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'The Diaspora Dialogues' Set To Launch From Koshie Mills

Media maven Koshie Mills is launching The Diaspora Dialogues, described as "a series of innovative, inspirational, entertaining and intimate conversations designed to facilitate cultural exchange, while fostering and inspiring empathy between two seemingly different groups of the same people, Africa and its Diaspora." "Impacting the continent in a positive way is my biggest...

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The CW's 'Legends Of Tomorrow' Planning Episode On A Young Obama, Casting Is Underway

The CW's DC Comics television series, Legends of Tomorrow, is planning an episode centering on a young President Barack Obama! TVLine broke the news Friday afternoon, reporting the details on the Season 3 episode — "Set in the late ’70s when the future No. 44 was a student at Occidental College, the hour is being penned by Keto Shimizu and James Eagan." Casting is underway to...

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Watch A Clip From 'The Final Year,' A Documentary On President Obama's Last Year In Office

Shadow and Act has an exclusive clip from the upcoming documentary, The Final Year.  It is from HBO Documentary Pictures is distributed by Magnolia Pictures. Description: The Final Year is a unique insiders' account of President Barack Obama's foreign policy team during their last year in office. Featuring unprecedented access inside the White House and State Department, The Final...

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Trailer Released For Paramount Network's TV Adaptation Of '80s Cult Classic 'Heathers'

Heathers, the 1988 cult black comedy that starred Winona Ryder, Christian Slater and Shannen Doherty, is becoming a TV series. The original film follows 4 teenage girls — three of whom are wealthy and beautiful and named Heather — in the most dominant clique at a fictional Ohio high school: the leader, Heather Chandler; the quiet, bookish and bulimic Heather Duke; and the weak-willed...

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Jada Pinkett Smith To Host Facebook Talk Show With Daughter, Willow Smith, And Mother, Adrienne Banfield-Norris

While she prepares to judge films at Sundance for the next several days, Jada Pinkett-Smith has just closed a deal with Facebook to host a multi-generational talk show with her daughter, Willow Smith, and her mother, Adrienne Banfield-Norris. Deadline first broke the news about the show, which will be called Red Table Talks.  More news about the show is expected to revealed by...