By Lilly Workneh, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) While Nelson Mandela’s recent hospitalization has been garnering headlines, actor Idris Elba plans on making news of his own as he announced that… More
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By Courtney Garcia, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) In his films, Terrence Howard has portrayed the hierarchy of power’s incarnations: a hustler and pimp; a World War II colonel;… More
The newest reality television show is in some ways like any other: mother and daughters, sibling rivalry, family gossip and talk of Big Grandpa, who is very strict but loves it when his great-grandchildren are around making a racket. But that’s where the twist comes in: Big Grandpa is Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid legend.
Oprah Winfrey feels a new freedom after leaving her wildly successful daily TV talk show behind and taking a new course seeking interviews with newsmakers on their own turf.
JOHANNESBURG — South African and American producers say three Nelson Mandela granddaughters will star in a reality TV show. In a statement, South Africa’s New Vision Pictures and Out of… More
BY: Donna Bryson Associated Press Writer JOHANNESBURG – Shakira danced with school children in Soweto. Juanes debuted a single. Akon launched a clothing line. And even a few celebrities with… More