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Viola Davis, Issa Rae And More Wear Black To The Golden Globes In Solidarity Against Inequality

Hollywood’s biggest and brightest stars wore black Sunday night (Jan. 7) to the 75th Annual Golden Globes  to make a powerful statement: the time is up on sexual…

LeBron James’ Production Company Developing Series About Madam C.J. Walker

LeBron James’s SpringHill Entertainment is reportedly in the process of developing a television series about the life of historic entrepreneur, Madam C.J…

‘Hidden Figures’ Curriculum Inspires Students To Strive For “Academic Excellence”

Hidden Figures not only made history on the silver screen, but the box office smash plans to alter the course of history yet again, this time in the classroom. According…

Octavia Spencer Praises Public School Teachers For Helping Her Embrace Her Dyslexia

Octavia Spencer’s journey from the Alabama public school system to the silver screen is an inspiring one. The Academy Award-winning actress recently opened up about how…

Octavia Spencer Forgives NBC’s Jenna Bush Hager For “Hidden Fences” Snafu

NBC News Correspondent Jenna Bush Hager made an effort to apologize to casts of Fences and Hidden Figures after she mistakenly merged them together in the running joke…

Watch Stephen Colbert’s Trailer For ‘Hidden Fences,’ The Non-existent Movie The Golden Globes Was Raving About

How many times do we have to say this? Not all black movies look alike, guys. Black people come in all different shapes, sizes, and have different plots too…

‘Hidden Figures’ Lands Atop Box Office With $22.8 Million In Ticket Sales

UPDATE: Hidden Figures continues to put numbers on the board with back-to-back triumphs atop the box office. But while the film tells the true story of three…

Pharrell Williams Joins ‘The Breakfast Club’ To Discuss “Hidden Figures”

Pharrell Williams stopped by The Breakfast Club Monday (Dec. 12) to discuss his new film “Hidden Figures.” Hitting theaters Christmas Day, this film recounts the story…

After Wowing Critics In ‘The Help,’ Octavia Spencer Says ’90 Percent’ Of Roles Offered Were Maids

The talented and warm Octavia Spencer has played plenty of esteemed roles, from the mother of the late Oscar Grant in Fruitvale Station to her upcoming role as NASA…