Lee Daniels Takes Credit for Cardi B’s ‘Love & Hip Hop’ Role (VIDEO)

Lee Daniels Takes Credit for Cardi B’s ‘Love & Hip Hop’ Role (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Jul 05, 2018

During his interview on TMZ’s Raq Rants, director Lee Daniels says his selfie video of rap star Cardi B was the reason Mona Scott-Young cast her on Love &... Read More

Mo’Nique Addresses Netflix Rumors & Lee Daniels Telling Her to ‘Shut Up’

Mo’Nique Addresses Netflix Rumors & Lee Daniels Telling Her to ‘Shut Up’

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 03, 2018

Mo’Nique is refusing to back down from claims Precious director Lee Daniels was a major contributor to her being blackballed in the industry, with... Read More

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Lee Daniels Vows to Pay Back Dame Dash, Says Mo’Nique ‘Needs to Shut Up’

by Christina Santi   Jul 02, 2018

After being approached by Dame Dash at a Diana Ross concert last week over an alleged $2 million loan, director Lee Daniels appeared on... Read More

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Lee Daniels’ ‘Star’ Renewed for Third Season

by Christina Santi   May 15, 2018

Star, the music-themed drama executive produced and co-created by Lee Daniels and Tom Donaghy, has been renewed for a third season by Fox, according... Read More

Throwback Thursday: Lee Daniels on the Diversity of ‘Star’ Being Ahead of the Curve

Throwback Thursday: Lee Daniels on the Diversity of ‘Star’ Being Ahead of the Curve

by Jessica Bennett   May 10, 2018

When Lee Daniels was offered a second series by Fox following the massive success of Empire, he decided to tackle the music industry from... Read More

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Fox Buys Two New Shows From ‘Empire’ Creator Lee Daniels

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 10, 2017

Fox is currently developing not one but two new series from acclaimed director Lee Daniels. The network is already home to the Oscar- nominated... Read More

Say What? Big Boi Wants Lee Daniels to Produce Outkast Biopic

Say What? Big Boi Wants Lee Daniels to Produce Outkast Biopic

by #TeamEbony   May 05, 2017

Hmmm…we’re scratching our heads on this one. Word on the street is that Antwan “Big Boi” Patterson is convinced that Lee Daniels is the... Read More

Stars Shine at the 8th Annual African American Film Critics Association Awards

Stars Shine at the 8th Annual African American Film Critics Association Awards

by #TeamEBONY   Feb 10, 2017

The 8th annual African American Film Critics Association Awards took place February 9, 2017 in Hollywood, CA and Moonlight was the night’s big winner.... Read More

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Here’s Why Lee Daniels Is Wrong About #OscarsSoWhite

by April Reign   Jan 06, 2017

In a recent New York Times article, writer, producer and director Lee Daniels dismissed the issues surrounding #OscarsSoWhite and called its supporters, among other... Read More

Lee Daniels On Taking The Comfort Out of Primetime TV with ‘STAR’

Lee Daniels On Taking The Comfort Out of Primetime TV with ‘STAR’

by LaToya Cross   Jan 04, 2017

Lee Daniels wanted to shake-up network television. “I think we’ve gotten too politically correct with primetime. We’re just not in your face anymore. You can... Read More