Day: March 5, 2008

LAURYN HILL TO STAR IN BOB MARLEY BIOPIC?

  According to the Hollywood Reporter Rita Marley (Bob Marley’s widow) will be executive producing the reggae legend’s fourthcoming biopic and wants Lauryn Hill to play her in the the film. Continue reading  I love Lauryn but it would be nice if they gave the role to a talente/unknown Jamaican actress! Give that unknown the chance to shine and the chance to show the world what she can do!

WHITNEY HOUSTON SET TO EARN $3 MILLION FOR 1 HOUR PERFORMANCE

Photograph: AP “The troubled star has been lined up by billionaire philanthropist John Caudwell to give a rare one-hour performance at the Cauldwell Children Legends Ball at London’s Battersea Evolution arena on May 8. A source said: “Mr. Caudwell thinks it is important to raise the profile of the Cauldwell Children charity and stars such as Whitney Houston are the sort of people he’s hoping to attract.” Whitney – who has battled an addiction to drink and drugs – has made few []

UK NEWS: FORMER RACE ADVISOR LEE JASPER FACES ALLEGATIONS OF INAPPROPRIATE BEHAVIOUR IN THE WORK PLACE

  Former race advisor to mayor Ken Livingstone, Lee Jasper, has now been accused of engaging in sexually charged email banter with a married colleague. “Yesterday Mr Jasper, 49, a married father of nine, and Mrs Chouhan denied any impropriety. She said the emails were “banter” and that they had not been sexually involved.” READ I would hate to be in their shoes right now! And don’t they own personal email accounts? Plus if you’re going to send emails back and forth of this nature to a []