Theaters are sure to be packed this weekend when Tyler Perry’s “Tempation” hits theaters nationwide. Starring Jurnee Smollett (“The Great Debaters,” “Friday Night Lights”) Lance Gross and Robbie Jones the movie is a relevant look at the temtpations that can threaten even a solid relationship. Erykah Badu continues her tour around the country performing the entirety of her albums “Baduizm” and “Mama’s Gun,” and Keyshia Cole, Alicia Keys, Musiq and blast from the past Tevin Campbell are all doing dates as well. The NCAA kicks into high gear this weekend, so get your brackets ready. And of course this weekend Christians and Catholics all over the world celebrate one of the most important holidays on their calendar, Easter Sunday, while “The Bible” concludes its run the same night on the History Channel. Have a Happy Easter everyone!
HOT ON TV:
All Times Eastern
Friday, March 29
CBS, 7 pm, 9:30 p.m.
Oregon vs. Louisville at 7 p.m.
Michigan State vs. Duke at 9:30 p.m.
How are your picks stacking up this week?
Saturday, March 30
THOU SHALT WATCH
ABC, 7 p.m.
“The Ten Commandments”
Charlton Heston is Moses in this Hollywood classic telling of one of the Bible’s most popular stories
Sunday March 31
TV One, 8 p.m.
Essence Atkins and Ricky Smiley host the annual show honoring black achievement
HE IS RISEN
History Channel, 8 p.m.
The latest televised story of the Bible ends tonight with “Passion” and the story of the resurrection of Jesus Christ
KEEPING IT REAL
Bravo, 8 p.m.
“Real Housewives of Atlanta” season 5 finale
Atlanta’s favorite wives wrap up Season 5
“Consequences” by Sasha Campbell
Nikki and Netta have problems in their marriages, but Nikki’s husband isn’t taking them lightly after returning from Iraq
“G.I. Joe: Retaliation”
The Rock and Channing Tatum save the world with their big guns…and the help of an elite crew of soldiers
CHEATIN’ AINT EASY
“Tyler Perry’s Temptation”
Jurnee Smollett and hubby Lance Gross run into problems when Internet mogul Robbie Jones shows up
Friday, March 29
Alicia Keys Set the World on Fire Tour
Keys continues to set the U.S. on fire with spring tour
Erykah Badu performing “Mama’s Gun”
House of Blues Chicago
Badu performs her classic albums for fans
Saturday, March 30
5th Annual Rump Shaker 5K Walk/Run to Benefit Colon Cancer
Youth Y.A.H.O.O. Easter Thrill Festival with Majic 102.1
Easter Jazz Spectacular (Stanley Clarke, George Duke, Maysa, Najee, Boney James)
Fox Theater Detroit
Clucked Up Comedy with Huggy Lowdown and Chris Paul
Get your laugh on with two of comedy’s funniest guys
Keyshia Cole (with Chrisette Michele)
Love songs lead from two talented vocalists
Erykah Badu performing “Baduizm”
Sunday, March 31
Howard Gospel Easter Brunch with Ayana McDonald
11 and 2 p.m.
Famed gospel brunch at historic theater
NEW YORK CITY
B.B. King’s Blues Club and Grill
90’s star on the comeback trail
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This Week’s Celebrity Instagrams (10/15-10/21)
31 photos Launch gallery
1. Just a NY girl with BIG dreams....
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2. HAPPY CHILDREN=QUALITY PARENTING. We don't always see eye to eye on everything and that's normal. We're human beings. But we come together and do it right for what's important, the kids. We are not enemies, we are parents. And we are parents 1st. S/O to @monyettashaw for making Mason's bday memorable. S/O to @itscrystalsmith at home taking care of our other lil' Prince. ❤️❤️❤️ THIS IS WHAT CO-PARENTING LOOKS LIKE. #Blessed #Happy #AboveTheDrama #BiggerThanUs
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3. So happy to finally be able to share with you all that I’m the new Global Brand Ambassador for @Revlon! Follow my day on RevlonSnaps. Yay! Choose Love, Everybody! #RevlonXCiara #chooselove #ad
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4. Glam on point!!!@makeupbymotoko & @shaylinjoneshair #easybreezy @lifetimetv #beachesmovie #january2017 😘
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5. ✨True love ✨📸: @jessiemarrerophotography
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7. Today was not easy..but by the grace of God we all got through it. Words cannot express our gratitude for all of your Prayers, Positive thoughts and Support for us throughout the years. Tommy will be missed but most certainly never forgotten...And PLEASE don't ask "Where's Martin?.." he was there too...just not in this picture. Lol! God bless you all.. #LoveConquersAll #MartinShow
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9. West coast get ready for #RockyHorror. I will be live tweeting again. #letsdothetimewarpagain
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10. #THEKEYS pre order yours now ... Available everywhere #NOV22 #WeTheBest 🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑
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11. We about to ROCK at #KCABlackBall!! All for our life-changing effort to end 🌎 AIDS.
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12. Today's #SNAPJACK is brought to you by @yazzthegreatest 😂😂😂💋💋💋
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13. Damn girl you kinda old to be headed to the Go Go. You coming in at the age they leaving. LMAO
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14. Daddy daycare B-Boxin with @acewellstucker @shopraisingace
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15. #FBF Naviyd & URV "LIL MONSTERS"
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16. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ONE OF THE BIGGEST LEGENDS IN OUR HIPHOP HISTORY! @snoopdogg CONTINUED BLESSING AND LOVE FAMILY!!!!! REAL OG!
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17. Thank you for a beautiful night VSU! Let's do it again! #HOMECOMING
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18. Had a great time this morning with my familia Erica, Griff & Truth!!
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19. Check out my interview on @essence facebook live. #inmyownwords #nycpromo #day2
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20. #She💋 #tbt #TheCoveAtTheAtlantis #DawgPawsAndAll
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21. Bae #retailtherapy
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22. Why me and @coryhardrict got the same pose... and notee... new mouth #naked
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23. When my husband is my personal 'hype-man'! it kills me every time! 💜😂 #WHATNOW #lostfiles📷
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24. Diggy Simmons
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25. Hand full of @jacquieaiche 💙💎💍 @esnail_la 💅🏾
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26. SuperSoulers! You can watch my interview with Carl Lentz live from my Facebook page, tomorrow at 11a ET| 8a PT. #SuperSoulSunday
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27. 💋 .. When the friendship is easy like Sunday morning. ☀️
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28. Sunday mornings are the best........... hugs and cuddles with my angel
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29. #huggar16 #hellohuggars
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30. My gym is everywhere!.. #RnBMoney #TheGeneral 📸: @twelvepastseven
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31. Nothing I would rather be doing... Rocko setting up our movie, Romelō working on a puzzle & Laiyah singing and sharing all she's learning at school... I'm so grateful for the joy they've brought into my life ... Praying for peace , joy & love in the home of EVERY family ♥️ #HeadScarfPJSunday LOL 😂
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