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Issa Rae Lands HBO Series

by #teamEBONY

Larry Wilmore and Issa Rae have teamed to co-write a comedy series project for HBO, with Rae set to star. The project focuses on… Read More

What Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta Can Teach Us About Repro Rights

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I am not here to praise Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta. The Dirty South version of the… Read More

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If you haven’t heard by now, Spike Lee has turned to the crowdfunding website Kickstarter to raise $1.25 million to make his… Read More

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There have been talks of an Aaliyah biopic for years and despite a plethora of potential suitors to play her being tossed around… Read More

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A veteran publicist is the new president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The organization’s board… Read More

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Shelly Hilliard was a 19-year-old transgender woman living in Detroit when she was brutally murdered. Now, a new team of storytellers… Read More

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Change is no stranger to Miss Mykie. Before she got the call… Read More

How BET's 'The Game' Launched a Legal War Over a Facebook Page (Exclusive)

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In January 2011, the television industry was shocked by the success of BET's premiere of The Game, which had been canceled… Read More

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In a mixed ruling, The Weinstein Co. will be allowed to use some form of The Butler in the title of the Lee Daniels movie… Read More

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