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Abid Rahman

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Prince Harry and Oprah Winfrey’s Mental Health Docuseries Sets Premiere Date on Apple TV+

Prince Harry and Oprah Winfrey’s mental health docuseries The Me You Can’t See is set to premiere on Apple TV+ on May 21. The show will debut two months after Winfrey’s bombshell CBS…

Actors Fund Survey Finds Entertainment Professionals Struggling With Mental Health, Financial Insecurity Due to COVID-19

An overwhelming number of entertainment professionals who have sought out financial assistance during the pandemic say they are struggling with their mental health, according to a new Actors…

Blumhouse’s BlumFest Sets Date for 2021 Edition

The dates for BlumFest 2021 are set. The second annual Halloween-tied event from Blumhouse Studios will take place Oct. 1. As with the first edition, this year’s BlumFest will…

Sony’s Full-Year Results Buoyed by Games, Music, Film Units

The Japanese electronics and entertainment giant sold a record 7.8 million PlayStation 5 units for the fiscal year.

Italy’s Far East Film Festival Moves Dates to Coincide With Cinemas Reopening

The event, highly regarded in Asia, was originally postponed to June due to the pandemic.

Oscars: Best Actor Winner Anthony Hopkins Pays Tribute to Chadwick Boseman

The 83-year-old Welsh star, the oldest winner of an acting prize, said he "did not expect to get this award."

“We Made a Mistake”: Planned Soccer Super League Collapses in Shame and Mockery

After 48 hours of furious backlash from fans, players, television companies and even world leaders, the proposed competition of elite European clubs is no more.

Kobe Bryant’s Estate Ends Nike Partnership

The late basketball star's widow, Vanessa Bryant, revealed the news Monday night.

James Corden Slams Soccer Super League Plan: “It’s the End of the Sport We Love”

The 'Late Late Show' host described the controversial scheme that will upend the global game as "disgusting."

Black Rob, Bad Boy Records Rapper Behind “Whoa!,” Dies at 52

The hip-hop star had been in poor health for a number of years.

Simon & Schuster Pulls Out of Distributing Book by Officer Involved in Breonna Taylor’s Killing

The publisher made the move after drawing heavy criticism on social media for its links to a company working with Jonathan Mattingly.

BBC Diversity Chief Says ‘Luther’ “Doesn’t Feel Authentic” Due to Lack of Black Friends

Speaking at digital MIPTV, Miranda Wayland praised the gritty crime drama, starring Idris Elba, for having a "really strong, Black character lead," but said television needs to do more so that…