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Confirmed! Mahershala Ali Is Headed To HBO’s ‘True Detective’

Confirmed! Mahershala Ali Is Headed To HBO's 'True Detective'

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Entertainment & Culture / By Aramide Tinubu

Confirmed! Mahershala Ali Is Headed To HBO’s ‘True Detective’

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Gilbert Arenas Has Criticized Lupita Nyongo’s Skin Once Again

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This #MelaninIllustrated Photo Shoot is Everything

On this day

...1962

On this day in 1962, Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. was jailed in Albany, Georgia.

Check Out This Haunting Sneak Peak Of ‘Greenleaf’s Mid-Season Premiere [TRAILER]

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

Check Out This Haunting Sneak Peak Of ‘Greenleaf’s Mid-Season Premiere [TRAILER]

BY Aramide Tinubu

The second half of season two of Greenleaf debuts with a two-night premiere starting Aug 15. watch a sneak peek. [read more]

Russell Simmons to be Honored at 27th Annual EMA Awards

Lifestyle / Society

Russell Simmons to be Honored at 27th Annual EMA Awards

BY #teamEBONY

Award-winning producer, Russell Simmons will be honored with the Environmental Media Association’s (EMA) “Missions in Music Award” at this year’s ceremony. The event will... [read more]

‘Queen Sugar’ Will Return For Season Three

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

‘Queen Sugar’ Will Return For Season Three

by Aramide Tinubu

"Queen Sugar" was just renewed for a second season at OWN with Ava DuVernay an Oprah Winfrey expanding a first-look deal on TV and digital projects. [read more]

EXCLUSIVE: Diarra Kilpatrick on ‘American Koko,’ Finding her Voice & Race in America

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EXCLUSIVE: Diarra Kilpatrick on ‘American Koko,’ Finding her Voice & Race in America

by Aramide Tinubu

"American Koko" creator Diarra Kilpatrick speaks with EBONY.com about her hilarious series, getting Viola Davis on board and race in America. [read more]

Mike Tyson Admits to Being Sexually Abused As A Child

Lifestyle

Mike Tyson Admits to Being Sexually Abused As A Child

BY Shantell E. Jamison

The world may know Mike Tyson as the heavyweight champion of the world, but there’s a deep-rooted secret to his toughness. During an interview... [read more]

Trump

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Trump Announces Transgender Military Ban

BY Shantell E. Jamison

President Donald Trump has announced plans to ban transgender people from serving in the U.S. military in any capacity, The Washington Post reports. The... [read more]

Even Michelle Obama Had To Call Out The Ubiquity Of Racism In This Country

News & Views

Even Michelle Obama Had To Call Out The Ubiquity Of Racism In This Country

by Zahara Hill

Let’s be honest: if we had to endure all of the racially motivated opposition Michelle and Barack Obama faced for eight years, hands would... [read more]

Jay-Z & Kanye West’s Feud is Getting the Doc Film Treatment [TRAILER]

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Jay-Z & Kanye West’s Feud is Getting the Doc Film Treatment [TRAILER]

by Aramide Tinubu

The demise of Jay-Z and Kanye West's bromance is headed to the small screen with "Public Enemies: Jay-Z v Kanye." [read more]

Mara Brock Akil & Salim Akil’s ‘Love Is ___’ to Debut on OWN

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

Mara Brock Akil & Salim Akil’s ‘Love Is ___’ to Debut on OWN

by Aramide Tinubu

Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil are headed to OWN with their new hour-long drama based on their relationship, 'Love Is ___' [read more]

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