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Podcast: Download This weekend at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Phoenix Awards Dinner and on CBS’s 60 “Minutes,” President Barack Obama touted the economic recovery in the United States. Monday on “NewsOne Now,” Roland Martin, Danielle Belton, Communications Strategist; Hughey Newsome from Project 21 and Yesha Callahan, Grapevine Editor and Staff Writer for The Root.com discussed the growth of the economy and […]
Zelda Wafer, massage therapist to the stars, joined Roland Martin Monday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss how massage therapy can improve your health. Wafer’s clients have included Nelson Mandela, Jamie Foxx, T.D. Jakes, Nicole Kidman, John Kerry and members of the Washington Wizards. During this week’s Fit!Live!Win! segment Martin decided to demonstrate his massage therapy skills […]
Revered mega church televangelist, author and television/film producer T.D. Jakes (pictured) is facing a battle against violent former congregation member Karleisha Tarver (pictured below left). Reportedly, the woman has stalked him in the past, so Jakes not only filed a lawsuit against her last month but a judge extended a restraining order last Friday because Tarver’s actions “may […]
As millions of people around the globe observed World AIDS Day on Sunday, Bishop T.D. Jakes (pictured) and his Potter’s House megachurch, provided free HIV testing to throngs of Dallas residents. Jakes wanted to get the much-needed message across that getting tested is “easy, simple and important,” according to The Christian Post. RELATED: Adult Film Actress […]
Bishop T.D. Jakes (pictured) already has a few movies he’s produced under his belt, such as “Not Easily Broken” and “Jumping the Broom,” and now he is adding “Black Nativity” to his credits. Starring Jennifer Hudson who plays a single Mother who had her child when she was 15, the film captures just how common […]
Deitrick Haddon, star of Oxygen’s smash docu-series Preachers of L.A., called into Atlanta’s 102.5 Praise and responded to Bishop T.D. Jakes’ sharp criticism of the show. “I have the absolute utmost respect for Bishop TD Jakes and what he represents. I considered him one of our generals in this generation,” he said. “I was a bit taken back […]
Tyler Perry has never been one to hide his religious convictions underneath his sleeves, so no one was really surprised when he caught the Spirit as he stood before T.D. Jakes‘ congregation at Potter’s House in Dallas, Texas this past Sunday. Evoking the cadence of a Baptist preacher, Perry began his testimony discussing the power […]
The T.D. Jakes produced “Jumping The Broom” leapt over expectations this weekend with an opening of over $13 million. The class-conscious comedy movie was only expected to open up with between $8-10 million in sales. While Tyler Perry seemed to have the Black marriage/comedy market in a stranglehold, Jakes appears to be a player now […]
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