Taraji P. Henson Is Writing Her Memoir

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Taraji P. Henson is writing her memoir
The Empire star has signed a deal with Simon & Schuster to release a memoir next year.

True Detective Season 2 gets a trailer and a premiere date
HBO has released photos and a teaser trailer for the season starring Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch and Rachel McAdams, which kicks off June 21.

Trevor Noah joke-stealing accusations have been well-known in South African comedy circles for years
Comedian Russell Peters tweeted yesterday that his accusation on Singapore TV that the future Daily Show host is a joke-stealer was a “prank.” But The NY Times’ Jason Zinoman thinks that’s “implausible.” — “Why is taking shots at another comic’s reputation in a small market supposed to be funny?” Zinoman delves into Noah’s joke-stealing accusations, questioning whether there is any merit to the accusations or whether they are “a sign of envy of a comedian on a meteoric rise.” Zinoman concludes that Noah needs to address his controversies in “detail, forcefully, bluntly and with humor” — and not via Twitter.

ABC announces the dates for the next 3 Oscars
They are: February 28, 2016, February 26, 2017, and March 4, 2018, all Sundays.

Boy George is getting a reality show
The Country Club singer is teaming with Bunim/Murray to document his move from London to Los Angeles.

Starz ballet drama Flesh and Bone debuts on Nov. 8
Check out the poster for the limited series about the competitive world of professional ballet, created by Breaking Bad Emmy-winning writer Moira Walley-Beckett.