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Is Jamie Foxx The Next Actor Lined Up For 'Annie' Remake?

Posted 05.03.2013 | Black Voices

In the midst of filming his forthcoming role as Max Dillon in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” Jamie Foxx is also concurrently negotiating his way to l...

Hard Knock Life?

Posted 04.29.2013 | Entertainment

Jamie Foxx may have found his next gig. The increasingly busy actor is reportedly in talks to join "Annie," Sony's upcoming adaptation of the classic ...

Prominent Public Leaders and Entertainers Write Pres. Obama Urging Criminal Justice Reform

Matthew Albracht | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics
Matthew Albracht

Over one hundred prominent public leaders, entertainers and civil rights icons have signed a letter to President Obama urging him to support extensive criminal justice reform for our youth.  And, specifically, they are calling for his support of the Youth PROMISE Act.

GUESS WHO

Posted 04.16.2013 | Entertainment

Jamie Foxx may have made his daughter turn red at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday night when he talked about her love life in front of the entire audie...

Jamie Foxx's Bold Fashion Statement

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.15.2013 | Black Voices

There were plenty of bold fashion statements at Sunday night's 2013 MTV Movie Awards, like "Pitch Perfect" actress Hana Mae Lee's crazy cigarette hat....

'Weird Gal Yankovic' And Other Hilarious Hanksy Puns

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.27.2013 | Arts

The street artist and master punster known as Hanksy is in Los Angeles this week promoting his upcoming solo exhibition at Gallery 1988. How do we kno...

WATCH: First Trailer For 'White House Down'; Roland Emmerich Explains How To Attack 1600 Penn

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.27.2013 | Entertainment

Director Roland Emmerich was born in Germany, but for the last 17 years he's had his sight (and sights) set on the White House. "I always jokingly ...

Why Will Smith Turned Down 'Django'

Posted 03.25.2013 | Entertainment

Will Smith has accepted roles in all three "Men in Black" films, the over-the-top romantic comedy "Hitch," and the animated underwater feature "Shark ...

Beyonce's Bold Move With her Documentary Won't Backfire

Lisa Guest | Posted 05.07.2013 | Entertainment
Lisa Guest

Oprah interviewed Beyonce hours before she revealed her documentary to the world. Life is But a Dream is a fabulous film piecing together intimate mom...

Dick Gregory: "What I'm Running From" Bryn Mawr College Feb. 28

Lonna Saunders | Posted 04.29.2013 | Black Voices
Lonna Saunders

Mr. Dick Gregory -- presidential candidate, comedian, author, actor, army, postal worker, civil rights activist, entrepreneur in nutrition and the health food industry -- has done it all. What does he like doing best?

WATCH: Jamie Foxx Awkwardly Hits On Kelly Rowland In Front Of His Daughter

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.25.2013 | Celebrity

There is no shame in Jamie Foxx's game, even with his daughter by his side. When he stopped to chat with ABC on the Oscars red carpet, Foxx appear...

WATCH: Jamie Foxx Joins Trayvon Martin Peace Walk

Posted 04.11.2013 | Miami

Trayvon Martin would have turned 18 on Tuesday. On Saturday, actor Jamie Foxx joined Martin's parents Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin in Miami for...

WATCH: Jamie Foxx Makes God and Fred Hammond Big Winners on NBC's NAACP Image Awards

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 04.07.2013 | Celebrity
Tanya Young Williams

Fred Hammond is one of gospel music's biggest stars and yet, on NBC's live broadcast of the 44th NAACP Image Awards, he was granted a mainstream "coming out party."

The Wonder of It All: Super Bowl Eve Rocks New Orleans

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 04.05.2013 | Entertainment
Karen Dalton-Beninato

Stevie Wonder at the top of his game singing Ribbon in the Sky to his newly engaged daughter, backup singer Aisha Morris, then grilling her fiance about his intentions made the Bud Light Hotel concert Super Bowl eve a tough moment to top.

PHOTOS: Celebrities Born In Texas

The Huffington Post | Erin Clements | Posted 01.22.2013 | Celebrity

TNT's reboot of "Dallas," the classic series that once had everyone wondering who shot J.R., returns for a second season on Jan. 28. In honor of the m...

PHOTOS: MLK Honored By Activists, Celebrities And Leaders

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 01.20.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Dignitaries and celebrities participated in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the National Mall. The R...

Jamie Foxx Responds To Spike Lee's 'Django' Criticism

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.20.2013 | Entertainment

Jaime Foxx isn't taking Spike Lee's criticism of "Django Unchained" lying down. In a sharp response to Lee's diss, Foxx calls the director "shady" and...

Weekend Box Office: Zero Dark Thirty Tops While Gangster Squad Disappoints and Haunted House Exceeds Expectations

Scott Mendelson | Posted 03.15.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty finally went wide this weekend and it grossed $24 million to top the weekend box office. All eyes were on this one, with the big question being whether critical acclaim and film punditry would translate into mainstream interest.

Lookin' Good, Mr. Foxx!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.11.2013 | Black Voices

Kerry Washington isn't the only "Django" star that can turn heads on the red carpet as the cast makes its way around the world promoting the blockbust...

It's Absurd to Associate Django Unchained With Black Culture

Leonce Gaiter | Posted 03.08.2013 | Black Voices
Leonce Gaiter

Quentin Tarantino's film, Django Unchained has as much to do with the history and culture of American descendants of African slaves as Dumbo has to do with the plight of Weimar Jewry.

Popcorn Preview: Django Unchained

Leslie Sisman | Posted 03.06.2013 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: Django Unchained (2012) Cast includes: Jamie Foxx (Ray), Christoph Waltz (Inglorious Basterds), Leonardo DiCaprio (Inception), Kerry Washington ...

ReThink Review: Django Unchained -- Words With Friends?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 03.06.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Quentin Tarantino is one of the rare directors whose work is identifiable without his name attached, whether it's his flair for dialogue, his inspired use of music, his love for film and its genres, or his passion for blood-splattering violence. All of these are on display in his latest film, Django Unchained.

Django Unchained: Spaghetti Western and Slavery Mash-Up

Marlynn Snyder | Posted 03.04.2013 | Entertainment
Marlynn Snyder

Quentin Tarantino is clearly an actor's director, eliciting powerful performances from most of his star-studded cast in Django Unchained.

The Zero Sum Game of Django: Unchained or More of the Same?

Angela Rye | Posted 03.04.2013 | Black Voices
Angela Rye

Within the first fifteen minutes, I felt guilty for watching the movie. All I could think about and feel were Spike Lee's sentiments -- who refused to see the movie "out of respect" for his ancestors.

Lincoln, Meet Django: Slavery's Latest Films Are Controversial, But Not Why You Think

Rodney Barnes | Posted 03.02.2013 | Black Voices
Rodney Barnes

The film is a well-acted, directed and a cinematic and aural feast, yet Tarantino's Django remains hotly debated among black intellectuals. And when it comes to why this is such a lightning rod, I have a theory.