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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

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

Queen Latifah Super Bowl

By Deena Bustillo on
Queen Latifah sang "America the Beautiful" at the Super Bowl today, kicking off the big game between the Saints and Colts. Just after that, Carrie Underwood sang an awesome rendition of the "National Anthem." During her moving performance, scenes of soldiers in Afghanistan, standing at attention, flashed on a big screen. Then, fireworks lit up the stadium and were followed by a flyover by a quartet of fighter jets, according to MTV.com. The Who performed at halftime and rocked the house...Read Full Story

Queen Latifah Hosts the People's Choice Awards in Edition by Georges Chakra Gown

By Alicia Dennis on
Getty Images. Like most awards show hostesses, Queen Latifah underwent several costume changes during her stint at Wednesday evening's People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles. The most breathtaking of all her ensembles, however, was the simple white gown she wore to open the show.The strapless gown, which featured a geometric metallic empire waist, was from the latest Edition by Georges Chakra collection. Queen Latifah chose to wear the dress with attention-grabbing gold earrings, a gold...Read Full Story

Queen Latifah Sued by Former Employees

By Tatiana Guertin on
Singer/Actress Queen Latifah arrives at the 81st Annual Academy Awards held at Kodak Theatre on February 22, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)Queen Latifah apparently enjoys having employees, but the idea of paying them totally escapes her. Two lawsuits were filed in Manhattan Federal Court yesterday by cosmetologist Roxanna Floyd and stylist Susan Moses, accusing the actress, rapper and singer of failing to pay their promised salaries.Latifah...Read Full Story

Queen Latifah Headed Towards the Aisle

By Tatiana Guertin on
Since the legalization of gay marriage in the state of California, celebrity couple after celebrity couple has announced their plans to wed.Following in the steps of Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi , Queen Latifah is reportedly planning to wed longtime partner Jeannette Jenkins in a small ceremony this summer.The rumor mill is also buzzing about possible children for the couple. Apparently Latifah is ready to start a family, and wants to adopt a child after the two are married.Image...Read Full Story