Plus: Kanye West to create video game about his mother's journey to Heaven, Kevin Hart sets his sights on the Oscars next year and more!
Morris Chestnut Lands New TV Role
As if Empire wasn't enough, Fox is adding more sexiness to its TV lineup. Morris Chestnut will star as Dr. Rosewood Jr, a top pathologist in Miami with extraordinary skills understanding living and dead bodies, in a new series pilot. No word yet on when the pilot will air but we cannot wait. [Deadline]
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Kanye West to Make Video Game Dedicated to His Mother
Kanye West's song about his mother's spirit is about to get a bit more interactive. West told The Breakfast Club that he plans to turn "Only One" into a video game about his mother's death.
"So right now I'm working on a video game for 'Only One,'" he said. "The idea is, it's my mother going through the gates of heaven and you have to bring her to the highest gates of heaven by holding her to the light. We've been working on it for like six months."
Awards season just ended but Kevin Hart is already planning for next year. Hart revealed that he has serious plans about headlining next year's Academy Awards show.
"I'm thrilled to be here but this is just the first step," he said. "The next step is to come back and host. Immediately." [Entertainment Tonight]
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Is a 'Barbershop 3' On The Way?
Barbershop is back! Deadline exclusively reveals that Barbershop 3 is coming to a theater near you very soon. Malcolm D.Lee (The Best Man) will direct this next installment with Ice Cube and Cedric the Entertainer reprising their roles. Will you be watching?