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‘Love Is_’ Canceled by OWN As Salim Akil Faces Abuse Allegations

Girlfriends creator Mara Brock Akil’s latest series, Love Is_, has been cancelled by OWN as…

Mara Brock Akil is Done ‘Begging’ Studios to Finance a ‘Girlfriends’ Movie

Girlfriends creator Mara Brock Akil knows just how much fans want to see Joan, Toni,…

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Watch Trailer for Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil’s New OWN Drama, ‘Love Is___’

The trailer for OWN’s new drama series Love Is__, from Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil,…

Mara Brock Akil & Salim Akil’s ‘Love Is ___’ to Debut on OWN

Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil are headed to OWN with their new hour-long drama based on their relationship, ‘Love Is ___’

‘Being Mary Jane’: How We’ve All Been THAT Girl

Yesterday, BET aired the Season 3 finale of Mara Brock Akil’s hit series, Being Mary Jane. One thing’s…

Color of Change Turns 10, Black-Tie Style [PHOTOS]

Color of Change, the progressive civil rights advocacy organization, celebrated its 10-year anniversary with a…

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A Girlfriends Movie Coming Soon?

In an interview with Nicole Bitchie, Girlfriends star Golden Brooks discussed the possibility of taking…

‘Being Mary Jane’ Season One Wrapup: Hero or ‘Ho’rrendous?

Last night, Being Mary Jane creator Mara Brock Akil dropped the pen and walked off…

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Meet Black Hollywood’s Behind the Scenes Power Players

Check out the behind-the-scenes power players who help to create and shape the image of…

Original ‘Sparkle’ Star Lonette McKee on Life After Making a Classic

It’s been over 30 years since actress Lonette McKee debuted on the silver screen in…