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Icon Status: Alicia Keys, Regina King and Lakeith Stanfield Lead Bazaar’s Annual Icons Issue

Image: Mario Sorrenti (Harper’s Bazaar) What makes an icon? That’s the question posed by Harper’s Bazaar’s annual icon issue—also known as the highly anticipated September issue. Following Serena Williams’ incredible, unretouched, indisputably iconic cover appearance in August, Bazaar is doubling down on black excellence, placing Alicia Keys on the cover of the September issue’s newsstand […]

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‘Watchmen’ Invades Comic-Con With A New Trailer Packed With Easter Eggs And Bowie

[embedded content] Share This Video One of the few big Comic-Con-friendly titles not actually at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con is Watchmen, HBO’s forthcoming show that’s not another adaptation of Alan Moore’s seminal comic but a continuation, set in the same universe but with (mostly) different characters. But that didn’t mean it wouldn’t get some […]

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Regina King to Make Feature Film Directorial Debut Based on Real Lives of Cassius Clay, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown

Regina King attends the 73rd Annual Tony Awards Gala After Party on June 09, 2019 in New York City. Photo: Bennett Raglin (Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions) We’ve said it once and we’ll say it again: Regina BEEN King. Now, the already well-acclaimed actress, producer and television director is sitting pretty in the director’s […]

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They’re Coming Baaack: The Boondocks Is Returning to TV — With Series Creator Aaron McGruder on Board

Huey Freeman in a scene from season 4 of The BoondocksScreenshot: Adult Swim As a big fan of The Boondocks, the animated satire that aired in earnest on Adult Swim in the early aughts, I’ve often wondered what Huey Freeman, the show’s pint-sized “power to the people” protagonist, would have had to say in the […]

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Boondocks May Be Returning. Only Question: Y’all Got Regina King Money?

Image: The Boondocks (Adult Swim) I know, I know. That’s a great headline. It’s also one I had nothing to do with, because it was managing editor Genetta Adams’ reaction to the news that after five years of dormancy, The Boondocks will apparently be making its triumphant return. (Shoutout to fellow staff writer Tonja Renée […]

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