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Paris Jackson lands a role on “Empire”

February 3, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Paris Jackson (Photo: Joe Seer / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Paris Jackson, the daughter of the late phenomenal King of Pop, Michael Jackson, is Lee Daniels’ next Star. The talented 18-year-old beauty met with the Empire director recently for a screen test to appear on his new Fox drama, Star, and landed a…

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“Moonlight” received eight Academy Awards nominations

January 27, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Mahershala Ali  (Photo: Helga Esteb / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony The 89th Annual Academy Awards Ceremony takes place  on Sunday, February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California, begining at 5:30 PST. This year’s nominees have made last year’s #OscarsSoWhite movement an entity of the past. A24’s “Moonlight” received eight nominations….

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Taraji P. Henson is set to star in “Proud Mary”

January 20, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Taraji P. Henson  (Photo: Phil Stafford / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony There’s a lot buzzing in Taraji P. Henson’s life these days. It has been announced that “Empire” has been picked up for a fourth season and the “Hidden Figures” star also has a new movie in the works. Henson is set to…

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Kerry Washington attendeds the Obama’s final soiree at the White House and two days later, the Golden Globes in Los Angeles

January 13, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO: Kerry Washington  (Photo: Tinseltown / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Kerry Washington had a party-filled weekend. On January 6, the “Scandal” star attended President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama’s final soiree at the White House. Magic Johnson tweeted out that there were so many celebrities at the White House he thought he was…

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Je’Caryvas Johnson’s newest play, “Married But Single Too” launches on Valentine’s Day, in Detroit

December 30, 2016

By Florence Anthony Tameka “Tiny” Harris has reportedly filed for divorce from husband, rapper Clifford “T.I.” Harris, after six years of marriage. Sources say Tiny, 41, filed in early December in Henry County, Georgia, saying the marriage had been irretrievably broken, with no chance of reconciliation. The two married in 2010 in Miami Beach, Florida,…

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The iconic 1974 film, “Foxy Brown” is headed to television as a series starring Meagan Good

December 15, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO: Meagan Good (Photo: Joe Seer / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Nate Parker’s “Birth of a Nation” may have been a box-office bomb, but it earned some major recognition for the 2017 NAACP Image Awards, scooping up six nominations. Oscar frontrunner “Moonlight” also scored six nominations. “Hidden Figures,” about the African-American women who worked…

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ABOVE PHOTO:  Mikki Taylor (Photo: Lev Radin / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, the Adele...


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