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*******Halle Berry had to break up a fight between her boyfriend Olivier Martinez and photographers at the L.A. International Airport. Martinez is tired of being hounded by photographers while he is out with Berry. Last Thanksgiving, he beat up Halle's baby daddy. The fight left Model Gabriel Aubry with a black eye, broken ribs and a police investigation. No charges filed in that case.
*********Sunny Anderson of The Food Network has a new cook book coming. Sunny Anderson: Easy Food For Real Life hits stores this August.
*********Smokey Robinson has signed with a new record label, Verve/Universal which is chaired by Musician/Producer David Foster, with plans to record a new duet album. Smokey has written classics for Mary Wells, Marvin Gaye and The Temptaions, to name few. On his new CD Duets, Robinson will duet on classic songs he has written, performed or both. Smokey follows in the footsteps of fellow ex-Motowner Lionel Richie. Richie's duet album gave him a number one album after nearly 30 years. Smokey's CD is due out this fall.
********In addition to his TV Land show The Soul Man and his new hosting duties on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, Cedric The Entertainer will be lending his voice to the animated movie Planes. The movie comes out Aug 9th. The award winning film Django Unchained comes out on DVD April 16th, The Quentin Tarantino movie stars Jamie Foxx, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington and Christoph Waltz, who won an Oscar for his role as the bounty hunter. Tarantino won an Oscar for his screenplay. Jock Chatter
********Having a morning cup of joe could be more than just a little pick-me-up to start the day. Studies show moderate amounts of coffee could be good for your heart and brain. Experts at the Cleveland Clinic say the way to reap the most benefits from coffee is to drink it black or with a little bit of skim milk. They say adding lots of sugar and cream only adds calories
********Miley Cyrus is making her return to music with the help of an interesting partner - rapper Snoop Dogg. The singer is featured on his new track, called "Ashtrays and Heartbreaks." Miley tweeted her fans the link, promising that her new music is "coming soon," and offering up "Ashtrays and Heartbreaks" to tide them over. The song will be featured on Snoop's new album, "Reincarnated" due out on April 23rd. What do you think of it?
*********Good things are happening for Brian Banks. Banks, if you recall, unfortunately served 5 years in prison for a rape he didn’t commit. However, on Wednesday, 10 months after his release that followed a California judge throwing out his conviction, Banks learned he’ll be wearing an Atlanta Falcons uniform. As he signed the contract, he wore a sweatshirt that showed a California license plate that said “XONR8.” “