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Transatlantic Thespian: David Oyelowo Talks Interracial Love, Meghan Markle & ...

David Oyelowo is a Critic’s Choice and NAACP Image Award-winning actor known for playing historical figures and tackling serious subjects in cinema like his acclaimed work as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in “Selma;” Robert Katende in “Queen of Katwe;” ...
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Reality Return: Could “SWV Reunited” Be Back On WE TV?

Is “SWV Reunited” readying a return on WE TV? Despite the R&B trio SWV revealing their WE TV reality series had been canceled while doing the promotional rounds for their latest album, “Still,” sources close to the cable network tell ...
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James Fortune: Taking Hiatus From Syndicated Radio Show

Gospel artist James Fortune is taking a hiatus from his syndicated radio show “The James Fortune Show.” Fortune’s time off comes in the wake of his arrest last week for aggravated assault. The 35-year-old talent spoke exclusively to AlwaysAList.com about ...
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EXCLUSIVE: Gospel Star James Fortune Comments On Recent Arrest

Late Friday evening, Houston’s Fox affiliate Channel 26 broke news that Stellar Award-winning gospel artist James Fortune had been arrested and charged with aggravated assault to a family member.  His arrest was confirmed by the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s office ...
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Casting Color: “Dancing With The Star” Adds African Dancer To ...

“Dancing with the Stars” gets some color this fall when South African born dancer Keoikantse “Keo” Motsepe joins their lineup of professionals. The first professional dancer of color of the ABC competition series, Motsepe joins the hit series after working ...
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NELSON MANDELA: Dead At 95

Iconic civil rights leader Nelson Mandela has died. The former South African president and anti-apartheid hero was 95. “Our nation has lost its greatest son. Our people have lost a father,” said South African President Jacob Zuma. It has been ...
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Jennifer Hudson: Feels Truly Free After Shooting “Winnie Mandela”

Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson plays the iconic South African politician Winnie Mandela in the bio-film by the same name. The film “Winnie Mandela” depicts the life of the ex-wife of civil rights activist Nelson Mandela, who is played by Terrence ...
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Major Milestone: Kenny Lattimore Breaks Barriers In Africa

R&B crooner Kenny Lattimore made a major milestone during a recent tour to Africa. The Washington, DC-bred singer is the first U.S. artist since the late James Brown in 1974 to perform in Zambia this century. Lattimore, who typically tours ...
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Ready For Release: Jennifer Hudson’s “Winnie Mandela” Coming To Theaters

Image Entertainment has acquired the United States rights to “Winnie Mandela,” the bio-film about the ex-wife of civil rights activist Nelson Mandela. Shot in 2011, the film adaptation of Anné Mariè du Preez Bezdrob’s biography, “Winnie Mandela: A Life” stars ...
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Hot Shots: Kenny Lattimore, Oprah Winfrey, James Fortune, Donna Richardson, ...

R&B star Kenny Lattimore is gearing up for the release of his latest CD, “Back 2 Cool,” which bows early 2013. The CD, led by the first single “Find a Way,” features appearances by Kelly Price, Lalah Hathaway, Da T.R.U.T.H., ...