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Waiting to Exhale

Why One Actress Threw Away The Script For 'The Help'

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 04.22.2016 | Home

In the mid-'90s, actress Lela Rochon was practically everywhere. After her breakout role starring with Whitney Houston in "Waiting to Exhale," Rochon ...

15 Ultimate Throwback Squad Goals We Wish We Were Part Of

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 08.20.2015 | Home

A solid squad is essential. Only recently, however, has the term "squad goals" become popular through social media. Urban dictionary defines squad goa...

10 Black Films That Deserved Oscar Recognition

Posted 03.03.2014 | Home

Each year the Academy Awards’ Board of Governors collectively comes together to celebrate the various achievements in motion pictures. And with that...

Remembering Whitney Houston, Never Forgetting Nippy, and Waiting for Sparkle

Nicole Moore | Posted 10.13.2012 | Home
Nicole Moore

What I found so incredibly fascinating, indeed appealing about Whitney was her ability to be America's girl-next-door while also being our around-the-way-homegirl.

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Terry McMillan: 'Mixed Feelings' About 'Waiting To Exhale' Sequel | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.16.2012 | Home

As previously reported, next month Terry McMillian is scheduled to participate in the upcoming Anguilla Literary Festival. In addition to celebrating ...

'Waiting to Exhale' Sequel Moving Forward

Posted 04.15.2012 | Home

In September 2010, Fox picked up sequel rights to the drama "Waiting to Exhale." However, despite Houston's death over the weekend, plans for "Exhale ...

Divorce On Page And Screen: 13 NY Times Bestselling Split Stories-Turned-Films

Posted 12.12.2011 | Home

From Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic novel, "The Scarlet Letter," to Elizabeth Gilbert's more contemporary, "Eat, Pray, Love," marital turmoil, divorce,...

If All Books Were as Violent as Cormac McCarthy Books

Dave Astor | Posted 10.17.2011 | Home
Dave Astor

Yup, it would be quite a literary world if all books contained as much mayhem as Cormac McCarthy novels.

Whitney Houston Headed Back To The Big Screen

Posted 07.09.2011 | Home

Over 15 years since they dominated Hollywood, Forest Whitaker is bringing back Whitney Houston and company for a sequel to "Waiting to Exhale." Ind...

'Waiting To Exhale' Sequel | Lisa Page | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

McMillan's new novel, "Getting to Happy," is a sequel that resumes the story some 15 years later. All four women are back, but this time, of course, t...

Sara Gruen, Stephen Hawking And A Bastard Queen

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

"The Last of the Imperious Rich: Lehman Brothers" by Peter Chapman USA Today "The shift from Alabama to Wall Street came gradually. Chapman offers con...

Spring Cleaning: 8 Books Not To Toss If You Find Them While Cleaning (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt and Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Now that the weather is getting warmer and we're pulling ourselves out of our winter funks, the daunting task of spring cleaning lies ahead. Not sure ...