Entertainment news roundup: 10 interesting highlights of the week(May 2-May 7)

Deborah Dan-Awoh

A roundup of the latest entertainment news stories during the week.

Entertainment news roundup for the first week in May

The weekend is upon us once again and it's another entertainment-packed episode of the top 10 interesting highlights of the week.

Grab some nuggets for the weekend on all that you might have missed on celebrity lifestyle, movies, music, and premium costs. Sit back and relax as Clacified.com curates some of the most interesting entertainment news stories that broke during the week.

Toyin Abraham pregnant for the second time

1. Toyin Abraham is pregnant for the second time

Celebrity Nollywood actress Toyin Abraham is expecting her second child with her husband, Kola Ajeyemi.

Although the couple has not officially announced that they are pregnant with their second child, the actress shared a video that visibly showed her growing bump.

In the video shared via her Instagram page on Sunday, May 1, 2022, the movie star(Toyin Abraham) is seen standing beside her hubby with her protruding belly.

The video was followed by congratulatory messages from her fans, well-wishers, and some celebrities.

Toyin went on to share more lovely photos with her hubby, Ajeyemi on Instagram.

This is Toyin Abraham's second pregnancy, she had her first baby in 2019.

Me Macaroni and Kemz Mama

2. Comedian Mr. Macaroni confesses about wedding photos

Nigerian comedian and skit maker Mr. Macaroni who recently shared his 'wedding' photos with fellow skit maker Kemz Mama popularly known as Mummy Wa has revealed that he is not married.

The popular skit maker disclosed this via his Twitter page on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, while appreciating fans for showing him love on his birthday.

"Thank you all for your kind messages. 29 feels good! Confession: I’m not married ooo," he tweeted.

Recall that on Saturday, April 23, the comedians shared beautiful engagement wedding photos of himself and Kemz mama to the shock of even close celebrities.

The photos were nothing different from the typical photos taken by couples during their weddings.

"Engagement Today, Wedding Tomorrow 😁," Macaroni captioned the photo.

Yup Edochie happy about trending online

3. Yul Edochie says "it feels good to break the internet"

Following the Nigerian actor Yul Edochie's big announcement of his second wife, actress Judy Austin Moghalu. The father of five has said that it feels good breaking the Internet after the news.

Yul Edochie expressed this thought via his Instagram page on Thursday, May 5, 2022

"I no go lie. It feels good breaking the internet. Most talked about man on the planet. Second week in a row. E dey sweet sha," he wrote

The actor's post came days after he broke his silence about his new marriage to Moghalu.

Rapper Post Malone is expecting his first child with girlfriend

4. Post Malone expecting 1st child with longtime girlfriend

Famous American rapper Post Malone is going to be a father soon as he is expecting his first child with his longtime girlfriend.

The rapper shared the wonderful  news during a chat with the “Circles.”

"I’m excited for this next chapter in my life. I’m the happiest I’ve ever been, and for since I could remember I was sad,” he told the publication.

“Time to take care of my body and my family and friends, and spread as much love as we can every day."

Sources close to the rapper, say that a party was held with close family members over the weekend to celebrate the big news.

Austin Richard Post, aka Post Malone, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter.

He is popular for his unique songwriting and dynamic styles, Malone has gained acclaim for blending genres and subgenres of pop, hip hop, R&B, and trap.

'Blood Sisters' an Ebony Life and Netflix production

5. Ebony Life and Netflix series Blood Sisters now showing

Netflix, in partnership with EbonyLife Production just released a new crime thriller series titled “Blood Sisters,” directed by  Biyi Bandele and Kenneth Gyang, to a global audience on May 5.

Ebony life studios remain at the frontline in telling authentic African stories.

Blood Sisters mainly recites the story of Sarah, a young woman who is set to marry a physically abusive man. Despite her best friend, Kemi’s objection, she goes ahead with the wedding, which leads to a series of unfortunate events. The mini-series stars Ini Dima Okojie, Deyemi Okanlawon, Nancy Isime, Kate Henshaw, Uche Jombo, Ramsey Nouah, and others.

Veteran actor Chiwetalu Agu reveals how he survived heavy spiritual attacks

6.Veteran actor Chiwetalu Agu reveals how he survived a spiritual attack

Veteran Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu has revealed how he survived a spiritual attack.

In a viral video, the movie veteran shows the different items that were removed from his body. Among the things removed from his body includes sea stones, bullets, pins, and a key.

According to the actor, the items were removed from the heart, chest, neck, and shoulder regions of his body. Owing to his victory to God, the movie star said he is an agent of God and cannot be harmed by anyone.

"Once you are with God nobody can harm you. However powerful the person be, he cannot harm you. I see myself as an agent of the Lord. At a point I was asleep, I was even seeing myself five feet under the ground," he said.

It would be recalled that in 2020, the movie veteran played down the rumours of his ill health.

Chiwetalu Agu is one of Nigeria's veteran star actors who won the 2012 Nollywood award for 'best actor in the indigenous movie'.

Temi Otedola and her boo Mr Eazy

7. Temi Otedola speaks about her fiance Mr. Eazy

Love is a beautiful thing they say as Nigerian actress and billionaire’s daughter, Temi Otedola, speaks about finding her soulmate in Mr. Eazi.

Talking during an interview with Beat 999 FM, Temi revealed how she knew her fiancé, Mr. Eazi, is also Mr. Right.

She noted that she shared feelings with Eazi that she has never felt with anyone else.

According to fashionista Temi, being with Mr. Eazi felt like home.

Temi Otedola and singer Mr Eazi share an unconventional love story and we love to see it.

The power couple recently got engaged and are set to walk down the aisle soon.

Adele and her boyfriend

8. Adele's boyfriend Rich Paul parties with LeBron James on her birthday

Popular British singer Adele's boyfriend Rich Paul was spotted partying with his friends on her birthday, May 6, 2022.

The popular sporty agent was seen hanging out with NBA star LeBron James, Kevin Love, Stephen Ross, and Maverick Carter at the American Express Presents Carbone Beach dinner party on Thursday of Adele's birthday.

Paul was having a nice time with his celebrity friends.

 Meanwhile, the Grammy award-winning artist celebrated her 34th birthday in a gorgeous one-of-a-kind dress by Carolina Herrera's Wes Gordon.

"What a difference a year makes" she captioned the post. "If time keeps healing and smoothing out all the creases in my life like it does as the years fly by, then I can't wait to be 60!"

She added: "I've never been happier! So many lessons, so many blessings to be grateful for. This is 34, and I love it here! Thank you for the birthday love as always x."

Olympian Sydney McLaughlin marries former NFL player Andre Levrone Jr.

9. Olympian Sydney McLaughlin marries former NFL player Andre Levrone Jr.

American hurdler and sprinter Sydney McLaughlin, who sprinted her way to two gold medals and a new world record at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, said “I do” to the love of her life, former NFL player Andre Levrone Jr on Friday, May 6, 2022.

Dressed in Pallas Couture featuring an elaborate matrix of flowery appliqués and see-through lace sleeves, Vera Wang veil, Jimmy Choo heels, and Zales jewelry;

Sydney said yes to forever at Early Mountain Vineyards in Madison, Va, to her boo Andre who also dazzled in bespoke Brian Alexander suit with Salvatore Ferragamo shoes.

We’ve been waiting for this day for a very long time, so just excited that it’s finally here and we can say we’re married,” McLaughlin.

Selena Gomez set to make Saturday Night Live Debut

10.Selena Gomez to Make SNL Hosting Debut

American singer, actress, and producer Selena Gomez and Post Malone are headed to Saturday Night Live's iconic Studio 8H on May 14!

The actress, 29, will make her debut in hosting as the late-night sketch comedy show winds down its 47th season.

Accompanied by Post Malone who will serve as the episode's musical guest in his debut SNL performance, Gomez will not be alone.

The excited Selena shared the news Friday on Instagram with a photo of the announcement alongside the caption: "Mom... I think I've made it."

She continued, "so grateful and so excited. See you May 14!!!"