Yaya DaCosta

Fox released the official trailer for their new series Our Kind of People. The story inspired by Lawrence Otis Graham’s critically acclaimed book, Our Kind of People: Inside America’s Black Upper Class, is set to debut in the fall.

Lifetime biopics are making us a little leery after the atrocious “Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B” biopic that aired on the channel in November. Naturally,…

Lifetime’s Whitney Houston biopic is up and running and Entertainment Tonight has the exclusive peek of the controversial film. See below. What do you think…

Meagan Good expressed interest in playing Whitney Houston in her upcoming biopic, however producers chose Yaya DaCosta for the job. According to sources, the model-turned-actress has been cast to play the legendary singer in her forthcoming Lifetime movie directed by Angela Bassett. As we reported earlier, Whitney Houston will chronicle “the headline-making relationship between the […]

This week, celebrities are enjoying their easy access into New York’s Fashion Week. Keri Hilson sat in the front row at Jeremy Scott, The Blonds and Marchesa, and was joined by Eve and Kanye West. Ashanti flew solo, while Yaya DaCosta and Tika Sumpter (of new “Gossip Girl” fame) enjoyed the Christian Cato show. And […]

Raphael Saadiq‘s music video for his latest single, “Good Man,” is certain to get people talking.  The clip, starring The Wire‘s Chad Coleman and America’s Next Top Model contestant Yaya DaCosta, tells a gripping story of a couple falling out of love with each other leading to the woman managing to have her husband arrested.

Actresses Halle Berry, Rashida Jones and Yaya DaCosta were snubbed of receiving nominations for a Screen Actors Guild Award. Rashida Jones (daughter of Quincy Jones and “The Office” fame) was not recognized for her role in the amazing ensemble cast of this year’s “The Social Network” (aka “The Facebook Movie”). Nor was Yaya DaCosta (of […]