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Nicki Minaj Reality TV Show In The Works

  • By Sergio
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  • September 27, 2012 10:03 AM
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If watching Nicki Minaj every week on American Idol, when its new season starts next year, isn't enough for you, then you're in real luck.

Seth Gilliam Joins Damon Gupton, Aunjanue Ellis In AMC's LaGravenese/Goldwyn Legal Thriller

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 27, 2012 9:43 AM
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Even though I know very little about what to expect with this upcoming pilot, I can't help but be excited about it, given what we know of it so far.

The Heretofore Unmentioned 'Won't Back Down' D.P. Roman Osin

  • By Sergio
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  • September 26, 2012 11:30 PM
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The Viola Davis/Maggie Gyllenhaal film, Won't Back Down, opening this Friday, hasn't been getting good advance word. So far, critics have been calling it dull, totally predictable and an unfair attack against teachers' unions, as if they're the cause of the all the problems that plague public schools.

Watch Preview Of 2-Part BET News Doc 'Second Coming? Will Black America Decide 2012?'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 9:20 PM
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Here's a preview of the upcoming BET documentary on President Barack Obama's quest to become a two-termer, titled Second Coming? Will Black America Decide 2012?

Denzel Washington Still Attached To 'A Bittersweet Life' Hollywood Remake?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 8:31 PM
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It didn't occur to me 6 days ago, when it was announced that Allen Hughes had been tapped to direct a remake of the 2005 South Korean gangster film, A Bittersweet Life, that 3 years ago, in 2009, Denzel Washington was attached to star in a Stateside remake of the same film.

Veteran Stage Director George C. Wolfe Signs Up To Helm Hilary Swank Drama 'You're Not You'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 7:49 PM
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George C. Wolfe is one of those black directors who's been in the game for years, even though his name is rarely mentioned on new project short lists. That's maybe because he's likely best known for his stage directing work - from Jelly's Last Jam, to Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk, to Topdog / Underdog, A Free Man Of Color, and more.

One on One with Emayatzy Corinealdi of 'Middle of Nowhere'

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • September 26, 2012 7:45 PM
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In Ava DuVernay’s acclaimed drama Middle of Nowhere, Emayatzy Corinealdi plays Ruby, a woman whose life is thrown into chaos when her husband is sent to prison. Corinealdi recently spoke with S&A at Urbanworld Film Festival about her role in the film, and gave a glimpse of where she’s headed next.

Watch: Films4Peace Shorts By Isaac Julien, Terence Nance, Peterson Kamwathi, Nandipha Mntambo

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 6:41 PM
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Films4peace, an annual short film commission by PUMA.Peace, curated by Mark Coetzee, features 21 of today’s most innovative contemporary artists, interpreting the subject of peace on film.

So Long – Cosby Writing Program Ends On High Note

  • By Sylvia Franklin
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  • September 26, 2012 6:09 PM
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7th Annual Harlem International Film Festival Announces 2012 Award Winners

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 5:09 PM
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