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Tom Cruise Turns 50,Tops Forbes List of Highest Paid Actors

    Tom Cruise  who recently separated from wife katie holmes led Forbes' annual list of the 100 highest paid actors earning nearly twice that of second place Leonardo DiCaprio and recapturing his spot among Hollywood's top-earning performers after his recent blockbuster movie "Mission: Impossible.     Cruise who celebrates his 50th  birthday on  tuesday (July 3,2012) earned $75 million between May 2011 and May 2012, making him the highest-paid actor in Hollywood.       Last year's top earner Leonardo DiCaprio tied for second place on the list with funnyman Adam Sandler,  both with $37 million.         DiCaprio's earnings dropped after his 2010 "Inception," grossed $825 million at the global box office while his last film, "J. Edgar" disappointed at the box office. Sandler's income included his paycheck from 2011 film "Jack and Jill."       Former professional wrestler Dwayne "The Rock" Johnso

Jackie Chan Partners With Unicef To Combat Child Trafficking

Jackie chan     Hong Kong-born Chinese actor Jackie Chan   has partnered with Unicef to combat child trafficking . The movie-star will be in  Myanmar, this week on a three-day mission to help combat child trafficking in the Southeast Asian nation.      UNICEF announced Tuesday that in his capacity as a good-will ambassador, Chan will visit the agency's projects for supporting trafficked children under special care for trauma and distress. He also will meet with officials of the Social Welfare Ministry and members of the Myanmar Police Anti-Trafficking Task Force .     The U.S. State Department's annual report on human trafficking says thousands of children in Myanmar are forced to serve in the national army and ethnic military groups.       However, Myanmar signed an agreement with the United Nations last week to ban the recruitment of child soldiers and demobilize those already serving.

BigBrother Stargame :Goldie Nominated For Eviction

   Nigeria's representative at the ongoing Bigbrother stargame , Goldie has been nominated for possible eviction.Goldie's boyfriend in the house, Prezzo nominated her after saying he is done with her .      Lady may, prezzo, Kyle ,junia and keagan are other nominees for possible eviction this sunday. Two nominees with the lowest votes will go home.

Afrobeat Legend 'Femi Kuti's 50th Birthday Party [Video]

          Olufela Olufemi Anikulapo Kuti, the eldest son of  Afrobeat creator  Late Fela Kuti, celebrated his Golden Jubilee on june 16,2012 at the New African shrine, Lagos w ith performances by Ara(Queen of drums),Seun Kuti , Femi Kuti himself and others.        Femi also talks about his father, his lifestyle, music, general beliefs, etc that you may never have heard before. Watch the videos below.

2012 BET Awards [Photos]

Rev.Al shapton Common BET CEO -Debra lee Faith evans Jammie foxx Jermaine Dupri Kerry washington Lala anthony Lira Michelle williams Shannon and Monica Brown Ray J Samuel L.Jackson(L) Spike lee and wife tonya Tank ,elle varner,Tyrese ,Ginuwine Taraji P.Henson Trey songz Willow and jaden smith Beyonce, Jay z, kanye west, Kim kardashian Beyonce Receives Best R& B Award Busta rhymes Chris brown Cissy Houston Kanye west and Jay z Receive Video of the year award Nicki minaj Samuel..L.Jackson and spike lee on stage  Usher performing Yolanda adams receives award for best gospel

Cissy Houston, Mariah Carey ,Brandy Pay Tribute To Whitney Houston at the BET Awards

Cissy Houston pays tribute to daighter whitney houston at the BET Awards          Late Whitney Houston was remembered Sunday night with a tribute at the BET Awards. Cissy Houston's tribute to her late daughter was the emotional highlight of the ceremony      Mariah Carey introduced the segment by noting the perceived rivalry between the two singers, who collaborated on "When You Believe," their Oscar-winning song from the 1998 animated film The Prince of Egypt.     " We got to spend a lot of time together as we promoted it, and we really got to know each other as people, not divas," she said, noting that Houston was "a hilarious person, with a cutting sense of humor. She was real and kept it real, and that's why we got along so well. If you really knew Whitney, you coudln't help but love her."   Mariah carey pays tribute to whitney houston        She said the last time she was with Houston was in London about a year ago,

Wizkid And Sarkodie Win BET Awards' Best International Act Africa -Full Winners List

Sarkodie and wizkid at the BET Awards Pre -Event       Wizkid and Sarkodie have been given the BET Awards 'Best International Act africa . The two were given joint award at the ceremony which held last night (July 1)at the shrine auditorium in Los Angeles .They defeated  iceprince, lira, mokobe,and camp mulla .     Kanye West and Jay-Z won the award's top prize, earning video of the year for "Otis." and  best group.     Beyonce won video director of the year (along with Alan Ferguson) and best female R&B artist . Chris Brown was also a double winner:R&B and Entertainer of the year. FULL WINNERS LIST Best Female R&B Artist Marsha Ambrosius BeyoncĂ©- Winner Mary J. Blige Melanie Fiona Rihanna Best Male R&B Artist Chris Brown- Winner Bruno Mars Miguel Trey Songz Usher Best Male Hip-Hop Artist Big Sean Drake- Winner J. Cole Lil Wayne Rick Ross Young Jeezy Best Female Hip-Hop Artist Nicki Minaj- Winner Diamond Trina Brianna Perry Best Group