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  • Dick Gregory to be Honored with Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Jan 28, 15 by Staff Report 3 Comments

    *The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced that comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory will be honored with the 2,542nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, February 2, 2015. The star in the category of Live Theatre/Performance will be dedicated at 1650 Vine Street near Hollywood & Vine. “We are proud to honor […]

  • Pam Grier Kicks Off TV One’s ‘Unsung Hollywood’ Wednesday Night

    Feb 25, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *TV One’s “Unsung” series will receive a bit of help from an acting veteran when it expands for the premiere of “Unsung Hollywood” on Wednesday, February 26 at 10pm Eastern. Blaxploitation film queen Pam Grier will be the first entertainer profiled for the series, which profiles “black artists, entertainers and programming,” according to the network’s […]

  • TV One Goes ‘Hollywood’ With ‘Unsung’ Spin-Off

    Jan 8, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *TV One’s popular “Unsung” series is branching out into new territory with a new spin-off. Media sources report the channel will launch an offshoot titled “Unsung Hollywood.” The series will veer away from TV One’s proven music biography formula as it primarily focuses on the stars of film and television.

  • Singers from the Old School Join to Form a Group

    Jun 8, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Three of the most legendary singers of Motown era R&B are coming together to knock music fans’ socks off. Glenn Leonard, former lead tenor, “The Temptations,” Joe Coleman, former lead singer, “The Platters,” and Joe Blunt, former lead singer, “The Drifters,” are taking it back to the old school with a modern twist. The guys […]

  • ‘Django’ Fan Dick Gregory Says Flick ‘Freed’ Him; Calls Spike Lee ‘Thug’ (Listen)

    Jan 16, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 26 Comments

    *The man, Dick Gregory went in on Spike Lee, criticizing him for his statements against “Django Unchained.” In an interview posted on YouTube, the activist and comedian professed that the movie was liberating and that if anyone has made films that have disrespected African ancestors, it’s gotta be him. “I’ve seen ‘Django Unchained’ 12 times. […]

  • THE (10-12-12) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Oct 12, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “You can fall, but you can rise also.” […]