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“Precious” receives multiple Oscar nominations

Beverly Hills – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has nominated the drama “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire” for six Oscar nominations.   With awards for best picture, best director for Lee Daniels, best actress for Gabourey Sidibe, best supporting actress for Mo’Nique, and best …

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At the 2010 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards

LOS ANGELES – The Screen Actors Guild presented its coveted Actor® statuette for the outstanding motion picture and primetime television performances of 2009 at the “16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®”. Attended by film and television’s leading actors, and held at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center, Sandra Bullock presented …

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SAG Award nods for Gooding, Freeman and Mo’Nique

LOS ANGELES – Actors Cuba Gooding Jr, Monique and Morgan Freeman have snagged Screen Actors Guild nominations. An award which nominees are selected by a guild comprising of other actors, Gooding received a nod for Best Male Actor in a Television, Movie or Miniseries for “The Ben Carson Story,” whilst …

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Columbus Short packs heat in latest flick

Los Angeles – Columbus Short is either an incredibly lucky guy, an extremely talented actor or, most likely, he’s a combination of both luck and talent. The actor, dancer and musician who got his first break in the dance flick “Stomp the Yard” has had a very illustrious career staring …

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The King of Pop Reigns at the American Music Award’s

Los Angeles – Michael Jackson became American Music Award’s biggest posthumous winner after snagging four accolades last night.   Jackson who co-hosted the first ever AMA’s was named favorite male soul/R&B artist whilst his 2003 greatest-hits album, “Number Ones” won best soul/R&B and pop/rock album and favorite pop/rock male.  Photos …

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Movie Review: “Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans”

LOS ANGELES – Nicolas Cage has made quite a career for himself playing erratic characters living dangerously. Whether it’s in “Matchstick Men” or “Leaving Las Vegas,” the Oscar winning actor has proven to be one of the most versatile actors of all time. In his latest project – call it …

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Harambee Festival Film Sreening hosts “Hurricane in the Rose Garden”

DALLAS – City Council Woman Carolyn Davis emphasized the need for exposure of African American theatre to the international community. She was the hostess at the Harambee Festival Film Screening of Hurricane in the Rose Garden. Hurricane in the Rose Garden which features stars such as Pascal Atuma, Hakeem Kazim, …

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Movie Review: “SKIN”

A powerful and poignant drama based on real events, “Skin” is the true story of a black child born in the 50s to white parents in apartheid South Africa. Sandra Laing (Sophie Okonedo) is distinctly black — in appearance at least — despite the fact that both her parents, Abraham …

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