Monday , 10 December 2018

Entertainment

Black films show up strong in Golden Globe noms

“Black Panther,” “BlacKkKlansman” and “If Beale Street Could Talk” were all directed by black men — Ryan Coogler, Spike Lee and Barry Jenkins, respectively. The films were nominated for top drama, along with “Bohemian Rhapsody” and ” A Star Is Born.” Progress toward inclusion has been notoriously slow in Hollywood, but 2018 has seen some forward momentum. Marvel’s “Black Panther” …

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'Game of Thrones' drops new trailer and it's icy

HBO dropped a 39-second trailer for the upcoming eighth and final season of “Game of Thrones” on Thursday with some clues of what’s to come. The series returns in April. Although no footage from the mega-hit series appears in the clip, it seems that ice is coming down from the north and will soon completely cover everything. In the clip, …

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Viola Davis: Hollywood is 'taming' black women

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'Baby, It's Cold Outside' stirs radio debate

“…get over yourselves!!” “…such boohooing, it’s really sickning (sic)” “Why do we as a society, make decisions in life because one sissy lala got their panties in a bunch?” All this over the San Francisco radio station’s decision to pull “Baby It’s Cold Outside” from its rotation after roughly 100 complaints got the attention of program director Brian Figula. Just …

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