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Mike Epps and Wife Kyra Star in New HGTV Series ‘Buying Back the Block’

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Mike Epps and his wife Kyra Epps / Getty *Mike Epps and his wife Kyra Epps have teamed with HGTV for their new “Buying Back The Block” show.  The series will follow the actor/comedian as he revitalizes the street block he grew up on in Indianapolis, The YBF reports.  “Our two little ones are […]

Mike Epps Denies Gay Fan’s Accusations That He’s Homophobic

* Mike Epps had an unfortunate encounter with a fan during a post-show meet and greet, and now he’s defending himself against the fan’s accusations of being homophobic. It all went down during Epps’ recent show at Improv Theater in NYC where rising social media personality Norman Freeman was in the audience and became the […]

Mike Epps Busted by Wife for Trying to DM Another Woman on Twitter

*Last weekend was not a good one for Mike Epps, who got busted by his wife Mechelle for trying to direct message another woman on Twitter! The situation went down Saturday (Aug. 15) when Epps tweeted a woman named @CeciCitra. Tweets screengrabbed by the New York Daily News captured the conversation that began with Epps writing, “Hey. […]

Mike Epps Shows it’s Never Too Late: Graduates High School at 45

Mike Epps’ granddaughter gives him a certain kind of look at his high school graduation ceremony. 🙂 *Congrats to funnyman Mike Epps. He’s now a high school graduate. Epps, who is from Indianapolis, Indiana started doing standup as a teenager and came to national prominence on Def Comedy Jam in 1995 and ended up […]

‘Meet the Blacks’ Director on Playing the ‘Race Card’ For Laughs [Exclusive]

‘Meet The Blacks’ Alex Henderson, Zulay Henao, Mike Epps, Bresha Webb & Lil Duval *Mike Epps moves his family to Beverly Hills, Calif., on the same day when all crime becomes legal for a 12-hour period in “Meet The Blacks.” Directed by Deon Taylor (“Supremacy”), the film is a black-horror spoof on 2013’s “The Purge,” […]

Mike Epps is ‘Buying Back the Block’ in New HGTV Series

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Mike Epps and his wife Kyra *Comedian Mike Epps and his wife Kyra are renovating six properties they purchased in Indianapolis as part of a new HGTV series.  We reported previously that “Buying Back The Block” will follow the couple as they revitalize the street Mike grew up on.  Epps, his wife, and their […]

Mike Epps’ Wife Hits Back In Divorce Case

* Mike Epps’ estranged wife Mechelle McCain isn’t walking away from their marriage without making sure she remains a kept woman. According to docs in their divorce case, Mechelle wants spousal support as well as full legal custody of the couple’s two children, BOSSIP reports. Epps met Mechelle McCain while filming “The Fighting Temptations,” (in […]

Mike Epps’ New Standup Comedy Special is Steaming on Netflix

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*Mike Epp’s new standup comedy special is now streaming on Netflix. “ Mike Epps: Ready to Sell Out” premiered on February 20, and the comedian took to social media to encourage his fans to watch it.  Per ComingSoon: “Inside this comedy special show, Epps jokes about how he was seen in the movies before but […]

Mike Epps stars as ‘Uncle Buck’ Premiering Tonight on ABC

Mike Epps at the Bar Americain in NYC (MMoore photo) *Back in the day before “The Hangover” movies Mike Epps hung with Ice Cube in the “Friday” series. Tuesday has now become Epps favorite day since his new ABC sitcom “Uncle Buck” airs that day at 9pm E/P (8c).  Actually, it debuts tonight, June 14. […]

Mike Epps: Warrant Out for His Arrest for New Orleans Casino Beatdown

*Funnyman Mike Epps finds himself in hot water today after being a no-show at an arraignment in New Orleans for b eating up a man at a New Orleans casino early Saturday morning. According to the NY Daily News, a Virginia man — who was in New Orleans for the NBA All-Star game — accused […]