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Alana Mayo Files for Divorce From Lena Waithe

Alana Mayo is filing for divorce from Lena Waithe.

The 35-year-old former partner of the 36-year-old producer and Master of None actress filed paperwork for divorce about 10 months after the two split in January, ET confirmed Sunday (November 22).

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The news also comes about one year after Lena revealed they were married.

The divorce was filed in Los Angeles on Friday (November 20).

They previously issued a statement about their split at the beginning of the year to the outlet.

“After careful thought and consideration, we have decided to part ways. We have nothing but support for one another and ask that you respect our privacy during this time,” they said.

Lena and Alana got engaged in 2017, before they said “I do” in a small courthouse wedding.

All of these couples also split in 2020.

Lena Waithe-Produced 'The Forty-Year-Old Version' Gets a Trailer - Watch!

The Forty-Year-Old Version is coming!

The forthcoming film, which was directed, written by and co-starring Radha Blank, and produced by Lena Waithe, is set to be released on October 9 on Netflix.

Here’s a plot summary: “Radha, a down-on-her-luck NY playwright, is desperate for a breakthrough before 40. But when she foils what seems like her last shot at success, she’s left with no choice but to reinvent herself as rapper RadhaMUSPrime. The Forty-Year-Old Version follows Radha as she vacillates between the worlds of Hip Hop and theater on a quest to find her true voice.”

The film won the Directing Prize at The 2020 Sundance Film Festival.

The movie also stars Peter Kim, Oswin Benjamin, Imani Lewis, Haskiri Velazquez, Antonio Ortiz, TJ Atoms, Jacob Ming Trent, Stacey Sargeant, William Oliver Watkins, Meghan O’Neill, André Ward, Welker White and Reed Birney.

Lena Waithe also stars in this horror satire…

Hulu Drops Trailer for 'Bad Hair,' a Horror Satire Starring Elle Lorraine!

A new trailer that is getting so much buzz is the upcoming Hulu movie Bad Hair!

The film is a horror satire set in 1989 and it follows an ambitious young woman (Elle Lorraine) who gets a weave in order to succeed in the image-obsessed world of music television. However, her flourishing career comes at a great cost when she realizes that her new hair may have a mind of its own.

The star-studded cast also includes Vanessa Williams, Lena Waithe, Laverne Cox, Jay Pharoah, Kelly Rowland, Blair Underwood, James Van Der Beek, Yaani King Mondschein, and Usher.

Bad Hair was written and directed by Justin Simien, who previously wrote and directed the movie Dear White People and the TV series of the same name.

The movie will be released on Hulu on October 23.

Teyana Taylor Hosts a Star-Studded Party to Celebrate Her Album

Teyana Taylor hosted one of the first red carpet events to be held amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The 29-year-old singer was joined by a star-studded list of celeb friends at her The Album listening party on Wednesday night (June 17) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Teyana, who is pregnant with her second child, was joined by her husband Iman Shumpert and their four-year-old daughter Iman Jr., Cardi B and Offset with their daughter Kulture, Cynthia Erivo, Lena Waithe, Terrence J, Karrueche Tran, Winnie Harlow and boyfriend Kyle Kuzma, and many more.

Cardi took to her Instagram Stories after the party to rave about the album. She wrote, “Teyana Taylor album is sooo beautiful and sexy. Really good work.”

While some people at the party were pictured in face masks, it appears that the majority of partygoers didn’t wear one (at least for the photos).

30+ pictures inside of celebs attending Teyana Taylor‘s album listening party… More Here! »

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Aaron Paul & New 'Westworld' Stars Join Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton & More at Season 3 Premiere!

Evan Rachel Wood walks the red carpet alongside new co-star Aaron Paul at the season three premiere of Westworld on Thursday (March 5) at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.

The actors were joined at the event by co-stars Tessa Thompson, Thandie Newton, Simon Quarterman, Angela Sarafyan, Ben Barnes, Luke Hemsworth, Clifton Collins Jr, Katja Herbers, Leonardo Nam, and Tao Okamoto.

More stars who are joining the cast for season three and were at the premiere included Lena Waithe, Vincent Cassel, Kid Cudi, John Gallagher Jr, Michael Ealy, Tommy Flanagan, and football player Marshawn Lynch.

Also in attendance were Aaron‘s wife Lauren Parsekian, Luke‘s wife Samantha Hemsworth, and Thandie‘s husband, director Ol Parker.

The third season of Westworld premieres on HBO on March 15!

FYI: Evan is wearing a Versace dress and Melinda Maria earrings. Thandie is wearing a Burberry gown, Sylva & Cie. earrings, and an Eva Fehren ring. Tessa is wearing a Loewe dress, Mizuki earrings, and rings by Eva Fehren and Ileana Makri. Angela is wearing a Redemption dress and Kallati jewelry. Aaron is wearing a Paul Smith suit and a Todd Snyder sweater vest. Luke is wearing Wolf & Shepherd shoes.

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Cynthia Erivo & Jamie Foxx Arrive in Style for American Black Film Festival Honors Awards 2020

Cynthia Erivo and Jamie Foxx hit the red carpet as they arrive at the 2020 American Black Film Festival Honors Awards Ceremony on Sunday (February 23) at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 33-year-old Tony-award winning actress donned a pretty purple dress while the 52-year-old Oscar-winning actor looked sharp in a black tux for the awards event.

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Other stars at the awards event included Lena Waithe, Us stars Shahadi Wright Joseph and Evan Alex, black-ish actor Deon Cole, Dear White People actress Logan Browning, Raising Dion actress Alisha Wainwright, and Luke Cage actor Mike Colter.

FYI: Cynthia is wearing an Atelier Versace dress. Lena is wearing a Rich Fresh suit. Logan is wearing a Ralph & Russo dress. Alisha is wearing an August Getty Atelier dress and APM Monaco jewelry.

20+ pictures inside of the stars at the awards show…More Here! »

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Tiffany Haddish, Cynthia Erivo, & Angela Bassett Look Radiant at NAACP Image Awards 2020

Tiffany Haddish is all smiles on the red carpet as she arrives at the 2020 NAACP Image Awards on Saturday (February 22) at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, Calif.

The 40-year-old actress dazzled in a metallic silver outfit as she stepped out for the awards show.

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Other stars at the awards show included Oscar-nominated actress Cynthia Erivo and her Harriet co-star Leslie Odom Jr, 9-1-1 star Angela Bassett, True Blood actress Rutina Wesley, writer/actress Lena Waithe, and Community actress Yvette Nicole Brown.

FYI: Tiffany is wearing an Aliette dress with Yvan Tufenkjian jewelry and Rene Caovilla heels. Cynthia is wearing a Prabal Gurung dress. Angela is wearing an Azzi & Osta dress, Loriblu shoes, an Heliopolis clutch and Wendy Yue jewelry.

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