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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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2017 Grammy Awards Winners

The 59th Annual Grammy Awards are a wrap. The ceremony took place in Los Angeles on Sunday and it was a huge night for Adele who took home album and song of the year. Beyoncé who lead her peers with nine nominations while Drake, Rihanna, and Kanye West were all …

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All the Winners at the 23rd SAG Awards

The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony held on Sunday January 29th, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The winners of the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards are highlighted below, with Fox’s Hidden Figures taking home what it considered by many to be the top honor at the …

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Parker Sawyers: “It’s an honor to play Obama on screen”

Parker Sawyers who plays the president in the movie “Southside with You” can’t wait for Barack Obama to see the film. The actor, who bears an uncanny physical resemblance to Obama, does a great impersonation of the president and won the role over roughly three dozen other candidates. But if …

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‘Beasts of No Nation’s’ Abraham Attah Nominated for Image Award

The 47th NAACP Image Award nominations, which were announced Tuesday, live from the Paley Center in Beverly Hills, Calif. offered some surprises. Announced by actors Guillermo Díaz (“Scandal”) and Tika Sumpter (“The Haves and the Have Nots”), films “Creed,” “Straight Outta Compton,” Dope,” and the Will Smith starrer “Concussion” were …

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American Music Awards pays tribute to Paris

Celine Dion brought the theater to tears at the American Music Awards as she performed a tribute to the victims of the recent terror attacks in Paris. Several audience members at at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California, were visibly moved as Celine sang the emotional French classic in …

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Spike Lee, Clive Davis receive special honors at the Image Awards

Honoree Spike Lee attends the 46th NAACP Image Awards Some of the biggest names in film, television and music were in attendance at the annual NAACP Image Awards where veteran filmmaker Spike Lee and music mogul Clive Davis were honored. Will Smith, Common, Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Tracee Ellis Ross, …

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“It’s a passion project,” says Jennifer Lopez of her new film

She has a hot and steamy sex session with a younger actor in the film which she co-produced with her producing partner Benny Medina. For 43-year old global superstar Jennifer Lopez, the psychological thriller, “The Boy Next Door” was something she felt she needed to do. “It was a good …

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