Girls Trip Producer Will Packer Speaks On Possible Sequel: "We're Definitely Talking About It"

After completely shattering the box offices opening weekend, Girls Trip continue to raise the bar, exceeding any expectations set for the film. To date, the film starring Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett-Smith and the hilarious Tiffany Haddish, has exceeded over $114 million in revenue. Not bad for a film with a $19 million budget.

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'Whose Streets' Film Sheds Light on Ferguson 3 Years After Michael Brown's Death

If you can believe it, it’s been 3 years since the brutal shooting of unarmed Michael Brown by a police officer. Following the tragic shooting, a firestorm of protests erupted in Ferguson in what will be documented in history books for years to come.

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'Get Out' Is Now Officially The Most Profitable Film of 2017

Jordan Peele's "Get Out" has officially become the most profitable film of 2017. The film, released on February 24, 2017 is making record-breaking numbers.

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Twitter Just Helped This High Schooler Land A Major Opportunity With Jordan Peele

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Written by Tonja Renée Stidhum

We may have heard the adage, “you never know who’s watching,” but it’s true! Especially in today’s social media age, where people of influence are easily accessible -- just an @ or a retweet away. More often, we are seeing cases in which people are provided opportunities via social media that they otherwise wouldn’t be afforded.

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LA 92: 25 Years After the Rodney King Riots, History is Still Repeating Itself

Written by Sharee Silero

“We have to do with the past only as we can make it useful to the present and to the future.” – Frederick Douglass, 1852

Douglass’ quote opens LA 92, a documentary film about the 25th anniversary of the Rodney King riots of 1992. It features rare footage and a raw, gripping view of King’s beating, the racially motivated murder of 15-year-old Latasha Harlins less than two weeks later, and the riots that destroyed Los Angeles neighborhoods.

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CodeBlack, TV One and Gentlemen Jack Join Forces with Omari Hardwick To Find New Black Filmmakers

Great news for Black filmmakers looking to breakout into the scene!

Codeblack Entertainment and TVOne are joining forces with Gentleman Jack Whiskey have launched its Real to Reel contest to support and highlight bold, new African American voices.

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