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The first official teaser trailer and teaser poster from Star Wars: The Last Jedi just debuted at Star Wars Celebration Orlando and it looks epically dope! The film has a wide array of talent, including the award-winning Lupita Nyong’o, who in an interview with Screen Rant said how much she loved the franchise but unfortunately,…

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Forbes recently published its annual list of celebrities who made the most money in the past year. But do you want to know who has made the most money over the course of their illustrious careers? Take a look at the Hollywood celebrities with the greatest net worth. Robin Williams: $130 million Al Pacino: $135…

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When ultra-famous and uber-rich movie producer George Lucas got engaged to his long-time girlfriend Mellody Hobson — who is also a self-made millionaire — he became the latest in a line of iconic white men who love black women. Here are some of the others:

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After a seven-year courtship, legendary filmmaker George Lucas and his girlfriend, businesswoman Mellody Hobson, are now engaged. The genius creator of the phenomenally-successful blockbuster franchise Star Wars, 68, and Hobson, a longtime partner and president of a big-time Chicago-based investment management firm, Ariel Investments LLC, 43, are no strangers to showcasing their relationship in the spotlight.…

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Rev. Al Sharpton and the National Action Network paid homage to the extraordinary careers and humanitarian efforts of Sean “Diddy” Combs, George Lucas and Coca-Cola’s senior vice president Ingrid Saunders Jones during the third annual Triumph Awards in New York. Samuel L. Jackson, the record-breaking box-office star of Lucas’ Star Wars prequel, helped give a…

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Music impresario Sean “Diddy” Combs, Coca-Cola Company SVP Ingrid Saunders Jones and Star Wars mastermind George Lucas will headline the honorees at the National Action Network’s 3rd annual Triumph Awards in New York. Created by NAN founder and president Rev. Al Sharpton, the Triumph Awards honor humanitarians in the fields of arts, entertainment and sports and…

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Over the past several weeks, George Lucas’ film Red Tails has received a tremendous amount of publicity and support from the media and fans alike. And though many, including the powers that be in the film industry, wondered if a big-budget film with a majority-black cast could succeed at the box office, all doubts were…

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Tyler Perry knows well the risks and rewards associated with making films that feature an all-black cast. Though Perry has made a successful career of producing all-black movies, he knows firsthand Hollywood’s resistance when it comes to funding and distributing projects they fear will not be financially viable. Perry recently published an open letter on…

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A strange thing occurred shortly before Terrence Howard’s big breakthrough in Hollywood. While taking steps to become one of Tinseltown’s leading men, following the success of Crash, Hustle & Flow and Iron Man, Howard’s rise to superstardom was derailed. A rift between Howard and Marvel led to him being replaced in Iron Man 2, which negatively impacted…

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President Obama confirmed that he will deliver remarks at the dedication of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial event in Washington D.C., just as the memorial foundation president Harry Johnson hoped he would. Celebrities Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Jamie Foxx and Star Wars’ George Lucas will serve as the celebrity co-chairs, while the King family…

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