Oh Kerry! With just two seasons of the hit ABC show Scandal, Kerry Washington has seriously taken 100 steps forward for black women. She’s the first African-American woman in over 40 years to star on a network series and she does it VERY well.
In her spread for Uptown Magazine, she talks about her upbringing, oftentimes wanting to quit the industry, and some of the risks she’s taken in choosing her roles. Continue reading
So you don’t say…. Phaedra Parks is a criminal? Is that even possible while being a lawyer? Or could that explain how her and her now husband Apollo Nida hooked up.
An interview just surfaced with an old friend of Phaedra’s by the name of Angela Staton who told Uptown Magazine that she knows first hand of their criminal background,
“After about a year or so, I guess she became a little more comfortable with our relationship and that’s when she introduced me to Apollo. Once she introduced me to Apollo …, it was strictly a business relationship that the two of them had. And at that time, they were making fraudulent insurance checks.”
Tracee Ellis Ross is one of my favorite Hollywood Fashionistas! She covers the March 2012 cover of Uptown Magazine, looking very reminisce of her SuperGorge mom! In the issue Tracee talks about how Joan from Girlfriends (gosh I miss that show) and Carla from Reed Between The Lines are a like but very different!Tracee even dished on having her own babies in the future! Continue reading
What’d you say? $280 million! Yup, Will and Jada along with several other investors reportedly did a deal for a total of $280 MILLI to have part ownership of the Philadelphia 76ers! Wowsaz! According to Uptown Magazine, “The ownership is led by multibillionaire Joshua Harris, a co-founder of Apollo Global Management which is a private equity group.” I’m just wondering how this will work with the lock-out…