Tag: Black Hollywood

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Relationship Rap: Boris Kodjoe & Nicole Ari Parker Team For ...

Hollywood couple Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker are teaming again for television project. The pair, who starred in a short-lived sitcom together called “Second Time Around” in 2004, will now join forces for a daytime talk show.  “The Boris ...
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Soap Subs: Ex “The Young And The Restless” Star Victoria ...

In the latest installment of the post soap opera drama that has followed Victoria Rowell, the award-winning actress has filed a lawsuit against CBS, Sony Pictures Television, Bell Dramatic Serial Company and Bell-Phillip Television Production Inc. for not allowing her ...
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Sequel: “Hollywood Divas” Renewed For Season Two

TV One has renewed its newest reality series “Hollywood Divas.” The ensemble series made up of actresses Golden Brooks (“Girlfriends”), Countess Vaughn (“The Parkers”), Paula Jai Parker (“Hustle & Flow”), Elise Neal (“The Hughleys”) and former reality star Lisa Wu ...
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Diva Diaries: TV One Shooting Series With Hollywood Actresses

TV One is expanding their “Divas” franchise to explore the lives of Hollywood actresses. The African American cable network announced on Wednesday that they are currently in production on “Hollywood Divas,” an off-spring of their hit “R&B Divas ATL” and ...
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Tupac Movie: Oscar Nominee John Singleton Signs On

Academy Award nominated director John Singleton has signed on to direct, re-write, and produce the Tupac Shakur biofilm by Morgan Creek Productions and Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films. The long-discussed film project is about the late rapper (sometimes known as 2Pac) will begin ...
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Academy Awards: Black Actors Presenting On Hollywood’s Biggest Night

As the 86th Annual Academy Awards ceremony approaches, Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron revealed the complete lineup of stars who will present and multiple actors of color have been announced. Oscar winners Jamie Foxx, Whoopi Goldberg and Sidney ...
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Full Coverage: Vanity Fair Gets Diverse For Hollywood Issue

In 2010, I wrote an open letter in my former column at AOL Black Voices to Vanity Fair harshly criticizing them for their lack of diversity. At the time, the famed glossy had unveiled its 16th annual Vanity Fair Hollywood ...
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Splitsville: “Young & Restless” Star Victoria Rowell Getting Divorced

Looks like former “the Young and the Restless” star Victoria Rowell will start her year off a single woman. The actress, best known for playing Drucilla for on the CBS soap opera for more than 14 years, is divorced from ...
Movies

Jacob Latimore: Teenage Star Turns Leading Man In “Black Nativity”

He’s an R&B superstar in the making and just may be a household name after audiences see him in the film adaptation of Langston Hughes’ “Black Nativity.” Jacob Latimore is only 17-years-old, but on screen he possesses the skill and ...
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Jennifer Hudson: Back To Her Beginnings In “Black Nativity”

Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson hits the big screen again on November 27 in the holiday musical, “Black Nativity.” A contemporary film adaptation of Langston Hughes’ celebrated Christmas play, Hudson stars as Naima in the film, the young mother of ...