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Topher Grace Talks Controversial Role In ‘BlacKkKlansman’

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Topher Grace discusses the deep dive in becoming Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke in the new Spike Lee Joint Blackkklansman. Visit for more information Being David Duke is a far departure from Topher Grace playing Eric Forman, the dorky suburban kid who ends up with the hottie next door on That 70’s Show. It required far […]

Spike Lee and Jordan Peele Join Forces For New Movie ‘BlacKkKLANSMAN’


Spike Lee has another summer premiere up his sleeve with the recent announcement of BlacKkKLANSMAN, his “newest joint” that premiered this past weekend at the Cannes Film Festival. Visit for more information Based on a memoir by Ron Stallworth, the BlacKkKLANSMAN story is based on a 1970s narrative of an African American cop who […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Spike Lee’s ‘He Got Game’ Turns 20 Years Old!


On this day in 1998, Spike Lee‘s 40 Acres And A Mule Filmworks released the Brooklyn-based drama He Got Game, starring Denzel Washington and NBA star Ray Allen. Visit for more information Allen did a remarkable job as “Jesus Shuttlesworth”, a phenomenal b-ball star out of Coney Island, Brooklyn who faces tremendous obstacles, with […]

Denzel Washington Says He’s Passing the Torch to Michael B. Jordan

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Last week, Michael B. Jordan and Denzel Washington sat down with the New York Times to discuss creating new opportunities for people of color. Visit for more information Jordan began reflecting on a time when film critics compared him to Washington following his performance in Fruitvale Station. When someone says you’re like your idol, […]

Oprah Winfrey to be First Black Woman to Receive The Cecil B. DeMille Award

Oprah Winfrey to be First Black Woman to Receive The Cecil B. DeMille Award

Words by Megan Ambers Visit for more information ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Media mogul and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey is next in line to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 75th Golden Globe Awards, making her the first black woman to ever receive the award. Advertisement “The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is delighted to announce Oprah […]

Black Girl Magic: Ava Duvernay to be Awarded Visionary Honor at the 2018 ABFF Honors

Powerhouse director Ava DuVernay will receive the Visionary Honor at the 2018 American Black Film Festival Honors, also known as ABFF. The Selma storyteller, who has continued to create awareness and opportunities through her art, has won four Emmy Awards, the Peabody Award and the BAFTA for Best Documentary. Visit for more information The Long Beach, […]

Denzel Washington Shouts Out Chicago Grandma For Her Birthday

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Before there was Kofi Siriboe, every Black woman in the world had their eyes set on him. Academy Award winner, Denzel Washington has been stealing hearts since Run DMC were rocking Adidas, but now we see it more than just his looks. Washington, 62, shows that he is real folk as he (on a request […]

Denzel Washington Stars in Forthcoming Film, Roman J. Israel, Esq.

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Words by Fatima Barrie Visit for more information The esteemed, Academy award winning Denzel Washington is going to be hitting the big screen this November playing the leading role of a defense attorney named Roman J. Israel in the film coined by the same name, Roman J. Israel, Esq. Written and directed by Nightcrawler’s […]

Brooklyn Native, Spike Lee’s “He Got Game” Starring Ray Allen & Denzel Washington Debuted 19 Years Ago Today

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  Visit for more information When you want to talk Brooklyn, no one better does it than Spike Lee. Atlanta, born; Brooklyn raised, the filmmaker’s roots dig deep into centralizing the good in African American communities rather than what many films depict in focusing on crime-laden, gun slinging and drug infestation. Such was the […]

Interview: Actors Jovan Adepo, Stephen McKinnley Henderson Talk ‘FENCES’


What a time. Coincidence? I think not. More like fate’s magical work at play. August Wilson’s classic 1983 stage play FENCES film adaptation is so timely it’s freaky. A film chock full of life, mental health, death, inter-family relationships and bouts of internal struggle, Troy Maxson’s one liner, “Life doesn’t owe you nothing, you owe […]

Watch Denzel Washington and Viola Davis in First Trailer for ‘Fences’


Viola Davis and Denzel Washington are standing strong in the very first trailer for Fences the film tells the story of a retired baseball player and his family during the 1950’s in Pittsburgh.  The movie is based on the August Wilson’s Tony and Pulitzer- Prize winning play and directed by Washington himself.  The pair starred in […]

Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke and Antoine Fuqua Reunite For ‘The Magnificent Seven’

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Visit for more information The last time you saw the names Denzel Washington, Antoine Fuqua and Ethan Hawke tripled together, it was likely in reference to Training Day, the classic 2001 cop thriller that saw Denzel, portraying a dirty police officer attempting to serve far too many street masters, win his first and only […]

Get Ready: There’s A ‘Training Day’ Pilot In The Works For CBS

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One of Denzel Washington‘s most memorable films (where he received his long-awaited Academy Award), Training Day, is set to become a TV show on CBS. Visit for more information The show has been in the works for a while now, and was supposed to go into production last August. Seeing the film has cult […]

Happy Birthday Denzel! Top 10 Favorite Denzel Washington Films

Hollywood’s favorite actor, Denzel Washington, turned 61 today (Dec.28) and to celebrate his birthday, we decided to picked out our 10 favorite Denzel Washington films. The results of his work has earned him two Academy Awards and $3.8 billion worldwide in box office grosses.  With more than 40 films under his belt, it was very hard […]

Denzel Washington To Receive Prestigious Cecil B. DeMille Award

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Denzel Washington will be honored with the 2016 Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards on January 10, 2016. Ricky Gervais will host the ceremony once again. The award is given annually to an individual who’s had a significant impact on the world of entertainment. Washington joins a special group of recipients including George Clooney, […]

‘Training Day’ is Coming to a TV Near You…As a Series

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Myyyyyyyy n…etwork Visit for more information Yes, you read that headline right. 14 years after the movie that earned Denzel Washington his first Academy Award, Training Day, debuted in theaters, we have some pretty interesting, somewhat excitable news. Training Day will be a TV series on network television, and guess who’s behind it. That’s […]

Flash by Lenny Kravitz Photo Exhibition Debuts at Leica Gallery

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On Thursday, March 5, Lenny Kravitz kicked off the worldwide launch of Flash by LennyKravitz – a photo exhibit documenting Kravitz’ world tours and unusual insights into the nomadic life of a musician – with a private VIP event in Los Angeles.