Posts tagged "monique"

10 Celebrity Couples In Open Relationships

According to The National Enquirer, Rachael Ray’s husband, John Cusimano, is a regular patron of an exclusive, members-only NYC swingers club called Checkmate. What a great name, by the way. But…

Ami Angelowicz | January 26, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Unlikely Style Icon: Monique, The French Girl In “Better Off Dead”

I watched the ’80s classic “Better Off Dead” this weekend, and wow, hindsight really is 20/20. First off, it’s pretty clear that John Cusack’s character Lane Meyer is kind of…

Julie Gerstein | August 20, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Mo’Nique Suing Over Dog Dookie

We knew there must have been a good reason why Mo’Nique didn’t pay the $370,000 in back rent that her Georgia landlord is suing her for. The actress says she…

Ami Angelowicz | January 1, 2012 - 11:00 am

My Guy Likes Hairy Women

Dear Dating Mom:

I am dating a guy who loves a hairy woman. He likes hair on legs, underarms, and the vagina. My problem is that I am…

The Stir | December 29, 2010 - 9:45 pm

9 Celebrity Couples In Open Relationships

Lately, Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher have been ultra affectionate in public, trying to show the world that their marriage is not in danger amid rumors that Ashton cheated on Demi with a 21-year-old named Brittney…

abarlow | October 7, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Mo’Nique’s Brother Apologizes For Molesting His Sister

Few actresses could have portrayed a mom who abuses her daughter physically, verbally, and sexually with the nuance that Mo’Nique showed in “Precious.” Soon after making the movie, she…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | April 20, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Nair No More: Body Hair Is Back!

Just when you thought it was safe to go back to depilating, it’s not! Fascinatingly, debates over body hair have been some of the most impassioned on The Frisky, from…

Susannah Breslin | March 29, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Mo’Nique Says More Actresses Should Stop Shaving Their Legs And Pays Tribute To Hattie McDaniel

After her big Oscar win last night for Best Supporting Actress in “Precious,” Mo’Nique made her way backstage where she answered questions and joked around with reporters. When asked what…

Wendy Atterberry | March 8, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Quotable: Mo’Nique’s Husband Loves Her Hairy Legs

“He loves the hairy legs and if Sid likes the hairy legs, there you go. I tried shaving one time, and it was so uncomfortable and painful. I said never…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 4, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Oscar Theory #3: The Out-Of-Nowhere Star Gets Best Supporting Actress

Let’s play Oscar psychic for a minute, OK? I have a pretty good idea of who is going to win this year’s Best Supporting Actress Award. My crystal ball says…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | February 26, 2010 - 5:30 pm

Quotable: Mo’Nique On The Whole Shaving Thing

“I must show America what a real leg looks like … because it’s too much in the morning, every morning, to shave, to cut, you got Band-aids baby … I…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 19, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Mo’Nique’s A Winner, With Or Without A Razor

Mo’Nique took home a much-deserved statue at the Golden Globe Awards last night, for her performance in “Precious,” and she looked fabulous doing it. However, she did seem to forget…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 18, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Quickies: Mo’Nique Shuns Oscar Season Convention & Zahara’s Too Cute For Words

Mo’Nique refuses to reorganize her life or her priorities to get her mitts on an Oscar, like other hopefuls. [NY Times]
Oxygen is getting into the Jersey TV trend with…

Annika Harris | January 8, 2010 - 10:00 pm

We Can’t Wait To See “Precious”

On paper, the new movie “Precious” doesn’t sound like much fun: It’s the story of a 350-pound, illiterate black teenager impregnated for the second time by her dad and…

Jessica Wakeman | October 26, 2009 - 4:10 pm

Mo’Nique And Mariah Carey Give Stellar Performances In “Precious”

“Precious,” adapted from the novel Push by Sapphire, is a gritty indie film directed by Lee Daniels about an obese and illiterate teen who is pregnant for a…

Annika Harris | September 9, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Slideshow: The Frisky’s Favorite Plus Sized Pin Ups

Big girl bombshell Beth Ditto has already made us swoon with her songs and her sass, but now she’s going to conquer a business that has typically seemed a little…

Simcha | January 29, 2009 - 5:12 am

Essence Magazine: Voluptuous And Lovin’ It Issue

I was very skeptical when I heard about Essence’s special “Voluptuous Issue” this morning. I thought maybe it would be a gimmick like Vogue Italia’s “Black Issue”. And I didn’t…

Annika Harris | September 24, 2008 - 6:00 pm