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#LetsTalkLive – Dr. Ro Says “What The Hell?” About Netflix’s ...

“America’s Favorite Nutritionist” Dr. Ro joined me for a compelling episode of my FacebookLIVE talk show, #LetsTalkLive. During the conversation, Dr. Ro—whose full name is Rovenia Brock, Ph.D.—addressed the controversial Netflix documentary, “What The Health?” and debunked a lot of ...
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All Access: Jawn Murray Talks To The Cast Of “Step ...

Essence Festival is the largest festival in the United States. The annual gathering in New Orleans helmed by Essence magazine had more than 470,000 attendees for its 2017 festival. In previous years, Essence has also garnered huge attendance numbers: 425,000 ...
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All At Once: Showtime Developing Whitney Houston Documentary

The life of Whitney Houston will be chronicled in a new documentary for Showtime. The cable channel has started production on a documentary film about the life of the late Grammy winner, who died a tragic death in 2012 at ...
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Apollo Theater: Famed Venue Headlining Its Own Upcoming Film

“Empire” creator Lee Daniels has signed on to direct “The Apollo Theater Film Project,” a documentary that chronicles the history of New York’s famed Apollo Theater. The authorized documentary will capture the Apollo’s storied impact in shaping America’s music nationally; ...
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Foodie Film: New Documentary Captures Harlem Culinary History

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and Powerhouse Productions have partnered on a new documentary short film called, “Harlem on My Plate.” Presented by Citi, the movie was written, directed and produced by Rochelle Brown and Sonia Armstead ...
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The Winners Are: Top Prizes Awarded At American Black Film ...

Film Life’s 18th Annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) announced the winners of their independent film awards in the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City on Sunday, June 22. AlwaysAList.com attended the award ceremony with premier sponsor Cadillac and Jocelyn ...
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Merry Clayton: “Twenty Feet From Stardom” Star Injured In Auto ...

Power vocalist Merry Clayton, who was featured in the Oscar-winning documentary “Twenty Feet From Stardom,” was recently injured in a serious car accident in Los Angeles. The 65-year-old singer, whose voice is featured on songs by Rolling Stones to Ray ...
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Miss Cleo: TV Psychic Was Cut Off By Family Members ...

TV psychic Miss Cleo hit the scene in the late 1990’s and quickly became a notorious pop culture personality because of her eccentric, Jamaican-themed psychic infomercials. From 1997 to 2003, Miss Cleo worked for the Psychic Readers Network and those ...
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Darlene Love: Bio Film Headed To OWN Network

Song stylist Darlene Love has seen a huge career resurgence after being the centerpiece of the Academy Award nominated film, “20 Feet From Stardom.” Now the 72-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees will see her life story played ...
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Documentary Divas: “20 Feet From Stardom’s” Game Day Spotlight

As part of the promotional campaign leading into the 2014 award show season, RADiUS/The Weinstein Company is kicking the publicity campaign of its critically-acclaimed documentary “20 Feet From Stardom” into overdrive. The studio will have the film’s stars Merry Clayton, ...