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Kid Fury Teaming up With Lena Waithe on New HBO Comedy

Kid Fury Teaming up With Lena Waithe on New HBO Comedy

Kid Fury, co-host of The Read podcast, is reportedly developing an HBO comedy series for which The Chi creator Lena Waithe will be one of the executive producers, according to Variety. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The story follows a twentysomething sarcastic gay black man navigating adulthood and responsibility in New York City while struggling to wrap his head […]

Common’s Boxing Doc ‘They Fight’ Has Been Picked Up By Fox Sports

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Earlier this month, the Fox Sports Film network announced that they have attained the North American rights to boxing documentary They Fight, in which Chi-town notable Common has a hand in production. The Finding Forever rapper teamed up with Los Angeles-based film production company Argent Pictures to produce the project The Hollywood Reporter reports. Visit […]

Oprah Winfrey, Meryl Streep, Chadwick Boseman, Among 140 to Sign Open Letter for Gender Equality

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There’s an open letter calling for action against gender equality with over 100 signatures from television and Hollywood heavyweights such as Oprah, Meryl Streep, Lena Waithe, Issa Rae, Chadwick Boseman, Ryan Reynolds, and more. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The letter which is spearheaded by international charity ONE, is aimed to put political leaders “on notice.” […]

Lena Waithe Rocked a Pride-Flag Cape at the Catholic-Themed Met Gala

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Lena Waithe just made history at the 2018 Met Gala. She became the first person to rock a pride flag on the infamous red carpet. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Waithe donned a pride flag cape with a black and white suit. The gala’s theme “Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” made the moment all the […]

Met Gala 2018: Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Chadwick Boseman & More Take the Red Carpet

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This year’s Met Gala theme was “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” It wasn’t a religious affair, but some of our favorite stars were channeling the church theme. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Rihanna, one of the night’s co-hosts, took inspiration from the head of the Catholic Church. Lena Waithe made a powerful political […]

Black Girl Magic: Essence Announces 2018 Oscar Honorees

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Essence magazine has announced the honorees for its prestigious “Black Women in Hollywood Awards” and it’s full of major power players in entertainment. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The annual event, hosted during Oscar’s week, will honor Emmy-award winning writer/actress Lena Waithe; actress/award-winning playwright Danai Gurira; actress/activist Tessa Thompson and comedian/award-winning actress Tiffany Haddish. Advertisement “As the […]

‘The Chi’ Has Been Renewed for Season 2

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Created and executive produced by Lena Waithe, The Chi is a coming-of-age drama set in south side Chicago, centered around a group of residents who, “become linked by coincidence, but bonded by the need for connection and redemption.” A deadly occurrence effects an entire community and unexpectedly connects the lives of Brandon (Jason Mitchell), Emmett (Jacob Latimore), […]

Lena Waithe Becomes the First Black Woman to Win Emmy for Comedy Writing

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It was a night of firsts for Black comedians at the Emmys on Sunday night, September 17th. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Lena Waithe made history as the first Black woman to win for comedy writing for co-writing the “Thanksgiving” episode of “Master of None” with series co-creator and star, Aziz Ansari. Waithe also has […]

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