WATCH NOW: Ari Lennox, Aliya Janell and Sevyn Streeter Dish on Love and Dating in 2021
Coca-Cola and ESSENCE are back for a third season of If Not For My Girls. This incredible video series brings out a brand-new cast of women featuring Ari Lennox, Sevyn Streeter, and Aliya Janell. These ladies support each other, lift each other up and cheer each other on through it all—and in this episode they share their views on dating, love, and relationships.
Check out Episode 1 – Dating, DMs and Marriage, Oh My!
RJ Cyler On Playing Jim Beckwourth – Essence
Cyler talks researching for his role as Jim Beckwourth, a famous black fur trader and explorer.
RJ Cyler Shares His Unique Audition Story For "The Harder They Fall" – Essence
The young actor talks about his horrible first audition and how he went on to land his role in the film, “The Harder They Fall.”
RJ Cyler Talks Playing Opposite LaKeith Stanfield – Essence
The actor talks working with actor LaKeith Stanfield and playing his nemesis on screen.
Gal Gadot Joins Disney’s ‘Snow White’ Remake as Evil Queen
Gal Gadot is set to portray the Evil Queen in Disney’s upcoming live-action adaptation of “Snow White,” a source close to the project confirmed to Variety.
Gadot will star opposite “West Side Story” breakout Rachel Zegler, who was cast as the classic princess in June. Though Gadot is primarily known for her heroic work in DC’s “Wonder Woman” franchise, her turn as the Evil Queen will give the actor a chance to show off the wicked side of her oeuvre.
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It Honestly Sounds Like Lindsay Lohan Could Be on 'Real Housewives of Dubai'
In case you missed it, Real Housewives of Dubai is officially coming into our lives, and some fans of the franchise are hoping that Lindsay Lohan—who lives in Dubai—will be cast on the show.
12 Best flower subscription services you need to know about
FLOWERS and bouquets can add colour and liveliness to any home – and are a lovely way to treat yourself or a loved one.
We've scoured the web to find the best flower subscription services, so you can have beautiful flowers delivered direct to you on a regular basis.
A beautiful bouquet of flowers can instantly make a table more cheerful, and brighten a room.
And who wouldn't want to receive that gift on a regular basis, carefully hand-selected by florists?
Check out this selection of blooming great options…
The Professional Pivot: Pivoting Your Career During the Pandemic – Essence
Kimberly Wilson, Senior Editor of Money and Career at ESSENCE, is joined by Natasha Chou, Associate VP of Claims-Property at Nationwide Insurance, and Patrice Washington, Author, Speaker and Hope-Restoring Coach, to discuss pivoting your career in the midst of a pandemic.
Showbiz legend Lionel Blair dies aged 92
Showbiz legend Lionel Blair – dancer and choreographer who rocketed to fame as captain on 1980s quiz Give Us A Clue – dies aged 92
Actor, choreographer and dancer Lionel Blair has died at the age of 92, it has been reported.
Naturi Naughton Talks Living Your Truth And Working With Legends On ABC’s ‘Queens’ – Essence
Her character Jill (Da Thrill) has dropped a huge truth bomb on the show. Naughton notes the message has parallels to real life.
Train hits group of migrants walking along tracks near Calais
Train hits group of migrants walking along the track near Calais, killing one and injuring three others
A train has hit a group of migrants walking on the tracks near Calais, killing one person and injuring three others.
All four victims were from Eritrea, regional leader Franck Dhersin said, describing one of the injured as being in ‘absolute emergency’ condition.
Train operator SNCF said traffic would remain suspended on the Calais-Dunkerque line until Friday morning.
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There's Proof Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson's Relationship Isn't a PR Stunt
Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson literally can’t stop hanging out together in Staten Island and the rest of “Pete Davidson’s Native New York City,” and obviously the internet has one question on its mind: is this a PR stunt ingeniously orchestrated by Kris Jenner right in time for the Kardashians’ new Hulu show? ‘Cause…let’s just say this is the vibe on Twitter right now.
Naturi Naughton On Sexualization Of Women In Hip Hop – Essence
Actress Naturi Naughton plays Jill “Da Thrill” on the ABC series “Queens.” On the show, she is a part of a rap group that is trying to pick up the pieces after falling out years ago. As an artist herself, she shares her favorite female rappers but also questions whether the industry is overly sexualizing women.
Naturi Naughton On Similarities Between Her And Her Queens Character Jill – Essence
Actress Naturi Naughton plays Jill “Da Thrill” on the ABC series “Queens.” On the show, she is a part of a rap group that is trying to pick up the pieces after falling out years ago. As an artist herself, she shares similarities between her character and herself.
George Foreman Biopic Set for March 2023 at Sony
Biopic was previously schedule to be released Sept. 2022
Sony Pictures has dated the “Untitled George Foreman Biopic” to be released on March 24, 2023, the studio announced on Friday.
The biopic was previously scheduled to be released on Sept. 16, 2022.
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