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GBK's Pre-ESPY Awards Gift Lounge

Zorianna Kit | Posted 07.16.2016 | Style
Zorianna Kit

In honor of the 2015 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles Wednesday night, Gavin Keilly's GBK Productions hosted its annual Pre-ESPY Awards gift lounge and cele...

'The Divergent Series: Insurgent'

Dwight Brown | Posted 05.20.2015 | Black Voices
Dwight Brown

The Divergent Series: Insurgent doesn't change that dynamic much, but during its final minutes, it ups the visuals to a level that almost compensates for a weak beginning.

2015 Academy Awards Gift Lounges

Zorianna Kit | Posted 04.24.2015 | Style
Zorianna Kit

There is no bigger time of year in Hollywood than Oscar season as a record number of gifting suites pop up catering to stars not just with free gifts ...

Mekhi Phifer Files For Bankruptcy

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 05.07.2014 | Celebrity

Mekhi Phifer, best known for his role as Dr. Greg Pratt on NBC's "ER," has filed for bankruptcy, reports TMZ. The 39-year-old actor racked up appr...

Dialogue Isn't Just for Screenplays

Stuart Connelly | Posted 06.22.2014 | Arts
Stuart Connelly

But conversation, like therapy, is its own sort of "talking cure." I, for one, want to talk it out. The Suspect is a natural extension of that drive.

Mekhi Phifer Wants To Portray This Legendary Singer

Posted 03.31.2014 | Black Voices

--Actor Mekhi Phifer expresses his interest to portray the role of legendary soul singer, Al Green in forthcoming biopic. (Sister 2 Sister) More No...

ReThink Review: Divergent -- Just Be Yourself, Even in Dystopia

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.21.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Maybe there's enough dystopian teen book/movie money to go around, but not for a movie as nonsensical, poorly written, and dull as Divergent, which clocks in at a punishing, baffling 140 minutes.

Mekhi Lands A New Gig

IndieWire | Posted 08.28.2013 | Black Voices

Mekhi Phifer has joined the cast of Showtime’s Don Cheadle dramedy series House Of Lies, for its upcoming 3rd season....

One Damnation Under God

Stuart Connelly | Posted 09.23.2013 | Black Voices
Stuart Connelly

I was a guest at the American Black Film Festival in South Beach a few weeks back -- right around the time the jury was chosen for the George Zimmerman trial -- showing my new film The Suspect.

Mekhi Phifer Ties The Knot

Posted 04.01.2013 | Celebrity

While many were untying the bows on their Easter baskets Sunday, Mekhi Phifer was tying the knot. The former "ER" actor, 38, wed longtime girlfrien...

What We Talk About When We (Don't) Talk About Race

Stuart Connelly | Posted 04.23.2013 | Entertainment
Stuart Connelly

I've just finished shooting my first feature film, The Suspect, a psychological thriller designed to entertain the audience -- but I fully understand that it owes its very existence to the ongoing problem of race relations in America.

Alyssa Milano Returns To TV As Christian Slater's Estranged Wife

Posted 03.09.2012 | TV

Alyssa Milano is returning to Fox's "Breaking In," as Oz's (Christian Slater) scheming estranged wife Amy, reports TVLine. In Season 1 of the stru...

Brennan Williams

'Stick Fly': Playing On The Perception Of America

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 01.17.2012 | Black Voices

Since opening on Broadway on December 8, the new play "Stick Fly," written by Lydia R. Diamond, has played to enthusiastic audiences and garnered crit...

Stage Brothers -- Dule Hill and Mekhi Phifer in Stick Fly

Nancy Doyle Palmer | Posted 02.13.2012 | Black Voices
Nancy Doyle Palmer

Stick Fly opened last week on Broadway -- produced by Alicia Keys, written by Lydia Diamond and directed by Kenny Leon -- to positively mixed reviews. I interviewed both Dule Hill and Mekhi Phifer about their collaboration, the message of the play and what's next.

PHOTOS: Stars Celebrate 'Stick Fly' Opening Night

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.08.2012 | Black Voices

Last night Alicia Keys was joined by her husband Swizz Beatz, actor Jaleel White, Gayle King, Spike Lee and a host of other stars for the opening of "...

'Stick Fly' Doesn't Stick

Michael Giltz | Posted 02.07.2012 | Home
Michael Giltz

It's telling that at the end of the night everyone is essentially the exact same person they were at the beginning and nothing we've learned has changed our opinion of them.

HuffPost Review: Flypaper

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.19.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's no surprise that Flypaper is receiving a bare-bones release. The real question is: How does a movie as weak as Flypaper get made? Who read this script and said, "I have to make this movie"?

"ER" To Finish Next Year, As More Characters Leave Show

USA Today | Gary Levin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NBC will make one last set of rounds at County General for a 15th and final season of ER, but not all the doctors will be around for rotations. Maura...