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Stars celebrate life of actor-comedian John Witherspoon

HOLLYWOOD — Black Hollywood gathered to say goodbye to actor-comedian John Witherspoon Nov. 5 at the Hall of Liberty in Forest Lawn-Hollywood Hills Memorial Park. The private service for friends and family was a celebration of life ceremony, where invited guests dressed in bright, vibrant colors. The flyer for the service invited guests to “come Read More…

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Kevin Hart won’t host the Oscars after all

HOLLYWOOD — Actor/comedian Kevin Hart announced Dec. 6 he was stepping down as host of the 2019 Oscars, after he said officials from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences told him to apologize for homophobic tweets or he would be replaced as host. Hart was named to host the Oscars Dec. 4. “I Read More…