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NAACP Officially Announced Image Award Nominations with Netflix as Top Contender

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The NAACP 52nd Image Awards nominees have been announced, with Netflix leading the pack with over 51 nominations. Titles up for celebration from the streaming platform include Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, Da 5 Bloods, and Bridgerton. This year, additional titles receiving nominations on Tuesday, March 27 are ABC’s hit show Black-ish, HBO’s I May Destroy […]

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom: Oscars Here We Come

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Denzel Washington’s adaptation of August Wilson’s award-winning stage play, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is nothing less than captivating. This George C. Wolf directed masterpiece is streaming on Netflix, beginning Friday, December 18, 2020. Like its predecessor Fences, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is a study in the complexity of being Black in White America and the […]