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  1. 'Dragon Tattoo' Star Michael Nyqvist Joins Laurence Fishburne in BET's Nelson Mandela Miniseries (Exclusive)

    5:00 am 6/6/2016

    The actor will play a former South African prime minister in the biopic, which also stars Orlando Jones.Read more

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  2. 'Roots' Remake Finds Favor with International Buyers

    10:23 pm 4/27/2016

    More than 50 broadcasters across five continents snatched up the event miniseries, which premieres on Memorial Day in the U.S.Read more

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  3. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Samuel L. Jackson ('The Hateful Eight')

    5:43 pm 12/24/2015

    The 67-year-old, whose films have grossed more than any other actor's in history, opens up about reuniting with Quentin Tarantino and Spike Lee, Oscars "bullshit," his stutter, the N-word, cops and the "hate" of his golfing buddy Donald Trump.Read more

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  4. Laurence Fishburne Joining Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt in 'Passengers' (Exclusive)

    2:02 pm 8/4/2015

    The space-set romantic drama has a script by Jon Spaihts. Read more

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  5. Laurence Fishburne to Star in 'Roots' Remake for A+E Networks

    9:32 am 7/1/2015

    The 'Black-ish' star will take on the role of Alex Haley that was originally portrayed by James Earl Jones in the 1977 original.Read more

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  6. Fox Yanks 'Fantastic Four' Films from iTunes, Amazon Before Reboot Release

    10:51 am 6/9/2015

    The 2005 film and its 'Rise of the Silver Surfer' sequel, released in 2007, have been removed from digital platforms, as Fox seeks to relaunch the franchise with its new film.Read more

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  7. Larry Wilmore Caps Big Week for Black TV Stars

    5:46 pm 5/9/2014

    "The Minority Report" host becomes the latest black lead on the small screen, joining a rapidly growing roster of talent on newly ordered primetime series.Read more

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  8. KTLA Anchor Apologizes After Mistaking Samuel L. Jackson for Laurence Fishburne (Video)

    1:32 pm 2/10/2014

    "We don't all look alike," Jackson says before listing which ads he's done and which ones have been done by other black actors.Read more

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  9. Super Bowl: Laurence Fishburne Sings the Sound of Luxury for Kia Ad (Video)

    6:19 pm 2/2/2014

    If the carmaker's ad, dubbed "The Truth," is to be believed, Morpheus has gotten a new job.Read more

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