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‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Trailer Has Us Ready for the Film (WATCH)

Highly anticipated fall drama If Beale Street Could Talk is on everyone’s watch list, and…

Watch the First-Look Trailer for Barry Jenkins-Directed ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’

In his return to the big screen, Oscar-winning director Barry Jenkins takes on a film…

10 Black LGBT Icons Who Changed History

As we continue to celebrate Pride throughout the month of June, EBONY acknowledges LGBT African-Americans…

Quincy Jones Talks Richard Pryor & Marvin Gaye Sleeping With Marlon Brando

Legendary producer Quincy Jones has been an open book lately, recently spilling the beans on…

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Regina King Joins New Film Based on James Baldwin Novel

Emmy award winner Regina King is set to star in director Barry Jenkins’ latest film,…

How James Baldwin Helps Yara Shahidi Cope with Failure

Yara Shahidi has a lot to be thankful for. She’s enjoying a very fruitful career…

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‘I Am Not Your Negro’ Reaches the $6.6M Mark

Black film and TV are off to a great start in 2017. As we continue…

How to Love a Man Who Didn’t Love Your Mama

I never believed a word you said because you hit my mama. I started this…

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NY Festival Celebrates 90 Years of James Baldwin

“Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love…

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James Baldwin, America’s Greatest Writer?

Much of Baldwin's writing is roughly contemporaneous with the Civil Rights movement, but he seems…