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11:38 PM / Sunday April 11, 2021

Entertainment

Coming 2 America: A Review

March 4, 2021

By Kharisma McIlwaine  When I was growing up, there weren’t many images of Black royalty in media or film, despite their existence being so well documented. However, before there was Wakanda, there was the kingdom of Zamunda.  Outside of Eduard Charlemont’s “The Moorish Chief” painting hanging in the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the regal presence…

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Chadwick Boseman, Daniel Kaluuya win Golden Globes, Complete list of winners

March 1, 2021

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Complete list of winners at the 78th annual Golden Globe Awards: MOVIES: Best motion picture, drama: “Nomadland” Best motion picture, musical or comedy: “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm” Best actress in a motion picture, drama: Andra Day, “The United States vs. Billie Holiday.” Best actor, motion picture musical or comedy: Sacha Baron Cohen,…

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Kimye’ is no more: Kardashian files to divorce West

February 25, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Kanye West and Kim Karddashian  (Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com) By Andrew Dalton ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES — “Kimye” is kaput. Kim Kardashian West filed for divorce from Kanye West Friday after 6 1/2 years of marriage, court records show. The move brings an impending end to one of the most…

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New this week: Billie Eilish, Billie Holiday and Superman

February 25, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: “Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry,” a documentary debuting Friday on Apple TV+, from left, “The United States vs. Billie Holiday,” premiering Friday on Hulu and “Superman & Lois,” a new series premiering Tuesday on The CW.  (AppleTV+/Hulu/The CW via AP) ASSOCIATED PRESS Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment…

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Tyler Perry, Clintons attend memorial for actor Cicely Tyson

February 19, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Niall Gulstone of Atlanta, waits on line to attend a public viewing, at the Abyssinian Baptist Church, for Cicely Tyson in the Harlem neighborhood of New York, Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. Tyson, the pioneering Black actress died on Jan. 28. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle) By Mark Kennedy ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — Tyler Perry…

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Duchess of Sussex expecting 2nd child, a sibling for Archie

February 19, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex arrive at the annual Endeavour Fund Awards in London on March 5, 2020. A British judge says the publisher of Britain’s Mail on Sunday newspaper can use the contents of a recent behind-the scenes book about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in…

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Igniting change: Rapper Tone Trump is on a mission to give back to his city

February 19, 2021

By Kharisma McIlwaine Fame can sometimes have a way of making people forget their humble beginnings. But that could not be farther from the truth for West Philadelphia’s own Tone Trump. The rapper, philanthropist, author and community leader has dedicated his life and career to empowering the City of Philadelphia – and his work has…

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A published author at six

February 19, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: 6-year-old Ka’Maya Shanelle Parker, author of  the “I Love Myself” coloring and activities book  (Photo: Courtesy Shana Danielle) By Thera Martin  “When your six-year-old child is watching you and wants to emulate what they see Mommy doing, then you need to support them.” That’s what Shana Danielle believes. The proud mother of five…

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