Tyler Perry is one of the most recognizable names in Hollywood. The filmmaker is responsible for creating popular movies following the outlandish character Madea, which he plays. Perry got his start creating stage plays, which eventually made him a household name within the black community. Now he runs an empire, and he's known for creating opportunities for actors in need. But some argue his projects play into stereotypes or are flat out not that good. So, is he currently the best? PERSPECTIVES Actor Geoffrey Owens, who is known for his role on "The Cosby Show," was in between acting gigs before Tyler Perry offered him a job on one of his popular shows. Owens was recently in the news after a critic took a snapshot of him working at a Trader Joe's in New Jersey. According to Newsweek, Perry tweeted this to the veteran actor: "I'm about to start shootings OWN's number one drama next week! Come join us!!! I have so much respect for people who … [Read more...] about Is Tyler Perry the best filmmaker in Hollywood?
ENTERTAINMENT 09/28/2018 12:43 pm ET The actor will take over the role of a ranch owner who housed serial killer Charles Manson and his followers. By Andy McDonald Burt Reynolds remained a working actor until his Sept. 6 death from cardiac arrest, and had been set to play ranch owner George Spahn in director Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood.” Reynolds’ longtime friend, Bruce Dern, will fill that role in his place, Deadline reports. “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” is a collection of interconnected stories similar to Tarantino’s “Pulp Fiction” about events surrounding the 1969 murders led by Charles Manson. Dern’s character Spahn owned a ranch, often used as a film location for Westerns, where he allowed Manson and his cult disciples to live. Manson and his followers went on to murder eight people, including actress Sharon Tate, who was pregnant at the time. Dern starred in the previous … [Read more...] about Bruce Dern Replaces Burt Reynolds In Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’
Actress Jennie Garth sold her updated home, which has a "Jetsons"-style hanging fireplace, in Studio City for about $4.48 million. The home has 4,100 square feet of living space, much of which is devoted to an open great room and dining area that has floor-to-ceiling windows and a wet bar. Outdoor amenities include a fire pit, multiple patios, a swimming pool and a putting green. The house sits on a roughly one-acre lot with canyon and city views. (Wayne Ford) less Actress Jennie Garth sold her updated home, which has a "Jetsons"-style hanging fireplace, in Studio City for about $4.48 million. The home has 4,100 square feet of living space, much of which is devoted to an ... more Photo: Wayne Ford Photo: Wayne Ford Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Actress Jennie Garth sold her updated home, which has a "Jetsons"-style … [Read more...] about Adam Lambert’s Hollywood Hills encore
Demi Lovato won’t be returning to her Hollywood Hills home when she leaves rehab. Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for iHeartMedia Demi Lovato is amplifying her efforts to rid herself of her Hollywood Hills home.The house originally appeared on the market for $9.45 million on September 4, less than two months after Lovato’s July 24 overdose at the property.Subscribe to Observer’s Lifestyle Newsletter The house appeared for sale in early September. The Agency Lovato was rushed to Cedars-Sinai after being given Narcan to restore her breathing and reverse the opioid overdose, and she spent 10 days in the hospital. She entered a rehabilitation facility immediately after, and reportedly transferred to a second rehab recently. The house’s marble kitchen. The Agency After she is released, she will not be returning to the 5,644-square-foot house, which was just discounted to $8.995 million—understandably, she seems to be looking for a fresh start.Lovato … [Read more...] about Demi Lovato Lowered the Price of the Hollywood Hills Home Where She Overdosed
by World Entertainment News Network Bill Cosby's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is cleaned up after vandals defaced it by scrawling the word 'rapist.' When: 05 Dec 2014. Credit: Daniel Tanner/WENN.com Bill Cosby's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been vandalized following the disgraced comedian's rape conviction and sentencing earlier this week. The former 'Cosby Show' star was sentenced to serve three to 10 years behind bars on Tuesday for the 2004 rape of Temple University employee Andrea Constand, and he started his sentence immediately. Despite the conviction and the jail time, Hollywood Walk of Fame bosses at the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce have refused to remove the fallen funnyman's star, making it a target for activists and vandals alike. Commuters and tourists were greeted by the words "SERIAL RAPIST" and "#METOO" as they walked past the star on Thursday morning. The #MeToo movement, created to highlight sexual misconduct and harassment, launched after movie … [Read more...] about Bill Cosby’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star vandalized