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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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Brandy is celebrating the 25th anniversary of her self-titled debut album with a new song, “Freedom Rings”

October 4, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Brandy (Photo: Tinseltown / Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Multi-award winning songstress/actress Brandy is celebrating the 25th anniversary of her self-titled debut album with the release of a new song, “Freedom Rings.” The new track was released on Brand NewEntertainment/Entertainment One.. Last season, Brandy appeared on the Fox show “Star” alongside Queen Latifah and…

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“The Wendy Williams Show” kicked off its 11th season and it has been renewed for another two seasons by Fox

September 20, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Wendy Williams (Photo: FashionStock.com / Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony “The Wendy Williams Show” kicked off its 11th season on September 16 with some good news. It was announced that the daytime syndicated talk show has been renewed for another two seasons by Fox Television Stations, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “I’m so excited…

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