Tag: Empire

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Behind the lens: Directors telling stories in shades of black

Black film directors are probably the most underutilized and least recognized categories of people in Hollywood. Their unique perspective and ability to tell stories through film perhaps made greater by the fact…
Abimbola "Abel" Osundairo

Alleged Smollett attacker wins Chicago Golden Gloves

Abimbola “Abel” Osundairo became a Chicago Golden Gloves champion on Friday, April 12, after defeating his opponent by technical knockout in the first round of the senior novice division at Cicero Stadium.…

The Chi: Tiffany Boone, Jason Mitchell

Showtime renews ‘The Chi’ for second season

Nearly a month after it’s record breaking premiere, Showtime ordered a second season of ‘The Chi’. Aynanna Floyd Davis (Empire) will serve as executive producer and showrunner for season 2. Set and…