Black Actors

THE FUNK OF BLACK TELEVISION

Earvin “Magic” Johnson and Sean “P-Diddy” Combs have entered in to the world of television.  My initial reaction was “Great”, but we’ve been here before. 

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WHITNEY HOUSTON DEAD AT 48

  Whitney Houston was pronounced dead today at 3:43 pm Pacific time.  She was found at the Beverly Hills Hilton Hotel, where she presently remains

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RED TAILS BRINGS THE FUNK

    The new movie “Red Tails” garnered the number-two spot among top box office grossing films in its first week of release. It’s the

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Roger Corman’s Cult Classics

The history of the cinema is dotted with “a-star-is-born” films: James Cagney in “Public Enemy,” Boris Karloff in “Frankenstein,” Sylvester Stallone in “Rocky,” Robert De

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Hong Kong Phooey Cartoon

  Who is this super hero? Sarge? No. Rosemary, the telephone operator? No. Penry, the mild-mannered janitor? Could Be! Hong Kong Phooey, Number One Superguy

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