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  1. Sundance: Maya Angelou Documentary Pays Tribute to 1950s 'Miss Calypso' (Exclusive Video)

    5:30 am 1/19/2016

    "Very tall, very grand -- no shoes."Read more

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  2. 'Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise' Clip: 'Miss Calypso'

    5:30 am 1/19/2016

    A clip from the documentary 'Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise.'Read more

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  3. ‘Chris Tucker Live’: TV Review

    11:16 am 7/9/2015

    Despite several hearty laughs, Chris Tucker’s Netflix stand-up special errs on the safe side.Read more

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  4. Bernie Brillstein, Ken Kragen Among First Inductees Into Personal Managers Hall of Fame

    1:44 pm 3/23/2015

    The group is honoring entertainment, sports and music managers it says have previously been ignored.Read more

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  5. 'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay on "Awkward and Weird" First Meeting With Oprah Winfrey

    9:00 am 2/18/2015

    With a nominated best picture, the helmer poses for THR's Oscars Issue with her producer-mentor, who says their relationship recalls her own with the late Maya Angelou: "If only Maya were here to see her."Read more

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  6. Maya Angelou's Posthumous Album 'Caged Bird Songs' Debuts

    5:52 am 11/5/2014

    Oprah Winfrey is co-producing a video for one of the tracks, “Harlem Hopscotch,” that will premiere later this month on OWNRead more

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  7. Jian Ghomeshi Scandal: Toronto Police Probe Alleged Sex Abuse

    5:26 pm 11/1/2014

    The sex crimes unit is talking to three women who made allegations against the former radio hostRead more

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  8. Throwback Thursday: 'Outbreak' Hit Theaters in 1995

    12:00 pm 10/9/2014

    Two decades before the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the U.S., two virus-centric films were put into production, but only one actually got madeRead more

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  9. John Singleton on Maya Angelou: 'She Was the First Renaissance Person I Ever Met'

    7:00 am 6/4/2014

    Singleton recalls directing the late poet/author in 1993's "Poetic Justice" and reveals the impact she had on his life.Read more

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  10. Maya Angelou Memorial Service Set for Saturday

    7:31 am 6/2/2014

    The poet and author died last week at age 86.Read more

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