Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross welcomed their first child together, a girl.
The couple announced they were expecting a baby together in December. This is the first child for Ross and the second for Simpson.
The pair have yet to reveal the tiny tot’s name, but the name is said to be unique and is meaningful to them both.
Lupita Nyong’o is taking on The Big Apple!
The Oscar-winner will be making her stage debut in the New York City premiere of Danai Gurira’s drama Eclipsed.
Previews begin on September 29th, and the play will “look at the terrible conflicts in post-colonial Africa with an eye that is both incisive and deeply compassionate.”
Public Theater artistic director Oskar Eustis told press, “A feminist reading of the Liberian Civil War, a war that was ended by women, Eclipsed is both heart-breaking and profoundly life-affirming. We are delighted to welcome the extraordinary Lupita Nyong’o to The Public in this vitally important play.”
Bobbi Kristina Brown will be laid to rest this Saturday.
Brown’s memorial service will take place on Saturday (August 1) at St. James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta, Georgia.
Following the service, Brown will be flown up to New Jersey where she’ll be buried next to her mother Whitney Houston at the Fairview Cemetery.
NBC’s Live version of The Wiz will have some powerhouse women!
The network just announced that Queen Latifah and Mar j Blige have both been cast. Latifah will play ‘Oz’ and Blige will take on the role of ‘Evillene: The Wicket Witch of the West.’
“To see [Queen Latifah] play the iconic role of the Wiz and make it her own is going to be one of the joys of producing this event,” say Wiz executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron.
The paid join Stephanie Mills, who played Dorothy in the original Broadway cast, who will play Auntie Em in the NBC version.
The role of Dorothy is still unknown, as the network has opted to give an unknown actress the chance to take on the character.
Following the December telecast, Cirque du Soleil will present The Wiz as a Broadway revival for the 2016-17 season.
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Nicki Minaj is launching yet another fragrance.
The female emcee will be releasing a fragrance named after her latest
album, The PinkPrint,which goes on sale this September.
This marks Minaj’s seventh fragrance contained in her signature ‘Minaj’ silhouette. This scent is wearing a white wig, and a pink fingerprint bustier.
“My latest album takes you on a very real journey of my personal and emotional evolution over the last couple of years and this new fragrance does the same thing,” the singer said in a statement. “The PinkPrint fragrance channels the raw energy of my music to create a scent that is unexpected, sexy, sophisticated, hypnotic and so many other things.” And on Instagram, she promised it’s “by far my best.” (If you want to find out for yourself, check it out at Kohl’s in August.)
Some of the most elegant, and ageless, women in Hollywood have teamed up with Lancome for their ‘Love You Age’ campaign.
Kate Winslet (39), Lily Collins (25), Penelope Cruz (40) and Lupita Nyong’o (32) all strike a unique pose for the new Lancome Advanced Genifique product. According to the brand, it’s the “perfect potion for all ages, skin tones and ethnicities.”
Lancome posted images from the new ad campaign on Instagram with the caption: “Beauty is not about hiding your age, it’s about embracing it. Do you#LoveYourAge? Tag your beautiful friends and stand proud!”