The 'Kingdom' actor also discusses how he got so ripped for his TV series
The controversial biopic is the cable's second-highest rated after "Flowers in the Attic"
Viewers pushed the two-hour biopic about the young R&B singer to multiple trending topics on Twitter
"I think that this is a great movie and I hope it," the actress tells TheWrap
Star Alexandra Shipp shines, though, in the by-the-numbers drama
"I wasn't sure I had thick enough skin," Shipp tells TheWrap. But her "Drumline" director Bille Woodruff convinced her the part could be a game...
"The Wendy Williams Show" host is called out for remarks she made about the former Olympian's gender identity
"Dr. Phil" remains on top of the syndicated heap
The Wendy Williams-hosted awards show also will feature Chris Brown, Ma$e and Bobby Brown
Plaintiff charges that he and others weren't paid for doing grunt work on the talk show
The show will air on Nov. 30
"We're not throwing anybody under the bus," the executive producer said on "The View" about the Lifetime movie
Nickelodeon star Alexandra Shipp plays the late singer in controversial "Aaliyah: Princess of R&B"
The Nickelodeon star is playing the late R&B singer, who died in a plane crash in 2001
"I love this girl," Shepherd said of O'Donnell on Wednesday's "Wendy Williams Show"
The host downed the bird after wrongly predicting duration of Kanye West-Kim Kardashian marriage
Accusations of Hollywood colorism and body type bias have hit the production
Newcomers Chattrisse Dolabaille and Izaak Smith join star Alexandra Shipp in the TV movie
The Bravo star doesn't take too kindly to the talk show host calling her out on social media
"The production value wasn't there," she explains on Instagram
"It is time to leave and time to fly and you can't grow without change so I am not supposed to be at 'The View'...
Executive producer Wendy Williams made the casting announcement on Friday
The talk show host gets behind the wheel of a monster truck, crosses an item off of her bucket list
The talk show hopes to capitalize on ratings momentum and capture younger viewers
The "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" star had no trouble being honest about an addiction that he says led to being unfaithful to his wife of 25 years
Also, Macklemore is an "idiot," former "View" co-host tells Wendy Williams
The 90s boy band phenoms discuss joining forces on their upcoming album, called "Nick & Knight"
The Bravo star tells Wendy Williams he's glad to see the Atlanta housewife land a new gig on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars"
The ex-host of "Drink Up" was 50 years old
"Bethenny" retains its lead-in in key demo, showing growth in top five markets