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There’s going to be an all-black male stripper movie coming soon, and Channing Tatum, who played in “Magic Mike” said a black actor might be better suited for the role. See what he has to say below! Like TheUrbanDaily.com on Facebook! MORE LINKS ON THE URBAN DAILY Is Jamie Foxx Returning To Stand Up? [EXCLUSIVE […]

  “Amazing Spider-Man 2” is already proving to be a summer smash, and with Jamie Foxx as the villain, it’s no surprise. The Oscar-winner has pretty much done it all with music and movies, but is he ready to return to his very first love comedy? See what he has to say in the video […]

Summertime is for festivals, and one of the most anticipated is Jay Z‘s Made in America.” The rapper-mogul is taking it to Los Angeles this time. Well, the festival will be in two cities this year — Philadelphia (where it’s been since it’s 2012 start) and LA. On why he is bringing the west coast, […]

After taking some time off to have her youngest son, Kez Sunday Udoka, actress Nia Long has been wasting no time getting back to work. In November she starred in the highly anticipated sequel to “The Best Man,” and she is back just a few months later in “Tyler Perry’s The Single Mom’s Club.” She […]

Is 2014 Isaiah Washington’s comeback ear? After allegedly calling his cast mate T.R. Knight a homophobic slur, Isaiah washington was fired from “Grey’s Anatomy” and blacklisted from Hollywood. The incident all but ruined his career but through it all Washington found a silver lining. RELATED: Isaiah Washington Takes Shots At Those Who Abandoned Him “Contrary to […]

Steve McQueen’s NAACP Award winning drama “12 Years A Slave” is a favorite to take home an Oscar in March, but the director has even more far-reaching goals in mind. The film is based on the real life account of Solomon Northup, a free Black man living in upstate New York who was kidnapped and […]

Funnyman George Wallace finds himself in Las Vegas as the new Mr. Vegas, and in “What’s Hot,” we clue you in on what the famous city has to offer that you might not have known. MORE LINKS ON THE URBAN DAILY K. Michelle Was a Devastating Diva Before Love And Hip Hop T-Pain: Some Rappers […]

In 2013 there were plenty of films starring African-Americans with award-winning performances, but only a handful of them were tapped for recognition by The Oscars.  The most glaring omission was “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” from not only Best Picture consideration, but from individual accolades for stars Oprah Winfrey and Forest Whitaker. RELATED: Cast Of “The Butler” […]

In this week’s episode of TV One & TheUrbanDaily.com’s “What’s Hot” spotlight, we talk about the lovely Kerry Washington and her big reveal at The Golden Globes and tried to get some scoop on the next season of “Scandal.” Kerry’s co-star Joe Morton was asked what we can expect from his character Rowan “Hell and […]

In this week’s episode of TV One and TheUrbanDaily.com’s “What’s Hot” comedian Kevin Hart reveals five things about himself that you may not know, including how many times a week he gets his hair cut, which restaurant he owns and what luxury item he has a fetish for. RELATED: Kevin Hart Expects A “Grudge Match” At […]

With his new autobiography, “Faster Than Lightning,” Jamaican track star and the world’s fastest man Usain Bolt  hopes that others get to see that there is more to him than a swift pair of feet.  TV One’s “What’s Hot” was on hand for the book signing and he spoke candidly about his decision to tell […]

Before Forest Whitaker and Angela Bassett reunited to star in this year’s Christmas musical, “Black Nativity,” they worked together on the 1995 romantic drama, “Waiting To Exhale.” Whitaker directed Bassett, Loretta Divine, Lela Rochon and the late Whitney Houston in the film adaptation of the Terry McMillan novel.  With the break-out success of the sequel to […]