Category : Celebrity Rumors

Bobbi Kristina Forced To Clarify Bobby Brown Comment

(CelebNMusic247) Bobbi Kristina has cleared up the comments she made regarding her father Bobby Brown‘s stay in rehab

Bobbi Kristina has cleared up the comments she made regarding her father Bobby Brown’s stay in rehab, saying she is “proud of him.”

After being questioned about her father checking into rehab, Bobbi Kristina, 19, made a comment about the wellbeing of her father, but her comments were misconstrued to appear as though he wasn’t getting better.

Now Bobbi is FORCED to clarify her comment on Twitter while also putting an end to RUMORS to rest that she has distanced herself from the New Edition singer.

Earlier today, Bobbi Kristina wrote:

Whoa whoa whoa!! They have me ALL wrong about what I said about my father, I completely support & love him more than air.”

“[I] didn’t [understand] the question when I was asked at that particular moment bc I didn’t know abt his rehabilitation. But I couldn’t possibly Bmore proud of HIM!!”

Brown went into rehab on the week Sparkle hit the theater, just six months after the death of his ex-wife and Bobbi’s mother, Whitney Houston, who passed away after accidentally drowning, complicated by heart disease and chronic cocaine usage.

Everyone needs to give Bobbie Kristina a break. She lost her mother and the media has been on her like flies. It’s hard when you lose a loved one. It takes time to heal and sometimes you just wanna hide or disappear for a minute to find yourself again.

Stay strong Bobbie.

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BET Taps Kelly Rowland To Star In New Pilot ‘What Would Dylan Do’

(CelebNMusic247) BET Taps Kelly Rowland To Star In New Pilot ‘What Would Dylan Do’.

Word is, Kelly Rowland, 31, is spreading her acting wings and reportedly is starring in a BET comedy pilot.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the show, titled What Would Dylan Do, will feature Rowlandstarring as a character named Dylan, a struggling L.A.-based relationship blogger who lives with her best friend Cherise (Gabrielle DennisThe Game) and wealthy and divorced roommate Brooke (Melanie LiburdStrike Back). The show will be executive produced by Warren Hutcherson.

Rowland is no stranger to TV. Most recently, she was a judge on the U.K. version of The X Factor, she’s also been featured on American Dreams, The HughleysGirlfriends and Single Ladies.

Seems BET is doing a change-up on their line up with some humor.

This must be an attempt to clean up the stagnant image that reality shows like Love and Hip Hop Atlanta has deplicted for the black community.

The concept sounds funny, hopefully its executed properly and gets the point across.

We’ll see.

Good Luck Kelly.

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Nina Simone’s Daughter Says ‘Nina’ Is A Biopic Lie

(CelebNMusic247) Nina Simone‘s Daughter Says ‘Nina Is A Biopic Lie!

Apparently, Nina Simone’s family is unhappy with the upcoming film about their mother Nina Simone.

Word is, the screen play ‘Nina’ that revolves around a romantic relationship between Nina Simone and her assistant Clifton Henderson is unauthorized.

Nina’s daughter reveals in a letter that her mother’s alleged affair with Clifton NEVER happened because he was gay and was NEVER her mother’s lover.

Yikes!

Nina Simone’s daughter, Simone writes,

Greetings Nina Simone Lovers, Simone here.

I have read many of the comments am happy you all took the time to share your thoughts and feelings.

Here’s mine:

When the announcement initially hit the press with MJ Blige cast as Nina (about 6 yrs ago) I heard it along with everyone else. The story was written as a love story between my mother and her former nurse, Clifton Henderson and primarily takes place during the last 8 years of her life.

Please note, this project is unauthorized. The Nina Simone Estate was never asked permission nor invited to participate.

I have seen many names regarding who you think should play the role of Nina. Remember Angela Bassett as Tina Turner? SHE NAILED IT! Angela Bassett is an ACTRESS! And, we all know she lip synced along with Tina and did an amazing job. Personally, I prefer an actress to a singer. Just because a person is great at one does not mean they will be great at the other. If written, funded and CAST PROPERLY a movie about my mother will make an lasting imprint.

My vision of a movie about my mother includes SO many pivotal moments that are monumentally important towards relaying the journey of a woman whose journey began as a child prodigy born in North Carolina in the 1930’s…too many to list here but, trust when I say the tale will inspire through the sheer sharing of HOW Eunice Waymon became Nina Simone, The High Priestess Of Soul renowned worldwide. How many of you know my mother’s FIRST love was classical music? Do you know the hours she practiced preparing to audition for the Curtis Institute of Music only to be rejected because of the color of her skin? **After my mother made her transition I accepted a diploma from that very same institute with a speech she began writing but was unable to finish prior to her death.** As a child, my mother was told her nose was too big and she was too dark yet she graduated valedictorian of her high school class – The Allen School for Girls – AND, skipped two grades. Nina was one of the most outspoken, prolifically gifted artists using the stage to speak out against racism during the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960’s. Her friends included Betty Shabazz, Lorraine Hansberry (my godmother), Langston Hughes, James Baldwin, Miriam Makeba, Stokely Carmichael, Presidents, Prime Ministers, Kings and Queens worldwide. Had she become a classical pianist, which was her dream….shattered, I doubt she would have found her true destiny. Nina Simone was a voice for her people and she spoke out HONESTLY, sang to us FROM HER SOUL, shared her joy, pain, anger and intelligence poetically in a style all her own. My mother stood up for justice, by any means necessary hahahaha YES, she was a revolutionary til the day she died. From Tragedy to Transcendence – MY VISION. The whole arc of her life which is inspirational, educational, entertaining and downright shocking at times is what needs to be told THE RIGHT WAY.

By the way:

Clifton Henderson was gay. He was not attracted to women. So, the truth is…Nina Simone and Clifton Henderson NEVER had a relationship other than a business one.

Please correct me, but isn’t a biopic the story of one’s life?

I have faith things will work out the right way and my mother’s real story will be told. For all she endured while here and all of the lives she has touched, she DESERVES to be remembered for who she truly was; not some made up love story from a former nurse/manager (now deceased) who sold his life rights because of his relationship to Nina Simone.

Ciao Y’All….Simone

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