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5 Roles That Exemplify the Excellence of Louis Gossett Jr.

The award-winning trailblazer starred in films that showcased his dynamic range while charging Hollywood to produce films punctuated with diversity on screen and behind the camera.

2024 NAACP Image Awards: 'The Color Purple' Clinches Outstanding Motion Picture Award

The adaptation, directed by Blitz Bazawule, put a new spin on a timeless classic.

2024 NAACP Image Awards: Fantasia Barrino Triumphs as 'Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture' at 55th NAACP Image Awards

From 'American Idol,' to conquering Hollywood, Fantasia is a national treasure!

2024 NAACP Image Awards: Taraji P. Henson Wins 'Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture' at 55th NAACP Image Awards

The acclaimed actress won for her exceptional portrayal of "Shug Avery" in the latest film adaptation of the timeless story.

Opinion: Taraji P. Henson Had Every Right To Complain About Pay Disparity

Amidst internet speculations and unfounded controversies, the spotlight on 'The Color Purple' has shifted from its powerful narrative to unnecessary disputes.

Black Excellence Shines Bright in Oscar Nominations

This year marks first-time Oscar nominations for Danielle Brooks, Sterling K. Brown, Colman Domingo, Da'Vine Joy Randolph, and Jeffrey Wright.

Color Purple Breaks Christmas Box Office Record In Opening Week

The film earned $18.1 million making it the second-best showing ever for a film premiering on Christmas Day since 2009.

Opinion: The Intersectionality of Taraji P. Henson's Wage Disparity Truth

The outspoken revelation by Henson sheds light on the pervasive under-compensation of Black women in Hollywood, echoing the broader systemic inequalities faced by Black women across all professions.

The Ladies of ‘The Color Purple’ Play ‘Yes Or Hell No’

Can you guess who doesn’t want raisins in their potato salad?

October London’s Mission Is To Keep Soul Music Alive

After dropping ‘The Rebirth of Marvin’ earlier this year, the South Bend native recently released his Christmas album ‘The Greatest Gift.’

'The Color Purple' Gives You A Front Row Seat To The Vibrant Imagination Of Celie

This new version is a gorgeous masterclass in sisterhood and the infinite power of love.