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By Gary C.: Great piece. On point, especially the truth about Sharpton.

Sony Hack Reveals the Insufferable Whiteness of Hollywood

Dec 21th, 2014 9:08am

By Dui Jarrod: This post is too real.

Ava DuVernay Is Living a Filmmaker's Dream - What Does That Look Like for You?

Dec 21th, 2014 8:24am

By Micah: The bad thing about Sony being hit is according to emails they were seriously considering Idris for Bond after Craig. Eh it probably would of…

Sony Hack Reveals the Insufferable Whiteness of Hollywood

Dec 21th, 2014 5:51am

By griot: @ KeepinItReal & CC --- I encourage you both to write, direct, develop, produce, etc. your own projects...projects that aren't…

Ava DuVernay Has Multi-Episode TV Series on "Black Experience in America" in the Works

Dec 21th, 2014 1:40am

By Shay: Great movie!! Waiting for part 2

Thoughts on BET's Original Movie 'Gun Hill' (Starring Larenz Tate, Emayatzy Corinealdi) After Last Night's Debut?

Dec 21th, 2014 12:30am

By Chasity : Very nice...

Watch Nicki Minaj's Highly-Stylized 16-Minute Short Film Based on 'Pinkprint' Album

Dec 20th, 2014 11:46pm

By Harpo's Harp: Anyone find it funny that Oprah, who promoted this book here in the states back when it was published (2007??), is keeping mum here? I hope…

BET to Celebrate Black History Month 2015 w/ 'Being Mary Jane' Return, 'Book of Negroes,' 'BET Honors'

Dec 20th, 2014 10:59pm

By Supersonic: Good commentary Tanya. President Obama is slamming Sony for not releasing the film. If another group of frat boys wanted to make a film about…

Sony Hack Reveals the Insufferable Whiteness of Hollywood

Dec 20th, 2014 8:35pm

By Helluva: I agree Margaret, that's who she actually looks most like, Pearl Bailey. However, Bessie's story seems more "bio-worthy" compared…

First Image of Queen Latifah as Bessie Smith in Upcoming HBO Biopic

Dec 20th, 2014 7:46pm

By ALP again: CC, I agree with your position: Keepinitreal is reading way too much into this. "The Black Experience" encompasses EVERY aspect of…

Ava DuVernay Has Multi-Episode TV Series on "Black Experience in America" in the Works

Dec 20th, 2014 7:26pm


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