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Will Smith Honored with Generation Award at MTV Movie Awards, Paid Tribute by The Lonely Island

By Cecily Trowbridge on
Smith was credited for being 'a champion for diversity in Hollywood.'Read Full Story

WATCH: Macklemore, Madonna, and Queen Latifah Unite for an Emotional Grammy Performance

By Jill Slattery on
How about some marriage equality with your music?During Sunday night's Grammys telecast, Macklemore, Madonna, and Queen Latifah took the stage together for an emotional performance of "Same Love" that featured 33 couples saying "I do," including Ryan Lewis' sister and her fiancé.The group of couples — which were gay, straight, old, and young — were married by Latifah in the aisles at the front of the stage as Best New Artist winners Macklemore and Ryan Lewis (along with vocalist Mary Lambert...Read Full Story

We Really Love Dolly Parton, But This Is Hard to Watch

By JJ Duncan on
(From The Queen Latifah Show)Dolly Parton is a revered figure in pop culture not just because she's an amazing singer, songwriter and performer, but also because she's just all-around awesome. (As these quotes reveal.) But it's hard not to cringe at her latest performance on The Queen Latifah Show.Read Full Story

No Husband for Queen Latifah, Pics of Her Female Fiance

By Darrick Thomas on
Despite tabloid rumors that have surrounded her for years, Queen Latifah has never made an issue out of her sexuality, which is why it still seems shocking to some people when they find out the former hip-hop star turned Hollywood actress is engaged to a woman.The Queen has been dating her personal trainer Jeanette Jenkins for nearly five years now and the two recently got engaged (no word on the wedding date). Jenkins is the founder of the Hollywood Trainer fitness company, which has worked...Read Full Story

Queen Latifah Congratulates Beyonce and Jay-Z on Blue Ivy

By Jill Slattery on
Queen Latifah was gorgeous in green when she hit the red carpet for the Los Angeles premiere of her new film Joyful Noise.The film, which also stars Dolly Parton and Keke Palmer tells the story of two rival choir directors who have different opinions on how to win a national choir competition.Queen Latifah has been busy promoting her new movie, but she managed to make time to wish good friends Beyonce and Jay-Z congratulations on the birth of their new daughter, Blue Ivy. "Congratulations...Read Full Story

Kristin Cavallari, Snooki Among Likely 'Dancing with the Stars' Contestants

By JJ Duncan on
Casting news about next season's Dancing with the Stars is just starting to trickle through, and while nothing is official yet, the word is Kristin Cavallari and Snooki will be headlining. DWTS comes back on the air in September, and the official cast announcements won't come until the Bachelor Pad finale on August 29th. But on Friday TMZ reported that the Jersey Shore star and the rapper-turned-actress have both said yes to the show, and Access Hollywood claims to have confirmed former Hills...Read Full Story

Queen Latifah Hosts the 2011 People's Choice Awards [Pictures]

By Lauren Gerber on
Queen Latifah is the crowned People's Choice Awards hostess. For the fifth year in a row, the actress/singer/rapper ran the show. Looking dashing in an all-black ensemble and shiny jewels, Latifah was energized and on top of her jokes all night. The CoverGirl says she thinks hosting the People's Choice Awards is "great fun." Long live the queen.The 37th annual People's Choice Awards will be held on January 5, 2011 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. The list of nominees, as voted on by the...Read Full Story

Queen Latifah Is Ready to Start a Family

By BangShowbiz on
Queen Latifah is the first person to admit she works too hard, and now she's feeling ready to pay more attention to her personal life.  Asked about where she would like to be in 10 years time, the 40-year-old said: "On cruise control, with a couple of kids under my belt. It's in the Lord's hands. "I work a lot. I want to make sure I'm living life to the fullest and checking in with me." The Hollywood star also has advice for British royal bride Kate Middleton, saying she needs to find a...Read Full Story

Queen Latifah Looked Forward to Sexy Scenes with Common

By Jake on
While some actresses may get nervous about more intimate scenes, Queen Latifah was just the opposite. Queen Latifah says she signed up for her new film role because of the on-screen passion. The actress -- who plays a physical therapist in the romantic comedy 'Just Wright' alongside the rapper-turned-actor Common -- admitted she couldn't wait to get her hands on the star. She said: "That's what the movie is all about. It's all about me having the opportunity to be in bed with Common. I...Read Full Story

Queen Latifah Oscars Dress

By Deena Bustillo on
Getty ImagesQueen Latifah looked feminine and flirty in her baby pink Oscars gown today. Her one-shoulder dress was accentuated by glittery rhinestones and a mermaid-style bottom. Her hair was pulled back and she wore beautiful pearl and gemstone earrings. She brought along a simple matching rhinestone clutch, and wore a sparkling cuff bracelet. Queen Latifah isn't a nominee this year, but she still looked like a winner on the red carpet this evening. The diagonal gemstone band on the...Read Full Story