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Terrell Carter on his acting beginnings with Tyler Perry, and playing the devious Warren Hall on ‘Empire’

Is there any other show on television that packs glamour, power, prestige and a healthy amount of mess in one knockout punch, than the hit Fox television show, Empire? Nah. In its fourth surprising season, the musical drama has been diving deeper into the lives of the Lyon family, while introducing some incredible supporting characters into the mix. Leading the pack of new faces is...

Television,Recap

'Empire' Season 4, Episode 9 recap: “Slave to Memory”

Empire has always been full of non-stop silliness. Who can forget when Cookie wore the Gorilla suit? Or when Lucious set up an entire recording studio — in prison? But this season began differently. There was a touch of welcome maturity. Well, adiós to that! The Empire of the past has awaken and is back in full effect! The winter finale was all about the Lyons getting revenge on...

Awards,Film,Television

2018 Golden Globe nominees: Not as diverse, but still representative

The 75th Annual Golden Globe nominations were announced this morning by Alfre Woodard, along with Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Bell, and Sharon Stone, at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. The nominees aren’t quite as diverse as last year, but there is still quite a bit of representation. Below is the complete list of nominees, with talent of African descent, or films...

Recap,Television

'Empire' Season 4, Episode 8 recap: “Cupid Painted Blind”

This week’s episode, “Cupid Painted Blind,” jumps right into the effect of Jamal sucker punching the love of his life, Warren. He now has a warrant out for his arrest. But the big issue here is actually the Lyon family’s fear that Jamal will start popping pills and drinking heavily, again. He eventually picks up the bottle, but passes on the pills, which is fair in my eyes. Homeboy...

Recap,Television

'How to Get Away with Murder' Season 4, Episode 8 recap: “Live. Live. Live.”

  Let’s all just take a second to breathe... OK. Let’s get into it! As expected, the How to Get Away with Murder winter finale snatched my wig — multiple times. The writing, the cinematography, the acting, the pacing, the music … so many details that created a masterpiece of an episode. We finally got the answers to the baby/murder/murder puzzle, and the biggest surprise...