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3:22 PM / Friday November 24, 2017

Entertainment

Introducing: Philly Cultural Beat with Steve Bryant

October 6, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO: Juliana Ribeiro   This week the SUN kicks off a new column which will cover Black/Latino cultural activities in Philadelphia called “The PhilAesthetic Scene”  by veteran cultural writer Steve Bryant, taking its inspiration from the Black Arts Movement which took place during the late 1960s and early ‘70s.  Bryant has been writing about Jazz…

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To Funk And Die In LA: A Conversation with Nelson George

October 6, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Author Nelson George shares a laugh with multimedia personality and long time friend Dyana Williams.  (Photo by Solomon Williams) By Kharisma McIlwaine Brooklyn native Nelson George — author, music aficionado, broadcaster, producer, and filmmaker — has been a champion for the African-American community for years. Many may be familiar with George’s work as…

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‘Let’s Make a Deal’ host, philanthropist Monty Hall dies

October 6, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Monty Hall  (Photo: Shutterstock) associated press BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. –Former “Let’s Make a Deal’’ host Monty Hall has died. He was 96. Sharon Hall says her father died Saturday morning of heart failure at his home in Beverly Hills, California. Hall co-created “Let’s Make a Deal,’’ which debuted on NBC in 1963 and…

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Kim Fields–“A Question of Faith” Fields Revealed!

October 6, 2017

Interview with Kam Williams Kim Fields is a veteran actress with an eminent household name, starring in two long – running series, ‘NBC’s “Facts of Life” and Fox’s “Living Single”. Both shows remain in worldwide syndication, consistently reinforcing her place as a global, pop culture icon. As an esteemed and versatile performer, Fields has accumulated…

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A look at Philly Fashion Week for Fall 2017

September 29, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Hosting the Macy’s Runway Show was Emmy-winning television star, celebrity stylist, author, and fashion designer Carson Kressley By Kharisma McIlwaine The organizers of Philly Fashion Week (PFW) brought this year’s show back to where it all began: City Hall. FBH-The Agency co-creators Kevin Parker and Kerry Scott transformed Dilworth Park into a scene reminiscent…

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2nd Annual Philadelphia Legacy Awards Sunday

September 29, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  members of The National Federation of Black Veterans Network awards Milton McIntyre with the Victory Crown Medal. Part of the proceeds from the dinner will fund the NFBVN and other organizations that help those in the community.   U. S. Sec. of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin and Coach John Chaney honored   Coach John…

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Lee Daniels pushes through fear with shows ‘Empire,’ ‘Star’

September 29, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Lee Daniels (Photo by Featureflash/Shutterstock)   By Jonathan Landrum Jr. associated press ATLANTA— Oscar-nominated director Lee Daniels says he’s consumed by fear each time he films a new scene. Even after Daniels found meteoric success through films such as “Monster’s Ball,” “Precious” and “The Butler,” along with his popular TV series “Empire,” he…

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To women of color, Rihanna’s cosmetics launch is personal

September 29, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Singer Rihanna poses for photographers upon arrival at the Fenty Beauty by Rihanna fashion range launch during London Fashion Week in London, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP) By Leanne Italie associated press NEW YORK — Worokya Duncan is the director of inclusion for a private school in Manhattan, so…

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