Word on The Curb: May 21 “The CHI” star Jason Mitchell Accused of Sexual Harassment, Nipsey Hussle’s Sister Granted Custody Of His Daughter, Whitney Houston is set to go on tour, Mother Of Trayvon Martin Running For Office

“The CHI” star Jason Mitchell Accused of Sexual Harassment

As a result, he was released from both of his management agencies and fired from “The CHI” and Netflix’s upcoming #Desperados film. Word on the Curb is he sexually harassed his co-star, actress Tiffany Boone, who played his girlfriend. Tiffany reportedly made repeated complaints of sexual harassment and allegedly felt so unsafe that her fiance, “Dear White People” actor Marque Richardson, would sometimes have to come to set when she shot scenes with Mitchell. Eventually, Tiffany informed producers that she no longer wanted to work with Jason and wanted to be released her from the show, they granted her request,  and Michael stayed. But when other actresses on the show started to speak up about the same issues and Michael was fired.

Nipsey Hussle’s Sister Granted Custody Of His Daughter

The custody battle between Nipsey’s sister Samantha Smith, and the mother of his daughter, Tanisha, is over for now. A judge granted Samantha custody of the ten-year-old, Emani Asghedom. She had already been staying with Samantha since Nipsey’s death. They are scheduled to go back to court in July. For now, Tanisha and Samantha are working on a visitation schedule.

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Whitney Houston is set to go on tour

If you never had a chance to see Whitney Live well that chance is coming. Whitney’s estate has a new deal with Primary Wave Music Publishing company, that specializes in marketing the catalog of classic. Their first massive project for Whitney is a hologram tour. The show will feature Whitney Houston’s image and voice as a hologram, performing her classics backed by her original band and backup singers, including her brother Gary Houston. Whitney Houston’s longtime manager and sister-in-law, Pat Houston, says that she has turned down several deals pitched after Whitney’s death but now the time felt right.

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Mother Of Trayvon Martin Running For Office

Trayvon Martin’s mother Sybrina Fulton  announced she’s running for Miami-Dade County Commissioner. Since her son was fatally shot down, Sabrina has been the voice of Trayvon making tremendous strides advocating against gun violence and other issues. Sabrina says “It took my son being shot down in order for me to stand up. And I’m standing up. That’s why I’ve decided to run and serve.”

 

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