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'The Book of Negroes' Adaptation Updates: Character Breakdowns, Will Be 6-Hour Mini-Series, Shooting Now

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 4, 2014 1:15 PM
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'The Book of Negroes' Adaptation Updates: Character Breakdowns, Will Be 6-Hour Mini-Series, Shooting Now

The Academy Got It Wrong: Black Oscar Winners and the Roles They Should Have Won For

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • February 28, 2014 10:30 AM
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In anticipation of the Academy Award ceremony this weekend, here’s a look back at the black actors who’ve taken home the Oscar, and which other roles they should have won for, if any.

Cuba Gooding Jr Books Starring Role In Canadian Action/Thriller 'Gridlocked'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 6, 2014 4:05 PM
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Cuba Gooding Jr Books Starring Role In Canadian Action/Thriller 'Gridlocked'

Aunjanue Ellis, Louis Gossett Jr., Cuba Gooding Jr. Board 'The Book of Negroes' Adaptation

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 4, 2014 12:21 PM
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Aunjanue Ellis, Louis Gossett Jr., Cuba Gooding Jr. Board 'The Book of Negroes' Adaptation

2-Hour Doc On Impact Of World War II & Aftermath On Civil Rights Movement On Smithsonian 2/17

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 23, 2014 1:27 PM
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2-Hour Doc On Impact Of World War II & Aftermath On Civil Rights Movement On Smithsonian 2/17

First Trailer For Cuba Gooding Jr/Sharon Leal Underground Railroad Drama 'Carry Me Home'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 23, 2013 1:24 PM
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First Trailer For Cuba Gooding Jr/Sharon Leal Underground Railroad Drama 'Carry Me Home'

Cuba Gooding Jr Is An Ex-con Teaching Inner-City Kids Chess In First Trailer For 'Life Of A King'

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • December 10, 2013 6:59 PM
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Cuba Gooding Jr Is An Ex-con Teaching Inner-City Kids Chess In First Trailer For 'Life Of A King'

Exclusive First Look At Release Poster For Cuba Gooding Jr Drama 'Life Of A King'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 5, 2013 12:13 PM
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Exclusive First Look At Release Poster For Cuba Gooding Jr Drama 'Life Of A King'

Filmed Version Of 'Trip To Bountiful' In The Works At Lifetime w/ Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 29, 2013 2:07 PM
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Filmed Version Of 'Trip To Bountiful' In The Works At Lifetime w/ Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams

Sharon Leal Will Play Russell Hornsby's Love Interest On 'Grimm'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 7, 2013 10:27 AM
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