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First Look At 'Downton Abbey's' First Black Cast Member Played By Gary Carr (Teaser Trailer)

  • By Sergio
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  • August 31, 2013 3:43 PM
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As you may recall last year, Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes announced that he intended to introduce a black character to the show's cast for its fourth season. And what better way to attract more diverse viewers?

Watch Episode Six Of Relationship Comedy/Drama Web Series 'Smoke And Mirrors'

  • By Sergio
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  • August 30, 2013 9:36 PM
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For your perusal, here is Episode 6 of the new comedy/drama relationship web series Smoke and Mirrors, created by Atlanta based filmmakers Artemus Jenkins and KarynRose Bruyning.
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'Black France' - 3-Part Series On History Of Blacks In France & Their Long Struggle For Recognition

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 30, 2013 7:25 PM
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I wonder if, for our readers in France, a series like this is akin to what CNN's Black In America series is for us in the USA. Long-time readers of this blog will already know that we aren't too high on those Soledad O'Brien-hosted episodes, and wish they'd die a quick death.
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Exclusive: Angolan Actor Hoji Fortuna Books Role On 'Game Of Thrones' Season 4

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 30, 2013 6:38 PM
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Angolan thespian, Monsieur Hoji Fortuna has been cast in a role for the upcoming 4th season of HBO's hit series Game Of Thrones.

2 New Clips + Pics From 'The Watsons Go To Birmingham' (Anika Noni Rose, Wood Harris)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 30, 2013 4:27 PM
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Hallmark Channel's The Watsons Go To Birmingham, a Hallmark Channel Original Movie, will World Premiere on Friday, September 20 (8pm ET/PT, 7C).

Guion Bluford Jr Became The 1st African American Man In Space Today In History; Your Favorite 'Black Man In Space' Movies/TV Shows?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 30, 2013 4:05 PM
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Today in history, August 30, 1983... Guion Bluford, Jr became the first African American astronaut in space, blasting off aboard space shuttle Challenger.

Watch Ian Harnarine's Award-Winning 'Doubles With Slight Pepper' (Short Shouts!)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 30, 2013 3:44 PM
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Last fall, Ian Harnarine's short film, Doubles with Slight Pepper, which was exec produced by Spike Lee, won the Telefilm Canada Pitch This! contest at the Toronto Film Festival, which carried a prize of C$10,000 - money which Ian will use to adapt the short film into a feature film.

Jennifer Hudson Fights Off Arrest In New Clip From 'Winnie'

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  • August 30, 2013 3:23 PM
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Jennifer Hudson Fights Off Arrest In New Clip From 'Winnie'

Thurgood Marshall Made History Today... Watch Laurence Fishburne, Danny Glover Embody Him

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 30, 2013 3:06 PM
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Today in history... August 30th, 1967, Thurgood Marshall was confirmed as the first black Supreme Court justice.

How Vin Diesel Leveraged His House To Complete 'Riddick.' Maybe He Should've Used Kickstarter

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 30, 2013 2:28 PM
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Well, given what others of his ilk are doing nowadays, and doing successfully, he probably could've taken to Kickstarter to raise the funds he needed, instead of putting his house at risk to complete production on the upcoming movie.
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