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R. Kelly’s time is up. A Lifetime movie Surviving R. Kelly will air in January with the most in-depth examination of his past and the bevy of sexual abuse claims by multiple women that have soiled the disgraced R&B singer’s reputation. —‘Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’ star Spice debuts SHOCKING...
Netflix is surprisingly canning the popular Marvel superhero series, Luke Cage just four months after its second season premiere, and just days after the streaming service canceled another Marvel show, Iron Fist. “Unfortunately, ‘Marvel’s Luke Cage’ will not return for a third season. Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is grateful...
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Shonda Rhimes speaks onstage during ELLE's 25th Annual Women In Hollywood Celebration. Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for ELLE Magazine) Shonda Rhimes is finally opening up about her lucrative Netflix deal, and she’s not afraid to brag about it with the hopes that doing so will inspire more women to...
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During the premiere episode of LeBron James’ new HBO show, The Shop, James, flanked by Snoop Dogg, Jon Stewart, business partner Maverick Carter and professional athletes Candace Parker, Odell Beckham Jr. and Draymond Green, explains to Stewart the structure of the black barbershop. Seated in the center chair, James runs...
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If the expectation of the 70th annual primetime Emmy Awards was to scale back, ignore all the elephants in the room and pretend that Hollywood itself isn’t being scrutinized for its diversity issues, then, this wasn’t going to be that show. No punches were pulled at the 70th annual Emmy...
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The 70th Annual Emmy Awards were light on laughs and Black winners, but one of the night’s most entertaining moments came from event’s co-host Michael Che. The Saturday Night Live star took matters of representation into his own hands by awarding several of our favorite actors who have been overlooked...
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Seems like a lifetime ago when ABC News' "What Would You Do" was just an occasional segment on 20/20. Among the first segments tackled the prickly topic of race -- back then, showing hidden camera video of what happens when a black guy vs. white guy tries to get...
Photo: Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez (Getty Images) After accepting an Emmy Sunday night for his role as a producer on the live musical Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, which won the Outstanding Variety Special (Live) award, John Legend became the first black man to collect an EGOT. The EGOT—the...
I was out on the town last weekend, celebrating the birthday of Sandra Booker (my sister-in-law) with a visit to Memphis Sounds on Mud Island. Guess who was in the house? OK, I’ll tell you. It was award-winning actress Cassi Davis, who is from Holly Springs, Miss. Davis is a well-recognized...