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Will Aaron McGruder Introduce Audiences to the 'Real' Jesus?

by Stanley Tyrone Talbert

On a classic episode of Good Times, Michael Evans proudly showed off brother J.J.’s painting of a Black depiction… Read More

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Culture Clash: New Univision TV Documentary Reveals Afro-Mexican Struggle for Identity

by Shahida Muhammad

What is it like to be a person of African descent in Mexico? Like most descendants of the Diaspora - it’s complicated. … Read More

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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Re-Elects Cheryl Boone Isaacs

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Boone Isaacs, a marketing executive who has served stints at Paramount and New Line, became the first African-American to head the… Read More

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Keith Clinkscales Leads Revolt [INTERVIEW]

by Miles Marshall Lewis

Revolt TV CEO Keith Clinkscales stays forever lodged in my mind as the guiding force behind Vibe, its president in the magazine’s… Read More

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Where is the Next Denzel?

by #teamEBONY

In the 1990s and well into the 2000s, Hollywood boasted a throng of bankable Black stars, with Smith (Independence Day:… Read More

Jamie Foxx to Play Mike Tyson in New Film

Mike Tyson Biopic to Star Jamie Foxx

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Sources tell Variety that Jamie Foxx is attached to play Mike Tyson in an untitled biopic that Terence Winter is set to pen. Rick… Read More

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‘Get On Up’: Another Great Black Biopic? [REVIEW]

by Matthew Allen

Welcome to the resurgence of the Black biopic. Over the past two years, production has either began or been completed for films set… Read More

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Where are the People of Color in Hollywood?

by Huffington Post

One example that comes to mind is Avatar, a "groundbreaking" film about aliens and humanity, which, underneath… Read More

‘Get On Up’ to the Movies This Friday!

‘Get On Up’ to the Movies This Friday!

Get On Up stars actor Chadwick Boseman (of last year's Jackie Robinson biopic, 42) in the iconic… Read More

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Alexandra Shipp Named New Aaliyah

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Lifetime is back in business with its Aaliyah biopic. Nickelodeon actress Alexandra Shipp has been tapped to play the R&B… Read More

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