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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

by #teamEBONY

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]

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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?

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

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‘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

by #teamEBONY

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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Upcoming Documentary Explores 'The History of R&B Music'

by Chris Williams

Legendary musician and producer turned filmmaker Kashif Saleem has embarked on a cinematic journey to tell the rich history of rhythm… Read More

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‘Black Dynamite’ Explodes on TV

by Kweli I. Wright

Under the direction of writer-director Carl Jones (The Boondocks), the animated series Black Dynamite, based on… Read More

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Could '‘The Black List’ Change the Game for Black Hollywood Writers?

by Margeaux Johnson

The Black List is changing the Hollywood game.  The script-database service dedicated to finding and promoting unknown writers… Read More

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Drake Stars at ESPYs

by #teamEBONY

Drake, the rapper, is great. But Drake, the ESPYs host, is amazing! Many may have forgotten that Drizzy first came on the… Read More

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