The Rewind with Jus Nik, keeping you informed on everything that happened in the culture this week:
Five years after Mo’Nique told her fans to boycott Netflix, she has a new comedy special with them. Quick backstory, In 2019, Mo’Nique claimed Netflix discriminated against her by not offering her what male comedians like Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle were offered to do a comedy special. In 2022, they settled for an undisclosed amount of money. Her new special, My Name is Monique and it premieres on April 4.
Wendy Williams is living it up! The former daytime talk show host was spotted in NYC, showing off a healthy body. We can’t independently confirm, but it’s being reported she’s working on a film. Fresco turned into a movie set, with 30 people in the crew. It’s not clear what the project is, but we’re happy to see Wendy living her best life.
Common x Jennifer Hudson:
Jennifer Hudson and Common fuel dating rumors. They were spotted on a romantic date in Malibu at Nobu. It’s not confirmed or denied, but Jennifer and Common have been spending more time together after connecting on the upcoming movie, “Breathe.”
Brittney Griner is back on the court! The 32-year-old basketball player resigned with the Phoenix Mercury for one year.