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Say it ain’t so! Laurence Fishburne and Gina Torres have confirmed their split after 14 years of marriage. The news comes after it was revealed Torres was ‘spotted kissing mystery man. The Hollywood couple split last fall and kept it on the low low. “With heavy hearts, Laurence and I quietly separated and began the […]

Laurence Fishburne’s daughter Montana Fishburne has resurfaced in the headlines after she was arrested for a driving under the influence in Florida Saturday morning, PEOPLE confirms. Montana was arrested after she reportedly hit a vehicle that slowed down to avoid a crash on the I-95. A Highway Patrol trooper reportedly found an open bottle on […]

Director Kevin Hooks (Prison Break, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D) makes his return to the small-screen in the six hour BET miniseries, Madiba, the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela (Laurence Fisburne). Hooks talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the historical importance of Mandela’s story and being the first African American to tell his story. […]

Nelson Mandela has been cemented in the annals of history by way of his rise to power from an anti-apartheid activist to becoming South Africa’s first Black president. The universally known tale of the late global icon will get a fresh look with BET’s airing of a three-part mini-series titled after Mandela’s tribal name, Madiba. […]

Get into a good groove with a few great shows airing over the holiday weekend.

A group of Black women who were kicked off a train while touring wineries in Napa Valley are seeking justice.

Actor Laurence Fishburne will play Alex Haley in A&E Networks’ reboot of Haley’s classic African-American novel Roots, History Channel’s executive vice president and general manager Dirk Hoogstra…

The Weinstein Company is in talks with Idris Elba to star in "The Alchemist" movie.

Comedian and actor Anthony Anderson is making TV history by being a black man with a sitcom on primetime television! The star talks with “The D.L. Hughley Show” about…

The film, titled “Slavery by Another Name,” is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Douglas A. Blackmon and will debut Feb. 13, 2012, on public TV stations nationwide. “Slavery by Another Name” examines the labor practices and laws “that effectively created new forms of slavery” after emancipation, subjecting blacks to brutal forced work, according […]

September is around the corner which can mean only one thing: back to school. Whether you’re heading to university or preparing a loved one for their…

Laurence Fishburne is trading in mystery solving in “C.S.I.” for an editorial desk in “Man of Steel.” There appears to be life after “C.S.I.” After two and a half seasons on the venerable CBS crime series, Laurence Fishburne has found newfound live on the big screen. theurbandaily Read More