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  • Khandi Alexander Learns of Family Tragedy on ‘Finding Your Roots’ (Watch)

    Oct 13, 14 by Cherie Saunders 9 Comments


    *This week’s episode of “Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr.” will feature Ben Affleck finding out that his mom was a Freedom Rider, NAACP president Benjamin Jealous learning that his free great-grandfather had to purchase his own wife and family for their safety, and “Scandal” actress Khandi Alexander receiving a “book of life” […]

  • THE (09-04-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Sep 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 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 “Greatness is not measured by what a man […]

  • Celebrities Attend 5th Annual Emmy Bash (Photos)

    Aug 24, 14 by Darlene Donloe Leave a comment


    *It’s becoming tradition! Doris Bergman throws a party and celebs show up! This week, in honor of the 66th annual Primetime Emmy® Awards, Bergman hosted the Fifth Annual Emmy Style Lounge & Party at Fig & Olive in West Hollywood. The Emmy Awards are set to air Mon., Aug. 25 on NBC. Doris Bergman Considered one of the […]

  • 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 2 Comments


    *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“). […]