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The Akils on Jumpstarting Your Career in Screenwriting

In their Q&A-filled Industry Coaching seminar, Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil provide practical advice on how to become a screenwriter

Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil brought some tips on screenwriting to the American Black…

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African American-Led Virtual Reality Company Lands $23 Million in Funding

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR content

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR…

By Samara Lynn

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Claire Sulmers Talks Inspiring the Next Generation of Fashion and Entertainment Leaders

Fashion Bomb Daily founder shares inspiration behind Cocktails with Claire tour

Claire Sulmers opens up about Cocktails with Claire tour, working with Miss Diddy and best…

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‘Unfiltered’ Documentary about Rihanna in the Works

New documentary will take a deeper look into the life of the popular young entertainer, philanthropist, and businesswoman

A new documentary about Rihanna will take an ‘unflitered’ look into the life of the…

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7 Virtual Reality Headsets We Want Now

Virtual Reality has evolved and is accessible to the masses. Here are some of the hottest headsets we want.

The technology consists of a pair of somewhat awkward looking headsets that immerse the wearer…

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Actress Bresha Webb Dishes on the Best Career Advice She’s Ever Received

"Meet the Blacks" star opens up about her biggest influences in the industry

Find out what actress Bresha Webb says is the best career advice she’s ever received…

By Courtney Connley

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The Real Story About Steve Harvey and the Miss Universe Pageant

Harvey made no mistake by becoming part owner of the pageant's production company

In the Dec 2014/Jan 2015 issue of Black Enterprise, Steve Harvey discusses details of his…

By Courtney Connley

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NABFEME: The Premier Organization for Women in Music and Entertainment

But this nonprofit is about more than just entertainment

The National Association of Black Female Executives in Music & Entertainment (NABFEME) is a nonprofit…

By Chanel Martin

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Ghosts, Goblins and … Blackface? Racist and Culture-Mocking Halloween Costumes Continue to Spark Outrage

Are consumers and retailers taking things too far?

An ugly side of Halloween is the recent cases of revelers facing public outrage due…

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Coming Soon: Fandango’s FandangoLabs

The popular site for moviegoers launches a research and development arm

FandangoLabs will seek ways to incorporate the latest technologies to add to the movie-going experience…

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Misty Copeland To Debut on Broadway

The prima ballerina is taking on a new role with new challenges but she's fully aware of what it takes to succeed

Misty Copeland is prepping for her Broadway Debut August 25th in New York City.

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Saks Fifth Avenue Announces ‘Empire’ Inspired Clothing

Fans of the show can dress like their favorite characters this fall

Saks Fifth Avenue and Fox announce a new fall collection inspired by popular TV show…

By Brittany Dandy

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Lauryn Hill Wows Tonight Show with ‘Feeling Good’ Performance

Hill’s rendition of “Feeling Good” comes from the newly released album “Nina Revisited: A Tribute to Nina Simone.”

Lauryn Hill stops by Tonights Show to perform Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good” from “Nina Revisited:…

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Lupita Nyong’o Set to Star in Play About Liberian Women

The Hollywood actress will debut off Broadway in New York's Public Theater this fall

The Hollywood sweetheart, Lupita Nyong’o, will debut off Broadway in New York’s Public Theater this…

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Marriott Hotels Courts Millennials with Live Performances, Food Trucks and More

Attracting millennials with live performances, food and more

Marriott hotels are attracting millennials with live performances, food trucks and more.

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[WATCH] Malala Yousafzai Shares Meaningful Message

Nobel Peace Prize recipient gives personal perspective on civil- activism

Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Malala Yousafzai, gives her personal perspective on civil activism on “The…

By Brittany Dandy

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Sanaa Lathan to Star in ‘Flyy Girl’ Film Adaptation

Actress expected to executive produce Omar Tyree's classic novel

Actress, Sanaa Lathan, expected to star in and executive produce Omar Tyree’s classic novel Flyy…

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Golf and Tennis Challenge: Cultivate Your Wellness

Manage stress with fun, relaxation, spa treatments, and golf this Labor Day

Black Enterprise encourages you to take the best care of yourself with ultimate relaxation at…

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Danielle Brooks to Star in Broadway’s The Color Purple

OITNB actress will play key role in revival of classic musical

Orange is the New Black actress Danielle Brooks will play the role of Sofia in…

By Brittany Dandy

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[WATCH] Black and Sexy TV’s ‘The Couple’ in Development with HBO

Fans can watch Black and Sexy TV programming through premium subscription service

Fans can watch HBO and Black and Sexy TV programming through premium subscription service.

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