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At the Box Office (7-24-08 Edition)
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 24 July 2008
Big Budget Films American Teen (PG-13 for sexuality, profanity, smoking and alcohol consumption, all involving teens) Coming-of-age documentary traces ten months in the lives of four high school seniors, ... read more >>
Entertainment 411 (7-24-08 Edition)
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 July 2008
Jennifer Hudson’s debut self-titled CD Jennifer Hudson’s debut self-titled CD isn’t due out until September 30, but the just-released cover and promotional pics are generating ... read more >>
All About Boris Kodjoe
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 24 July 2008
The ‘All about Us’ InterviewBoris Frederic Cecil Tay-Natey Ofuatey-Kodjoe was born in Vienna, Austria on March 8, 1973 to Eric, a physician from Ghana, and Ursula, a psychologist from Germany ... read more >>
TV Land’s Family Foreman
Written by Stephanie Frederic 24 July 2008
TV Land’s Family Foreman From Heavyweight ... read more >>
Jamie Foxx’s From G’s To Gents More Than Just A Wardrobe Change
Written by Stephanie Frederic 17 July 2008
 The former butler turned host Fonzworth Bentley now has his own butler.  He’s the “Gentlemen’s Club” b-man, Frederick.  The two men including Executive Producer ... read more >>
DVD Release: "College Road Trip"
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 17 July 2008
Raven-Symone’s Coming-of-Age Comedy comes to DVD  When high school senior Melanie (Raven-Symone’) announces plans to drive from Illinois to Washington, DC with a couple of girlfriends ... read more >>
At the Box Office - (07-17-08 Edition)
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 17 July 2008
Big Budget Films The Dark Knight (PG-13 for menacing and for intense violence) Christian Bale returns as The Caped Crusader in an action thriller co-starring the late Heath Ledger as Batman’s ... read more >>
Southeast Symphony Announces Soloists for 60th Anniv. Concert
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 17 July 2008
The Southeast Symphony Association Inc. announces the soloists who will be featured in their 60th Anniversary concert to be held on Sunday, July 20, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall of the Music Center ... read more >>
Anti Smoking PSAs Added to Kid DVDs
Written by City News Service 17 July 2008
CNS - Six major Holly-wood studios will include anti-smoking announcements on DVD releases of youth-rated films that include scenes with tobacco use, state and entertainment-industry officials said. ... read more >>
CNN’s ‘Black In America’ Series
Written by Stephanie Frederic 17 July 2008
CNN’s ‘Black In America’ Series “We have conversations that people do not have,” CNN Anchorwoman Soledad O’Brien speaking ... read more >>
At the Box Office - (07-10-08 Edition)
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 10 July 2008
Big Budget Films Hellboy II: The Golden Army (PG-13 for profanity, violence and sci-fi action) Ron Perlman reprises the title role in this horror sequel about a red-horned hellspawn who returns to ... read more >>
‘Ray Charles Live!’ Big Winner at NAACP Theatre Awards
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 10 July 2008
“The Color Purple”also wins three awards The 18th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards brought out the best and brightest of the Black entertainment community on June 30 at the Kodak Theatre in ... read more >>
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 10 July 2008
Kit Kittredge, directed by Patricia Rozema, is the fourth of the American Girl series of illustrated children’s novels (along with Samantha, Felicity and Molly) to be adapted into a movie. However, ... read more >>
Singer Chaka Khan Is Back
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 July 2008
She’s Host Cathy Hughes’ Very Special Guest On A New Episode Of ‘TV One On One’ Sunday At 10pmTV One on One host Cathy Hughes sits down with music icon and ten-time Grammy winner ... read more >>
Bet’s ‘Baldwin Hills’ Returns With Fresh Faces and New Drama
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 July 2008
Five New Cast Members and Returning Favorites Heat Up Season Two During its first season, the BET original series BALDWIN HILLS  redefined what it meant to be young and privileged in Los Angeles as ... read more >>
Gabrielle Union - More Than Just A Pretty Face
Written by Stephanie Frederic 10 July 2008
Gabrielle Union - More Than Just A Pretty Face Gabrielle Union plays No. 3 a creature from outer space who finds the more human side of earth appealing in ... read more >>
BET 'One Mic Stand'
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 10 July 2008
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At the Box Office (7-03-08 Edition)
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 03 July 2008
Big Budget Films Hancock (PG-13 for profanity and sci-fi violence) Will Smith stars in this action Comedy about a misunderstood superhero out of favor with the public who tries to resurrect his image ... read more >>
Hustler’s Ambition
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 03 July 2008
Rap Artist 2 Pistols Exclusive 1 on 1 Interview  Rap artist 2 Pistols has taken the music industry by storm with his debut single “She Got It” featuring T-Pain and Tay Dizm. Currently ... read more >>
Big Willie Weekend
Written by Stephanie Frederic 03 July 2008
Big Willie Weekend Will Smith to the rescue in the superhero with an attitude flick, “Hancock.” “It’s Big Willie Weekend, “ ... read more >>
Tavis Smiley Softens Position on Obama
Written by Bonnie V. Winston, NNPA via Richmond Free Press 26 June 2008
Says Blacks Must Defend Presumptive Nominee Against Attacks  Political commentator and national talk show host Tavis Smiley seemingly has softened his position on Democratic presidential candidate ... read more >>
Ascap’s 21st Annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards Honor Top Songwriters and Publishers of 2007
Written by Myra Blackburn 26 June 2008
Hard to believe that R&B singers New Edition are celebrating 25 years in the music business.  The 80’s group featuring Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Johnny Gill, Bobby Brown, Ralph Tresvant, ... read more >>

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Entertainment 411 (06-26-08 Edition)
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 June 2008
Kelly Rowland To Undergo HIV Test For Charity African American R&B singer Kelly Rowland will be undergoing an HIV and Aids test in Africa, in order to raise awareness of the deadly diseases. Rowland ... read more >>
At the Box Office (6-26-08 Edition)
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 26 June 2008
Big Budget Films Wanted (R for sexuality, pervasive profanity and graphic violence) Sci-fi thriller about a slacker (James McAvoy) recruited to join a secret society of vigilantes following his father’s ... read more >>
Journalist Ed Gordon Making News
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 26 June 2008
Turning the Tables on the Emmy-Winning Interviewer  Edward Lansing Gordon, III was born in Detroit in 1960. Both his parents, Ed and Jimmie, were schoolteachers, although his father is best remembered ... read more >>

 

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