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Ava DuVernay's ARRAY Launches Online Education Initiative With 'When They See Us' Guide

Ava DuVernay's multi-platform media company and arts collective, ARRAY, has announced the launch of ARRAY 101, an online education initiative providing social impact learning guides for the company's film and television titles. In partnership with Participant Media, ARRAY 101's inaugural learning guide will focus on the Emmy-winning Netflix limited series, When They See Us. Released...

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'Ride Or Die': Marlon Wayans To Star In Action Rom-Com Described As 'When Harry Met Sally' With Guns

Marlon Wayans is teaming up with Neal H. Moritz for the action-comedy Ride Or Die. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Wayans, who wrote the script with Rick Alvarez, will star in the film as Martin Banks, a robbery detective tasked with tracking down a billion-dollar stash of deadly opioids taken from a pharmaceutical company vault. Joining Banks along for the ride is narcotics...

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'All The Way Black' Trailer: BET+ Sets June Launch For New Comedy Series

BET+ announced the debut of its new comedy series, All The Way Black, hosted by Chris Spencer. With themes rich in nostalgia, All The Way Black comprises of half-hour episodes that string together clips that focus on a theme and include hilarious commentary of iconic moments in Black pop culture from the '70s, '80s and '90s. The comedy series will include a variety of guest...

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Here's The Incredible Actor Behind The Voice Of Your Favorite Video Game Characters

Did you know the voice behind some of the most popular video game characters was a Black man? In an interview for The Root, viewers and readers are giving an introduction to Dave Fennoy. He is perhaps best known as the voice of The Walking Dead's Lee Everett. Fennoy, who has also given his voice to shows such as Young Sheldon, revealed that he originally pursued a career in acting...

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'The Beat Don't Stop': Go-Go Music Doc Set For Black Music Month

TV One will celebrate Black Music Month with the premiere of the Go-go music documentary, The Beat Don't Stop. Executive produced by Urban One founder and chairwoman Cathy Hughes, The Beat Don't Stop will document the history and legacy of go-go music. The film "features trailblazers, legends and stars who have championed the sound throughout the decades" and  "delves into the...