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  • Nas Sees Bill of Sale for 3rd Great Grandma on ‘Finding Your Roots’

    Jul 23, 14 by Cherie Saunders 1 Comment


    *Nas will be among the new crop of celebrities presented with their family history in the PBS series “Finding Your Roots” — and the first rapper to ever appear on the program, which begins its second season in September. “We introduced Nas to five generations – we’ve never been able to do this before for […]

  • HBO Details its ‘Bessie’ Biopic Starring Queen Latifah

    Jul 10, 14 by Cherie Saunders 1 Comment


    *HBO on Thursday released a cast list and other details regarding its upcoming film “Bessie,” a biopic of blues legend Bessie Smith with Queen Latifah in the title role. The singer, rapper and daytime talk show host will also executive produce the project, which originates from HBO Films. Co-stars include Michael K. Williams (“Boardwalk Empire”) […]

  • Mo’Nique Lands Part in New Bessie Smith Film (Despite ‘Difficult’ Label)

    May 27, 14 by Qwest7 5 Comments


    *Years after winning a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her work in “Precious,” Mo’Nique is on her way back with a role in a film about blues singer Bessie Smith. According to reports, Mo’Nique has officially signed on to the project, which will air on HBO and also stars Queen Latifah and Khandi Alexander (“Scandal“). […]

  • Khandi Alexander to Play Kerry Washington’s Mom on ‘Scandal’

    Nov 6, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments


    *“Treme’s” Khandi Alexander has booked a recurring role on the third season of the Shonda Rhimes political fixer drama, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively. Alexander will play Maya Lewis — otherwise known as the mother to Kerry Washington’s beleaguered fixer, Olivia. She’ll first appear during Thursday’s episode and be seen in flashbacks. During last […]

  • THE (09-04-13) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Sep 4, 13 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 “Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. […]

  • THE (09-04-12) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Sep 4, 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 Never underestimate the power of dreams and the […]