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  • Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit Entertainment, Jacavi Films, and Electric Republic Set to Release ‘Brotherly Love’

    Feb 27, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Atlanta, GA Flavor Unit Entertainment, a production company owned and operated by Queen Latifah and her partner Shakim Compere, have teamed up with Jacavi Films and Electric Republic to produce “Brotherly Love” set to release April 24, 2015. Flavor Unit partner, Queen Latifah comments: “Shakim and I have always paved our own lane in business. We are […]

  • Queen Latifah’s ‘Bessie’ to Premiere May 16 on HBO (New Pics)

    Feb 24, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *HBO has finally set a date for its Bessie Smith biopic starring Queen Latifah. The film, which follows America’s “Empress of the Blues” from her beginning in abject poverty to becoming one of the biggest recording artists of the 1920s, will premiere on May 16, the network announced Tuesday. Smith died after a car accident in […]

  • Queen Latifah on Inhabiting Bessie Smith for HBO (Pics)

    Jan 8, 15 by Cherie Saunders 5 Comments


    *Journalists on Thursday got a first look at Queen Latifah as Bessie Smith in director Dee Rees’ HBO biopic, and based on the effusive reaction in the room via Twitter – to the sizzle reel alone – it may very will be the most anticipated telefilm of the spring. The film follows Smith’s journey from a rough […]

  • Journalists Pen Book on Celebrity Relationship Issues

    Dec 28, 14 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Los Angeles — In “Real Divas: Living & Loving Out Loud,” black female celebrities talk about finding and/or maintaining love while living a public life. Editor-In-Chief and Publisher Cynthia Horner teams with Author and Publisher Darryl James to ask the difficult questions of black women who face certain challenges while pursuing their love lives under […]

  • Hey Black Woman: How’d You Like A Network Designed Just For You? It’s Coming…

    Dec 26, 14 by Brainuser1 2 Comments


    *Fact: “At more than 10 million strong, and in control of 20 billion dollars in buying power, the African American woman is an increasingly powerful, yet often overlooked consumer,” said Louis Carr, BET Networks President of Broadcast and Media Sales. With this is mind, Centric, BET‘s 24-hour music and entertainment network, has formed an exciting new […]

  • Queen Latifah Takes Care of Her Laid Off Talk Show Staff Out of Pocket

    Dec 25, 14 by Deron Dalton 3 Comments


    *Queen Latifah is definitely a celebrity with a big heart. So much so she wanted to make sure the laid off staff from her cancelled talk show were paid throughout the holidays — using her own money! Although the show will air for another three months, the production team is no longer needed. Therefore, she […]