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Holiday Film Preview: ‘Tis the Season of Oscar Hopefuls

November 28, 2010

Right around the same time that visions of Santa and sugarplums start dancing around in children’s heads, matinee idols begin dreaming of winning an Academy Award. That’s because the studios wait until the Holiday Season to release their best films…

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Jason Palmer– Jason’s Jam Session

November 28, 2010

Here, he talks about playing a title role in “Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench,” a jazz-driven romance drama marking the impressive directorial debut of Damien Chazelle.

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Wesley Snipes ordered to surrender in tax case

November 28, 2010

U.S. District Court Judge William Terrell Hodges in Ocala, Florida, rejected a request from the actor’s attorneys to review Snipes’ sentence and grant a new trial. Snipes has been free on bond for more than two years while appealing.

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Jay-Z talks the streets, defends Kanye and Obama

November 21, 2010

Do you want to know when Jay-Z and Beyonce plan to have children? Those behind-the-scenes moments hanging out with Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow? And what really happened between Jay-Z and Roc-A-Fella co-founder Damon Dash?

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Russell Simmons hosts soiree for Soledad O’Brien

November 21, 2010

Over the weekend, hip-hop entrepreneur-turned-philanthropist Russell Simmons opened up his home to host a star-studded party for Soledad O’Brien in his lavish two-story penthouse located in lower Manhattan . The occasion marked the release of Soledad ‘s autobiography, “The Next Big Story.”

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Rapper Shyne resurrects his career in Holy Land

November 21, 2010

The rapper Shyne is singing a new tune: After serving eight years in prison for a nightclub shooting, the former protégé of Sean “P. Diddy” Combs has converted to Orthodox Judaism, come to Jerusalem, and is devoting his days to the study of Torah while plotting a musical comeback.

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Thandie Newton–A Body in Motion

November 15, 2010

Here, she talks about playing Tangie in Tyler Perry’s screen adaptation of Ntozake Shange’s For Colored Girls, an ensemble drama co-starring Kerry Washington, Janet Jackson, Kimberly Elise, Loretta Devine and Phylicia Rashad.

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