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  • The Pulse of Entertainment: John Ridley’s ‘American Crime’ Focuses on Today’s Issues in a Nonpartisan way

    Mar 28, 15 by Eunice Moseley Leave a comment


    John Ridley’s ‘American Crime’ focuses on today’s issues in a nonpartisan way, airs Thursdays at 10/9c *John Ridley, known for his script for 12 Years a Slave, created and directs the new ABC television series “American Crime.” The crime drama stars Felicity Huffman, Timothy Hutton, Regina King and Elvis Nolasco. The weekly series airs on […]

  • 72 New TV Pilots & Series with Black Actors Ordered for Next Season

    Mar 11, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments


    *Diversity continues its noticeable presence on small screen as broadcast and cable TV networks have ordered at least 72 pilots/series with black actors in starring/lead/supporting roles. Shadow and Act’s Tambay A. Obenson notes that ABC leads the pack with 14 projects featuring black actors in starring, lead and/or supporting roles. NBC follows with 13. The […]

  • Regina King on Playing a Devout Muslim in ABC’s ‘American Crime’

    Mar 5, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *Settling into the vacated “How to Get Away With Murder” time slot on Thursdays is ABC’s new drama “American Crime,” an anthology series penned and executive produced by Oscar winning “12 Years a Slave” screenwriter John Ridley. The show takes a look at race, class, religion, sex and gender in the American justice system through […]

  • Lincoln Partners With ESSENCE to Honor Exceptional Black Women in Hollywood (Photos)

    Feb 21, 15 by garadf Leave a comment


    *BEVERYLY HILLS – Lincoln Motor Company was the presenting sponsor for ESSENCE’s 8th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, which took place yesterday at The Beverly Wilshire. The 2015 ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon honored outstanding women in the television and film industry. The following were this year’s honorees: “Beyond The Lights” actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw; […]

  • Essence Honors Notable Black Women in Hollywood With Annual Luncheon

    Jan 15, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Cast members of Netflix’s “Orange is the New Black,” actress/director Regina King and “Beyond the Lights” leading lady Gugu Mbatha-Raw will be in good company as Essence magazine gears up for its yearly “Black Women in Hollywood” luncheon. The eighth annual pre-Oscars event will take place Feb. 19 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. This year’s honorees […]

  • THE (01-15-15) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jan 15, 15 by EURPublisher01 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 Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only […]