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  • OWN to Air World Premiere of ‘Light Girls’ Monday

    Jan 18, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 3 Comments


    *Los Angeles – OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network will air the world premiere of “Light Girls” on Monday, January 19 at 9 p.m.– 11 p.m. ET/PT. The critically acclaimed documentary “Dark Girls” aired on the network last year, and award-winning filmmaker Bill Duke continues the conversation on colorism with “Light Girls,” sharing an in-depth study of […]

  • Light-Skinned Women Open Up About How Colorism Impacted Them (Watch)

    Jan 17, 15 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments


    *The black community addressed colorism and its impact on darker-skinned black women. But light-skinned women are also impacted by issues surrounding their color and have been since childhood, according to The Huffington Post. Bill Duke explores the pain, privilege and prejudice of light-skinned women in his new documentary, “Light Girls,” which is a spin-off of “Dark […]

  • Kym, Joshua Back for More Fun & Drama on ‘Raising Whitley’ (Watch)

    Jan 3, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *If you’re a fan of OWN’s “Raising Whitley,” today’s your day. Or should we say tonight’s your night ’cause Kym, Joshua and her village are back! Yep, Kym Whitley and her adopted son Joshua are back for the new season of “Raising Whitley”. This season we get to know more about Kym’s “village,” a/k/a her […]

  • Bill Duke Follows up ‘Dark Girls’ Documentary with ‘Light Girls’ (Watch)

    Dec 30, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Do light-skinned black women have it easier than their dark-skinned counterparts? That’s the topic of discussion in “Light Girls,” the sequel to Bill Duke’s critically acclaimed documentary, “Dark Girls.” Featuring various women in addition to celebrities like Diahann Carroll, Kym Whitley, Michaela Angela Davis, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Soledad O’Brien and Essence Atkins, “Light Girls” explores colorism […]

  • 24th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards Announces Nominees; Kym Whitley to Host

    Sep 12, 14 by Image Is Everything PR Leave a comment


    *Beverly Hills, California  – The NAACP Beverly Hills/Hollywood Branch’s Theatre Viewing Committee announced nominations in 32 competitive categories for the 24th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards. This year’s show will be hosted by Kym Whitley, star of the humorous and poignant docu-series “Raising Whitley” on Oprah Winfrey’s The OWN Network. The awards show will take place […]

  • Is BET’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ Facing Cancellation?

    Apr 30, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Could the ship be sailing for BET’s “Let’s Stay Together”? Signs seem to point that way amid the Jacque Edmonds Cofer/Queen Latifah-produced sitcom not being mentioned among BET’s returning programs, reports Jawn Murray’s AlwaysAList. Debuting on January 11, 2011 on BET, “Let’s Stay Together” stars Bert Belasco, Nadine Ellis, Joyful Drake, RonReaco Lee and Erica […]