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Halle Berry and Lupita Nyong’ to Present at SAG Awards

Actresses Halle Berry and Lupita Nyong’o have been tapped to present at the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, Executive Producer Kathy Connell announced today. Berry has two SAG awards and was first recognized for her role in the movie “Introducing Dorothy Dandridge,” in the Female Actor in a Television …

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Danny Glover to receive NAACP’s “President’s Award”

Actor, producer and humanitarian Danny Glover, who served as Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Development Program, will be presented with the NAACP “President’s Award” at the 49th NAACP Image Awards on Monday. A huge presence on screen, stage and television for more than 30 years, Glover served as  a …

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Forest Whitaker Plays Archbishop Desmond Tutu in ‘The Forgiven’

Saban Films just announced their upcoming thriller, “The Forgiven,” will hit theaters on March 9 with a theatrical expansion on March 16 to also include VOD and Digital HD. Directed by Academy Award nominee Roland Joffé (“The Killing Fields”), the film stars Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker (“The Last King …

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Trendy’s 10 Best Flicks of 2017

Among our best movies of the year, you’ll find a superhero movie, a revenge drama, a fantasy love story, a historical tale and a superb horror flick. These are original, memorable, and enthralling films that caught our attention this year and serve to remind us why buying a $15 movie …

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Idris Elba: “Molly’s Game is about gender balance and power”

By all accounts, Idris Elba has had an incredibly good year. First, he played the heroic Roland Deschain in Nikolaj Arcel’s “The Dark Tower” and reprised his role of Heimdall in “Thor: Ragnarok.” Then, the actor took on his first lead romantic role in Hany Abu-Assad’s “The Mountain Between Us,” …

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Will Poulter: “My biggest challenge was playing a character I felt no connection to.”

He plays a racist police officer in “Detroit,” a fact-based drama set during the 1967 Detroit riots in which a group of rogue police officers callously brutalize several black American men. For the British-born actor, who is known for his work in the films “The Maze Runner” and “The Revenant,” …

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“Get Out” wins big at AAFCA

Jordan Peele’s artistic thriller “Get Out” was a big winner for members of  the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) as it scooped up Best Film, Best Directing, Best Acting (for lead Daniel Kaluuya) and a Best Screenplay recognition from the world’s largest group of professional Black film critics. Peele’s directional debut about a young black …

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Dan Gilroy: “I wrote this movie for Denzel because of his talent”

In “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” writer-director Dan Gilroy teams with up two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington to create the portrait of a layered, complex man whose life has been spent fighting for others’ civil rights. When Gilroy wrote the script on spec, he was vying for Washington to do …

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