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  • Columbus Short: Producing Gospel ‘Empire,’ African ‘American Idol’

    Apr 12, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Maybe we were a bit off with Columbus Short being on the second season of “Empire.” While the former “Scandal” star didn’t confirm talk of him joining the hit Fox show during an interview with E! Online, Short did reveal to Shadow and Act that he is producing a new Bounce TV series inspired by […]

  • Is Columbus Short Plotting TV Return With ‘Empire’?

    Apr 7, 15 by Qwest7 4 Comments


    *Columbus Short’s character may have been killed off on “Scandal,” but the actor may be finding new life on “Empire.” Chatting with E! Online, Short alluded to “bridging my music career with my acting career” as he addressed rumors of him appearing on the second season of the hit Fox show. “Big things are happening,” […]

  • Kerry Washington: ‘People of Color, Gays Pitted Against Each Other’ (Watch)

    Mar 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments


    *“Scandal” star Kerry Washington was named the 2015 GLAAD Media Awards Vanguard winner on Saturday, an honor given to significant allies of the LGBT community. However, Washington’s speech – which brought the crowd to its feet several times – was broadened to include other disenfranchised groups in the United States, including African Americans. “When I […]

  • Shonda Rhimes Says She Hates the Word ‘Diversity’

    Mar 18, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Shonda Rhimes’ influence on television over the last few years is one that has brought different kinds of stories to viewers. As the person behind the shows comprising ABC’s popular Thursday night line-up (“Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and “How To Get Away With Murder”), Rhimes is credited with bringing to light diversity to roles that were […]

  • Columbus Short – Post-Scandal – Talks Redemption in Hollywood

    Mar 13, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Today on TV One’s News One Now, Columbus Short spoke with host and managing editor Roland S. Martin via Skype to promote his first television project since leaving Scandal.  Short co-stars in the second installment of TV One’s horror anthology Fear Files, which premieres tonight, Friday, March 13 at 8pm. (The entire interview can be […]

  • Kerry Washington to Play Anita Hill in HBO Film ‘Confirmation’

    Mar 12, 15 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments


    *Kerry Washington will go from fixing scandals to being in the middle of one of the biggest in politics. The actress has been tapped to play Anita Hill in “Confirmation,” an original film about the volatile 1991 Clarence Thomas-Hill Supreme Court nomination hearings, which captivated the country and forever changed the way people think about […]