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Can You Guess What Role Jill Scott Will Be Playing In The James Brown Biopic?



HipHollywood has learned that Jill Scott has been cast to play James Brown’s wife in an upcoming biopic about the Godfather of Soul.

Scott will join actor Chadwick Boseman in Get On Up, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film will focus on Brown’s rise to fame as well as his battle with drug addiction, arrest for domestic violence and financial woes. The part of Brown’s wife is being written specifically for Scott, although it is unclear which of Brown’s three wives Scott will play.

Scott also join Octavia Spencer, Viola Davis and Nelsan Ellis in the movie, which hits theaters on October 17, 2014.


From Gangsta To Gospel … Snoop Dogg Shuts Down Critics Of His Spiritual Album



Who says a gangsta rapper can’t drop a gospel album — apparently, the critics.

Snoop Dogg released his spiritual effort, Bible Of Love, today and unfortunately some folks just don’t understand why. Thankfully, we talked to Uncle Snoop and he let the haters know they won’t be dulling his shine.

“My spirit is in the right place,” Snoop proclaimed, “so for those who have backlash or something to say, their spirit ain’t right.” But Unc didn’t stop there, he went on a preached a word right quick … “I thought the Bible said Jesus was in the streets mixing it up with the real, bringing the real back to the fold.” Yep, yep, that’s exactly right!

But just because he has a gospel album doesn’t mean Snoop ain’t still street. “I come from the hood and I come from the church so they can’t out do me,” he reminded us.

Do you agree with The Doggfather’s message?

Bible Of Love is available now!

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