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  1. 'Get On Up' Premiere: Chadwick Boseman Initially 'Didn't Want to Try' Playing James Brown

    9:58 pm 7/21/2014

    The "42" star took on the daunting task of playing the Godfather of Soul by working hard and taking things "one step at a time," his co-stars and director Tate Taylor told THR at the Universal biopic's debut at Harlem's Apollo Theater.Read more

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  2. Jill Scott, Eve, Regina Hall to Star in Lifetime Movie (Exclusive)

    10:00 am 7/11/2014

    They'll play single best friends in Tracey Edmonds and Gabrielle Union's "With This Ring."Read more

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  3. 'The Voice' Recap: Battles Begin With a Bang (Video)

    6:07 pm 3/17/2014

    Aloe Blacc, Jill Scott, Miranda Lambert and The Band Perry are guest mentors, while coaches beg for a steal by touting tattoos and Rihanna meet-and-greets.Read more

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  4. Oscars: John Williams, Jill Scott Spotlight Song and Score Nominees at Academy's First-Ever Concert

    7:14 am 2/28/2014

    The nominated composers -- from Steven Price to John Williams -- were on hand as this year's songs and scores took center stage Thursday night at UCLA's Royce Hall.Read more

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  5. Oscars: First-Ever Concert to Feature Nominated Scores and Songs

    11:29 am 2/13/2014

    William Butler, Owen Pallett, Alexandre Desplat, Thomas Newman, Steven Price and John Williams will direct their compositions, while Jill Scott will perform "Happy."Read more

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  6. Dan Aykroyd, Jill Scott Join James Brown Biopic 'Get On Up' (Exclusive)

    2:39 pm 10/31/2013

    Chadwick Boseman is starring as the iconic singer in the drama directed by Tate Taylor.Read more

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  7. Jill Scott to Guest Star on 'Fringe's' Final Season

    10:46 am 10/4/2012

    The singer-actress has been cast in an "intuitive" and "oracle-like" role.Read more

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  8. Lifetime's 'Steel Magnolias' Adaptation Casts Queen Latifah, Phylicia Rashad, Jill Scott

    11:16 am 3/19/2012

    The telefilm, which begins shooting in Atlanta in April, also includes Alfre Woodard, Adepero Oduye and Condola Rashad among its cast members.Read more

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  9. 'Contagion's' Sanaa Lathan and 'Hurt Locker's' Anthony Mackie Hosting NAACP Image Awards

    11:49 am 2/15/2012

    Lenny Kravitz, Jill Scott, Kirk Franklin and Ne-Yo are among the ceremony's performers.Read more

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