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Nick Cannon confesses he feels ‘insecure’ about his ‘skinny’ body and he ‘hides under the covers’ when getting intimate
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Nick Cannon confesses he feels ‘insecure’ about his ‘skinny’ body and he ‘hides under the covers’ when getting intimate

Nick Cannon opened up about his insecurities during sex, and said that he feels uncomfortable with his "skinny" body. The actor, 41, hosted a "Man Panel" on Wednesday's episode of his self-titled daytime talk show, Nick Cannon. The panel comprised of Dr. Ish Major, Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, Chris Distefano and Rip Micheals. Alongside Nick Cannon, the men discussed their "insecurities in the bedroom." During the conversation, Cannon admitted that he hides his body in the bedroom He said: "I've got to tell you, I definitely have an insecurity when it comes to being intimate. "I've been skinny my whole life, so therefore I've never liked to be completely naked. It's usually like, I hide under the covers. As much as I boast abo...
Bradley Cooper Recalls being Nak3d for 6 hours on Film set
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Bradley Cooper Recalls being Nak3d for 6 hours on Film set

45-year-old actor, Bradley Cooper has recalled being naked for 6 hours on set of his upcoming movie “Nightmare Alley.” In an interview with KCRW’s “The Business", Cooper recalled filming a bathtub scene opposite actress Toni Collette, 49. He noted that acting nude was no joke and quite an experience for him. The actor said; “I can still remember that day, just to be naked in front of the crew for six hours, and it was Toni Collette’s first day. “It was just like, ‘Whoa.’ It was pretty heavy. “The content of what the movie is, what we were exploring, in order to do it in a real way, it demanded that we’d be naked emotionally and soulfully.” Cooper added that filming a nude scene was a “big deal” for him, especially doing so in a project with director Guillermo del Toro. H...
Why go on parade if you want to have sex with a fellow man? – Majid Michel tackles LGBTQ+ community
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Why go on parade if you want to have sex with a fellow man? – Majid Michel tackles LGBTQ+ community

Ghanaian actor, Majid Michel has tackled the LGBTQ+ community over the parade they embark on each year. The actor turned to evangelist in an interview on JoyNews, stated that whoever goes on a parade only seeks validation to do something which is not permitted by the society. Michel said; If you want to sleep with a man, why do you have to go on a parade and sleep with the man. If I want to sleep with a woman, I don't go on a parade. I don't go to the streets to say hey, I'm going to sleep with a woman. If you are a woman and you want to go sleep with a man, go sleep and if you are a man and you want to sleep with a woman, go sleep with her because you are rather giving me the idea that you yourself, inside of you, you feel you are not doing something right and you want validation...
Comedian and ‘Full House’ star, Bob Saget is dead
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Comedian and ‘Full House’ star, Bob Saget is dead

Popular American comedian and actor, Bob Saget is dead. The actor and comedian who gained fame on the sitcom Full House and as host of America’s Funniest Home Videos before thoroughly shedding his wholesome image died at the age of 65. According to TMZ, he was found by police in his hotel room around 4 p.m. on Sunday January 10 and pronounced dead soon afterward. The Orange County Sheriff's Office confirmed the news via Twitter. There's no confirmed cause of death yet, but the police revealed that detectives found "no signs of foul play or drug use." The tweet read; Earlier today, deputies were called to the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes for a call about an unresponsive man in a hotel room. The man was identified as Robert Saget & pronounced deceased on scene. Detec...
Nicholas Cage expecting his third child with fifth wife who is 30 years younger
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Nicholas Cage expecting his third child with fifth wife who is 30 years younger

57-year-old actor, Nicholas Cage is expecting his third child with his fifth wife, 27-year-old Riko Shibata. A rep for the couple told People that "the parents-to-be are elated!" A due date or sex was not announced. While this is Shibata's first child,  Cage has two other children from previous relationships: 16-year-old Kal-El and 31-year-old Weston, who is four years older than his stepmom. Shibata and Cage got married in February 2021 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. She is the “Gone In 60 Seconds” star’s fifth wife. The couple met in Shiga, Japan, and have been together since shortly after the dissolution of Cage’s last marriage, to Erika Koike which lasted for four days in 2019. Cage was also previously married to Patricia Arquette from 1995 to 2001, Lisa Marie Pr...
I ‘m not married to Nigerian presenter VJ Adams – Actress Juliet Ibrahim cries out after someone edited her Wikipedia page
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I ‘m not married to Nigerian presenter VJ Adams – Actress Juliet Ibrahim cries out after someone edited her Wikipedia page

Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim has denied being married to Nigerian disc jockey and television presenter, VJ Adams. This was after a random person edited her Wikipedia and added that she got married to the DJ in 2020. It would be recalled that the duo had done a bride and groom photo project together for luxury bridal brand in 2020. Taking to Instagram to make a public service announcement, the mother of one appealed to whoever was responsible for the editing to remove it. "PSA ! I just found out that someone random has been editing my Wikipedia page online and for this whole year apparently “Juliet’s spouse is VJ Adams aka Mr. Ibrahim” PLEASE, whoever you are, please edit that out, because I AM SINGLE , I AM NOT MARRIED. "I’m an actor, model, brand ambassador, speaker an...
Actor Ijebu builds his own home (photos/video)
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Actor Ijebu builds his own home (photos/video)

Popular Yoruba actor, Ijebu has completed his home and is set to unveil it.   The actor shared a video of the building on his Instagram page and stated that the housewarming is coming up.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial)
Nollywood actor, Sam Obiago aka Daddy Sam, dies
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Nollywood actor, Sam Obiago aka Daddy Sam, dies

Veteran Nollywood actor, Sam Obiago aka Daddy Sam, is dead. The death of the actor was announced by the president of the Actors Guild of Nigeria AGN, Emeka Rollas. He shared the photo above on his page and wrote; ''Another Sad Day RIP Daddy Sam'' He however did not disclose the cause of death.
Sex And The City star, Chris Noth dropped by talent agency after being accused of sexual assault by third woman
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Sex And The City star, Chris Noth dropped by talent agency after being accused of sexual assault by third woman

  Sex and the City actor, Chris Noth has been dropped by his talent agency after being accused of sexual assault by a third woman. The "Sex and the City" actor's reps at A3 Artists Agency dropped him on Friday December 17, a day after he vehemently denied 2 separate allegations, one from a woman in 2004, and the other from a woman in 2015. In a report published by the Daily Beast on Friday, a third woman who wished to remain anonymous but used the pseudonym, Ava, told the outlet that the actor, 67, had allegedly sexually assaulted her while working at a New York City restaurant in 2010. According to the outlet, she was 18 years old at the time. Ava, who had recently graduated from an acting conservatory, told the outlet she was hired at Da Marino as a hostess who also ...
Nick Cannon Explains why he did not allow Late Son to be treated with Chemo
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Nick Cannon Explains why he did not allow Late Son to be treated with Chemo

American TV personality and actor, Nick Cannon has explained why he didn't allow his son Zen, to be treated through chemotherapy before his death last week. Cannon who suffers from lupus and has taken a chemo drug to treat it, said he didn’t want to prolong the baby’s cancer suffering. He noted that he decided to focus on Zen’s quality of life rather than any invasive treatments, even though the procedure may have prolonged the child’s life for a while. The actor told People magazine on Thursday December 16; “We started asking, ‘Is there a way to prevent this? If not, how long do we have?' “The conversations quickly turned to, ‘How can we give him the best life for the time that he does have?’ It could be weeks, it could be months, it could be years.” Cannon who welcomed th...
Tyler Perry wrecks his Bentley in car crash after colliding with another vehicle while leaving airport
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Tyler Perry wrecks his Bentley in car crash after colliding with another vehicle while leaving airport

Filmmaker and actor, Tyler Perry has been involved in a car crash minutes after leaving Burbank airport in Los Angeles, California. According to TMZ, the accident happened on Wednesday night, December 15. The 52-year-old was driving home in his Bentley SUV when the accident took place. TMZ reports that the colliding vehicle - a Honda Accord - cut across three lanes of traffic into Perry's way and was terribly damaged compared to Perry's vehicle. According to the report, the driver, a female, confessed liability and there were no serious injuries. TMZ reports that no one went to hospital and no police report was required as the matter will now be dealt with privately.
O.J. Simpson now ‘a Completely Free Man’ after being Discharged from Parole
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O.J. Simpson now ‘a Completely Free Man’ after being Discharged from Parole

O.J. Simpson is now completely a free man. The 74-year-old former football hero and actor, convicted of armed robbery after his famous 1995 acquittal for the murder of estranged wife Nicole Brown Simpson,  has been granted early release from parole over the 2007 heist in Las Vegas. “Mr. Simpson is a completely free man now,” his Nevada lawyer, Malcolm LaVergne, told the Associated Press on Tuesday December 14. Simpson, 74, was convicted in October 2008 for leading five men, two of them armed, into a Las Vegas casino-hotel a year earlier to confront two sports collectible dealers. The former Buffalo Bills star running back had claimed he was simply trying to retrieve items from his NFL career that had been stolen. But the jury didn’t see it that way. Simpson served nine y...
Tonto Dikeh and actress Ifemeludike drag each other over differences in approach to seeking justice for Sylvester Oromoni
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Tonto Dikeh and actress Ifemeludike drag each other over differences in approach to seeking justice for Sylvester Oromoni

Tonto Dikeh and actress Chioma Ifemeludike are going at each other over differences in their approach to seeking justice for Sylvester Oromoni. Tonto Dikeh had called on Nigerians to avoid distractions in the form of conspiracy theorists and focus on seeking justice for Sylvester. However, Ifemeludike did not agree with Tonto on that. Ifemeludike said anyone coming up with conspiracy theories surrounding Sylvester's death must be held accountable and seen as a co-conspirator. Tonto Dikeh took offense at Ifemeludike's comment, specifically the part where she said Tonto is "always making excuses for the wrong people." Tonto slammed Ifemeludike,  telling her that if she replies her, she will "land on Apostle's di**." Tonto's statement was in reference to a claim Ifemeludi...
Ben Affleck appears frustrated and vents to ex-wife Jennifer Garner in new photos
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Ben Affleck appears frustrated and vents to ex-wife Jennifer Garner in new photos

49-year-old actor, Ben Affleck is said to have blown off the steam in a recent encounter with his 49-year-old actress ex-wife, Jennifer Garner. The duo were spotted on a sidewalk in Los Angeles in what appeared to be a very animated conversation. In a paparazzi video, Affleck was seen flailing his arms around with expressive reactions on his face. At one point, he was even seen staring at Garner with a wide-eyed gaze. Affleck appeared upset, although reports say it does not seem that he was angry with the mother of his three children, Violet, 16, Seraphina, 12, and Samuel, 9. Garner however appeared much calmer than her former spouse throughout the chat and even smiled in some instances, signaling that she was not the target of his ire. Photographers said at the time ...
This isn’t work, this is love – Nick Cannon defends returning to work after his 5-month-old son’s death
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This isn’t work, this is love – Nick Cannon defends returning to work after his 5-month-old son’s death

Actor and television personality, Nick Cannon has defended returning to work after his 5-month-old son, Zen Scott Cannon's death. In his opening monologue on Wednesday's episode of The Nick Cannon Show, the former America's Got Talent host, 41, thanked fans for their support and got candid about why he decided to return to work so soon after his son's passing. Cannon disclosed that while he appreciates people especially family members asking him why he returned to work after his son's death, they should know what he does isn't just work but love. He said; "A lot of people keep asking me like, 'Man why are you even at work?' 'Boy you need to go sit down somewhere, you got too many jobs already. Allow yourself to just be yourself' "And I appreciate that, all of that advic...
Navy release Instagram comedian Cute Abiola after weeks in detention
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Navy release Instagram comedian Cute Abiola after weeks in detention

Actor and Instagram comedian, Abdulgafar Ahmad popularly known as Cute Abiola has been released from detention by the Navy. Abiola had been in detention for violating some of the codes of conduct of the security agency. Recall that Abiola was said to have been missing on Monday, November 15, 2021, when his colleague in the comedy industry, Debo Adedayo aka Mr Macaroni, raised the alarm that he was no where to be found after reporting at his office in Navy Town, Lagos, that same day. In a statement released on November 17, Suleman Dahun on behalf of the Chief of Navy Staff said the comedian was not missing but rather was in custody for breaching the Armed forces social media policy. He was detained for posting a video of himself in military uniform on social media, an act that ...
Exes Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk spend weekend together amid reconciliation rumors
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Exes Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk spend weekend together amid reconciliation rumors

Actor, Bradley Cooper and supermodel, Irina Shayk spent Thanksgiving weekend together amid rumors that the former couple is reconciling. According to Page Six, Shayk, 35, was seen leaving her New York apartment on Thursday November 25, and heading over to Cooper’s place in the city, where the actor, 46, was spending the holiday with their 4-year-old daughter, Lea. The publication stated that the model did not spend the night, as she was seen returning to Cooper's apartment the next day to pick up their child. The trio then reunited again on Saturday for a fun family outing. According to PageSix, Cooper arrived at Shayk’s home to pick her and their daughter in his G-Wagon and take them to the ballet. They then met up outside the venue with Anne Hathaway, her husband, A...
Uche Maduagwu Attacks Mr Ibu for allegedly Endorsing ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar ahead of the 2023 Presidential Election
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Uche Maduagwu Attacks Mr Ibu for allegedly Endorsing ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar ahead of the 2023 Presidential Election

Actor, Uche Maduagwu, has attacked comic actor, John Okafor aka Mr Ibu for publicly 'endorsing' ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar ahead of the 2023 presidential election Recall that Mr. Ibu and some of his colleagues were dragged online last week for allegedly endorsing APC National leader, Bola Tinunu's presidential bid. This came after a video of them singing Tinubu's praises at a meeting surfaced online. In his defense, Mr Ibu said former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has done so much for him and even gave him a house to stay in. He added that based on that, Atiku is his candidate and there's no way he will leave Atiku to support someone else. Uche is not buying Mr Ibu's defence and has come online to attack him. Read what he wrote below
Comedian Klint Da Drunk survives car crash in Abuja
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Comedian Klint Da Drunk survives car crash in Abuja

Comedian and actor, Klint Da Drunk survived a ghastly motor accident in Abuja last night. Posting photos from the accident, the comedian wrote; ''Can't believe I was in this car! Lord God Almighty, I thank you for the gift of life. You saved me and brought me out without a single scratch. Lord, I thank you! ''.
Baba Suwe’s son says actor never got himself after his faceoff with NDLEA
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Baba Suwe’s son says actor never got himself after his faceoff with NDLEA

Adebowale Omidina, one of the sons of a late comic actor, Babatunde Omidina, aka Baba Suwe, who died on Monday, November 22, has said that his father did not recover from his ordeal in the hands of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency after he was accused of peddling drugs in 2011, which turned out to be false.   Shortly after the 63-year-old actor passed away, his son, Adebowale, shared a video in which he accused family members and friends of neglecting the actor while he was ill.   However, while speaking at the residence on Tuesday, November 22, Adebowale apologized for making the video, saying he did not mean to disrespect anyone. He also mentioned that his father's illness started after his drug-related ordeal.   “My father was a lovely person. Wh...
‘He left a vacuum too difficult to fill’ – Speaker Gbajabiamila reacts to Baba Suwe’s death
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‘He left a vacuum too difficult to fill’ – Speaker Gbajabiamila reacts to Baba Suwe’s death

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, has mourned popular Nigerian actor, Babatunde Omidina, who passed away on Monday. Gbajabiamila said Omidina, fondly called by his stage name, Baba Suwe, was one thespian that entertained Nigerians and brought joy to many Nigerian homes through his comical talent. The Speaker implored his children and family to find solace in how Baba Suwe used his God-given talent to influence the lives of others positively, saying he left behind a vacuum too difficult to fill. This was contained in a statement by Lanre Lasisi, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Speaker, House of Representatives, Federal Republic of Nigeria. Gbajabiamila also sent his condolences to the Omidina family, good people of Ikorodu, Lagos,...
Veteran comic actor Baba Suwe is dead
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Veteran comic actor Baba Suwe is dead

Veteran Yoruba actor Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe is dead. The actor died on Monday at 67. Baba Suwe’s death was announced by one of his daughters, Adesola Omidina. She said: “This is to announce the sudden death of my father, Babatunde Omidina, the legend and rare gem, Baba Suwe on November 11, 2021. Details and other arrangements will be announced shortly.” Baba Suwe became popular for his comical roles in Nollywood films with Yoruba language. He suffered poor health in 2018, making several Nigerians including Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to donate funds for his medical treatment abroad.
Joey Morgan, actor best known for Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse, is dead at 28
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Joey Morgan, actor best known for Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse, is dead at 28

Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse star, Joey Morgan has sadly died at the age of 28. The actor died early on Sunday morning, November 21, with no cause of death given by his rep. A statement from his rep read: ‘Joey Morgan passed away early Sunday morning.  It was a shock and devastated all of us who loved him. He will be dearly missed. ‘We hope everyone understands how painful this is for his loved ones and can respect boundaries and allow them to grieve in private.’ Scouts director Christopher Landon paid tribute to the actor on Twitter, writing, “Joey Morgan came into my life nearly 9 years ago when I made Scouts. He was quiet, funny, intelligent and thoughtful. And when the cameras rolled he was magnetic. He passed today and the news is heartbreaking. I am honored t...
Will Smith reveals how his mother caught him having sex in the kitchen when he was 16
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Will Smith reveals how his mother caught him having sex in the kitchen when he was 16

Actor, Will Smith has revealed his mother once caught him having sex in the kitchen when he was a teenager. In his new memoir, Will, the actor has been so candid with his life experiences revealing how he nearly killed his dad for battering his mum and now he has now spoken about an award sexual encounter when he was a teenager. The Hollywood superstar, 53, explained that he was ‘deep in the throes of reckless lovemaking’ with his then-partner Melanie Parker on the kitchen floor at 4am when his mom Caroline walked in. Hd recalled being ‘deeply and totally in love’ with Melanie, who he met at Overbrook High School. Explaining that his girlfriend had moved into Will’s family home after her aunt kicked her out following a fight, he explained that the condition had been that Me...
Monster’s Ball actor, Coronji Calhoun Sr, Dies aged 30 from Heart Failure
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Monster’s Ball actor, Coronji Calhoun Sr, Dies aged 30 from Heart Failure

Actor, Coronji Calhoun Sr, who played Harry Berry's son in the movie Monster’s Ball has died aged 30. Coronji, who played the character Tyrell Musgrove in the 2001 film, died of heart failure and lung problems on October 13, his mother confirmed. Halle Berry and Monster’s Ball producer Lee Daniels have contributed to a GoFundMe page for his funeral costs, both with donations of $3,394 each. His mother, Theresa Bailey, wrote on the page on Wednesday, Nov. 10: "Coronji Calhoun Sr. recently joined the ancestors in watching over me and our family on October 13, 2021. "At the age of ten, he portrayed Tyrell, son of Lawrence (Sean “P. Diddy” Combs) and Leticia Musgrove (Halle Berry) in the 2001 Academy Award winning film, Monster's Ball. "Unfortunately, we did not have any...
Actor, Terrence J Escapes Armed Robbers who reportedly shot at him
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Actor, Terrence J Escapes Armed Robbers who reportedly shot at him

Hollywood actor and Television host, Terrence J was reportedly shot at, and was allegedly the victim of a follow-home robbery near his home in Los Angeles. A follow-home robbery is a plot in which victims leaving upscale restaurants or hotels are targeted and then followed home to be robbed. The actor who rose to fame with his role in Romance comedy film ' Think Like A Man'  was returning to his home in Sherman Oaks when masked men blocked his way in an SUV around 3am on Wednesday morning, November 10, according to Fox LA. He was reportedly ordered out of the vehicle at gunpoint, but he was able to escape in his car. Reports say he was then followed, with one of the men shooting at his car. There have been no injuries reported. LAPD Sergeant Hector Olivera said: ‘People ...
‘Quantum Leap’ star Dean Stockwell dies at 85
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‘Quantum Leap’ star Dean Stockwell dies at 85

Dean Stockwell, an Oscar- and Emmy-nominated actor whose career on stage, in film and TV spanned more than 70 years, has died at the age of 85. The Quantum Leap star died on November 7 at home of natural causes, a rep for the family confirmed to Deadline. Stockwell was born in 1936 in North Hollywood. By the time he was 7, he was on Broadway, launching a career as a child actor. He appeared in Anchors Aweigh with Frank Sinatra and Gene Kelly, Kim with Errol Flynn, Gentleman’s Agreement, and the controversial 1948 movie The Boy With the Green Hair. As a young adult, Stockwell returned to the Broadway stage in Compulsion with Roddy McDowall, who became a lifelong friend. Stockwell reprised his role in the film version and won his first of two Best Actor awards at the Cannes Film...
Pete Davidson finally addresses Kim Kardashian dating rumors
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Pete Davidson finally addresses Kim Kardashian dating rumors

  Comedian/actor, Pete Davidson has addressed rumors that he is dating Reality TV star, Kim Kardashian. The pair were pictured going out on a date twice last week amid Kim's ongoing divorce case with Rapper, Kanye West. Kim and Pete first met during a Saturday Night Live (SNL) appearance in October where they both kissed and have kept in touch since then. During an appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers on NBC on Monday, November 8, Davidson joked about speculation that he's dating Kim Kardashian. 'I want to address something. I feel like I want to confirm if it's real,' said Seth, 47, in an obvious reference to Pete, 27, being seen recently with reality star Kim, 41. 'Yeah, you know, I've been wanting to talk about this because...,' Pete said. 'Thank y...
Actor Gideon Okeke Injured On Movie Set
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Actor Gideon Okeke Injured On Movie Set

Nigerian actor, Gideon Okeke has sustained injuries on a set of a movie. The Tinsel star made this known in an Instagram post on Monday. According to Gideon, he twisted his wrist and bumped his head while carrying out a stunt. “Filming Episode 1. Twisted My wrist and bumped My head for real on this… So from here on out, everything you watch going forward, Gideon is in real pains,” he wrote in parts.
Cardi B reveals she’s open to officiating Kal Penn’s wedding with his gay partner
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Cardi B reveals she’s open to officiating Kal Penn’s wedding with his gay partner

Cardi B said she’s "down" to officiate Kal Penn’s wedding after the actor shared a recent dream he had. Kal opened up on Nov 1 that he's gay and will be getting married to his partner of 11 years, Josh. Days later, he took to Twitter to write: "Cardi B was on my flight to LA. I fell asleep and had a dream that she officiated our wedding on the plane and the three of us walked out of LAX holding hands." Cardi responded: "First, why didn’t you say hi! Second, I’m licensed to do that sooo……..let me know." Kal responded: "You’re the best. Was gonna say hi but didn’t want to be disrespectful (your do not disturb light was on). But holy shit let’s do it! We’re down if you’re down!" And Cardi replied: "I’m down I’ll get my suit." The New Jersey-born Penn is known for the "Haro...
Kim Kardashian, 41, and actor, Pete Davidson, 27, are reportedly having ‘fun together and have chemistry’
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Kim Kardashian, 41, and actor, Pete Davidson, 27, are reportedly having ‘fun together and have chemistry’

New reports claim Kim Kardashian is finally ready to date after splitting with husband, Kanye West and has chemistry with actor/comedian Pete Davidson. According to a new report from People on Tuesday, November 2, Kim, 41and Davidson, 27, are having fun together and also have chemistry with one another This comes almost a month after the two kissed on the lips during an early October SNL skit when she played Princess Jasmine and he played Aladdin as they sat on a flying carpet. It also comes days after they were seen holding hands on a roller coaster at Knott's Scary Farm in Buena Park, California on Friday, last week. An insider for People Magazine said the pair are having 'fun' together and added: 'Pete can be super charming and Kim loves the attention.' Kim file...
Nollywood actor Joshua Johnson has died
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Nollywood actor Joshua Johnson has died

Veteran Nollywood actor, Joshua Johnson, has died. The actor reportedly died on Thursday, October 28, after battling an undisclosed illness.   His colleagues in the movie industry have taken to social media to mourn him. Filmmaker, Abel Alechenu, wrote; “This one HIT differently, but all I can say is “IT IS WELL”, when I called your phone and it rang, I thought all I heard were rumours, until I was told by the voice which was not yours, that you have gone to be with the Lord, I wish I could just hear that it’s one of your so many jokes…..”Uncle Josh”, “Old man!” As I always called you, our last conversation was our normal jokes fa, haba uncle Josh….May God comfort your immediate family and we your friends and fans, thanks for all the memories. God rest your soul.''   E...
Air Force officials on BRT lane accused of crushing Lagos artiste then offering his bereaved family N200,000
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Air Force officials on BRT lane accused of crushing Lagos artiste then offering his bereaved family N200,000

The life of a young Nigerian artiste has been cut short after he was allegedly crushed to death by personnel of the Nigerian Air Force. Bereaved family members of the deceased, Ifeanyi Kalu, alleged he was on his way to work in the Ilupeju area of Lagos state when an officer of the Nigerian Air Force, driving on the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) lane, crushed him. His body has been deposited in a mortuary at the Nigerian Air Force base in Lagos. Ifeanyi's death comes two months after his mother's death. His mother's body is still in the mortuary and the family now has two bodies to bury. Actor, Segun Adefila took to Facebook to demand justice for Ifeanyi while disclosing that he was "a major breadwinner" in his family and leaves behind six siblings and an aged father. It...
‘Friends’ star, James Michael Tyler is dead
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‘Friends’ star, James Michael Tyler is dead

James Michael Tyler, the actor famous for playing Central Perk employee Gunther on “Friends,” has died of prostate cancer. Tyler’s manager Toni Benson said he died “peacefully in his home” on Sunday October 24, at the age of 59. Tyler’s family said in a statement; “The world knew him as Gunther (the seventh “Friend”), from the hit series ‘Friends,’ but Michael’s loved ones knew him as an actor, musician, cancer-awareness advocate, and loving husband. “Michael loved live music, cheering on his Clemson Tigers, and would often find himself in fun and unplanned adventures. If you met him once you made a friend for life.” Tyler who played Gunther for 10 seasons on the sitcom, announced his cancer battle in June after he was unable to attend the...
Film crew member handed Alec Baldwin loaded gun, told him it was safe, Unsealed court documents reveal
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Film crew member handed Alec Baldwin loaded gun, told him it was safe, Unsealed court documents reveal

An assistant director gave Hollywood Actor, Alec Baldwin a loaded gun and told him it was safe to use on set moments before the actor pulled the trigger and shot dead a cinematographer on the New Mexico set of a Western movie, court documents have revealed. The assistant director, Dave Halls, told a New Mexico detectives he did not know the prop gun was loaded with live rounds, the document said. “Cold gun!” Halls yelled before he handed it to Baldwin, The Associated Press reported. By yelling “Cold gun!”, a phrase used by film crews during movie sets that use guns or military equipment, Halls was indicating that the gun was safe to use on the set. Unaware that the gun was loaded, Baldwin fired, striking cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, while Hutchins was hit in the chest. Th...
‘Someone will pay for this’ family of Halyna Hutchins demands answers after cinematographer is shot dead by Alec Baldwin on set
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‘Someone will pay for this’ family of Halyna Hutchins demands answers after cinematographer is shot dead by Alec Baldwin on set

The distraught family of Halyna Hutchins are demanding answers about her death after she was accidentally shot dead by actor Alec Baldwin on set Friends said dad Antoly and mum Olga were "beside themselves with grief" after being told of the tragedy by her husband, Matthew. A friend in Kiev, Ukraine, where Halyna grew up said: "The family is grieving but at the same time they are asking and they will want answers. If someone made a mistake then they will have to pay. "They just don’t understand how something dreadful like this could have happened when safety measures are supposed to be in place. "They are also frantically trying to secure documents to get to the United States. Her mother does not have the correct paperwork." Film studio bosses fear a mega lawsuit from the ...
The minor was defiled by blunt penetration – Doctor tells court in Baba Ijesha’s cas
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The minor was defiled by blunt penetration – Doctor tells court in Baba Ijesha’s cas

A medical doctor told the court during the resumed hearing in Baba Ijesha's sexual assault case that the minor who the actor allegedly assaulted was indeed defiled. Dr Aniekan Makanjuola on Thursday, October 21, narrated his findings before an Ikeja Special Offences Court. Dr. Makanjuola said: "Our findings were that there was a blunt penetration of the vagina which was consistent with the client’s history." Makanjuola, a trained forensic medical examiner, is the Head of Clinical Services at Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF). She continued: "We took her to the consulting room and she gave a history of the events from seven years ago. She did not mention these incidents to her mother but it began to affect her mood and academic performance. "She disclosed wha...
People made fun of me for marrying a 42-year-old woman – Actor Stan Nze
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People made fun of me for marrying a 42-year-old woman – Actor Stan Nze

Actor Stan Nze has disclosed that people made fun of him for marrying 42-year-old co-entertainer, Jessica Obasi. The actor in an interview with BBC Pidgin, said negative comments trailed their wedding and he got questioned for marrying a 42-year-old woman. Nze stated that his wife is down to earth, temperamental, hardworking, gives him peace and also the one God created for him. The 32-year-old actor added that he will be ensuring that he and his wife do not have issues in their marriage.
Actor Granville Adams dies at 58 after long battle with cancer
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Actor Granville Adams dies at 58 after long battle with cancer

American actor, Granville Adams has died at the age of 58. The actor, best known for his role as Zahir Arif in HBO's Oz, lost his battle with cancer on Sunday, October 10, Variety reports. The actor died with his wife by his side, an Instagram post shared by his family on his account said. "Today our beloved Granville Adams has passed and is now with God. After a long hard-fought battle with Cancer, Granny has ascended to the heavens. Gran spent his last days surrounded by his loved ones, family, and close friends. His wife Christina was by his side the entire time and was alone with him when he passed. Granny is now in peace and not suffering anymore. He fought till the end with a strength, beauty and grace like no other, putting his family before himself til the final moments...
Abuja-based lawyer/activist, Ojukwu Chikaosolu, calls for release of Chiwetalu Agu
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Abuja-based lawyer/activist, Ojukwu Chikaosolu, calls for release of Chiwetalu Agu

An Abuja-based human right activist and constitutional lawyer , Ojukwu Chikaosolu has asked the military to unconditional release the actor forthwith . Agu was arrested by the Army on Wednesday,, October 7, for spotting an outfit with the Biafran flag. Reacting to the development, Osita said “ The arrest of a Nigerian who is in the middle of the road giving bread to the poor on the grounds he wore a cloth with a Biafra flag is not an offence known to any law in nigeria. While IPOB maybe proscribed, the biafra flag is in National museums , archives etc as such not proscribed . The military applied extra ordinary and non proportionate  force on a 65 year old veteran and breached his fundamental right to human dignity. He must be released forthwith " Ojukwu said
You have a right to stand for what you believe in – Filmmaker, Ernest Obi reacts to Chiwetalu Agu’s arrest by soldiers for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag
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You have a right to stand for what you believe in – Filmmaker, Ernest Obi reacts to Chiwetalu Agu’s arrest by soldiers for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag

Nollywood filmmaker and actor, Ernest Obi has reacted after the arrest of veteran actor Chiwetalu Agu by Nigerian soldiers for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag. The veteran actor was arrested at Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra state yesterday October 7, with the Nigerian Army later releasing a statement, where it was confirmed that he was picked up for allegedly soliciting support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. Reacting on Instagram, Ernest declared his support for his senior colleague, while insisting that the veteran actor as the 'right to stand for what he believes in. He wrote: High Chief CHIWETALU AGU. I stand with You And Your Right To Have A Right To Stand For What You Believe In. I Asked. Were You Armed? Were You Leading A MOB? A...
Release Chiwetalu Agu, Igboho, and Nnamdi Kanu immediately” Actor Emeka Ike tells the Nigerian government
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Release Chiwetalu Agu, Igboho, and Nnamdi Kanu immediately” Actor Emeka Ike tells the Nigerian government

Actor/politician, Emeka Ike has called on the Nigerian government to release Chiwetalu Agu,  Sunday Igboho, Nnamdi Kanu and other "victims of conscience". He accused the government of tyranny and suggested dialogue instead. He then added that the world is watching and history never forgets. This comes after actor Chiwetalu Agu was arrested for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag. The Nigerian Army picked him up in Onitsha and claimed he was soliciting support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra,  IPOB. See video shared by Emeka Ike as he called for Agu's release below.
Nick Cannon admits his ex-wife, Mariah Carey is still mad at him for ‘breaking her rules’
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Nick Cannon admits his ex-wife, Mariah Carey is still mad at him for ‘breaking her rules’

Actor and show host, Nick Cannon has admitted that his ex-wife Mariah Carey is still mad at him for 'breaking her rules'. The duo were married between 2008-2016 and share 10-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe. In the next episode of his talk show which airs on October 11, Nick explained that he and his former wife had previously agreed that the youngsters would be old enough to have their own mobile phones when they turned 10. However when the time came, Carey reportedly had doubts. The former Wild 'N Out host said in spite of the 52-year-old singer's insistence on their kids not having a phone, he got it for them on their 10th birthday. He said; "My oldest twins Roc and Roe wanted a cell phone at 8. I was all for it but Mariah was like, 'Uh huh...they ain't going to be Go...
Studying to be a priest made me a better actor – ‘Blacklist’ star Harry Lennix
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Studying to be a priest made me a better actor – ‘Blacklist’ star Harry Lennix

'‘Blacklist’ star Harry Lennix has revealed that studying to become a priest made him a better actor. Lennix who studied for five years to join the Dominican Order, was about halfway through the process of becoming ordained when he turned to acting. In an interview with Page Six, the 56-year-old actor said the theological training was not in vain as it has helped him become a better actor. He said; “You have to be able to answer people’s questions. Those questions are sometimes quite profound and require a great deal of thought and preparation to answer.” The Chicago-born actor with a long list of credits also acknowledged that there has been “increased scrutiny” on the Catholic Church in recent years, adding that it is “deservedly so, you know the priests have a special burde...
Nick Cannon says he was ‘heartbroken’ when Kim Kardashian lied about sex tape with Ray J
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Nick Cannon says he was ‘heartbroken’ when Kim Kardashian lied about sex tape with Ray J

Nick Cannon has admitted that he was “heartbroken” when his ex-girlfriend Kim Kardashian lied to him about the Ray J sex tape. The comedian and actor dated Kim Kardashian between 2006 and 2007, before the infamous sex tape was leaked online in 2007. In 2012, the "Wild N Out" host said on "The Howard Stern Show" that he and Kim broke up when Kim lied about the existence of the sex tape, which Cannon claimed Ray J had warned him about Then, on Revolt's latest episode of "Drink Champs", Nick admitted that Kim Kardashian West "broke" his heart when she lied to him about her sex tape. Appearing on the Drinks Champ podcast this week, Nick explained: "I remember I was really into her, I was vibing… We were on some serious s***! Cannon added that the pair spent time with each othe...
Veteran actor, Chinwetalu Agu brutalized by soldiers for wearing a Biafran flag outfit
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Veteran actor, Chinwetalu Agu brutalized by soldiers for wearing a Biafran flag outfit

Veteran actor, Chinwetalu Agu has been brutalized by soldiers for wearing a Biafran flag outfit. At some point in the video, the actor was spotted out of his car which had the inscription “Chinwetalu Films”. The car was then searched by the security operatives before he was manhandled by the soldiers who fired some shots to scare off the crowd which gathered. The incident reportedly occurred today October 7, at Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra state. Watch the videos below........................
“I was happier when I was poor” Akon insists after he was called out for comment blaming Michael K Williams’ death on wealth
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“I was happier when I was poor” Akon insists after he was called out for comment blaming Michael K Williams’ death on wealth

Akon has defended himself after he received backlash for suggesting that poor people have much easier lives than the rich and famous. After the death of his friend, Michael K Wiliams, Akon told TMZ that that actor's death proves the rich and famous struggle more than the poor . In a more recent interview with TMZ, he addressed the criticisms he received for his statement that "more money" equals "more problems". Akon said: “It’s not really more so a walk back, but what I do want to express is that sometimes when comments like that are made—I always speak according to what I’m personally going through myself. "Nobody can sit there and tell me I didn’t go through poverty. "I’m having more problems successfully dealing with all that comes w...
Nick Cannon reveals he’s ‘trying to remain celibate until 2022’ after welcoming four kids with three women in one year
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Nick Cannon reveals he’s ‘trying to remain celibate until 2022’ after welcoming four kids with three women in one year

Actor and TV personality, Nick Cannon has revealed that he is trying to remain celibate until 2022. This is coming after the former America's Got Talent host became a father to seven children, welcoming three this year alone. He shares twins Moroccan and Monroe, 10, with ex-wife Mariah Carey. In June, Cannon welcomed twins Zion Mixolydian and Zillion Heir with Abby De La Rosa, as well as son Zen with model Alyssa Scott. His daughter Powerful Queen was born just six months earlier in December 2020 with his ex, Brittany Bell, whom he also shares 4-year-old son Golden with. 40-year-old Nick opened up about having seven kids with his co-hosts DJ EFN and N.O.R.E. on his latest episode Wild 'N Out. He said  "I told you, man, I’m celibate right now.” As if he were making a bet with...
What I enjoy most as celebrity — Kunle Afod
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What I enjoy most as celebrity — Kunle Afod

Nollywood actor and director Kunle Afod has shared some among the various privileges he enjoys as a celebrity. The actor, who made his first TV appearance in 1986, said being a celebrity has been a blessing to him as he gets free access to certain things non-celebrities would go the extra mile for. Afod, in a chat with The Nation, noted that being a famous entertainer has allowed him to mix with elites, kings, and dignitaries. “What I can say I enjoy most is sometimes the status opens some doors easily. You mix with the elite, the kings, the celebrated ones, you mix with great people, and so on and that has been a major opportunity for me as a celebrity,” said Afod. “Sometimes you will even want to queue and they come and meet you and say oga you be celebrity, don’t worry a...

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