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Corey Hawkins instantly won the hearts of moviegoers when he portrayed Dr. Dre in the highly acclaimed NWA biopic film, Straight Outta Compton. And now, Hawkins is heading to the small screen to do the same.

It was recently confirmed that Hawkins landed the male lead the reboot of the 24 franchise, 24: Legacy.  But while we are all just getting hip to the big news, Hawkins tells HipHollywood exclusively that it’s been in the words for a while. “The conversation started a while ago,” he told us at while at the SAG Awards.

He added, “I read the script and it’s amazing. I was interested in it and they wanted to work with me and I think we have some really exciting things in store.”

Hawkins will succeed Kiefer Sutherland’s role as lead protagonist, Jack Bauer.

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Inside LeToya Luckett’s Intimate Weekend Wedding!

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Congratulations to LeToya Luckett! The singer/ actress and her fiance Texas businessman Tommicus Walker tied the knot over the weekend in Austin, TX.

According to Essence, the pair said ‘I do’ on Sunday at the Villa Antonia, a sprawling mansion in the canyons of Texas Hill Country.

Pastor John Gray, who is a dear friend of Luckett’s, officiated their wedding ceremony, while Tank sang “At Last” as Luckett walked down the aisle.

Luckett’s bestie Eudoxie Bridges (pictured below) was one of two matrons of honor, while the grooms brother’s Tamarcus Joe Walker and Treoun Walker, were the best men.

Luckett wore a custom Vera Wang gown for the wedding while her husband donned a Tom Ford jacket and pants by Ermenegildo Zegna. For the reception she changed into a beautiful white lace gown, while Walker wore a burgundy suit.

Guests included Ludacris, Luckett’s former Destiny’s Child bandmate, Latavia Roberson and Michelle Williams, NBA player Dahntae Jones and his wife Valeisha Butterfieild.

Luckett was previously married in 2016 to motivational speaker Rob Hill Sr, but pulled the plug just three months later.

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