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Patti LaBelle & Dule Hill in After Midnight
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Patti LaBelle: Praying Angels Will Save Broadway’s “After Midnight”

Posted June 26, 2014 by jmurray

Earlier this month news broke that “After Midnight” would close on June 29 after having played 19 preview performances and 272 regular performances. The Tony Award-nominated musical revue originally starred actor Dulé Hill and “American Idol” winner Fantasia Barrino when it opened to critical acclaim on Nov. 3, 2013. Despite having previously announced that Grammy [...]

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Audra McDonald in Lady Day
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Audra McDonald: Marvels As Billie Holliday In “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill”

Posted June 25, 2014 by jmurray

Want know why Audra McDonald is the most-celebrate performer in Tony Awards history? Well, just go see “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill” and you will understand why! The six-time Tony Award winner is transfixing as Billie Holliday in the musical set in a seedy joint in North Philadelphia where the ‘God Bless the [...]

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Starring Role: Shawn Edwards New Director Of Kansas City Film Festival

Posted June 17, 2014 by jmurray

Popular film critic Shawn Edwards has been named the new Director of the Kansas City Jewish Film Festival, a program of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, Missouri. Edwards was appointed to the position by Krista Blackwood, Cultural Arts Director of the Jewish Community Center. “Shawn has all the qualities we were looking [...]

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Wendy Williams: Being Stalked By Obsessed Fan

Posted June 12, 2014 by jmurray

There’s concern over a crazed fan who is apparently obsessed with daytime talk show host Wendy Williams. According to the New York Post, a fan described as a “creep” keeps showing up at Williams’ TV studio in the Chelsea area of New York City begging to have a face-to-face meeting with her. The overzealous admirer [...]

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Naturi Naughton & Omari Hardwick
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TV

“Power” Premiere: 50 Cent’s Starz Series Gets Second Season

Posted June 12, 2014 by jmurray

Apparently the Starz network is pleased with the early showings of 50 Cent’s new drama “Power.” Despite just premiering last Friday, the cable channel has announced that it is renewing the series for a second season.  The premiere episode on June 6 landed 462,000 viewers, and the weekend viewership after nine airings totaled an overall [...]

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Royal Regime: Aretha Franklin’s Walmart Workout

Posted June 10, 2014 by jmurray

Wondering how Aretha Franklin maintains her girlish figure? Well, the Queen of Soul gets regular cardio in by speed walking in Walmart believe it or not. “I have a walking regimen — about three times a week, at least a mile or so. I walk the Super Walmart’s, the biggest ones. If people are in [...]

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B. Smith: Restaurateur & Former Model Battling Alzheimer’s Disease

Posted June 5, 2014 by jmurray

Restaurateur and former model B. Smith (full name Barbara Smith) is battling Alzheimer’s disease, an illness that plagues more than five million Americans. Smith was one of the first African-American models on the cover of Mademoiselle. In 1986, Smith opened her first restaurant in New York City, and two more followed in Washington, DC and [...]

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Godzilla: Back & Better Than Before

Posted May 14, 2014 by jmurray

He’s big, he’s bold and he’s back—Godzilla returns in fine form in this new installment of the monster movie helmed by director Gareth Edwards. In this latest iteration of the 60-year-old franchise, the iconic Godzilla destroys most of San Francisco and a lot of Las Vegas. The visual destruction of these cities is worth a [...]

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Belle
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Gugu Mbatha-Raw: Former “Undercovers” Star Is “Belle” Of The Ball

Posted May 2, 2014 by jmurray

It’s an enchanting love story inspired by the real life of a biracial woman named Dido Elizabeth Belle, who lived during the British slave trade era and was a woman of prestige. Directed by Amma Asante from a screenplay by Misan Sagay, this story came about because Sagay discovered a 1779 painting of two young [...]

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After Midnight
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Diva Delight: Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight & Natalie Cole To Join “After Midnight”

Posted April 30, 2014 by jmurray

On the heels of garnering seven Tony Award nominations, including Best Musical, the hit Broadway show “After Midnight” has announced three music veterans will join the impressive roster of all-star entertainers who have been featured in the musical. Grammy winners Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight and Natalie Cole will each star in “After Midnight” this summer [...]

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