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The first official trailer has surfaced of actress Zoe Saldana starring in the highly controversial role of Nina Simone named simply “Nina”. The actress has take a lot of heat and commentary from Nina Simone fans, Nina Simone’s estate, and society as a whole for taking on a role of an African American woman who’s dark skinned, has African facial features, and a singer.

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First Look at Zoe Saldana as Nina Simone

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It’s been a long journey but the controversial film about the life and times of Nina Simone entiled simply “Nina” staring Zoe Saldana is coming to a theater near you.

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Just weeks after their “Best Original SongGolden Globe win, Grammy Award winning rapper/actor Common and Grammy Award winning singer John Legend will be on hand at this year’s Academy Awards to perform and hopefully take home a statue!

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Director Ava Duvernay alongside Paramount Pictures will release the “Selma” movie for free in Selma Alabama. The historical movie that recounts the moving story that changed history and lives took place in Selma Alabama and it seems fitting that the good people of Selma get to experience this beautiful film for free.

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Paramount Pictures presents the epic story of’ “SELMA” on the big screen. Atlanta is one of the few cities that will get the gift of a great movie and a compelling story on Christmas Day.

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Oprah Winfrey stays busy. How does she do it all? She is the head of her OWN which is AWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWESOME!

She has a new film coming out with Forest Whitaker called “The Butler“.

She is on the cover of Essence Magazine June 2013 issue with her 2nd BFF Tyler Perry.

O stays #WINNING!

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Bow Wow New Host of BET’s ‘106 & Park’

Bow Wow is  officially the new host of BET’s 106 & Park. He and three others will now replace Rocsi Diaz and Terrence J. READ MORE

Last year Mary J. Blige announced she’d be starring in a new bio-pic about legendary singer, jazz musician and classical pianist, Nina Simone.

Well, there seems to be some changes to the line-up as reported by Rhymes with Snitches. Sources are saying that Mary J. will be replaced by Zoe Saldana.
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