Between ‘Zola’ and ‘Heaux Tales’ women are owning their sexuality right now
Seriously. High temperatures, more skin and a lot of mixed drinks with umbrellas.
Count me in. And after making it through a pandemic, you had much better applaud ANY body you’re residing in and designate it summer-ready.
That’s why I am all kinds of delighted by the hot-girl summer season energy today as ladies are owning their company.
Which leads me into today’s what to enjoy:
3 things to enjoy
What occurs when you get 2 strippers, a clingy sweetheart and an unsafe pimp together for a trip?
All kinds of shenanigans — and we are SO here for it.
If Paige appears best as Zola, thank Bravo, who informed me she discovered her and surreptitiously took pictures of the young starlet at a coffee bar after earlier finding Paige in an advertisement for her VH1/BET drama, “Hit the Floor.”
Paige was not pleased about the snaps.
“Zola” remains in theaters now.
‘Summer Season of Soul’
Questlove can actually do it all.
The drummer for The Roots, super star DJ and accessory trainer at New york city University has actually directed his very first movie, a documentary entitled “Summer of Soul.”
The movie is billed as “part music film, part historical record created around an epic event that celebrated Black history, culture and fashion.”
“Over the course of six weeks in the summer of 1969, just 100 miles south of Woodstock, the Harlem Cultural Festival was filmed in Mount Morris Park (now Marcus Garvey Park),” according to a press release for the movie. “The footage was never seen and largely forgotten — until now.”
Being informed while you jam? Sign me up!
The doc begins streaming on Hulu Friday.
I’m a sucker for musical artists who can likewise act. Liniker’s efficiency as Cassandra, a female whose life deviates when a kid she never ever understood she had shows up at her door, is outstanding. She likewise sings in the series, so bonus offer!
“September Mornings,” likewise called “Manhãs de Setembro,” is presently streaming on Amazon Prime.
2 things to listen to
It appears that the pandemic has artists out here developing adequate tunes that they can launch more than one album a year.
Color me not mad about it.
Let the storytelling start on Sunday.
The Summertimes Olympics begin July 23. In honor of the video games, Audible is providing a special six-episode podcast series.
The podcast is presently streaming.
Something to discuss
More prequels, please.
I understand Hollywood likes a great follow up — and several ones at that — however I yearn for origin stories.
I was consumed with the HBO program and am so eagerly anticipating this movie. (Required business synergy disclosure: HBO and CNN are both part of WarnerMedia.)
Perfect casting. Plus, behind every excellent character is a history that assisted him or her arrive. Bada bing, bada boom.
Something to drink on
Assistance for Britney Spears is growing louder.
As terrific as that is, I hope assistance continues when headings are gone.
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.