Brothers accused of attacking “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett sue his lawyers for defamation

    Photo: Page Six L-R (Actor Jussie Smollett, Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundairo)   Two brothers Abimbola and Olabinjo Osundairo who were said to have assaulted “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett in what law enforcement described as a staged hate crime filed a federal defamation lawsuit today against Smollett’s legal team.   The Osundairo brothers said in

Actress Felicity Huffman could avoid jail time in college cheating scandal

    Photo: Los Angeles Times   “Desperate Housewives” actress Felicity Huffman could avoid jail time in college cheating scandal.  Huffman recently announced that she would plead guilty to the cheating scandal. The actress allegedly paid a Harvard graduate $15,000 to correct her daughter’s SAT giving her a 400-point boost from an earlier test. Her

Update: Felicity Huffman pleads guilty, Lori Loughlin faces additional charges in cheating scandal

    Photo: Los Angeles Times   Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among 50 people caught up in the most massive prosecuted college admissions cheating scandal in the United States. Huffman and Loughlin are also among 33 parents accused of using money to cheat on standardized tests, bribe college administrators and coaches who

Celebrities react to Jussie Smollett’s charges being dropped

    Photo: ABC News   Jussie Smollett charges are now dropped. The "Empire" actor had 16 felony disorderly conduct charges dropped following Smollett being accused of orchestrating his own homophobic and racist attack against himself on January 29 in Chicago. The news came Tuesday and Cook County State Attorney's Office said the decision was made after reviewing

Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin charged in college admissions cheating scheme

    Photo: Variety   Actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman are among dozens facing federal charges for a college admission cheating scandal. Others charged in the case include nine coaches, two SAT/ACT administrators, an exam proctor and a CEO who admitted he wanted to help wealthy families get their kids into elite colleges.   Investigators claimed that

‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to 16 counts of disorderly conduct

    Photo: Variety   Update: Last time I reported on this story, evidence suggested that “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett allegedly orchestrated his own homophobic and racist attack.   According to Chicago Police, Smollett paid Abimbola “Abel” Osundairo and Olabinjo “Ola” Osundairo $3,500 to stage an attack on him Jan.29. because he wasn't pleased with his salary

Radio stations pull Michael Jackson’s music following ‘Leaving Neverland’ documentary

    Photo: The Grapevine - The Root   The premiere of HBO’s Leaving Neverland at Sundance Film Festival in January has resurfaced allegations of sexual abuse from the late pop icon Michael Jackson. The two-part HBO documentary details Wade Robson and James Safechuck claiming alleged sexual abuse from Jackson.   The documentary has led to a

R.Kelly released from Cook County Jail after paying more than $160,000 in overdue child support

    Photo: Detroit Free Press   Following his explosive interview with Gayle King on "CBS This Morning," Robert Kelly better known as R.Kelly was arrested for back child support on Wednesday. Last month, a family court judge told Kelly to pay up, or he will be locked up. He spent three nights in county

Cheers to Black History Month: Black people in film win big at the Oscars

    Photo: Consequence of Sound   I’ll be the first to admit that Black History Month has been all over the place in the world of Hollywood. From Jussie Smollett allegedly faking his racist and homophobic attack and R.Kelly charged with ten counts of sexual abuse, the month that's supposed to celebrate Black people hasn’t necessarily been