October 29, 2010
For Colored Girls, Tyler Perry's adaptation of Ntozake Shange's famous play, has been met with resistance from fans of the choreopoem. But it's not the first celebrated written work-turned-movie that critics feel should have been left alone.
July 16, 2010
Denzel Washington's successful run in Fences has Broadway buzzing with possible projects.
by Helena Andrews onMay 6, 2010
It's time to rewrite the narrative of Halle Berry's love life. We're asking the wrong question. Maybe we should be asking, ''Why Can't A Man Keep Halle Berry?''
June 25, 2009
Apparently the Louisiana legislature has NOTHING better to do...
May 31, 2009
NeNe Leakes has a book deal, Kanye's a nonreading author, Oprah apologizes to James Frey and Halle joins the cast of "For Colored Girls."
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