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Walk of Fame Star for Actor Terry Crews to Be Unveiled Today
July 30, 2021
A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is scheduled to be unveiled today honoring NFL linebacker turned actor and ``America's Got Talent'' host Terry Crews on his 53rd birthday. ... read more »
WATCH: Terry Crews Career Time Line
July 30, 2021
Terry Crews was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, on his 53rd birthday, July 30. Watch an interview of Crews reflecting on his career. ... read more / watch video »
LeVar Burton-Hosted Episodes of `Jeopardy!’ to Begin Airing Tonight
July 26, 2021
Actor LeVar Burton said he was ``more than nervous'' when guest-hosting five episodes of ``Jeopardy!'' that begin airing tonight. ... read more »
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Biz Markie — April 8, 1964 — July 16, 2021 — Rest In Power, this is for you.
July 22, 2021
Biz smashed all of his “shortcomings” through talent, innovation, and charisma which was a Herculean feat. ... read more »
Motown Founder Berry Gordy tapped for Kennedy Award
July 21, 2021
Berry Gordy founded a Motown sound that defined a generation, fostered legendary music careers, and constructed a timeless genre that continues to influence musicians today. The Kennedy Center has tapped Gordy as an honoree.  ... read more »
PA Supreme Court Judge Rips Cosby Prosecutor: ‘He Broke the Rules’
July 15, 2021
While social media and many who still have not understood the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Bill Cosby’s conviction continue to mislabel their decision as a “technicality,” the chief justice remarkably refuted those claims. ... read more »
Haitian American Artist Brings His Vision, Gift to State’s COVID Campaign
July 15, 2021
California’s “Your Actions Save Lives” art campaign recently unveiled two “Safety First” murals in San Francisco. The artworks, created by the Grammy-nominated visual artist Serge Gay Jr, were commissioned to encourage people to continue to take safety precautions against COVID-19 even though the state reopened last month, according to the governor’s office. ... read more »
Young Black Creative Debuts Pop-up Art Gallery
July 15, 2021
Expressing herself is rarely a problem for Shalandrea Houchen. In fact, her range of diverse experiences helps the young Los Angeles native to excel in several creative endeavors. Houchen not only boasts a background in acting, singing and modern dancing, but she also spent the last eight years managing the opening of successful restaurants in New York City.  It was in NYC that she discovered her gift for designing pop-up art installations by presenting What’s Ya Zodiac, an interactive gallery showcasing the 12 Zodiac signs. ... read more »
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EMMY NOMINATIONS – FULL OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN NOMINEES!
July 15, 2021
The Primetime Emmy Awards will feature 26 different categories ranging from writing and acting to awards for different genres ... read more »
‘Night Court’ actor Charlie Robinson dies at 75
July 13, 2021
“Charlie Robinson, was the love of my life, husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather,” his wife and fellow actor Dolorita Noonan-Robinson said in a statement. ... read more »
GOLDENVOICE NAMES MARCUS “DON DADA” JOHNSON TALENT BUYER
July 10, 2021
Goldenvoice, the Los Angeles-based concert promoter, announced today that Marcus “Don Dada” Johnson will be joining the company as Talent Buyer. ... read more »
Kelly’s lawyer wants trial delayed due to jail quarantine
July 10, 2021
Kelly’s new lawyers are asking a judge to postpone his Aug. 9 sex trafficking trial in New York City, arguing they haven’t had enough time to prepare because he’s under a mandatory jail quarantine since his transfer from Chicago. ... read more »
Mary J. Blige’s “Mary J. Blige’s My Life” — a “love letter” to her younger self now streaming on Amazon Prime Video
July 1, 2021
 It was the 1992 album “What’s the 411? that started the revolution and put the singer on her path to legendary status. Although her most passionate fans embrace all of her music it’s the second “My Life” that defined her. ... read more »
Acclaimed Actor Viola Davis Will be the Featured Speaker at LMU Commencement at SoFi Stadium
July 1, 2021
Davis garnered Critics Choice, Golden Globe, SAG, BAFTA, and an Academy Award in the category of Best Supporting Actress for her role in “Fences” for Paramount Pictures. She also starred with Denzel Washington in the 2010 revival of the play on Broadway. Her performance earned her a Tony Award, as well as the Drama Critics’ Circle Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, and Drama Desk Award. ... read more »
Cosby Conviction Overturned! Attorney says, “We Are on Our Way Now to the Prison to Pick Him Up”
July 1, 2021
The state Supreme Court ruled that Cosby’s deal with former prosecutor Bruce Castor should have been honored. In a phone call with Cosby attorney Jennifer Bonjean, she states, “I am thrilled! I haven’t made my way through the entire opinion yet, but it seems that the court agrees with what we knew all along, that Mr. Cosby never should have been prosecuted in the first place. If a prosecutor’s word is not his bond, then we as a society — and the entire criminal justice system — is in trouble.” ... read more »
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