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Jada Pinkett Smith Boycotting The Oscars: ‘Begging For Acknowledgment Diminishes Dignity’

Jada Pinkett Smith has no plans to view or even attend this year’s Academy Awards.

I Wish I Could Unsee that ‘Jem and the Holograms’ Trailer

The Jem and the Holograms trailer shattered hopes and dreams.

7 Books by Black Authors that Should Become Films

A list of 7 books by Black authors that should be turned into movies.

Will the drug cartel become the new mafia story in Hollywood?

Although the Godfather films of the 1970s set the standard of how to tell a Mafia/mob story, it was Goodfellas that set a…

The best moments from the 2014 Grammys

While everyone is still discussing what went on at the 2014 Grammy Awards last night (yes, Kendrick should have got something!), here…

Best moments from Drake, Sasheer Zamata on ‘SNL’

Drake hosted and Sasheer Zamata made her debut on Saturday Night Live this weekend — and it was a great episode. Zamata…

When R&B started needing the rapper…

The other day I was listening to KDAY in Los Angeles and SWV’s “Anything” remix with Wu-Tang Clan came on. The song…