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Idris Elba to bring ‘Hunchback of Notre Dame’ to Netflix

One of Hollywood’s hunkiest stars is taking on one of literature’s most unsightly characters. Idris Elba will transform himself into the Hunchback of Notre Dame for a new Netflix movie. The “Luther” star will also produce and direct the project, according to “The Hollywood Reporter.”

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Tamar Braxton is not her hair and she proved it by shaving it all off.

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Beyonce makes history at Coachella

After postponing her 2017 headlining gig at Coachella due to her pregnancy with twins, Beyonce more than made it up to fans on Saturday night when she closed out the festival in Indio, Calif., with a history-making performance that reunited the pop star with Destiny’s Child and included appearances by her husband Jay-Z and little sister Solange.

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Kenya Moore expecting first baby with hubby Marc Daly

The pitter-patter of little feet will soon be heard at “Moore Manor.”

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Cardi B to make history as first co-host of ‘Late Show’

Cardi B, the bodacious reality tv star turned hip-hop queen will make history on Monday when she co-hosts “The Late Show” with Jimmy Fallon.

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Meek Mill denied early bail

Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill, 30, will remain behind bars and Judge Genece Brinkley is not stepping down from the case.

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‘Roxanne, Roxanne’ coming to Netflix

Lolita Shante Gooden was only 14 years old when she picked up a mic and made history as one of rap music’s first female MCs.

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“Black Panther” nears billion-dollar mark

“Black Panther” may not be an Oscar contender – yet – but it is the most talked about movie in Hollywood right now.

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Wendy Williams diagnosed with Graves’ Disease, will take 3-week break

Wendy Williams announced Wednesday that she is taking a three-week hiatus due to illness. Williams, host of the syndicated talk show, “The Wendy Williams Show,” told her viewers that she has been diagnosed with Graves’ Disease and that she will be off the air starting Thursday, per her doctor’s orders.

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This year the nation will celebrate the 200th birthday of Abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass

Two hundred years after his birth in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass’ legacy will be celebrated with festivities across the country, due in part to the passage of the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission Act, which was signed into law in November 2017.

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