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Women all over the world would love to know what men really want, and Taraji P. Henson finds out the answer and then some when she develops the ability to hear their thoughts in the upcoming movie What Men Want. Directed by Adam Shankman, Paramount Pictures has released a new red-band trailer for this gender-flipped remake […]

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  Legendary film director Spike Lee says living in the era of President Donald Trump is a very dangerous situation for Americans who care about racial equality. While promoting his new film “Blackkklansmen,” the critically acclaimed true story of the first black police officer to integrate the Colorado Springs Police Department, Lee told theGrio that […]

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It was the movie that changed the game and the culture when it dropped in 1972.  But how well do you know “Superfly”? We quizzed actors Trevor Jackson and Jason Mitchell, who star in the 2018 “Superfly” remake, and they left us cracking up with jokes. Check out more clips from our interview with the […]

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Introducing “True Story with Natasha Alford” a new original series on theGrio. In our first episode, we look at the #1 movie in America “Hidden Figures” and ask— who are today’s generation of “hidden figures”?  Meet three exceptional young women from Brooklyn who taking the lead in STEM. Hidden Figures is the true story of three […]

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#BlackGirlMagic alert: Oscar-nominated actresses Taraji P. Henson; Oscar winner Octavia Spencer; and, making her big screen debut, Janelle Monae are joining forces to star in a new movie Hidden Figures. The movie Hidden Figures tells the story of three black woman who helped John Glenn become the first American to orbit the Earth. The three black […]

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Can you picture R&B star Ne-Yo playing Martin Luther King, Jr.? Apparently the singer was being seriously considered for a big screen biopic of the legendary civil rights leader...

The post Ne-Yo rejects MLK role because of weight requirements appeared first on theGrio.

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theGRIO REPORT - Wendy Williams is joining forces with Star Jones to turn her novel 'Satan's Sisters' in a made for TV movie...

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Indiewire takes a first look into the latest Will Smith movie called After Earth, in which is his son Jaden joins him in the Sci-Fi adventure...

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theGRIO Report - Constant criticism and critique is something that movie director Tyler Perry has become accustomed to since his emergence in Hollywood for his popular films...

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VIDEO Anthony Mackie will play the role of Abraham Lincoln's sidekick in the new film ​Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter ​opening in theaters June 22nd​. ..

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theGRIO REPORT - A few weeks back Lakers small forward Metta World Peace was competing for an NBA championship in the playoffs. Since losing in five games to the Oklahoma City Thunder...

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VIDEO - The story of Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger and the Miracle on the Hudson serves as inspiration for Denzel Washington's latest film...

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VIDEO - The Django Unchained movie trailer was released late last night and the movie is expected to be another Quentin Tarantino box office hit

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theGRIO REPORT - The Black Panther, who is considered the first black superhero in mainstream comics, might be making his big screen debut soon...

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