• Did you see Mo’Nique and Steve Harvey get into it on Steve?

    Mo’Nique has some real issues with Hollywood and those issues put her at odds with Steve Harvey on his daytime talk show, Steve, on Wednesday. The comedian and actress went on Harvey’s show to discuss how she had been “blackballed” by Hollywood for the last 10 years since her Oscar-winning performance in the 2009 movie, Precious. Steve Harvey calls out Mo’Nique’s Hollywood reputation The interview begins with Harvey calling out that

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    Melissa McCarthy, Robin Williams, and other funny people who got serious

    Comedies rarely get credit for how hard it is to be funny—look at how little respect comedies get from The Academy at the Oscars. So for some comedians, jumping from silly to serious roles can often be a rewarding experience. Comedian Melissa McCarthy is trying her hand at drama in the recently released Can You Ever Forgive Me? Earlier this month, A Star is Born opened with serious cameos from

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    Mo’Nique: Lee Daniels blackballed me after Precious Oscar win

    We all remember Mo’Nique, right? The standup badass turned sitcom star turned serious movie actress turned dark horse Oscar winner? Yeah, about that Oscar win… turns out it may not have been the career jolt for Mo’ that it normally is for others. Which explains why we haven’t heard or seen much of her since she took home the little gold bald man in 2010 for Best Supporting Actress in

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    Mo’Nique to join the crowded female talk show landscape

    Daytime television is about to become a crowded woman’s world. ABC/Disney is in talks to launch a new talk show with Queens of Comedy comic Mo’Nique. The Oscar-winning actress will compete against an already-funny daytime landscape filled with comediennes Whoopi Goldberg and Sherri Shepherd on The View, Aisha Taylor on The Talk, Ellen DeGeneres on Ellen, and the new self-titled show with Queen Latifah. This would not be Mo’Nique’s first

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    Ed Helms, Margaret Cho and more reveal embarrassing secrets in new Sundance series

    A handful of comedy stars, featuring the likes of Ed Helms, Margaret Cho, Nick Offerman and Mo’Nique, will be featured on the Sundance Channel’s new interview series The Mortified Sessions. But there’s a simple, yet innovative spin on these celebrity chats. In each 30-minute episode of the 10-part series, host David Nadelberg presents an artifact from the star’s distant past — think diary entries or goofy childhood photos — and

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    Comedian Mo'Nique to Tiger Woods: I love you!

    Thousands of comedians across this great land of ours have been slinging Tiger Woods jokes for months. (He banged a whole bunch of women that were not his wife, in case you hadn’t heard). But there’s one comedian, touring her ass off right now, on the heels of her Oscar win for her role in Precious, that will likely not be slagging the golf champ. In fact, Mo’Nique doesn’t even

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    Mo’Nique to host Shaquille O’Neal Comedy Jam for Showtime

    In the midst of her Oscar buzz for the movie Precious, actress/comedian Mo’Nique has signed on to host “Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All-Star Comedy Jam,” a comedy special set to air on Showtime. It’s being presented by Codeblack Entertainment, Shaq Entertainment and AEG Live. The all-star lineup will include the legendary Paul Mooney as well as Mike Epps, George Willborn, Michael Blackson and Corey Holcomb. “It’s a testament to the strength

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