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"Single Ladies" Season 2 Debuted Last Night; Did You Watch? If So, Reactions?

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 9:37 PM
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  • 68 Comments
What? No S&A Single Ladies Talkback session?

Watch Teaser For "I Am John Wayne" (Young Black Cowboy Struggles w/ Death Of Best Friend)

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 7:53 PM
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  • 27 Comments
Here's a very brief teaser for a short film titled I Am John Wayne, directed by Christina Choe. It doesn't give you a lot of information about the film, but I'm drawn to it. Something about a melancholic young black man riding a horse in the middle of a desolate, gritty, grimy New York city street locale; throw in the unexpected background music. 

Call For Papers: Evolving African Film Cultures: Local And Global Experiences

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 7:29 PM
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  • 0 Comments
We're a little late on this but you have about 1-1/2 weeks to put a 300-word abstract together.

Don Cheadle Says Miles Davis Project Is NOT Heading To Broadway After All

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 6:32 PM
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  • 2 Comments
Dear Everybody, contrary to several internet sites, I am NOT doing in any way shape or form a Broadway play about Miles Davis. Word is bond.

What New Characters Will Be Introduced In "Game Of Thrones" Season 3? Any Of Them Roles For Black Actors?

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 6:06 PM
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  • 7 Comments
Season 2 isn't quite over yet, but fans (as well as the network - HBO) are already looking to season 3 of the hit series Game Of Thrones, based on George R.R. Martin’s third Song of Ice and Fire novel, A Storm of Swords.

Lucius Fox Returns In New TV Spot For "The Dark Knight Rises"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 5:32 PM
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Wait, Morgan Freeman is in The Dark Knight Rises? Really? Why, I had no idea.

Watch Now - French Slavery/Time Travel Comedy "Case Départ"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 5:13 PM
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  • 5 Comments
It's been a long while since we last wrote anything about this flick...

Zombies In Africa Feature ("The Dead") Posts Impressive Box Office; Did You See It?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 4:04 PM
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It's been on DVD/Blu-ray/VOD for a few months now; It's been on my cue, but I just haven't gotten around to it yet.

Carl Franklin Signs Up To Direct Cop Thriller "City Of Night"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 3:52 PM
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This comes on the heels of my Carl Franklin piece titled Trying To Understand Carl Franklin's Absence From Movie Theaters In 8 Years..., which was posted in mid-April.

Don't Expect To See Stephanie Mills On TV One's Popular "Unsung" Series Anytime Soon...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 3:12 PM
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  • 28 Comments
I think most will agree that TV One's hour-long music series, Unsung, has been one of the network's treasured shows, earning his highest-rated, most successful season ever, this year.

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