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Fox’s Monday night is suddenly home to not one but two time-shifting, multiracial buddy cop shows, not previously a particularly… Read More

Idris Elba Discusses Long Walk to Stardom

Idris Elba Discusses Long Walk to Stardom

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Roughly four years ago, after Idris Elba and I had lunch for the first time, we were approaching the valet stand, and one of the… Read More

Kendrick Lamar Was Not Pleased with His GQ Cover Story

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GQ put Kendrick Lamar, perhaps the greatest rapper of his generation, on the cover of their 2013 Man of the Year issue… Read More

USA Today Draws Fire, Backs Off ‘Race-Themed’ Headline on Box-Office Story

Best Man Holiday Surprises Box Office, Gets Strange Race-Based Description

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USA Today set off a social media storm Sunday with a headline on its box-office story that many found racially insensitive. “’Holiday’… Read More

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Jay Z has finally decided what to do about his now-controversial holiday promo deal with Barneys, which is under fire for alleged… Read More

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Last week, Top Dawg Ent., the record label home of Kendrick Lamar, released… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

That bit where Bugs Bunny takes a handsaw to the state of Florida, casting it forth into the sea? Will Smith and director Shawn Levy… Read More

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J. Hud Gets Her Star

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Jennifer Hudson Gets a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Jennifer Hudson is officially a star…on the Hollywood Walk… Read More

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Kill the Trumpet Player, Don Cheadle's Miles Davis Biopic, Coming Soon

by #teamEBONY

In a chat with Vulture way back in 2011, Don Cheadle said of his long-gestating Miles Davis biopic, "We’re struggling… Read More

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