Brandy has been tapped for a recurring role on the TV drama ‘Drop Dead Diva’, kicking off later this summer. Brandy, who’s last major TV role was ‘Moesha’ back in the 90′s, is expected to play a nurse called Elisa who has a romantic history with J. Parker (Josh Stamberg). She comes to Parker for help when her late father’s life insurance provider refuses to give her any money.
“‘Drop Dead Diva’ is on my favorites list,” Brandy said. “And I am so thrilled that I get to be on it for at least three episodes. And such a juicy role!”
According to the show’s producer Josh Berman, Brandy’s character Elisa has “a big secret that no-one will see coming.”
Brandy added: “I’m excited to play a woman with a secret that could have such a huge impact on other characters.”
Personalities who have already agreed to appear in the new season include Quinton Aaron, Patti Stanger, Kathy Griffin, Clay Aiken, Lance Bass, Wanda Sykes, Tony Goldwyn and LeAnn Rimes.
One of Hollywood’s hottest women is officially off the market, and if the ring is any sign, she’s off for good. Reality TV star and entrepreneur Kim Kardashian is engaged to boyfriend of six months, New Jersey Nets forward Kris Humphries. The proposal came as a surprise to Kim when she arrived home on May 18 to Kris waiting in her bedroom on bended knee with four words written in red rose petals: “WILL YOU MARRY ME?”
People Magazine exclusively broke the story, reporting that Kris proposed with a 20.5-carat diamond ring. “I just knew I wanted it to be big,” said the 26-year-old basketball player, who planned a family celebration with Kris Kardashian after popping the question.
“I didn’t expect this at all,” Kim explains in People’s exclusive interview on newsstands this Friday. “I was in such shock. I never thought it would happen at home, and I never thought now.” For exclusive photos from Kim’s engagement party and more details from the proposal, check out the new issue of People Magazine, on newsstands Friday.
Clinton Sparks taps LMFAO and JoJo for his kiss-off anthem “Sucks to Be You” off his My Awesome Mixtape, dropping Wednesday. The fellas leave their significant others out in the cold on the club-geared record, produced by Sparks and DJ Snake. But it’s JoJo who steals the show with her sassy sound.
Jessie J’s new video features the U.K. singer/songwriter sitting down for a feast with a group of “socialite” people who start fighting with each other once the dinner is served. Oblivious with the chaos around her, the “Price Tag” hitmaker later climbs the table and romps around it.
“Nobody’s Perfect” is lifted from Jessie’s debut album “Who You Are” which has just been released in the United States on April 12. Released as the third single from the effort, It’s co-written by Claude Kelly and Jessica Cornish aka Jessie J.