Photo by: Anthony Barboza/Getty Images Drummer/composer Norman Connors was a pioneer in the synthesis of progressive R&B and jazz, creating a blend that appealed to intellectuals and romantics both. Much like Roy Ayers, George Benson, and Patrice Rushen, this musical genius is most recognized for his significant R&B successes but was originally a jazz improvisation. […]
Mario Van Peebles unquestionably broke the paradigm for how African Americans are portrayed in the film business as a whole.
‘A Different World’ Star Jasmine Guy Shares That the Iconic Show and Cast Were Shown Less Respect in Hollywood
Photo by: Jamie McCarthy/Staff When Jasmine Guy starred in A Different World as Hillman University’s Southern belle Whitley Gilbert in the late ’80s and early ’90s, she was a vital member of one of the most popular all-Black casts of the time. The show debuted in 1987 and featured a group of young, varied Black […]
Bill Cosby Released From Prison After Sexual Assault Conviction Is Overturned; Phylicia Rashad Speaks Out
Bill Cosby was released from prison after his sexual assault conviction was thrown out for violating his due process rights.
Cosby isn’t giving up hope for parole and a possible new trial.
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Kevin Hart To Star In Bill Cosby, Sidney Poitier’s ‘Uptown Saturday Night’ Remake Produced By Will Smith
The comedian will reprise the role in the 1974 iconic film.
The $5 million rape lawsuit has been dropped, but his fight still continues.
The 80-year-old faces 10 years and a fine of up to $25,000 on each count.