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Spike Lee, Regina Hall, and Other Black Stars Kick Off the 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF)

The celebration of black excellence in the film industry

The 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) kicked off with panel discussions, exclusive screenings, and…

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Steve Harvey

At Last! Steve Harvey’s ‘Funderdome’ Debuts

"This is a show where a little idea can become big business,” says Steve Harvey

“Steve Harvey’s Funderome” is an exciting competition reality series that pits two budding entrepreneurs against…

By Selena Hill

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An Executive Chef Dishes Out the Secret to Success in the Culinary Business

Chef Henry Dudley talks about his career in the culinary arts and shares advice on what it takes to succeed in the industry

One of the chef-driven restaurants at the MGM is the Tap Room Sports Bar, with…

By Brian Armstead

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Leslie Nesbitt

Transforming Color Into Consciousness

Remaking spaces through the strategic use of color

Leslie Nesbitt wasn’t always a crafty surface designer. Nor did she always dream of beautifying…

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The 16 Best Black-Hosted, Smart, and Funny Podcasts of 2017

You're doing your ears (and your intelligence) a disservice if you don't tune in

Many of the current black-hosted podcasts offer valuable insight on everything from personal finance, pop…

By Lisa Fraser

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ABFF

Here’s What to Expect at the 2017 American Black Film Festival

Engaging panels, film screenings, and the opportunity to hear from prominent filmmakers and actors

The 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) will be held in Miami from June 14-18…

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11 Denzel Washington Characters That Define Business Leadership

Here's why Denzel Washington's movies should be shown in business schools

Many of Washington’s characters displayed the same leadership characteristics that self-help guru Napoleon Hill describes…

By Preston Charles

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From ‘American Crime Story’ to Co-Starring With Oprah and Tom Cruise, Actor Courtney B. Vance Reflects on His Career

The award-winning actor opens up about his career and personal life

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Though he’s been acting for more than 30 years, Courtney B. Vance credits…

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WE tv's Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta Premiere Screening Event

Bow Wow and Crew Make Their Broadcast Debut on WE tv’s ‘Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta’

Let's just say, I've found my new reality TV obsession

Last night was the series premiere of Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta. However, I was given a…

By Jordan Willard

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CreativeSoul Honors Natural Hair and Black Life Through Art

They moved from marketing to documenting black life in photos

Mastering a skill as an individual is something truly amazing, but this husband-and-wife duo tackles…

By Regan Farley

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TV

Turn On, Tune In: “The Bachelorette” and 5 Other Can’t-Miss Summer TV Premieres

From 'The Bachelorette' to 'Fear Factor,' here are five competition TV show premieres you must check out this summer

Spring is officially in full swing, which means summer is just around the corner! Although…

By Jordan Willard

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Nekisha Durrett Art Tank

Artist Nekisha Durrett Strikes Deals at Art Tank Pitch Competition

The visual artist got the go-ahead from real estate developers to create public art projects in Washington, DC

Public art has the power to transform mundane public spaces into dynamic canvases that make art…

By Brandon Andrews

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Jimii Hitmaker

Independent Artist Jimii Hitmaker Signs Distribution Deal With Amada Records

The promising rapper has reached another milestone in his career

In an exclusive BE interview, Jimii Hitmaker opened up about his new distribution deal and…

By Selena Hill

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American Race Charles Barkley

‘American Race’: Charles Barkley Reveals Why He Made the Show [VIDEO]

The former NBA star says his new series is "right up the there with the most important things" he's done in his life

Last week, Charles Barkley, the executive producer and host of the new TNT series American…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Moonlight

‘Get Out’ and ‘Moonlight’ Won Big This Weekend

Find out who took home what

Ashton Sanders and Jharrel Jerome won “Best Kiss” for their lip lock in Moonlight. The…

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Millennial Bosses: 3 Tips to Take Your #BlackGirlMagic Global

Saran Kaba Jones, founder of Face Africa talks starting small and getting great rewards

Saran Kaba Jones, 34, is a Boston-based powerhouse who decided in 2009 to build a…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Henrietta Lacks

Oprah Reveals That She Never Planned to Star in Henrietta Lacks [VIDEO]

At the premiere of the HBO film, Oprah Winfrey admits that even she gets scared by big roles

This weekend marked the broadcast premiere of the HBO film The Immortal Life of Henrietta…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Avery Sunshine

Avery Sunshine on a Cloudy Day

Acclaimed R&B star Avery Sunshine releases her third studio album "Twenty Sixty Four" in celebration of her second marriage

The R&B singer spoke to Black Enterprise about her new album, “Twenty Sixty Four,” and…

By Bil Carpenter

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John Douglas Thompson

John Douglas Thompson Opens Up About ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ and ‘Julius Caesar’

The acclaimed actor talks to Black Enterprise about starring in these new productions

John Douglas Thompson, who has been lauded as “one of the most compelling classical stage…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Time 100

The 20 Black Honorees Featured on Time’s ‘100 Most Influential People’ List

These influencers have reshaped the way we see the world

The 2017 “Time 100” list of the world’s most influential people includes a colorful array…

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