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Cece McDonald Documentary to be Produced by Laverne Cox

by Jezebel

Today in awesome, Orange is the New Black trans actress Laverne Cox is producing a documentary about embattled trans woman… Read More

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Depending whom you ask, 2013 has either been a “banner year” for Black films or one that leaves much to be desired. Maybe… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The Italian distributor of “12 Years a Slave” has apologized for posters that placed the focus on Brad Pitt… Read More

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Earlier this month, online retailer ThinkGeek released their… Read More

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Watch Pharrell Williams and the Golden Sisters count down the best pop culture moments of the year in an all-new special December… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Remember when Black movies didn’t necessarily star a dude in a fat suit and a wig?” With that pointed query… Read More

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Sheryl Lee Ralph is standing her ground. You may see the 56-year-old actress on Nickelodeon or Showtime where she plays the mother… Read More

Nia Long To Co-Star In WEtv Drama ‘The Divide’

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by #teamEBONY

Nia Long has joined WEtv’s first original scripted series The Divide. The legal thriller centers on District Attorney… Read More

Once Hollywood’s Best Kept Secret, Chiwetel Ejiofor Is Now a Name to Remember

Chiwetel Ejiofor Has Arrived

by #teamEBONY

Chiwetel Ejiofor has finally arrived. And the proof comes when he doesn’t — at least not immediately. He is… Read More

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