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8 September Magazine Covers Feature Incredible Black Women

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 08.21.2015 | Black Voices

No one was ready for the slayage these magazines brought for their September issues. Serena Williams, Beyoncé, Misty Copeland, Queen Latifah, C...

Queen Latifah And Mary J. Blige To Join NBC's 'The Wiz Live!'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 07.29.2015 | Black Voices

NBC just added two big names to the cast of their forthcoming live musical event “The Wiz Live!” On Tuesday, the network announced m...

These 22 TV Theme Songs Will Have You Singing Along. We Guarantee It.

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 07.10.2015 | Black Voices

A show was only as good as its theme song back in the day. Those catchy show-openers were a crucial part of why we keep coming back to these old schoo...

How Women React To ‘90s Rap Videos They Haven't Seen In Years

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.15.2015 | Women

What do you remember about '90s rap videos? Perhaps it's the iconic Hammer pants that M.C. Hammer wore in videos like “U Can’t Touch This,” or m...

20 Rich and Famous Community College Graduates

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.09.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

While it's impressive and inspiring to hear stories of a self-made celebrities who carved out their fortunes without a college degree to their names, you might be surprised to see the 20 millionaires that landed on this list by attending community college.

10 Things I Learned about Bessie

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 05.18.2015 | Black Voices
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

I screened Bessie on HBO and here are 10 things I learned.

Watch Queen Latifah And Jimmy Fallon Beatbox 'Bust A Move' On 'The Tonight Show'

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 05.16.2015 | Entertainment

Queen Latifah and Jimmy Fallon are a match made in entertainment heaven. Latifah stopped by "The Tonight Show" Friday, where she joined Fallon in a...

Queen Latifah Opens Up About Those Lesbian Love Scenes In 'Bessie'

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 05.15.2015 | Gay Voices

On-screen love scenes, gay or straight, should not be a matter of controversy, according to Queen Latifah. Latifah spoke with BET about a same-sex ...

HBO Aims To Honor Bessie Smith's Legacy With Music Tour

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.04.2015 | Black Voices

To celebrate the upcoming premiere of HBO’s original film, “Bessie,” the award-winning cable company launched a special two city event series in...

Queen Latifah Opens Up On Nude Scene In HBO's 'Bessie'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.04.2015 | Black Voices

Queen Latifah is bringing Bessie Smith to life in HBO's forthcoming biopic on the legendary blues-jazz singer. The experience has presented her a list...

Queen Latifah Sounds Off On The Gay Community

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 04.28.2015 | Gay Voices

Queen Latifah opened up about the gay community in the latest issue of Uptown magazine while discussing her upcoming role in HBO's "Bessie." "Bess...

American Sniper's Cory Hardrict Shares Advice From Clint Eastwood

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 06.15.2015 | Entertainment
Jeryl Brunner

Meet Cory Hardrict. Last year, the actor appeared alongside Bradley Cooper as Navy Seal Deryck "D" Dandridge in American Sniper. And this month Hardri...

Interview with Cast Members of "Brotherly Love" Keke Palmer, Cory Hardrict, Eric D. Hill Jr., & Julito McCullum

Timothy Tukes | Posted 06.11.2015 | Entertainment
Timothy Tukes

Perilous peace is disrupted between two notorious West Philadelphia neighborhoods once a multi-person homicide on the Hill leaves June Taylor played by Cory Hardrict as the number one suspect. Hardrict, Keke Palmer, and Eric D. Hill Jr. star as the Taylor siblings in Jamal Hill's new film Brotherly Love.

Mary Lambert: I Thought Singing 'Same Love' Might Get Me Killed

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 05.20.2015 | Gay Voices
Pollo Del Mar

Mary Lambert isn't just open about being a lesbian. One spin of plucky single "Secrets" lays bare the singer/songwriter's struggles with weight, bipolar disorder, a dysfunctional family and much, much more. Says Lambert with a laugh, "I'm severely out!"

The Year Ahead: 2015 Movies Just Slightly Off the Beaten Path

Jon Eig | Posted 03.09.2015 | Entertainment
Jon Eig

When I began reading all the "anticipated films of 2015" lists, it became pretty clear pretty quick that my own version of that list would differ greatly from most of what I was seeing.

Incredible Teen Poets Sum Up Everything Wrong With America

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 01.14.2015 | Teen

"There are things missing from our history books." Indeed, American textbooks have plenty of blind spots, but Belissa Escobedo, Rhiannon McGavin a...

The One Role Queen Latifah Has A Desire To Fulfill

Posted 12.17.2014 | Black Voices

--Grammy award and Golden Globe award-winning singer-actress Queen Latifah reveals her desire to become a mother. (Closer Weekly) More Notable/...

Producer Michael Levitt's Cause for Paws Will Make TV History This Thanksgiving

Xaque Gruber | Posted 01.23.2015 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

When Los Angeles-based TV producer Michael Levitt isn't creating hit shows, he's driving all over greater L.A. rescuing dogs from kill shelters and placing them in loving "forever" homes. Now taking his passion one giant leap further, Levitt has created a groundbreaking TV event.

Cancelled?

AP | Posted 12.01.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — "The Queen Latifah Show" will be ending after this season. Distributor Sony Pictures Television said Friday the show will air origi...

10 Things I Learned About Queen Latifah

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 01.18.2015 | Media
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

For the first time the Hollywood Film Awards will air on television and will be hosted by Queen Latifah airing on CBS November 14th. Here are 10 things I learned about Queen Latifah.

Viral Sensation Brendan Jordan Gets Big Surprise On 'The Queen Latifah Show'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.31.2014 | Gay Voices

He can't be stopped! Everyone's favorite viral sensation Brendan Jordan seems to be everywhere -- including, as of this week, a guest on "The Queen...

Addicted's Bille Woodruff's 'Naked' Ambitions

Brandon Judell | Posted 12.15.2014 | Entertainment
Brandon Judell

A faithful adaptation of erotica queen Zane's million copy bestseller, the romancer showcases the posteriors of William Levy, Tyson Beckford, and Boris Kodjoe as they try to satisfy Sharon Leal's Zoe, who's suffering from a hardy case of sex addiction that's destroying both her marriage and career.

You Can't Rap Denzel's Hilarious Jay Z Impression

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.28.2014 | Entertainment

Given that Denzel Washington has won two Oscars, it should come as no surprise that he can act like someone he knows. But his impersonation of Jay ...

Jada Pinkett Smith's 'Magic Mike XXL' Role Was Originally Written For A Man

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 09.22.2014 | Entertainment

In an unexpected announcement during a visit to "The Queen Latifah Show," Jada Pinkett Smith confirmed she'll have a role in "Magic Mike XXL." "It ...

Queen Latifah: Domestic Violence Is A Problem In 'Every Part Of Society'

Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.25.2014 | Black Voices

As discussions surrounding Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension from the NFL due to a domestic dispute with his wife continue to bring more awareness to...