Why Octavia Spencer Rebelled Against Her ‘Hidden Figures’ Girdle

Days on movie sets are long even longer when they’re spent wearing constricting period garb. Just ask the cast of “Hidden Figures.” When Spencer arrived for the first rehearsal, co-stars Taraji P. Henson and Janelle Monáe were decked out in clothes similar to their costumes. Knowing she’d be “bound” to designer Renee Ehrlich Kalfus’ wardrobe […]

The best albums of 2016: the full list

The Guardian music critics favourite albums of the year 1 Lemonade Beyonc Beyoncs Lemonade was a jaw-dropping audiovisual work, in which the theme of infidelity knocked boots with a host of vivid tropes: of the resilience and resourcefulness of generations of black women, of the sins of the fathers being visited upon the daughters. With […]

12 Of The Most Shocking Entertainment Stories Of 2016

Over the past 12 months, the world has thrown some pretty hard punches our way, often leaving us all in a state of shock or disbelief. Check out our list below for 12 of the year’s most shocking moments in entertainment.  Getty/Canva 3. Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian become a couple Just when we thought […]

Beyonce’s Lemonade is critics’ top album of 2016 – BBC News

Beyonce’s sister Solange also fared well. A Seat At The Table, her soulful, thoughtful portrayal of the struggles faced by black women, both historically and in 2016, came fifth. The full top 20 looked like this: Follow us on Facebook, on Twitter @BBCNewsEnts, or on Instagram at bbcnewsents. If you have a story suggestion email […]