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OWN’S POPULAR MOBILE GAME ‘BOLD MOVES’ ADDS NEW EVENT LEVELS FEATURING MEANINGFUL QUOTES FROM HIT SERIES ‘GREENLEAF’

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OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s popular mobile game, “Bold Moves,” the free-to-play word puzzle game featuring inspirational quotes from pop-culture icons and thought-leaders, is adding “Greenleaf”-themed event levels for a limited time beginning on Sunday, April 9 at 5 p.m. PT and available until Monday, April 17 at 5 p.m. PT.  The “Greenleaf” event levels feature memorable quotes from the popular megachurch drama.  “Bold Moves” is available on the App Store and Google Play. (See more inside…)

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JANELLE MONÁE, SAMUEL L. JACKSON, RAOUL PECK, CHRIS ROCK, JIDENNA, COMMON AND MORE LAUNCH VIDEO CAMPAIGN TO  ‘KNOW YOUR BALDWIN’ 

Janelle Monáe attends an exclusive screening of “I Am Not Your Negro” at Morehouse College in Atlanta to pay homage to James Baldwin and recite an excerpt from “Notes of a Native Son.”
Fresh off the heels of an exciting awards season, Janelle Monáe has teamed up with Magnolia Pictures and Mic.com to release “Know Your Baldwin“- a powerful, socially conscious visual presentation that not only extends the conversation of the Oscar-nominated documentary, I Am Not Your Negro, but also inspires audiences to get familiar with the genius of James Baldwin and engages a “woke” generation to act and make sense of this moment in history. (See more inside…)…

THE STARS OF ‘SHOTS FIRED’ ATTEND PREMIERES IN NEW YORK & WASHINGTON, D.C.

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Last night, FOX hosted its New York screening for the much-anticipated new series “Shots Fired” at the Paley Center for Media. Creators/executive producers Gina Prince-Bythewood and Reggie Bythewood attended along with cast members Sanaa Lathan, Stephan James, Mack WildsRichard Dreyfuss and Jill Hennessy.
Attendees enjoyed a pre-reception followed by a screening of the premiere episode and a Q&A moderated by Associated Press editor Nekesa Moody. Special guests included activist Nicole Paultre Bell (fiancee of Sean Bell), fashion icon Bethann Hardison, actor Rotimi (“POWER”), NY City Councilman Jumaane Williams, actor J. Alphonse Nicholson (“Shots Fired”) and model Ebonee Davis… (See images inside…)

Health Watch: 15 Simple Health & Wellness Tips To Take With You Into 2017

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The time is approaching where we all begin declaring our New Year’s Resolution. As we are preparing to transition into 2017, we thought we could share some simple things you could implement into your lifestyle to improve your health and well-being. See the tips inside…

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