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Jawan M. Jackson brings the bass in ‘Ain’t Too Proud’

It’s all about the bass and in the Tony-nominated (12 nominations) musical “Ain’t Too Proud To Beg—The Life and Times of the Temptations” the person in charge of bringing the bass is Jawan M. Jackson.

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‘Queen Sugar’ Season 4—will love win over betrayal?

The Queen Sugar Season 4 press luncheon, with Rutina Wesley (Nova), Dawn-Lyen Gardner (Charley) and Kofi Siriboe (Ralph Angel), provided details about season four “Queen Sugar” presented by OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network.

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Jessie T. Usher plays John Shaft Jr. in ‘Shaft’

Jessie T. Usher plays J.J., aka John Shaft Jr., a cybersecurity expert with a degree from MIT.

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2019 Oscars: The winners

Oscars 2019, it was a star-studded list of presenters will take the stage, Dana Carvey, including Mike Myers, Chef José Andrés, Queen Latifah, Congressman John Lewis, Diego Luna, Tom Morello, Trevor Noah, Amandla Stenberg, Barbra Streisand, and Serena Williams introducing the nominees

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First Black woman to earn Tony nom set to direct ‘Respect’

Liesl Tommy, the first Black woman to earn a Tony Award nomination, is set to direct “Respect” under Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures, the feature film based on the life of music icon Aretha Franklin.

Dinner and a movie were never like this!

Date night in New York City can take any direction, but there is a new way to combine dinner, drinks and a movie in the city that will impress across the board.

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‘Mary Poppins Returns’ a perfect holiday film

Directed by Rob Marshall, this musical is a festive, feel-good film from frame to frame, complete with cobblestone streets of London and smooth dance numbers.

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Robert Townsend brings new doc ‘Making The Five Heartbeats’ to Maysles

Robert Townsend the actor, comedian, writer and director is a legend. His work in the early ’90s opened the door for Black filmmakers, then and now. He let Hollywood know his tone of funny when he created the classic comedy “Hollywood Shuffle” (1987) and “Eddie Murphy Raw” (1987). That’s just a few examples of his work.

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‘Green Book’ a possible Oscar nominee

The subject that is explored in the new film “Green Book” (which is the Green Book) is registering as a surprise to a lot of non-Black theatergoers, but for our community, it’s something that was (usually) shared by the older generation in an effort to keep the listeners safe.

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‘Fantastic Beasts’ a fantastic choice this holiday season

Author J.K. Rowling was a single mother living on England’s version of public assistance, rejected by every major publishing company in the world and nearly at the end of her proverbial...

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