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Hudson And Whitaker Triumph At Image Awards

FOREST WHITAKER and JENNIFER HUDSON picked up acting prizes at the NAACP Image Awards on Friday (02MAR07), just six days after their Oscar wins. Whitaker was named Best Actor for his performance as Ugandan dictator...

Dreamgirls Sweeps Black Reel Awards

Movie musical DREAMGIRLS walked away with six prizes at the Foundation For The Advancement Of African-Americans In Film's (FAAAF) Black Reel Awards today (07FEB07), including Best Film. Dreamgirls also won Best Supporting Actress and Best...

Akeelah Wins At Film Awards

AKEELAH AND THE BEE was the big winner at the 2006 Black Movie Awards on Sunday (15OCT06), taking home four gongs. The film, which follows a young girl's journey to the National Spelling Bee, was...

Tsotsi Wins Pan African Festival Prize

GAVIN HOOD's multi-award nominated film TSOTSI has been given the Best Feature jury prize at the 14th annual Pan African Film and Arts Festival (PAFF) in Los Angeles. The story of a South African...

Starbucks To Promote Fishburne Movie

Starbucks coffee shops have signed a deal to promote LAURENCE FISHBURNE's latest movie AKEELAH AND THE BEE. Branches of the caffeine chain will sell the movie soundtrack, DVD and tickets for previews. Starbucks...

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Adele's '25' Set To Smash Chart Records With Ease

Adele's '25' Set To Smash Chart Records With Ease

Everybody expected Adele’s new album to break records, but not this quickly! Nielsen Music...

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