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SGranitz/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) — When Halle Berry made history becoming the first Black woman to win Best Actress at the 2002 Academy Awards for Monster’s Ball, she truly believed that she was the first of many Black women to receive the honor.   Nearly 20 years later, however, Berry is still the only Black actress to have won it, which she calls a “heartbreak.” In an […]

Guy D’Alema/FX(ATLANTA) — The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has halted yet another award-winning television show: FX’s Atlanta. Variety reports the series, created by Donald Glover, will resume production for seasons three and four in 2021, according to FX Networks and FX Productions chairman John Landgraf. During a virtual press conference, Landgraf praised Glover and “his intrepid team” for being able to finish writing […]

ABC/Rick Rowell (LOS ANGELES) — Kelly Ripa and her husband Mark Consuelos have found their next project.  Through their media brand Milojo Productions, the couple has entered a new partnership with Lifetime to produce two films for the network’s Ripped From the Headlines series that portrays true-crime stories based on real-life events, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The pair of films will debut […]

ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Million Dollar Baby star Hilary Swank is taking legal action against SAG-AFTRA after claiming their health plan refused to cover treatment for her malignant ovarian cysts. According to the court docs obtained by People, the 46-year-old actress alleges that their “antiquated, barbaric” health plan denied covering her treatment, which she says reflects a much larger problem […]

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures(NEW YORK) — Just as J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings is the best-selling fantasy book series of all time, Frank Herbert’s 1965 novel Dune is science-fiction’s equal.  Now, fans are hoping Blade Runner 2049 filmmaker Denis Villenueve can do for Dune what Peter Jackson did for Lord […]

Jackson Lee Davis/AMC(ATLANTA) — The Walking Dead is ending after 11 seasons. AMC announced today that the show’s upcoming 11th season will be its last. But fans can look forward to an extended season of 24 episodes that will air over the course of two years, beginning in late 2021 before officially coming to a close […]

Matthew Simmons/Getty Images for SBIFF(NEW YORK) — Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria Baldwin welcomed their fifth child together, a son, on Tuesday night. The couple announced the news via Instagram on Wednesday morning, with Hilaria sharing a photo from the hospital room of the parents gazing down at the newborn as she cradles him […]

Guy D’Alema/FX(ATLANTA) — The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has halted yet another award-winning television show: FX’s Atlanta. Variety reports the series, created by Donald Glover, will resume production for seasons three and four in 2021, according to FX Networks and FX Productions chairman John Landgraf. During a virtual press conference, Landgraf praised Glover and “his intrepid team” for being able to finish writing […]

ABC/Rick Rowell (LOS ANGELES) — Kelly Ripa and her husband Mark Consuelos have found their next project.  Through their media brand Milojo Productions, the couple has entered a new partnership with Lifetime to produce two films for the network’s Ripped From the Headlines series that portrays true-crime stories based on real-life events, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The pair of films will debut […]

Photo credit: Zack DeZon(NEW YORK) — Sasheer Zamata is excited for fans to see her in the new Hulu series Woke, where she’ll get to tap into her conscious side. Zamata tells ABC Audio that unlike other series, which may focus on social justice and issues concerning race, her new series doesn’t hold back on delving into sensitive […]


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