On today’s Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels weigh in on the latest pop culture headlines and hot topics, including:
A French magazine published nude photos of Prince William’s bride Kate Middleton. Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds get married. Does Chris Brown’s new tattoo resemble Rihanna? Eva Longoria is dating New York Jets’ Mark Sanchez.
Nicki Minaj and Keith Urbon join American Idol as judges. The Voice beats The X Factor in the ratings. Glee returned for its fourth season, but Luke isn’t happy about the premiere. He and Melodie are sick of The Rachel Berry Show. Find out what the PC gang thinks of NBC’s new comedy The New Normal. Who will Jenna choose on Awkward?
Resident Evil's latest franchise offering tops the Box Office.
All this and much more on today’s Pop Confidential podcast.
Current and former soap stars Victoria Rowell (pictured above), Eric Winter, Kamar de Los Reyes, Roselyn Sanchez and Winsor Harmon attended the 2012 NCLR ALMA Awards on September 16. Glee’s Naya Rivera, Teen Wolf’s Tyler Posey, Revenge’s Madeleine Stowe, The Voice’s Christina Aguilera, Suits’ Gina Torres and Eva Longoria were among the primetime, film and music stars who walked the red carpet. See more photos after the jump! READ MORE
The upcoming fourth season of Glee promises big name guest stars like Kate Hudson, fresh additions to New Directions and the familiar faces you’ve come to know and love over the first three seasons. New photos have been released for the season premiere, “The New Rachel”, and it looks like things are gonna get interesting! What are you looking forward to most and dreading most about the new season of Glee? See more photos after the jump. READ MORE
Black Hollywood was out in full force at the premiere of One Life to Live alum Tika Sumpter's new movie Sparkle on Thursday night! Soap alums Cicely Tyson (Guiding Light), Victoria Rowell (The Young and the Restless), Vivica A. Fox (Generations, The Young and the Restless) and Elise Neal (Loving) were on hand, as was Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of the late Whitney Houston, who walked the red carpet with Nick Gordon.
The memory of Brown's deceased mother was ever present. Houston played mom to the central, singing sisters in this her final film performance. Celebrities from Tyler Perry to Glee’s Amber Riley were also in attendance. See more red carpet photos from the premiere of Sparkle after the jump!
Will Ricky Martin soon be living la vida loca in front of the camera? Deadline is reporting the Latin hearthrob has signed a holding deal with Universal Television. The deal will allow him to create and star in TV specials and his very own series. Universal TV EVP Bela Bajaria said in a released statement:
“Whether he’s performing before sold-out concert crowds, or starring on Broadway, where he is currently playing to SRO in Evita, Ricky connects with his audience in a very palpable way — and we are thrilled that he will be adding TV star to his incredible resume.