Some of Hollywood’s biggest names got into formation Tuesday evening on the red carpet at Disney’s The Lion King world premiere at the Dolby Theatre. Everyone in the star studded cast was in attendance including Beyoncé, Donald Glover and Alfre Woodard along with other notables like Kelly Rowland, Yara Shahidi and Tiffany Haddish. READ MORE: Donald Glover and Beyoncé bring back ‘Can You Feel the Love Tonight’ for revamped ‘Lion King’ Beyoncé even used the big night as an excuse to have a mommy/daughter date with Blue Ivy Carter as the two showed up decked in complimentary crystal encrusted outfits. Check out our gallery below to feel the love tonight and witness some of the best looks from some of our all time world premiere stunting celebs.
After a blowup between father and son that came down to fists swinging, it turns out Wendy Williams’ son, Kevin Hunter Jr., won’t have to face assault charges. The younger Hunter, 18, was charged for punching his dad Kevin Sr., in the face during a fight that was said to have started because he confronted his dad about his demand for spousal support from Williams. Hunter reportedly cheated on Williams, which allegedly was the catalyst that made Williams file for divorce. Hunter ultimately didn’t want to press charges against his son and on Tuesday, Kevin Jr. appeared in court to offer his not guilty plea.
Beyonce, right, and her daughter Blue Ivy Carter arrive at the world premiere of "The Lion King" on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
(Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney) *** Local Caption *** Chloe Bailey; Halle Bailey In the wake of the controversy that has ensued since it was announced that Halle Bailey would be playing the part of Ariel in Disney’s upcoming live-action remake of The Little Mermaid — Jodi Benson, the character’s original voice, has spoken up in support of the young singer.
Samuel L. Jackson is joining the cast of the upcoming Saw reboot. Chris Rock created the treatment for the reboot after being inspired by his love of the original franchise. The comedian will star as a police detective investigating a series of grizzly crimes and Jackson will play his father. Samuel L. Jackson says he’s ‘not going to lose any money’ over his anti-Trump rants The Handmaid’s Tale star, Max Minghella will play Rock’s brother and Riverdale actress Marisol Nichols will play a police captain. “We think Samuel L. Jackson and Chris Rock along with Max Minghella and Marisol Nichols make this film completely special in the ‘Saw’ canon and we can’t wait to unleash this unexpected and sinister new story on fans of this franchise.
(Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for BET) Actress Keke Palmer is speaking out about her former mentor, R. Kelly, saying the documentary series SurvivingR. Kelly was “eye-opening, painful, sad, disappointing and heartbreaking.” The Lifetime documentary aired early this year and highlights testimony from multiple women who claim the singer physically, sexually and mentally abused them when they were underage.
Irv Gotti had a profound effect on the hip hop scene when he and his MURDER INC. label took over the industry with acts like Ja Rule, Ashanti, and Fat Joe. Now, he’s making an impact in a different way; taking his talents to the small screen with BET’s TALES. Now in its second season, the series that turns beloved hits from the likes of Lauryn Hill, Mary J. Blige, and Kanye West into TV movies, TALES continues to make its mark. TheGrio sat down with the creator of the series and found out which albums have had the biggest impact on his life.
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 22: Ryan Destiny attends the Culture Creators 4th Annual Innovators & Leaders Awards Brunch at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 22, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California.
Lil Nas X performs onstage at the 2019 BET Awards (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for BET) As Lil Nas X enjoys the fruits of his success, the Atlanta artist says it was bitter sweet opening up about his sexuality, something he thought he’d never come to terms with doing publicly.