This gripping & powerful scene from "Jungle Fever" displays superb acting from Ozzie Davis, Samuel Jackson & Ruby Dee, as well as brilliant directing from Spike Lee using Mahalia Jackson's soul stirring voice in the background.
Purlie is a musical with a book by Ossie Davis, Philip Rose, and Peter Udell, lyrics by Udell, and music by Gary Geld. It is based on Davis' 1961 play Purlie Victorious, which was later made into the 1963 film Gone Are the Days!
Black Girl year 1972 cast Brook peters,Leslie uggams, Claudia McNeil,Lousie Stubbs Ruby Dee, Gloria Edwards,and starring Peggy Pettitt as Billie jean Director:Ossie Davis plot: The story of a an aspiring dancer and the conflict between her two half-sisters and a girl whom was raised by her family
Inspired by a dream, an elderly Fijian matriarch commands her grandchildren to throw one last great feast at which she will name her ... all " successor. But this simple task proves nearly impossible as the deep-seated rifts of a painful family legacy threaten to not only derail the feast, but to tear apart the family as well.
The Black Girls Rock! Foundation was founded in 2006 as an organization dedicated to the empowerment of young women of color; a foundation committed to helping black and brown girls overcome the myriad of obstacles a misogynoiristic society places squarely in front of them.
One Year Rewind: "All I Want For Christmas Is You"
Backstage before the show, Jimmy, Mariah Carey, and The Roots grabbed some instruments you'd find in an elementary school classroom and stopped by the Late Night "Music Room" to sing Mariah's holiday classic, "All I Want For Christmas Is You."
Story Behind the Michael Jordan ‘Flu Game’ Sneakers
Former Utah Jazz ball boy Preston Truman discusses the Michael Jordan game-used sneakers from Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals, also known as "The Flu Game," that he is consigning for auction. Best Sport Videos - ESPn TV Sports - ESPn First Take - ESPn TV
The beautiful Meagan Good tells us about landing the role in the hilarious new movie, "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues." Then, Meagan responds to her critics who say she dresses too provocatively on the red carpet and tells us what she thinks about Kanye West's controversial "Yeezus" tour.