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Jada Pinkett Smith: 'I Thought I'd Be A Single Mother'

The 44-year-old actress is mother to 17-year-old Jaden and 15-year-old Willow with husband Will Smith, as well as being stepmother to the actor's 23-year-old son Trey. But as she spoke at the VH1 Dear Mama...

Will Smith Working With President Obama On Youth Initiative

The world leader launched the My Brother's Keeper campaign, which aims to support programs that keep young people of colour out of legal trouble, in 2014, and the superstar couple has now announced...

Will Smith Reveals He Spoke To Prince The Night Before His Death

Actor Will Smith has posted a heartfelt tribute to his friend Prince, revealing he spoke to the musician the night before his death. Writing on Facebook, Smith expressed his shock and sadness at hearing Prince...

Will Smith Spoke To Prince On Eve Of His Shock Death

The news of the legendary artist's death emerged on Thursday (21Apr16), and sheriff's officials in Minnesota have since revealed the 1999 singer was found unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park compound....

Will Smith: 'My Suicide Squad Look Rocks My Wife's World'

The actor stars as Deadshot, a highly skilled assassin, in the new comic book movie, which sees a team of incarcerated supervillains team up to undertake a series of dangerous missions in exchange...

Willow Smith: 'Fashion Doesn't Define Me'

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith's daughter is known for her eclectic style and was recently named an ambassador for high fashion brand Chanel. However, despite her affinity for high-end labels, the 15-year-old...

David Harewood Notes Demand For Diversity Onscreen

Stars such as Will and Jada Pinkett Smith opted to boycott the Academy Awards last month (Feb16) following the lack of black nominees. Since then, there have been significant attempts to increase diversity in Hollywood,...

Jada Pinkett Smith Returns To Spotlight After Oscars Diss

The former Gotham actress emerged from her self-imposed seclusion following her decision to boycott the Academy Awards and the resulting furore. She was pictured with daughter Willow at the world-famous design house's Autumn/Winter 2016 show...

Jada Pinkett Smith Addresses Chris Rock's Oscar Joke

Actress Jada Pinkett Smith has spoken for the first time since last weekend’s Oscar ceremony, where host Chris Rock took a swipe at her during his opening monologue. The wife of Will Smith had announced...

Jada Pinkett Smith: 'We Gotta Keep Diversity Debate Moving'

The actress was left frustrated after members of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences failed to nominate any black actors or creatives in the major categories at this year's (16) 88th...

Dustin Hoffman: 'America Has A Problem With Racism'

The two-time Oscar winner insisted the lack of diversity among nominees is symptomatic of a bigger problem that affects American society.Dustin did not attend Sunday night's (28Feb16) Academy Awards choosing instead to be at a...

Tyrese To Chris Rock: 'Shame On You'

Officials at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have been under fire since January (16), when it was revealed that no black stars had been nominated for the top acting or...

Naomie Harris: 'I'm Completely In Love With Will Smith'

The 39-year-old actress has shared the screen with a host of big names, including Daniel Craig, Idris Elba, Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth. She recently started working on new movie Collateral Beauty, which also stars...

Will Smith Invited To British Seaside Resort On Oscars Weekend

The 47-year-old actor hit the headlines when he and Jada announced their intention to boycott the Academy Awards later this month (Feb16) due to the lack of diversity among the nominees. Now the pair has...

Jada Pinkett Smith: 'It's Not About Black Voting For Black'

The actress is spearheading the race row currently dominating Hollywood after declaring she will be boycotting the 2016 Oscars due to the lack of diversity among the nominees. In a chat with TMZ,...

Will Smith Says His Decision To Boycott Oscars "Isn't About Me"

Will Smith has spoken some more about his decision to join his wife Jada Pinkett Smith in boycotting this year’s Oscars ceremony, saying that he wants to be “part of the solution” to the diversity...

Will Smith: 'Oscars Diversity Debate Represents A Much Bigger Issue'

The 47-year-old actor and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith are just two of the stars choosing to boycott next month's Academy Awards (28Feb16) after there were no black nominees on the list.And Will believes this...

Academy Bosses Open Up About Night Before The 'White-out' Nominations

Isaacs, the Academy's African-American president, and Hudson, the CEO, have been among those targeted by celebrities upset with the lack of colour among the nominees, but the two women insist they had no...

Steve Mcqueen: '2016 Oscars Are A Watershed Moment'

Since the nominations for the upcoming Academy Awards were announced earlier in January (16) there has been a growing swell of criticism about the lack of diversity among them. Stars including Jada Pinkett Smith, Will...

Marlon Wayans: 'Chris Rock Should Not Step Down As Oscars Host'

Jada Pinkett Smith is boycotting Hollywood's big night because no African-American stars picked up acting nods for the second year in a row, while Spike Lee isn't attending and Quincy Jones has demanded...

Ice Cube Brands Oscars Diversity Row 'Ridiculous'

Organisers of the upcoming Oscars have been accused of not ensuring enough diversity in the 2016 nominations after it emerged no black actors have been shortlisted in any of the major categories....

Will Smith Joining His Wife Jada Pinkett Smith In Boycotting Oscars

Will Smith has announced that he’s joining his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, in her protest at the absence of diversity in the Academy Awards nominations, and won’t be attending the February 28th ceremony.Appearing on ‘Good...

The Academy Awards Boycott: Both Sides Of The Debate

This year's Academy Awards season is turning out to be a pretty intense ride, with the uproar over the nominations' lack of cultural diversity causing a division in the entertainment world. While some people are...

Will Smith Joins Wife In Oscars Boycott

The 47-year-old actor was hotly tipped to receive a nod for a best actor Academy Award thanks to his role as Dr. Bennet Omalu in drama movie Concussion, but when the nominations were...

Dustin Hoffman Lends His Voice To Race Row

The race row over this year's Academy Awards continues to rage, with everyone from George Clooney to Lupita Nyong'o speaking out at the snub to black actors and filmmakers. Double Oscar-winner Dustin has now added...

Jada Pinkett Smith And Janet Hubert Continue Feud Over Oscars Boycott Plans

Hubert took aim at Jada's decision to stay away from the Academy Awards as a protest over the absence of black actors and directors among the top nominations, claiming the Collateral star was...

Lupita Nyong'o And George Clooney Join Oscars' Diversity Debate

Lupita Nyong’o and George Clooney have become the latest stars to speak out about this year’s Oscar nominations, which have been criticised for their lack of diversity. Already director Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett-Smith have...

Jada Pinkett Smith Praises Oscars President For Tackling Diversity Issue

Will Smith's wife, director Spike Lee and rapper Snoop Dogg have called for a boycott of the 2016 awards on 28 February (16) to protest against the exclusion of black stars from the...

Snoop Dogg: 'Hell No, I'm Not Watching The Oscars!'

The US rapper took to social media to express his disgust that no black actors or directors have been nominated for a prestigious golden statuette. He follows in the footsteps of Jada Pinkett Smith and...

Whoopi Goldberg: 'Boycotting The Oscars Is Slap In The Face For Host Chris Rock'

Filmmaker Spike Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith announced this week (begs18Jan16) they will not be attending or watching next month's (Feb16) ceremony after Academy voters failed to nominate any African-Americans or ethnic...

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