Hollywood Quick Hits: Safaree, Erica Mena & More!


SAFAREE AND ERICA MENA ARE EXPECTING: Love & Hip Hop stars Safaree Samuels and Erica Mena have announced that they are expecting their first child together. In a Bonnie and Clyde-inspired video obtained by E! News, Safaree says while rubbing Mena’s stomach, “Wow, wow, it’s a big deal! Very big deal. I didn’t know I was capable of doing this but I’m excited!” He also admits, “I’m excited. I’m nervous. I’m in shock. I’m in disbelief. It’s like very surreal to me. I don’t know what the hell to do, but I know I’m going to be great at what I do because I’m great at everything.” Safaree proposed to Mena last Christmas Eve at her home in Atlanta and according to Page Six, the couple will tie the knot next week and VH1 cameras will be present.

ACTOR LOUIE RANKIN DIES IN FATAL CAR CRASH: Jamaican actor Louie Rankin, known for his roles in Belly and Shottas, has been killed in a car crash. According to TMZ, Rankin died in the wreck on Monday (September 30th) in Ontario. Authorities said that Rankin’s car hit a transport truck o the highway. He was pronounced dead on the scene, as he died instantly from the collision. The truck driver did not sustain any physical injuries. Police are investigating the cause of the crash.