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Saturday Night Live is a storied franchise that has found ways to cultivate stars until they're ready to be released… Read More

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Tuesday, after streaming the entire first season on Netflx, I cannot say that I was much won over. The dialogue still felt forced… Read More

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At the Toronto Film Festival earlier this month, Chiwetel Ejiofor earned glowing reviews and best-actor-award speculation for his… Read More

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Steve McQueen and Lupita Nyong'o Honored at Hollywood Film Awards

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12 Years a Slave director Steve McQueen and supporting actress Lupita Nyong'o will receive the Hollywood Breakout Director… Read More

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This year the Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF) has integrated a new sidebar, Film Diaspora, into its programming slate. Film… Read More

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The Racial, Observational, and Satirical Humor of Key and Peele

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Sketch comedy creates converts, not fans: stumble upon the right bit, and you’re an instant devotee. With Key & Peele,… Read More

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If you ride public transportation, you've likely caught a glimpse of advertisements for the new fall television shows on the big three… Read More

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Jenifer Lewis knows a thing or two about seduction. Her voice, with its lush lull, just pulls you in, enticing you to listen to whatever… Read More

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