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Diahann Carroll Drops Out of A Raisin in the Sun
LaTanya Richardson Jackson will replace Carroll in Broadway production....


Audra McDonald Wins a Historic Sixth Tony Award
Plus, Kenny Leon's Raisin in the Sun takes Best Revival and more....


Denzel Washington Headed to Broadway in A Raisin in the Sun
The production will co-star Diahann Carroll and Anika Noni Rose....


Issa Rae to Play Nina Simone in Lorraine Hansberry Biopic
A Raisin in the Sun playwright was very close to Simone....


This Day in Black History: March 11, 1959
A Raisin in the Sun, the first Broadway play produced by a Black woman, Lorraine Hansberry, debuted...


Broadway Shows Experience Boost in Black Audiences, Actors
This Broadway season features a number of Black stars and casts, including Denzel Washington in A R...


Tony Awards: Porgy and Bess , Clybourne Park Win
Audra McDonald nabs her fifth Tony award....


David Oyelowo: Hollywood's It Guy
The actor tells BET.com about his new film 96 Minutes, the upcoming movie The Butler and more....


Steel Magnolias Remake to Feature an All-Black Cast
The '80s hit feature film gets re-imagined as a Lifetime TV movie....


Denzel Washington Donates Millions, Hires Phylicia Rashad
The Oscar-winning actor gives over $2 million....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 27, 1924
The actress Ruby Dee was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on Oct. 27, 1924....


Book of Negroes Opens in Cannes
Paris gets a preview of upcoming BET miniseries...


Jenny Craig Has a New Face
Posted Dec. 16, 2008 – Jenny Craig has a new face. Actress Phylicia Rashad, the former TV wife of c...


SHORT CUTS: "LandO" Star Heads to Broadway
Posted April 21, 2008 -- Jesse L. Martin, whose nine-year stint on "Law & Order" is coming to a...


SHORT CUTS: Diddy's Really a Hollywood Star Now
Posted Dec. 28, 2007 -- Sean "Diddy" Combs will get the official taste of stardom during his upcomi...


SHORT CUTS: Will Smith Rules the "Empire"
Posted Oct. 11, 2007 -- Columbia Pictures has acquired "Empire," a drama that will reunite Michael ...


Sanaa Lathan Stars in New Play
The actress returns to the stage in By the Way, Meet Vera Stark....


Alicia Keys Makes Producing Debut in Stick Fly
The Grammy award winner will help produce the story about an affluent Black family’s weekend at Mar...