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10:26 PM / Tuesday January 28, 2020

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Congratulations to Cynthia Erivo for receiving two 2020 Oscar nominations for “Harriet,” Best Actress, as well as Best Original Song

January 16, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Cynthia Erivo By Florence Anthony Queen Elizabeth has agreed to let her grandson Prince Harry and wife Meghan Markle step back from their royal family duties and live part-time in Canada. In other SussexRoyal news, sources close to Michelle and Barack Obama say that reports the former First Couple have offered advice to,…

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Nicki Minaj and Kenneth Petty was one of the big celebrity weddings of 2019

January 2, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Nicki Minaj (Photo: shutterstock) By Florence Anthony The drive by the Democratic-led House of Representatives to impeach President Donald Trump was the top news story of 2019, according to the Associated Press.  As for other big happenings in the last year of this decade… celebrity weddings included Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhowre, Dwayne…

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Nnamdi Asomugha, is making his Broadway debut in Charles Fuller’s award-winning drama, “A Soldier’s Play”

December 16, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Roundabout Theatre Company’s “A Soldier’s Play” on Broadway. Pictured (l-r): Jerry O’Connell, David Allen Grier, Blair Underwood, Nnamdi Asomugha (Photo: Marc Franklin) By Florence Anthony   Up and coming rapper and singer Juice Wrld died December 8 after suffering a seizure as he walked through Chicago’s Midway Airport. He just turned 21 the…

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Kelly Rowland helps promote “Queen & Slim” by buying out two screenings in her hometown of Houston

December 5, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Kelly Rowland (Photo: By Featureflash / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, SAG-AFTRA has launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding Gabrielle Union’s departure from “America’s Got Talent.” In a statement sent to Variety on December 1, a spokesperson for the performers’ union said, “While we have taken steps to investigate this…

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Halle Berry is making her directorial debut with the movie “Bruised”

November 22, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Halle Berry (Photo: By Joe Seer / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, “The View” co-host Whoopi Goldberg celebrated her 64th birthday on November 13 with an intimate dinner party at Tao Downtown Manhattan. The Oscar/Emmy/Tony/Grammy winning entertainer’s elite group of guests included Phylicia Rashad, Tiffany Haddish and Jane Krakowski. Is that…

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John Singleton’s daughter Justice accepted a Lifetime Achievement Award on his behalf at the Inaugural Your Script Produced International Feature/TV/Short Script Competition Season 1 Awards Dinner

November 15, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Justice Singleton  (Photo: By Denis Makarenko / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to the Hollywood Reporter, Wesley Snipes has switched talent agencies, moving from APA to CAA. The actor is earning praise starring opposite Eddie Murphy in Netflix’s “Dolemite Is My Name.” Snipes’ career resurgence will continue with the long-awaited “Coming 2 America,”…

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The Apollo Theater has added additional casting for the encore production of staged adaptation of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “Between the World and Me”

October 18, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Ta-Nehisi Coates By Florence Anthony On October 7, the New York Women’s Foundation (The Foundation) honored De Anna Hoskins, president & CEO  of JustLeadership USA (JLUSA), and Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) at its 2019 Radical Generosity Dinner at the Essex House in New York City….

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