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AAFCA Names ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Top Film of 2015

by #teamEBONY

Movies that reflect the revolutionary undercurrent running through society dominated this year’s voting for the seventh annual… Read More

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Motherhood Is All in the Game for Tia Mowry [INTERVIEW]

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Actress and author Tia Mowry has spent much of her life in front of the camera. From her breakout role as Tia Landry on the 1990s… Read More

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Since 2005, Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons went from cannon-voiced emcee of legendary rap trio Run DMC to popular reality TV dad thanks to his… Read More

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The Wiz Live premiered on NBC last… Read More

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By now Wiz rookies—including those who angrily complained about the all-black cast and/or who likely clutched their pearls… Read More

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What was meant to be a celebratory moment for (Black) comic book fans turned out offensive. This week’s Entertainment Weekly… Read More

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Tomorrow night on NBC, 8:00/7:00c, The Wiz Live! updates the 1978 movie classic with Broadway’s original 1975 “super… Read More

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Lupita Nyong’o Has Scenes Cut from ‘Star Wars’

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Lupita Nyong’o has apparently had several of her scenes cut down in the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The… Read More

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FIRST LOOK: WGN America Releases 'Underground' Trailer

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WGN America is gearing up for Underground, a riveting, new series about a group of slaves plotting their escape. While the drama doesn't… Read More

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