On Tuesday, Angela Bassett graced the red carpet in a stunning ensemble as she was bestowed with an honorary Oscar at the 14th Governors Awards in recognition of her outstanding contributions to the film industry. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW […]

Angela Bassett is finally receiving the recognition she deserves! Having left an indelible mark on the cultural landscape for the past several decades, she will be officially be receiving  an honorary Oscar award. This Academy made the announcement on June 26th. This long-awaited achievement that will come to fruition later this year during the Governor’s […]

The 89th Annual Academy Awards was probably the most talked about event of the year so far (besides Remy Ma vs. Nicki Minaj). The American people gathered around their televisions, phones and computers to escape some of the intense drama happening in our nation. People watched the Oscars this year, following last year’s #OscarsSoWhite controversy, […]

The Academy Award winner and her husband are accused of failing to pay their taxes for two years, and now the government says they owe nearly $400,000.

Waka Flocka Flame is getting his weight up as an actor these days, but would he play a gay character if it meant that he could win an Oscar? Find out what answer Waka Flocka gave HeadKrack to this question, and hear what Waka Flocka had to say about acting on TV One‘s “The Rickey […]

After winning multiple awards, including an Oscar for her supporting role in The Help, Octavia Spencer still needs help getting work. Take a listen to The Help co-stars Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer speak candidly about needing help from others to land roles, even after winning awards in this exclusive interview with “The Rickey Smiley Morning […]