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Exclusive: Suit Designer Says Kris Humphries Stiffed Him

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Kris Humphries is being sued for allegedly failing to follow through on an agreement he made with suit designer, Scott Hill.

Hill claims that Kim Kardashian’s estranged husband made a deal with him nearly two years ago, agreeing that if the Brooklyn Nets player introduced his business to two NBA friends, he would give him a 30% deal on clothes.

HipHollywood spoke exclusively with Mr. Hill, who tells us that Humphries did not hold up his end of the bargain. “The simple matter is that we hoped Kris would live up to his side of the agreement, but he chose not to appreciate that hard work my company put in,” the designer explained.

Hill, who is known for his custom-made tailored suits, claims to have sold more that $46,000 worth of goods to the basketball player with a discounted price.

“We gave Kris the opportunity to clear things up. For sometime, there’s been a difference of opinion on how things should be handled,” Hill explained. “Therefore, we had to take legal remedy.”

Hill, who filed the lawsuit a week ago, is suing Humphries for more that $52k in damages.

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5 Reasons You Need To Know Daveed Diggs

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If you don’t know the name Daveed Diggs you will now! The Oakland native is definitely one to watch in Hollywood. Here are five reasons why.

1. He has already taken Broadway by storm.

In 2016 Diggs nabbed a Tony and a Grammy award for his role as Marquis de Lafayette/ Thomas Jefferson in “Hamilton.” Believe it or not Diggs didn’t even audition for the role. While substitute teaching in Marin County, CA he met Hamilton’s eventual star and creator Lin Manuel-Miranda and director, Thomas Kail who invited him to join their free-style rap group and later helped them craft the fast-rapping revolutionary. 

2. He’s funny. 

Diggs is proving he’s also got some amazing comedy chops with two memorable recurring sitcom roles: one as Perry, the crush du jour for Kimmy (Ellie Kemper) on Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and the other on ABC’s black-ish as Johan, the free-spirited brother of Rainbow (Tracee Ellis Ross). In fact, Black-ish creator Kenya Barris wrote the role for Diggs after being “blown away” by his performance on stage.

3. His first feature film Wonder is in theaters now.

In the film based on the New York Times best-selling novel of the same name, Diggs plays Mr. Browne the fifth grade teacher at the school where lead Jacob Tremblay attends. Diggs landed the role after wrapping his run in “Hamilton” and told HH it was like a crash course in film acting alongside Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson.

4. He’s a rapper. 

His experimental noise rap group Clipping has garnered a major cult following on Youtube. Their LP CLPPNG was an Album Of The Week back in 2014. And in 2016 the trio performed on The Late Late Show with James Corden to promote the release of their six-track EP Wriggle. 

5. He is executive producer of ABC’s The Mayor.  

The show about a struggling young rapper (Brandon Micheal Hall) who runs for local office (and wins) to boost his popularity, debuted this Fall and already is garnering wave reviews. Not surprisingly Diggs and his Clipping bandmates William Hutson and Jonathan Snipes, also produce all the music for the show.

 

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