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11:01 AM / Tuesday August 20, 2019

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Kerry Washington has honored with an “Artistic Achievement Award” at the Jamaican Marquee 57th Independence Black Tie Gala

August 9, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO:  Kerry Washington (Photo: Tinseltown / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, “The Rookie” actress Afton Williamson will not be returning to the ABC drama starring Nathan Fillion amid claims of sexual harassment and racial discrimination. The actress claims she experienced racial discrimination and racially charged inappropriate comments from the hair department as well…

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Bill Duke, G Perico, and Soren Baker have released a short film “The Bookstore Menace,” a reworking of Duke’s role in the film “Menace II Society.”

August 2, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Bill Duke  (By Joe Seer / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Atlanta and the world are still buzzing about Usher’s epic celebration and Disruptivator Summit commemorating the 20th anniversary of his youth empowerment charity, Usher’s New Look Foundation. Everyone from Michelle Obama and Sugar Ray Leonard to Ludacris sent their well wishes to Usher…

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Season 10 will be the last for Danai Gurira on “The Walking Dead”

July 26, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Danai Gurira  (Photo: By CarlaVanWagoner / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony  According to multiple reports, R. Kelly moved to a new cell in solitary confinement in downtown Chicago at the Metropolitan Correctional Center after being arrested on a slew of child abuse and pornography charges. Tongues are wagging that the disgraced crooner now wants…

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Lee Daniels’ “Star” may not be returning for another season, but the show isn’t totally done

July 11, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Lee Daniels  (Photo: Featureflash / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony #NissanDiversity recently was one of the top sponsors of the National Museum of African American Music’s “Celebration of Legends” gala, which took place Thursday, June 27, at the Music City Center’s Karl Dean Ballroom in Nashville. The gala celebrated African American musical and cultural…

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Fans of Wendy Williams were shocked to see her hanging out with Kim Kardashian

June 14, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Wendy Williams  (Photo: FashionStock.com / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony It is college graduation season across the country, and in a couple of weeks, we will also recognize the 10th anniversary of the death of the iconic Michael Jackson. Over the past 20 years, 248 college students attending 38 of the nation’s historically Black…

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Forbes is reporting that the first hip hop artist is Jay Z

June 7, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Jay Z  (Photo: JStone / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony While most people thought Dr. Dre was the first hip hop artist to become a billionaire, Forbes is reporting that the honor goes to Jay Z. The financial magazine says that Dre is worth $800,000. According to reports, Jay Z’s new portfolio totaled up…

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Go With The-Flo

Kerry Washington has honored with an “Artistic Achievement Award” at the Jamaican Marquee 57th Independence Black Tie Gala

August 9, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO:  Kerry Washington (Photo: Tinseltown / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, “The Rookie” actress Afton...

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