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Biopic On Legendary Gospel Group The Clark Sisters In Development, Produced By Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige And Missy Elliott

A Clark Sisters biopic is in the works! The group confirmed the news on their official Instagram page, saying that the film is titled You Brought The Sunshine: The Story of the Clark Sisters.  Missy Elliott, Queen Latifah and Mary J. Blige are attached as producers. View this post on Instagram It is with great anticipation that we share with you the story of the...

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Stars As Himself In 'Fighting With My Family' — Watch The First Trailer

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is playing himself in an upcoming film. Fighting For My Family also stars Florence Pugh, Lena Headey, Nick Frost, Jack Lowden and Vince Vaughn. The description: Based on a true story, Fighting With My Family follows reformed gangster Ricky, wife Julia, daughter Paige and son Zak as they make a living wrestling together in tiny venues. When Paige and Zak...

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Afrofuturistic Novel On Bisexual Vampire, 'The Gilda Stories,' Is Being Developed For TV By Cheryl Dunye

13 Gen has acquired the rights to develop The Gilda Stories for television. The Jewell Gomez novel on Gilda, "an escaped black slave and the bisexual vampire who comes of age over 200 years of African American history. Filmmaker Cheryl Dunye is attached to write, produce and direct it as a television project. “We are thrilled to bring The Gilda Stories to a whole new generation of...

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Exclusive: Grace Questions Lady Mae In This Week's 'Greenleaf' Episode

Shadow and Act has an exclusive preview of this week's Greenleaf episode. In the below clip, Mae (Lynn Whitfield) preaches beautifully at “A Day with Lady Mae” as the Bishop (Keith David) fears he may lose Calvary. Grace (Merle Dandridge) gets a paternity test with Aaron (William H. Bryant Jr.) and works with Jacob (Lamman Rucker) to clear their family name. The episode...

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Three Black Couples Work To Revitalize Their City While Balancing Careers, Family And More In OWN's 'Love & Marriage: Huntsville' Trailer

OWN has unveiled the first trailer and premiere date for the new unscripted series Love & Marriage: Huntsville (fka Rocket City Revival). It will join the network's Saturday night programming, debuting on January 12 at 10:00 p.m. The series "follows the lives of three successful and powerful African American couples in the thriving city of Huntsville, Alabama, who come...