THE MO'NIQUE SHOW | GUESTS April 5-9

Check out pics of Fantasia | Robin Thicke | and all other guests from the week of April 5.

Tamala Jones - Tamala?s new movie is ?Up in the Air? with George Clooney, and she also stars as Lanie Parish on the TV show, ?Castle.?

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Tamala Jones - Tamala’s new movie is “Up in the Air” with George Clooney, and she also stars as Lanie Parish on the TV show, “Castle.”

Rodney & Tamala Jones - Rodney gets comfortable next to Tamala.

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Rodney & Tamala Jones - Rodney gets comfortable next to Tamala.

John Forte - John talks about going from working with the Fugees to ending up in prison. He released his album, ?Style Free the EP? on the anniversary of his arrest.

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John Forte - John talks about going from working with the Fugees to ending up in prison. He released his album, “Style Free the EP” on the anniversary of his arrest.

John Forte & Ben Taylor - John and Ben bonded through music and are brothers. They perform ?Hungry.?

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John Forte & Ben Taylor - John and Ben bonded through music and are brothers. They perform “Hungry.”

Robin Thicke & Mo?Nique - Mo?Nique asks Robin about capturing Black audiences and being married to actress Paula Patton, her costar in the movie, ?Precious.?

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Robin Thicke & Mo’Nique - Mo’Nique asks Robin about capturing Black audiences and being married to actress Paula Patton, her costar in the movie, “Precious.”

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MC Lyte - The rap pioneer joins Loni Love to co-host ?Café Mocha,? a syndicated talk show that discusses Black women?s issues.

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MC Lyte - The rap pioneer joins Loni Love to co-host “Café Mocha,” a syndicated talk show that discusses Black women’s issues.

Loni Love - Loni is the first Black female comedian to have a one-hour special on Comedy Central. She gives the audience a sample of her show.

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Loni Love - Loni is the first Black female comedian to have a one-hour special on Comedy Central. She gives the audience a sample of her show.

Robin Thicke - Robin performs his hit song, ?Sex Therapy.?

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Robin Thicke - Robin performs his hit song, “Sex Therapy.”

Fantasia - Rodney welcomes the ?American Idol? season 3 winner.

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Fantasia - Rodney welcomes the “American Idol” season 3 winner.

Fantasia - Fantasia talks about taking care of her family on the reality series, ?Fantasia For Real,? and tells what she learned from her starring role in the Broadway musical, ?The Color Purple.?

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Fantasia - Fantasia talks about taking care of her family on the reality series, “Fantasia For Real,” and tells what she learned from her starring role in the Broadway musical, “The Color Purple.”

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Mark Christopher Lawrence - Mark started doing stand-up comedy in high school, but has been an actor for the past 26 years. He plays Big Mike on the television series, ?Chuck.?

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Mark Christopher Lawrence - Mark started doing stand-up comedy in high school, but has been an actor for the past 26 years. He plays Big Mike on the television series, “Chuck.”

Fantasia - Fantasia performs her song, ?Even Angels.?

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Fantasia - Fantasia performs her song, “Even Angels.”

Rodney & Mo?Nique - Rodney gives the host a big hug.

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Rodney & Mo’Nique - Rodney gives the host a big hug.

Rodney - Rodney gets comfortable on the couch.

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Rodney - Rodney gets comfortable on the couch.

Ricky Minor - Rickey is the music director for ?American Idol,? and used to work with Mo?Nique on ?Showtime at the Apollo.?

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Ricky Minor - Rickey is the music director for “American Idol,” and used to work with Mo’Nique on “Showtime at the Apollo.”

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Sy Smith - The singer started as backup for Whitney Houston. She performs ?Fly Away With Me? from her album, ?Conflict.?

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Sy Smith - The singer started as backup for Whitney Houston. She performs “Fly Away With Me” from her album, “Conflict.”

Ricky Minor, Sy Smith & Rodney - Rodney joins Mo?Nique?s musically talented guests.

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Ricky Minor, Sy Smith & Rodney - Rodney joins Mo’Nique’s musically talented guests.