comedian and K-DAY radio personality Steve Harvey helped make this a special Christmas for 1000 families in South ... read more >>
Rapper Pimp C Found dead in a Hollywood Hotel
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 06 December 2007
Rapper Pimp C, one-half of the veteran Houston rap group UGK, was found dead in the Mondrian Hotel in Hollywood Tuesday. He was 33. “It is with great regret that I must confirm that Chad Butler ... read more >>
'HIP HOP LIVES' in Long Beach
Written by Stephanie Frederic 06 December 2007
He’s considered one of the greatest rappers to hold the mic. KRS-One, who proclaims that real Hip Hop is not played on the radio, brings his signature style and lyrics to The Rhythm Lounge in Long ... read more >>
Queen Latifah in the Producer’s Chair for 'Perfect Holiday'
Written by Stephanie Frederic 29 November 2007
Queen Latifah in the Producer’s Chair for 'Perfect Holiday' Queen Latifah produces, ... read more >>
J. Anthony Brown: Comedian and Entrepreneur
Written by Christine Sabathia 29 November 2007
Comedian and entrepreneur J. Anthony Brown, standing next to his artwork, has designed a clothing collection and will be opening a comedy club/upscale restaurant in Los Angeles next year. The talented ... read more >>
NBC 'Nightly News' to Explore Black Women
Written by Eurweb.com 26 November 2007
Beginning tonight, "NBC News with Brian Williams" will examine issues facing African-American women across the U.S. in a new series "African-American Women: Where They Stand." ... read more >>
Katt Williams: American Hustle
Written by Kam Williams, Sentinel Contributing Write 22 November 2007
Katt Williams is defiantly politically-incorrect. Not only is the self-professed pimp comedian profane, but he embraces the N-word at a time when most responsible members of the black community have ... read more >>
Tyler Perry To Produce Two More Movies
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 22 November 2007
Sixth And Seventh Titles In Tyler Perry Franchise To Begin Production In Spring 2008 Filmmaking phenomenon Tyler Perry has signed up to produce two more movies for Liongsgate Films. The films include, ... read more >>

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L.A.'s Own Regina King in 'This Christmas'
Written by Sandra Varner 22 November 2007
L.A. born actress Regina King with her on-screen husband Laz Alonzo in the feel good film of the holiday season, 'This Christmas'.Dressed in a form-fitting, cowl-neck sweater dress, sporting a ... read more >>
Keyshia Cole’s Reality
Written by Stephanie Frederic 15 November 2007
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Kanye West's Mother Dies
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 15 November 2007
LOS ANGELES - An autopsy was performed on Kanye West’s mother to determine how and why she suddenly died suddenly this week. The Los Angeles coroner says Donda West, 58, may have died from ... read more >>