True Blood alum Rutina Wesley comes into her own with Oprah-produced Queen Sugar

Are Rutina Wesley and Anna Paquin friends? The True Blood co-stars go way back, Hollywood-wise–but now, with Queen Sugar, Rutina has stepped into her own leading role. It’s not something that Rutina takes lightly, particularly when her new show is being produced by no less a titan than Oprah Winfrey. Keep reading to find out how the friendship Rutina formed with Anna helped prepare her for her “Oprah moment,” and what she hopes to get out of hew newest part.

Rico Suave’s daughter responds to flubbing Miss USA question

The daughter of 90s pop star Gerardo, Nadia Mejia, was able to poke fun at herself after flubbing on a question about the economy during the televised portion of last night’s Miss USA competition. See her fun reply, find out about her struggles with anorexia and then get educated via a vintage Oprah clip if you have no idea who Rico Suave is! #rawlikesushi

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DLISTEDPunky Brewster Is Pregnant For The Fourth Time

CELEBITCHY – Mindy Kaling responds to criticism that she’s not embracing diversity enough

THE BLEMISHJustin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Join the Ranks of Celebrity Anti-Vaxxers

REALITY TEARHOA Race: Moore Manor vs. Chateau Sheree!

THE ASHLEY’S REALITY ROUNDUPHonoring Diem Brown: How MTV is Remembering the Late Challenge Star

What happened to the Oprah Radio Sirius XM channel?

Listeners to the Oprah Radio Sirius XM channel were surprised to discover silence when they tuned in on January 1. And not only has the channel gone silent, but so have Sirius XM and Oprah’s Harpo Radio, Inc. — neither of which have offered up any official explanation as to why the channel was dropped. Keep reading to find out what call-in show host Dr. Jenn had to say when answering her listeners’ frequently asked questions about the future of The Dr. Jenn Show and Oprah Radio.