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Michael B. Jordan & OWN to Develop Series Inspired by Moonlight Co-writer Tarell Alvin McCraney’s Life

Oprah Winfrey’s OWN is consistently bridging cultural elements of film to deliver high-quality programming, and the network’s newest venture is no different. Tarell Alvin McCraney, executive producer and co-writer of Moonlight, is teaming up with Michael B. Jordan for a new drama series based on McCraney’s life. According to Variety, the drama follows a 14-year-old prodigy from South…

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Michael B. Jordan Joins The Cast of ‘Black Panther’

According to The Hollywood Reporter, actor Michael B. Jordan has joined the cast of Marvel’s highly anticipated Black Panther. If correct, Jordan will reunite with his Creed director Ryan Coogler for what is seeming to be a star-studded film. Other actors slated for the cast are Chadwick Boseman and hopefully Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o.…

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Drake Reminisces on His First Pair of Jordans for #WEAREJORDAN Series

After his very own successful OVO x Air Jordan collaborations, there is no question that Drake is a true Jumpman at heart. He is one of the latest celebrities to reminisce on his first pair of Air Jordans for the #WEAREJORDAN series. In the clip, he talks about how his father bought him his first…

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HBO to Air Documentary On The Jordan Davis Story

“I remember the first day we brought Jordan home from the hospital a miracle child. For nine months, I fought to give this special child life. I remember asking God to keep him safe and out of harm’s way. I have said many prayers that he would be highly favored before God and man. I…

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Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Co-Star in Jay-Z’s “Family Feud” Visual Directed by Ava DuVernay

Jay-Z was unquestionably the king of visuals this year having released nine (so far) from the humbly sincere 4:44 LP. To finish 2017 (and to complete the list of outstanding 4:44 visuals) he’s sharing a cathedral-set video for “Family Feud” with the queen Beyoncé and their extraordinarily gorgeous first born Blue Ivy as his costars. But the diverse…

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Angela Bassett To Play T’Challa’s In Marvel’s Upcoming ‘Black Panther’ Film

Marvel has brought Oscar-nominated actress Angela Bassett on board for the Black Panther film for the role of T’Challa’s mother, Ramonda. The star studded cast already includes Michael B. Jordan, Forest Whitaker, Lupita Nyong’o among others. Angela Bassett is preparing to wrap up her third season on Ryan Murphy’s horror anthology series, American Horror Story.…

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Stream Tink’s ‘Winter’s Diary 4’

While fans anxiously await Tink’s debut studio album, she has been graciously releasing interim music to hold everyone over. Winter’s Diary 4 is a corpus of Trap&B jams where Tink’s delicate tone serenades love, trust, success and loyalty over punchy beats accented with electronic claps and snaps. “Wet Aquafina” is a punchy banger perfect for…

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Donald Glover Joins The Cast of ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’

Donald Glover (also known musically as Childish Gambino) is very busy these days. Today, The Hollywood Reporter announced that he has landed a role in Marvel’s Spider-Man: Homecoming movie. Juggling multiple projects, the rapper/actor/tv producer/writer is making it quite clear that he’s a man of many talents. Details about his character have yet to be…

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The Best of Black History Month 2016

Black History Month 2016 may have come and gone, but it will never be forgotten. It was a February of epic proportions that blessed us with Black magic from sea to shining sea. From Beyoncé shouting out her love for hot sauce and afros to Black Twitter turning up the blogisphere with #TrapCovers, Black America…

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Black Hollywood Will Come Together to Commemorate Dr. King Jr. at #MLKNow Event

Blackout for Human Rights and the Campaign for Black Male Achievement will host “MLK Now”, an event to commemorate not only the life but the legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., today, Monday January 18th. Actors, artists, leaders, writers, activists, and more will come together from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Harlem’s Riverside…

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Edward Buckles To Curate ‘Katrina Babies’ Documentary

A winter-welcoming chill was in the air as 20-something, New Orleans’ filmmaker Edward Buckles took his seat, poolside at his charming apartment. Soothing jazz mellowed in the background as Edward recanted the year, recently graduating from Dillard University and landing a teaching job at the inner-city Algiers Technology Academy. In between takes of teaching young…

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Def Jam Recordings Set To Get A Biopic

With the stellar box office success of Straight Out of Compton, it appears that Hollywood’s newest infatuation are Hip- Hop orientated biopics. The latest rumored film to join the list with Death Row Records and Outkast is set to present the rise of Def Jam Recordings. Deadline reports that the movie will be based off around Def Jam co-founder…

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