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Salim Akil and Grauman's Chinese Theatre - Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil Thursday 16th August 2012 Los Angeles Premiere of 'Sparkle' at Grauman's Chinese Theatre

Salim Akil and Grauman's Chinese Theatre
Salim Akil and Grauman's Chinese Theatre
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Sparkle Trailer


Sparkle is our eponymous star, set to shine in this tale of rags to riches as she rises to achieve her ambition of becoming a musical force. A musical prodigy from an affluent area of Detroit, Sparkle must overcome issues that are tearing her family apart whilst following her own musical ambitions. One of three sisters to a single mother, Sparkle tries to balance a new romance with music manager Stix whilst dealing with the unexpected challenges her new life will inevitably bring as she and her two sisters, Sister and Dolores, strive to become a dynamic singing group during the Motown era.

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Salim Akil - Salim Akil, Mara Brock Akil Friday 17th February 2012 The 43rd Annual NAACP Awards at The Shrine Auditorium - Press Room

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Drylongso Review


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Drylongso is an African-American term meaning "ordinary." This indie, telling the story of an Oakland girl who takes Polaroids for her 35mm photography class and works nights wallpapering on the streets goes nowhere fast. The plot centers around a friendship with another African-American girl who disguises herself as a man... and this friendship reveals what? Not a lot. Truly deserving of its name.
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