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During June 18 - 22, New York City hosted the annual American Black Film Festival for the first time in its 18 years… Read More

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When you’re someone like Marlon Wayans—or no, rewind that—if you are Marlon Wayans, youngest member of… Read More

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BET Networks today unveiled “H.I.S. BET,” a new initiative focused exclusively on African American men. This initiative… Read More

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A trio of relatively unknown actors has been hired for the lead roles in the upcoming N.W.A. biopic.  After… Read More

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Haitian-born Frantz Saintil always longed to be an American. At the age of 4, his family left Haiti to settle in the U.S., and during… Read More

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