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Once You Go Black...

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 04.18.2014 | Black Voices

Some say that, "once you go black, you never go back." And when it comes to love, some celebrity relationships validate that claim as perfectly. Th...

PHOTOS: 10 Black British Actors You Need To Know

Posted 03.05.2014 | Black Voices

The increase of British actors coming to the forefront of Hollywood for their dynamic talents have taken precedence in recent years. And though, the i...

Live From the Dubai International Film Festival: Friday, Dec. 13

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.12.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

When you stay at a film festival for more than three or four days, the law of diminishing returns usually catches up with you. Yet here I was on my seventh day of movie-going at the Dubai International Film Festival -- my last day here.

Can Hollywood Push Movie Discussions Beyond Race?

Neil Parmar | Posted 11.10.2013 | Entertainment
Neil Parmar

Even when asked, not all actors and directors at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) are engaging with reporters on questions about red carpet designer wear or what their shots are at getting an Oscar nod.

Thandie Newton Is Pregnant!

www.gossipcop.com | Posted 09.08.2013 | Celebrity

Thandie Newton and her writer-director husband Ol Parker are expecting their third child, Gossip Cop has learned exclusively. Whispers began to eme...

Kavan Smith Takes on Crime Drama in Rogue

Ilana Rapp | Posted 06.18.2013 | TV
Ilana Rapp

You may recognize Kavan Smith as Major Evan Lorne in the Stargate series and Deputy Andy in Eureka. Now, Kavan plays Tom Travis, a devoted father and dedicated high school teacher in the new crime drama series Rogue by DirecTV.

PHOTOS: This Week's Best (And Worst) Beauty Looks!

Posted 03.31.2013 | Style

We're happy to see celebrities experiment with fresh hair and makeup in this week's beauty roundup. Thandie Newton tried out fuchsia lipstick, a shade...

PHOTOS: The Week's Best Style Moments

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.30.2013 | Black Voices

Kerry Washington stepped out looking lovelier then ever in Los Angeles at the 2013 Human Rights Campaign event. The "Scandal" actress opted for a stra...

YEA OR NAY: Thandie Newton's Bold Beaded Dress

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.22.2013 | Black Voices

Stars love to razzle dazzle and actress Thandie Newton did just that last night in New York City while attending the premiere of her new DirecTV drama...

PHOTOS: The Week's Best Style Moments

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.18.2013 | Black Voices

There were plenty of fabulous style moments to admire this week! Jill Scott was out and about Sunday evening to attend HBO's Golden Globe Awards a...

2013 Golden Globes Gifting Suites

Zorianna Kit | Posted 03.16.2013 | Style
Zorianna Kit

With the first major awards show of year - the Golden Globes - comes the first major round of gifting suites associated with the event. It's not all t...

DirecTV Announces Original Drama Series

Posted 05.10.2012 | TV

Taking a page out of Netflix's book, DirecTV is coming out with its own original series. The network picked up "Damages" and "Friday Night Lights" pre...

No Good Deeds

Rodney Barnes | Posted 05.01.2012 | Black Voices
Rodney Barnes

They say no good deed goes unpunished, so it was fitting that in my desire to support Tyler Perry and his new film Good Deeds, I was rewarded with a reminder of how a turn of charity can turn into two-hours of movie watching grief.

Thandie Goes Au Natural For Her Daughters (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.15.2012 | Black Voices

Thanks to Viola Davis' bold and beautiful natural 'do at the Oscars, the media is now on curl patrol--scoping out any and all curly-topped actress of ...

PHOTOS: The Glamorous Premiere Of 'Good Deeds'

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.16.2012 | Black Voices

Tyler Perry was joined last night in Hollywood by the star-studded cast of "Good Deeds" for the flick's Valentine's Day premiere. Perry serves as ...

A Conversation With Jewelry Designer Solange Azagury-Partridge

Blue Carreon | Posted 02.04.2012 | Style
Blue Carreon

Solange talks about breathing new life to Place Vendome, corrects the misconception that she's French, and says that's it's okay to be angry sometimes.

TEDx Malibu: Flourishing in the New Paradigm

Melody Godfred | Posted 01.14.2012 | Los Angeles
Melody Godfred

Through TEDx, TED grants licenses for individuals to independently organize local events. As I experienced this weekend at TEDx Malibu, the result is nothing short of the original TED experience.

Janet Jackson, Gorgeous In Green On Harper's Bazaar (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.01.2012 | Black Voices

Janet Jackson looks gorgeous in green on the December cover of Harper's Bazaar Arabia. Just the news we needed after actress Thandie Newton's rece...

Thandie Newton: 'Vogue Doesn't Feel The Need To Represent'

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.31.2011 | Black Voices

Actress Thandie Newton, famous for her roles in the movies "Beloved" and "For Colored Girls," is calling out Vogue magazine on its lack of love for co...

The Two Faces Of Thandie Netwon

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Thandie Newton. Photos: Ben Pruchnie/FilmMagic | Dave M. Benett/Getty Images Location: "Death and The Maiden" after-party, October 24, 2011 Loo...

Embracing Otherness: Thandie Newton

Pat Mitchell | Posted 10.04.2011 | Home
Pat Mitchell

Born to an English father and African mother, Thandie Newton grew up feeling isolated by her differentness. She had no sense of self or how to "fit in." But acting and dance saved her life.

ReThink Review: Vanishing On 7th Street -- When Dark Is Just Dark

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

I was pretty excited to hear about Vanishing on 7th Street, where a mysterious, living darkness descends on Detroit. It's a concept ripe for allegory. But it didn't work out that way.

HuffPost Review: Vanishing on 7th Street

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It isn't long before you figure out that there aren't any larger ideas at work in Vanishing on 7th Street than the ones that are on the surface.

Mighty Movie Podcast: Brad Anderson on Vanishing on 7th Street

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Brad Anderson knows his way around old school horror. "Watch this with the lights on," is an old cliché, but in this case, it's all too applicable.

Not only "For Colored Girls"

Irene Monroe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Irene Monroe

For Colored Girls is not only for colored girls because it offers a pathway to self-growth, finding our authentic power, and discovering the divine in one's self.