David Oyelowo Is the First Black James Bond
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David Oyelowo Is the First Black James Bond

(Vanity Fair) – Whether or not the endless rumors about Idris Elba taking over as James Bond…

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‘Belle’ Filmmaker to Direct David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike in ‘A United Kingdom’
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‘Belle’ Filmmaker to Direct David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike in ‘A United Kingdom’

  (Hollywood Reporter) – Amma Asante has come aboard to direct A United Kingdom, a racial drama…

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After the Oscars, Diversity Remains a Topic of Discussion
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After the Oscars, Diversity Remains a Topic of Discussion

DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer NEW YORK (AP) — What was missing from the Academy…

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Oscar Spotlight Draws Attention to Industry Diversity Issue
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Oscar Spotlight Draws Attention to Industry Diversity Issue

‘Selma’ Star Supports Cumberbatch Over “Colored” Comment
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‘Selma’ Star Supports Cumberbatch Over “Colored” Comment

NICKI FINLAY, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — “Selma” star David Oyelowo has voiced his support…

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Diversity at Sundance Doesn’t Carry Over to Hollywood
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Diversity at Sundance Doesn’t Carry Over to Hollywood

SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — One of the most buzzed-about…

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Movie Review: ‘Selma’
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Movie Review: ‘Selma’

  By Dwight Brown NNPA Film Critic R.I.P. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Your story…

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‘Selma’ Stars on Poignancy and Parallels of Movie
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‘Selma’ Stars on Poignancy and Parallels of Movie

ALICIA RANCILIO, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — At Sunday’s premiere of “Selma” in New…

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‘Selma’ Nominated for 8 NAACP Image Awards
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‘Selma’ Nominated for 8 NAACP Image Awards

DERRIK J. LANG, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The civil rights drama “Selma”…

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’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Big at NAACP Image Awards
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’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Big at NAACP Image Awards

Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American A landmark year for black filmmaking…

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