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Idris Elba Leads All-Star Cast for Black Cowboys Movie

The true story of Philadelphia’s “Concrete Cowboys” gallops onto the big screen.

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Amid Black Erasure Controversy, 'Guerrilla' Premieres to Poor Numbers

The Showtime limited series about the 1970s British Black Power Movement faced accusations of erasing Black women from the historical narrative.

Which 5 Performers Of Color Did The Emmys Snub This Year?

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced its 68th list of nominees today. Who was left out? 

Spirit Awards Top Trophies Go to Creators of Color

“Tangerine” star Mya Taylor is the first U.S. transgender woman to win a major acting award. 

Uzo Aduba, Idris Elba and More Sweep #SAGsSoBlack

Is this the Screen Actors Guild’s response to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy? 

WATCH: SNL's Spot-on #OscarsSoWhite Spoof

Do you think “Saturday Night Live” can take its own hint and diversify its cast and crew?

Will There Be a Repeat of #OscarsSoWhite?

Motion Picture Academy members are—rightly—worried that another all-White slate of nominees will prompt backlash.

Taraji P. Henson Snubbed by SAG Awards, Gets Golden Globe Nomination

Check out other notable nominees of color in what’s otherwise shaping up to be a predominantly-white awards season.  

'James Bond' Author 'Mortified' By Calling Idris Elba 'Too Street' To Play Titular Character

Anthony Horowitz issued an apology to social media for his word choice regarding fan favorite Idris Elba’s possible portrayal of James Bond. 

VIDEO: Idris Elba Sorta Breakdances in New 'Star Trek' Philanthropic Promo

The actor, the latest to be added to the line-up of the new ‘Star Trek’ film, is charming as always while dancing for a new philanthropic venture and contest attached to the film. 

Idris Elba Says His 007 Chance Has Passed

His droves of fans still hope it happens.

Watch Idris Elba Play Nelson Mandela in New Film

The film opens in the United States on November 29.