Busy is the only way to describe Flo Anthony. Under the umbrella of her own company, Dottie Media Group LLC and Superadio, Flo hosts the daily syndicated radio shows, "Gossip On The Go With Flo" and "Flo Anthony's Big Apple Buzz," taking the scoop on the entertainment industry nationwide to top markets including New York City, Detroit, Pittsburgh, Oklahoma City, Charlotte, North Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, Rochester, New York, West Palm Beach, Florida and Little Rock, Arkansas. The show is heard by 3 million listeners daily. A triple media threat, Flo also writes a weekly syndicated column that appears in The New York Amsterdam News, Philadelphia Sunday Sun, BRE Magazine, Columbus Times and Oklahoma Eagle. A stringer for the Confidential column in the New York Daily News, she is also the publisher/editor-in-chief of Black Noir Magazine and is looking forward to launching a new Sports Magazine heralding African-American athletes called "Sportin' Joe." Not to be left out of cyberville, Flo has joined blogosphere, with Glitterai Gold at floanthony.blogspot.com. Flo is seen almost daily on TV One's "Life After", and, after 20 years, continues to be a familiar face on such entertainment shows as "The Insider" and "Entertainment Tonight." In the past she has been featured on shows which included Joan Rivers, Geraldo, Inside Edition, Sally, Maury Povich, Montel Williams, Leeza Gibbons, Fox News Channel, MSNBC, CNBC, Fox News Channel and Good Day New York, etc.
A former publicist for legends like Muhammad Ali, the late Butch Lewis, Michael Spinks, Larry Holmes, Mike McCallum, Matthew Saad Muhammad, Lynn Whitfield, Leon Isaac Kennedy, Saoul Mamby and Tyra Banks, Flo still reps a very exclusive group of clients.
Flo worked at the New York Post for almost a decade where she was the first African-American female to work in the Sports Department and first African-American to work in the Entertainment Department and the world renowned Page Six. She was also the first African-American to write a weekly column in the tabloid, the National Examiner.
A graduate of Howard University and a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Flo resides in East Harlem, New York and is busy working on her second novel, "Deadly Stuff Players," a sequel to her bestselling novel "Keeping Secrets, Telling Lies."
Mariah Carey blamed bronchitis for forcing her to cancel her May 13 show in Las Vegas, but the trouble goes beyond her lungs, according to sources. The 46-year-old diva allegedly hadn’t adequately prepared before opening her two-month Caesars Palace gig, called “Mariah#To Infinity,” May 6.
erizon recently hosted an event in New York City with NFL player William Gay and “Orange Is the New Black” star Uzo Aduba to support their HopeLine from Verizon and announce the goal of 1 million phone donations by the end of 2015 to support victims of domestic violence
This week's entertainment and celebrity news updates with Florence Anthony.
Johnny Kemp, beloved singer of the 1988 hit “Just Got Paid,” died April 16 in Jamaica while in the country to join the Tom Joyner cruise. The married father of two was 55.
According to reports, rapper and reality star Nelly is facing felony drug charges after being arrested in Tennessee April 11.
The Broadway company of the Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical “Chicago” will welcome Brandy Norwood, who makes her Broadway debut in the role of Roxie Hart Tuesday, April 28.
According to reports, Bobbi Kristina Brown was moved to a rehab facility over the weekend. Sources close to the family told Entertainment Tonight that she was moved from Emory University Hospital to an undisclosed rehabilitation facility in Atlanta.
Hot new couple alert! Common and Lupita Nyong'o were photographed together at both this year’s Golden Globes and Academy Awards ceremonies.
The NBA and Hollywood came together Feb. 26 at the London West Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles to celebrate the premiere of “Kobe Bryant’s Muse,” the Showtime documentary that tells the story of the basketball icon’s career up until now.
Renowned philanthropist Jean Shafiroff and yours truly attended “The Making of a Costume” Monday night, Feb. 9 at New York City Center.