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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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Denzel Washington will receive the Modern Master Award at the 32nd annual Santa Barbara International Film Festiva

December 2, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Denzel Washington  (Photo: Tinseltown / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony While Kanye West, who is married to Kim Kardashian, continues to be hospitalized at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, after suffering a breakdown over a week ago, Lamar Odom, who is divorcing Khloe Kardashian, headed to Disneyland in Anaheim, California, for the Thanksgiving…

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Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes are back together again

November 23, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Jamie Foxx (Photo: Debby Wong / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony On November 17, Fox partnered with the popular Tray Karaokoe event in Los Angeles for a unique promotion for the new show “Star.” Over 1,200 music fans gathered at Union Night Club to participate in the user-generated rap concert that’s been sweeping the…

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“The Real” Adrienne Bailon wed gospel singer Israel Houghton in Paris

November 17, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Adrienne Bailon  (Photo: Helga Esteb / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony A Homecoming Celebration was held November 14 for actor Will Smith’s father, Willard C. Smith Sr., at the Christian Stronghold Baptist Church in Philadelphia. Will’s entire family, wife Jada Pinkett Smith, their children Jaden and Willow, as well as his son, Trey and…

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Patti LaBelle will perform at “VH1 Divas Holiday: Unsilent Night”

November 11, 2016

By Florence Anthony Will Smith’s father, Willard Carroll Smith, Sr., has died, according to Oscar nominated actor’s ex-wife, Sheree Zampino. Sheree announced the sad news via Instagram on Monday night with a throwback photo of Will and his late father posing with the former couple’s now 23-year-old son, Trey. “We’re gonna miss you, Daddio! You…

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