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Watch Season 2, Episode 2 Of 'Roomieloverfriends' (From Black & Sexy TV/Issa Rae Prod)

  • By Courtney
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  • May 28, 2013 10:23 AM
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A new season of Roomieloverfriends, the web series created by the Black & Sexy TV team (aka Dennis Dortch and Numa Perrier), and executive produced by Issa Rae (aka Awkward Black Girl) via her Issa Rae Productions.
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Thoughts On 'Hit The Floor' After Its TV Debut Last Night? (Kimberly Elise, Taylour Paige)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 28, 2013 10:07 AM
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It made its TV debut last night on VH1, although, last week, the network did make available online, the season premiere episode of its scripted hour-long drama Hit The Floor - which co-stars Kimberly Elise and newcomer Taylour Paige, as well as Charlotte Ross, Logan Browninghas and Dean Cain.

Watch Vin Diesel-Helmed Short 'Los Bandoleros' (2009's 'Fast & Furious' Prequel)

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • May 28, 2013 9:15 AM
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What Is It That Terrifies Dorothy Dandridge So?

  • By Sergio
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  • May 27, 2013 7:34 PM
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I came across this publicity photo of Dorothy Dandridge by happenstance a few days ago, which was obviously made during the golden age of studio publicity photos. There was no caption for the photo other than her name, but judging from how she’s (ahem..) dressed and the nautical looking door, it was easy to guess what film it’s from.

UPDATE: Change Of Location For Chicago Screening Of 'Portrait Of Jason' May 29th

  • By Sergio
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  • May 27, 2013 2:24 PM
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Regular readers of S & A know that we have been extensively covering the restoration and progress of Shirley Clarke’s groundbreaking 1967 documentary Portrait of Jason.

Watch Episode Three Of The UK Drama Web Series 'Redemptions End'

  • By Sergio
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  • May 27, 2013 9:57 AM
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Here’s the third episode of a U.K. made dramatic web series we've been following, titled Redemptions End which premiered in April.

L.A. Rebellion Short Film Programs In Chicago, 5/30 w/ Filmmaker Monona Wali & Yours Truly

  • By Sergio
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  • May 27, 2013 9:37 AM
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The tenth screening of the ongoing L.A. Rebellion touring film series currently in Chicago, which continues to be a huge success, takes place this Thursday, May 30, with the fourth and final short films program, which will include several long unseen major works.

Miles Davis Was Born Today... Updates On Biopics From Don Cheadle & George Tillman Jr

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 26, 2013 9:20 PM
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Today in history... Miles Dewey Davis was born on May 26, 1926 in Alton, Illinois, to Dr. Miles Henry Davis and Cleota Mae (Henry) Davis.

Holiday Weekend Treat: Audra McDonald's 'Go Back Home' - Live From Lincoln Center

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 26, 2013 7:59 PM
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Since many of you enjoyed watching Will Smith and Jaden Smith do their thing on Graham Norton's show (posted HERE on Friday), I thought some of you might appreciate watching another black actor/actress do their own thing, also recently - a completely different kind of thing this time.

Weekend B.O. May 24-26 (Diversity Works)

  • By Sergio
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  • May 26, 2013 12:31 PM
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Fast & Furious 6 has done what Star Trek Into Darkness failed to do in its first weekend. That is to cross (almost) the $100 million mark in one weekend, helping to make this Memorial Day weekend the biggest ever in terms of box office numbers (totaling over $320 million), surpassing the previous biggest Memorial Day weekend record in 2011.

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