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Pharrell Williams Points To Michael Brown’s ‘Bullyish Behavior’ as a ‘Problem’

Multi-talented artist, Pharrell Williams is at the top of his game and garnered an enviable level of respectability in the entertainment industry. His accomplishments have at times presented him in ...

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Kelis is Headed to the Cooking Channel with 'Holiday Feast With Kelis' Special

Kelis is an artist who has never been known to charter the predictable territory of her colleagues. The ‘Milkshake’ singer is still touring and doling out her signature beats but ...

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Saturday Night Live Misses the Mark with “Annie” Spoof

Saturday Night Live never seems to be able to get it right when it comes to the realm of Black women. After years of evading the issue of why they ...

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Shonda Rhimes Slayed The Ratings Game This Season

Thursday nights have been regulated to Shondaland and the numbers prove that they are profitably thriving. ABC has a lot to celebrate  – thanks to their affiliation with Shonda Rhimes who ...

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Marlon Wayans Defends His Right to Use the N-Word

Marlon Wayans is taking his right to use the N-word seriously by filing legal docs in defense of an Instagram post that depicts him calling an extra from his film ...

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Queen Latifah Confirmed to Host the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Concert

Queen Latifah has landed quite an impressive gig. The daytime talk show host has been invited to host the 21st Annual Nobel Peace Prize concert-taking place in Oslo, Norway. According to ...

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Saturday Night Live Misses the Mark with “Annie” Spoof

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Saturday Night Live never seems to be able to get it right when it comes to the realm of Black women. After years of evading the issue of why they refused to include a women of color as regular cast members, they were forced to...

Jamie Foxx and Quvenzhane Wallis Dazzle the Cover of Essence

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Tis the season to be jolly! And from the looks of it actor Jamie Foxx and his impossibly cute companion are ready to begin the festivities early. 11 year-old Quvenzhane Wallis will be back to claim our hearts once again in the remake of the...

Yes She Can: Quvenzhané Wallis Is The New Face of Armani Junior

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Ten-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis, star of Beasts of the Southern Wild and the youngest Oscar nominee of all time, is the new face of Armani Junior, Giorgio Armani’s line for children and teens. The young star, who will star in the remake of the musical Annie was photographed by Stefano Azario. Says Giorgio Armani: “Quvenzhane...

Quvenzhané Wallis to Play Teen Genius in Adaptation of Bestseller ‘Counting by 7s’

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Little Miss Quvenzhané Wallis is back, this time in a film adaption of author Holly Goldberg Sloan’s bestselling young adult novel “Counting by 7s.” Here’s the synopsis:  Willow Chance is a 12-year-old genius, obsessed with nature and diagnosing medical conditions, who finds it comforting to...

The New ‘Annie’ Trailer Is Cuteness Overload

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I was a little skeptical when I heard “Annie” was getting a face lift. I pretty much thought, “How dare Hollywood screw up yet another movie from my childhood”. I can’t even count how many times I watched “Annie” as a kid. No matter what...