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Aht aht aht. Oprah Winfrey said you will not blame her for the production woes surrounding The Color Purple movie and is tired of her name being brought up in the conversation.

Oprah Winfrey revealed that Beyoncé and Rihanna were both considered to star in the musical remake to 'The Color Purple.' Could you see it? The post Could You See Beyoncé Or Rihanna Starring In ‘The Color Purple’ Musical Film? appeared first on Black America Web.

Black Hollywood Showed Up for The Color Purple World Premiere The post Black Hollywood Showed Up for The Color Purple World Premiere appeared first on Black America Web.

Fantasia Barrino Taylor, Taraji P. Henson, and Danielle Brooks have more in common than just starring in the upcoming remake of the beloved classic The Color Purple. They all have compelling success stories rooted in the Hollywood dream and the strife they’ve overcome to achieve it. And better yet, maintain it. Fantasia, Taraji, and Danielle […]

The actor stars as "Mister" in NC Theatre's production of the hit Broadway musical, coming to the Triangle on Apr. 22-30.

As we come up on the anniversary of Prince‘s death, many people around the world are still mourning the icon’s untimely passing. In a week that is sure to be filled with purple-themed parties, we at Global Grind recall some of the best tributes following the passing of the GOAT — as well as the […]


The Tony Awards set the bar for diversity on Sunday evening as several actors and actresses of color were recognized for their work; a major difference from the #OscarsSoWhite controversy that ensued earlier this year. For the first time in the ceremony’s history, four musical acting awards were nabbed by Black actors. Broadway hit show […]

The 70th Annual Tony Awards, which took place on Sunday in the wake of the devastating Orlando tragedy, changed the game this year when all four musical acting awards went to people of color. Broadway’s history has been transformed thanks to three Hamilton cast members and one star from The Color Purple who have cemented their names in American culture […]

On February 22, 2015,  Oprah Winfrey may win an Academy Award for her role as a producer and co-star of the film Selma. This is…

Happy Birthday to one of the biggest women entrepreneurs… Oprah Winfrey!! She turned 61 today!! Which interview was your favorite? Related Stories: Oprah Winfrey Set To Speak At Maya Angelou’s Memorial Service Dispatcher Suspended For Oprah Winfrey Comments Made During Maya Angelou 911 Call Text “K975” To 52140 for your chance at ticket giveaways and […]

  Jennifer Hudson is about to make her Broadway debut. The Academy-Award winning actress has been cast to play Shug Avery in the upcoming revival…