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Queen Latifah Set to Produce a Teen Comedy Movie ‘Paper Chase’

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Queen Latifah is busy!  Not only will she be appearing in her next project a teen comedy movie title Paper Chase through her but the Queen will also be producing it through production company Flavor Unit. Visit for more information Paper Chase was created by writers Angela Tucker and Lauren Domino. Tucker (All Styles) will direct […]

Queen Latifah and BET Sued for Allegedly Stealing Reality TV Show Idea

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Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit Entertainment and BET Networks are being sued due to claims of intellectual property theft. Visit for more information Latosha Lee issuing Latifah’s Flavor Unit Entertainment, BET and Nicci Gilbert for allegedly taking the idea for BET’s From The Bottom Up. According to court documents obtained exclusively by TheBlast, Lee alleges, […]

Happy 49th Birthday Queen Latifah!

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On this date 49 years ago, Hip-Hop’s first matriarch was born in Newark, New Jersey. Visit for more information Born Dana Owens, Queen Latifah grew from an affluent and promising basketball player from Irvington, New Jersey into one of the most iconic figures in the world’s most transformative sub-culture known as Hip Hop. Whether […]

Queen Latifah Supports Jussie Smollett Amid Alleged Scandal

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Queen Latifah made it clear that she is standing by Jussie Smollett’s side until there’s solid proof that he staged the attack against himself. Visit for more information Smollett was charged with filing a false police report last week and slammed by the Chicago Police Department for using “the pain and anger of racism […]

Queen Latifah is Building Affordable Housing Units in Her Hometown of Newark

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Legendary MC and renowned actress, Queen Latifah does not plan on leaving her hometown of Newark, New Jersey hanging. According to, the All Hail the Queen artist is currently planning a $14 million dollar project that includes building affordable housing units in Newark. Visit for more information Latifah’s company, BlueSugar Corporation is working […]

Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige and Missy Elliot to Collaborate on The Clark Sisters Biopic

Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige and Missy Elliot to Collaborate on The Clark Sisters Biopic

Words by: Symone Daniels Visit for more information With stories like The New Edition Story and The Bobby Brown Story, we are seeing music icons depict their lives on screen, in their way. Powerhouse voices, Karen Clark Sheard, Jacky Clark Chisholm, and Dorinda Clark Cole, better known as The Clark Sisters will be bringing their […]

Queen Latifah’s Rumored Girlfriend is Pregnant

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Queen Latifah and her rumored girlfriend, Eboni Nichols, have allegedly been dating since 2013, with the paparazzi catching photographs of the couple together at a few events. Visit for more information RadarOnline is currently reporting that the Oscar-nominated actress and the Hollywood choreographer are prepared to extend their family, as Nichols has been spotted […]

Queen Latifah Wants the Cardi B and Nicki Minaj Feud to Wrap Up

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When it comes to royalty among ladies in Hip-Hop there is no name bigger than Queen Latifah. A couple weeks after Nicki Minaj and Cardi B almost threw hands, the Queen visited Live with Kelly and Ryan and expressed the two superstars need to put their issues behind them. Visit for more information “I […]

Queen Latifah is Set to Host ‘Black Girls Rock!’

Queen Latifah is Set to Host 'Black Girls Rock!'

Queen Latifah is nothing short of amazing and she continues to prove why she is such an influential figure to young girls and women everywhere. The MC will be hosting Black Girls Rock! on August 26th at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, located in her hometown, Newark. Visit for more information The Center […]

Queen Latifah Shuts Down Essence Fest With Ladies First Line-Up

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At Essence Fest 2018, Queen Latifah brings out a star-studded lineup and proves her crown never left. Visit for more information Queen Latifah brought down the house at Essence’s yearly tribute to the power and beauty of Black Women. Celebrating the 20 year anniversary of her Hip-Hop classic Ladies First featuring Monie Love, a star-studded […]

Queen Latifah Introduces ‘The Queen Collective’ for Aspiring Female Filmmakers

Most people say when they make it they will look out for the next generation. Some do and some don’t. Looks like Queen Latifah is one of those do-ers, not talkers. Latifah is using her power and influence to amplify the voices of other women through a new initiative called The Queen Collective. Visit for […]

Queen Latifah Receives Honorary Doctorate Degree at Rutgers University

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Queen Latifah can add another notch to her long list of accomplishments, this time getting an honorary doctorate degree from Rutgers University. Visit for more information The multimedia maven was presented with the certification during their commencement ceremony. The school is located near her home state of New Jersey, so the recognition holds even […]

All Hail The Queen: Happy Birthday To The Iconic Queen Latifah

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Today (Mar. 18), one of the most influential figures to emerge from hip-hop culture celebrates her 48th birthday, the iconic, Queen Latifah. Visit for more information Hailing from Newark, New Jersey, Queen Latifah stepped into the scene with a musical offering that was unapologetically symbolic to socialism in the black community. Her 1988 debut […]

Queen Latifah Says There’s Enough Room For All Female Rappers

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Ahead of the release of the film Girls Trip, Queen Latifah stopped by Ebro in the Morning and spoke about acting, and gave her brutal honest opinion about today’s Hip Hop. Visit for more information The icon admits that she was never fond of Nicki Minaj holding down the female rap game by herself. […]

Queen Latifah, Remy Ma, Young M.A. And More Female MCs Unite At Summer Jam 2017


At Summer Jam 2017, the theme was definitely ladies first. Visit for more information Terror Squad’s First Lady Remy Ma brought all of the feminine legends from Hip Hop’s past and present to grace the stage at this year’s Summer Jam concert sponsored by HOT 97. Rem re-introduced rap vets Lil Kim and Queen […]

Queen Latifah, Jay Ellis, Nia Long Shine on ABFF Honors Gold Carpet [Gallery]

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The ABFF Honors taped on Friday, February 18 in Beverly Hills, California. The American Black Film Festival, also known as ABFF, celebrates Black culture by honoring individuals, movies and television shows that have had a significant impact on American entertainment. The second annual celebration, hosted by comedy queen Regina Hall, who kept the audience laughing […]

Queen Latifah Speaks About Recent Police Shootings On ‘Today’

As the country begins to try and understand the terrible events that took place last night [Thursday, July 7] and early this morning, it’s clear there are several complex issues that are overlapping now because of the deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and the five Dallas police officers. Visit for more information This […]

Queen Latifah To Be Honored At VH1 Hip Hop Honors

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VH1 has announced Queen Latifah will be the first artist honored at VH1 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail The Queens, saluting women in Hip Hop. Visit for more information The official announcement made today [Monday, June 13] also marks the return of the award show after a six year hiatus. “After a six-year hiatus, the […]

Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Join Cast Of Malcolm D. Lee’s ‘Girl Trip’

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This week, Deadline revealed Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith are starring in director Malcolm D. Lee’s latest project, Girl Trip. They are joining previously announced lead Regina Hall. Visit for more information This particular casting announcement is momentous because it marks the first time Latifah and Pinkett Smith will work together onscreen since F. Gary Gray’s 1996 cult classic, Set it Off. […]