Nelsan Ellis

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Nelsan Ellis’ Family Says Alcohol Withdrawal Contributed To His Death

The 'True Blood' actor's family has released a statement regarding his untimely death.

Movies & TV

Watch: Chadwick Boseman Channel James Brown In ‘Get On Up’ Trailer

The first look at Tate Taylor's Get On Up promises a lot of yells, singing, and epic dance moves. But how does Chadwick Boseman stack…

Vixen

Octavia Spencer and Other Black Celebrities With Lead TV Roles

Octavia Spencer will be making her TV series debut in the Steven Spielberg-produced Red Band Society. Following the cancellation of Spielberg's…

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Nelsan Ellis (Lafayette) Talks ‘True Blood,’ Gay Marriage, Tyler Perry

Part of True Blood’s appeal is that the cast portrays their characters so well that it’s hard to believe they aren’t real. Enter…