Tag: Hollywood diversity

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Jawn Murray Talks TV Shows Removing Blackface Episodes & Hollywood’s ...

TV Host & Pop Culture Expert Jawn Murray talks about Hollywood’s racial reckoning on ABC News Live with Linsey Davis. On the episode, Murray talks about how sitcoms like “Golden Girls,” “30 Rock,” “Community” and “The Office” are removing episodes ...
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Jawn Murray Talks Canceled “Cops,” No Diversity on “Friends” & ...

TV Host & Pop Culture Expert Jawn Murray appeared on HLN’s “Weekend Express” with Susan Hendricks to talk about Hollywood’s racial reckoning during the Black Lives Matter movement. Murray shares with Hendricks while networks decided to cancel both “Cops” and ...
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Jawn Murray Talks About Why Sherri Shepherd Was Not Asked ...

TV Host & Pop Culture Expert Jawn Murray talks about talks Hollywood’s embrace of #BlackLivesMatter on ABC News Live with Linsey Davis. On the episode, Murray talks about how networks have canceled series like “Cops” and “Live PD” as a ...
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Historic Heroine: Ruth Negga Talks About Starring In “Loving”

American history is so rich and vast that unless you’re a historian, you feel like you’re always learning something that you didn’t know existed before. That’s what happened to me going into the new Focus Features film, “Loving.” “Loving” is ...
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Swank Soiree: Phaedra Parks, Jasmine Guy & Others Attend “Loving” ...

Over the last decade, there has been an outcry in Hollywood for more diversity in film. Within the last five years in particular, there has been a variety of movie releases geared to African-American audiences, but it seems like 2016 ...
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Her History: Tanya Hart First Woman & African-American To Head ...

Emmy Award-winning producer and syndicated radio personality Tanya Hart has been elected as co-chair of The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors (www.Caucus.org), making her the first African-American and first woman to head up the 40-year-old entertainment industry trade organization. ...
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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 ...