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Watch Olivia And The President Heat Things Up In 3 1/2-Minute Preview Of Episode 3 Of "Scandal"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 18, 2012 10:23 AM
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Episode 3 (which airs tomorrow night, Thursday) isn't online, as ABC did for episode 2 (making it available on the web almost a week before it aired on TV). 

"The Bachelor" Hit With Discrimination Lawsuit

  • By Sergio
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  • April 18, 2012 9:02 AM
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If you will recall, last week I told you about Portland sports broadcaster Lamar Hurd, who is working very hard to become the first black guy to headline the popular ABC show The Bachelor (Read HERE).

First Trailer For Tyler Perry's "Madea's Witness Protection" Surfaces

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 17, 2012 8:35 PM
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Well, here we go again; you know the deal... we've been here before, so I'm not even going to bother with any commentary. Just the facts...

Tribeca 2012 Preview - "Alekesam" (Hugh Masekela And His Son Attempt To Reconnect With Each Other)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 17, 2012 8:11 PM
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The 2012 Tribeca Film Festival officially kicks off on Thursday, the 19th, and I'll make every attempt to see as many S&A films as I can and write about them; a brotha's is worn out, so if any of you will be attending any screenings at the festival, and you'd like to submit a review of whatever you see, feel free to email me and we'll chat (obensont@gmail.com).

Cedella Marley, Daughter Of Bob Marley, Talks To S&A About Definitive "Marley" Doc (Opening This Week)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 17, 2012 7:32 PM
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Philippe Niang's "Toussaint L'Ouverture" Starring Jimmy Jean-Louis Premieres In Haiti (Pics)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 17, 2012 6:15 PM
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Still no word on what the international release expectations are for Philippe Niang's Toussaint L'Ouverture (starring Jimmy Jean-Louis title character).

Watch 5 1/2 Minutes Of Behind-The-Scenes Footage From All-Black "Steel Magnolias" Set

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 17, 2012 3:30 PM
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Dearest Trayvon... I Heard You Scream (Trayvon Martin & Representation)

  • By Tanya Steele
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  • April 17, 2012 3:01 PM
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Several friends have asked me how they should speak to their child about Trayvon Martin's murder. It is an honor to be asked such a question. I do not have children. And, I'm someone who refuses to raise a black child (male, especially) in the United States. Too risky. When I travel, I observe black male children. I watch their body language, their confidence level, the tenor of their conversations, as a way to counter-balance what I see in my Brooklyn neighborhood.

Saatchi & Saatchi, Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Fest Present NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE Producer's Award

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 17, 2012 11:53 AM
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Saatchi & Saatchi is in it’s 4th year of sponsorship of the Run&Shoot Filmworks Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival.

Steve McQueen's "Shame" Arrives In Blu-ray Combo Pack Loaded w/ Extra Features (Now Available)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 17, 2012 11:30 AM
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We covered this film enough that I'm sure every single one of you has either already seen it, or at least is familiar with it that I don't think an introduction is necessary at this point. 

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