Actor Taraji P. Henson arrives at the 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, U.S., Sept. 19, 2021.
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On Nov. 12, Taraji P. Henson stopped by The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon in New York City where the Oscar nominated actress and Late Night Host teamed up to perform a few songs together. Earlier last week while in the Big Apple, Henson had dinner up in Harlem at Vinateria restaurant for “Harlem Meet Up” where celebrity chef/Red Rooster owner Marcus Samuelsson, The View’s Sunny Hostin and Harlem Ambassador Musa Jackson were also in attendance.
The weekend of Nov. 12, Vaunt and FIBA took the 3X3 America Cup to Miami for the first time ever, along with the Ballerfest Music Festival, marking a milestone for sports and entertainment events as the world continues to fight COVID-19. The event, which was streamed to thousands of viewers around the world by Live ex Live, included performances from Da Baby, Pitbull, Wiz Khalifa and more. The United States made history and took home the gold, in both the men’s and women’s competitions. Lastly, the Celebrity Game did not disappoint, with the Money Team, coached by boxing legend Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr., facing off against Team Boom Cups. Former NBA player Roger Mason is the CEO of Vaunt.
Saweetie, who hosted Nov. 13th’s MTV European Music Awards, won Best New Artist, Nicki Minaj won Best Hip-Hop, while the Best Collaboration award went to Doja Cat featuring SZA for “Kiss Me More.” According to reports, after a virtual 2020, the event was live from the Papp Laszlo Budapest Sportarena in Hungary and aired on MTV in 180 countries. The show drew inspiration from Budapest’s famous thermal spas and the Danube, the river that runs through the city, and featured a water theme with stages that appeared to be floating.
“Who Is Christmas Eve?” — a new Bounce original holiday movie centered around the emotional search for a young woman’s birth parents — will premiere during National Adoption Month, on Sunday, Nov. 21 at 8:00 pm ET. Eve Simons (Paige Audrey-Marie Hurd) was abandoned as an infant on the steps of a church 30 years ago on Christmas Eve. Now, struggling to move forward with her life, she embarks on a search to uncover the mystery of her birth. Romeo Miller plays her boyfriend Chris. Darryl Mc Daniels of RUN-DMC, who was adopted, makes a cameo of himself in the film.