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  • Tyrese Abuses Jennifer Hudson … in Short Film; Admits He’s White

    Jun 18, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Tyrese Gibson is bringing a more serious and dramatic side to his music in a trailer for a short film inspired by his latest single “Shame.” Tyrese released the trailer on Tuesday (June 16). Produced by Denzel Washington and directed by video producer Paul Hunter, the “Shame” short film features Tyrese as a conflicted family […]

  • Pres. Obama Not on Denzel’s List of People to Play

    Jun 7, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *He may have played Malcolm X and Stephen Biko, but don’t expect Denzel Washington to play President Barack Obama anytime soon. Better yet, it may be good to just take Obama off the list. “Barack Obama is a story that hasn’t finished yet. It’s not something I’m thinking about, and he’s busy,” Washington responded when […]

  • Denzel Washington’s Daughter to Make Off-Broadway Debut

    May 28, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Denzel Washington’s daughter is looking to make a name for herself in the family business. Olivia Washington, one of Denzel’s four children, is making her off-Broadway debut later this spring as the shy and damaged Laura in a revival of Tennessee Williams’ “The Glass Menagerie.” According to the AP, she joined the inaugural season of […]

  • MC Lyte Joins the Board of Trustees at Dillard University (Photos)

    May 16, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *MC Lyte experienced nice weather and her first graduation as a board of trustees member at Dillard University earlier this month. She’ll be working with Dillard University’s Walter M. Kimbrough. Her foundation Hip-Hop Sisters will help promote the fresh  #EducateOurMen initiative.

  • Celebrities Gather For Tribute to African-Americans in TV

    May 13, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *The stars keep lining up to honor the achievements of African Americans in television. Page Six reports that Gabrielle Union, Gladys Knight and Brandy are among those joining previously-announced attendees Oprah Winfrey, Michael Strahan, Cicely Tyson and Lee Daniels for the Paley Center for Media’s Tribute to African-American Achievements in Television black-tie gala this week. […]

  • Who is He? Actor Allen Maldonado Pops Up in a Handful of Roles

    Apr 26, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *Breakthrough actor Allen Maldonado is showing up everywhere — from TV to movie roles. He starred on FX’s “You’re the Worst” from the creators of “Weeds” and “Orange is the New Black.” Also, he starred on Aaron McGruder‘s Adult Swim series, “Black Jesus” and BET’s coming-of-age drama, “The Start Up.”