According to The Smoking Gun (TSG), Rev. Al Sharpton was once an informant for the FBI who went by the code name CI-7. His alleged involvement were for four years in mid 1980’s. The site accuses him of recording the activities of Genovese crime family. The site says, Sharpton would carry a briefcase with a recording device inside that he used to tape conversations that detailed mob hits, extortion and other schemes for an FBI/NYPD joint task force that sought information about Mafia crime families. Shaprton doesn’t deny that he worked with authorities; he says the lengths to which he worked, as described by The Smoking Gun, are “crazy.” He says he wasn’t an informant, and those who are accusing him of these claims of trying to undermine his civil rights activism.
The rumors of Porsha being fired for beating up Kenya Moore during the taping of the RHOA reunion have not been proven or disproved. Well according to TMZ, the other women on the show stepped up to the plate for Porsha if Bravo does decide to fire Porsha. The ladies have threaten to walk if Bravo does decide to fire Porsha. However Kenya Moore is making it clear that if Porsha stays then she is quits. Reportedly, since the brawl, ALL housewives’ contracts for next season have been put on hold until the show’s producers can figure out what they want to do about the Porsha situation.
The actor, poet, artist and musician will star in the upcoming Broadway musical “Holler If Ya Hear Me,” based on the lyrics of Tupac Shakur. The musical, directed by A Raisin in the Sun’s Kenny Leon, is slated to begin preview performances May 29 and officially open on June 19.
Wesley Snipes served a 3-year prison bid for being convicted on tax evasion charges. Since his release he has been laying low. Until now last year Snipes signed on for his first major movie starring role alongside Sylvester Stallone, Mel Gibson, Harrison Ford, Jet Li, Kelsey Grammer and Arnold Schwarzenegger in The Expendables 3.
The action film series, which features several aging icons of the genre, have raked in huge box office results. The film hits theaters nationwide August 15,2014.
Do you think Wesley Snipes still has what it takes to be a leading man in Hollywood?