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Blair Underwood and His Wife of 27 Years, Desiree DaCosta, Announce Their Divorce

Blair Underwood and His Wife of 27 Years Desiree DaCosta Announce Their Divorce

Blair Underwood and his wife, Desiree DaCosta, are the latest couple to announce their divorce amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Visit for more information The ex-couple announced their split in a joint statement, vowing to prioritize their children’s “best interest,” as per People. “After a tremendous amount of thought, prayer & work on ourselves […]

Blair Underwood Reveals Jada Pinkett-Smith Used Body Double in ‘Set It Off’ Sex Scene

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If you’re a fan of the critically-acclaimed film, Set It Off then you’re familiar with Jada Pinkett-Smith’s steamy sex scene with Blair Underwood. Well, it turns out the scene didn’t actually feature the actress. Visit for more information Underwood made a guest appearance on the Strong Black Legends podcast and spilled the tea. “For […]

Issa Rae and New Line Cinema Developing ‘Set it Off’ Reimagining

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If there is a classic show or film out there, it is bound to remade. Set it Off, which starred Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, Vivica A. Fox, and Kimberly Elise is in remake development stages with Issa Rae serving as the producer and may also star. Visit for more information Variety confirms the […]

#NationalScreenwritersDay Let’s Celebrate the Writers of 15 Hip-Hop Movies We Love


Today, January 5, marks the 2nd annual celebration of National Screenwriter’s Day. Visit for more information National Screenwriter’s Day recognizes the tremendous talent and efforts of the writers behind the big screen films we love and cherish. According to Hal Croasnum, creator of National Screenwriter’s Day and President of ScreenwritingU, the holiday tackles more […]

‘Set it Off’ Was Released on this Day in 1996


You would get your Black card revoked if you never watched Set it Off. Visit for more information The classic film made its debut on November 6, 1996. It stars Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, Vivica A. Fox and Kimberly Elise (in her film debut), who decided to rob a bank for their own […]

Bryson Tiller Announces Set It Off Tour With Metro Boomin

Just days after the release of his sophomore album, True To Self, Bryson Tiller has announced he will be going on tour. Set It Off tour is set to kick off in August and includes almost thirty shows across North America. Visit for more information The tour will feature opening acts from producer Metro Boomin […]