Daily Buzz 11.4.11

    Rihanna dresses up for new album

    Is Rihanna being a little more conservative with her wardrobe for Talk That Talk?

    The singer, recently released a promo pic from the album. She’s sporting a three-piece suit and hat while lounding in a rusty lawn chair. Check out the pic below!
     

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    VH1 to air This Is It

    More than two years after his untimely death, the story of what would have been his final show is making its way to broadcast TV.

    VH1 has announced that it will air the 2009 documentary/concert film This Is It on November 7 at 9 p.m. The film documents his preparation for his 50-show run at London’s O2 arena.
     

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    Game helps out Top Model

    Los Angeles rapper The Game is no stranger to be surrounded by beautiful women. So, when he pitched in on this week’s episode of "America’s Next Top Model," it was easy for him to offer some encouragment to one contestant who was a little shaken about starring in a music video featuring a song she’d written.

    Take a look at how he boosted Alison’s ego when you watch the video below.
     

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    Lark Voorhies stars in Measure of Faith

    Lark Voorhies of "Saved By The Bell" fame is playing out some family drama in her upcoming film. Although she plays a supporting role, Lark is doing her best to keep her home in order in Measure of Faith.

    The straight-to-DVD isn’t due in stores until next week, but you can get a peek at the film in the trailer below!
     

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    E! to air Kim Kardashian wedding special

    Kim Kardashian might say she married for love, but that’s not keeping E! from cashing on the breakdown of her marriage to Kris Humphries.

    The New York Daily News reports that the network has said that it will go ahead with it’s plan to re-air it’s four-hour special, "Kim’s Fairytale Wedding," tonight. Reps for E! don’t think it will conflict with Kim’s life or career.

    “I don’t even know if Kim has had a chance to emotionally process this the way that she needs to,” said Suzanne Kolb, president of E! Entertainment. “I don’t have any indication that this is going to change her career path.”

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    Is Latifah the new daytime queen?

    More than a decade after her first talk show ended, Queen Latifah is planning a return to daytime TV.

    The new show hosted by the rapper-turned-actor-turned-singer and Flavor Unit boss is expected to return in 2013.

    Latifah has some big names behind this project, including Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith, whose company, Overbrook Entertainment, is collaborating on the project.

    “We’ve had a long and successful history both personally and professionally with Overbrook’s Miguel, JL, Jada and Will. We share a common vision and have been wanting to collaborate for quite some time. The talk show is the perfect project to work on together,” said Flavor Unit co-owner Shakim Compere.

     

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    Tyrese reminisces over VJ Days

    Tyrese said he lost control over his bladder and his necklace during a hosting gig with MTV.

    “I call myself being fancy… jumped on a jet ski drove off and I end up falling off of my jet ski while the cameras was rolling. It was a nasty fall. I was scared. I peed on myself a little bit,” he said.

    That wasn’t the worst of it.

    “I lost my necklace,” said Tyrese who recounted that a police officer found the item and requested $25,000 for the jewelry’s return.

    Found out what happened next. Watch.

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    Amar’e Stoudemire talks NBA lockout

    “We want to play. We’re trying to figure out ways to get out there and play. We’re doing charity games and different events to keep the game going. It will hopefully end soon,” he told the hosts of “The View.”

    After chatting it up with the co-hosts, Amar’e shot some hoops with Sherri Shepherd and Elisabeth Hasselback.

    Watch.

     

    —Sonya Eskridge and Tracy L. Scott

     

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