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Film on church shooting focuses on forgiveness, hate

Filmmaker Brian Ivie has a favorite moment in his new film “Emanuel,” a documentary about the 2015 shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina that killed nine people. During his eulogy for South Carolina State Sen. and Rev. Clementa Pinckney, one of the nine victims, President Barack Obama began singing “Amazing Read More…

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Filmmaker F. Gary Gray receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

HOLLYWOOD — F. Gary Gray, who has directed such films as “Straight Outta Compton” and “The Fate of the Furious,” became the latest honoree on the Hollywood Walk of Fame May 28. Jamie Foxx and Vin Diesel were among those joining Gray at the ceremony in front of the Hollywood Suit Store on Hollywood Boulevard. Read More…

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Didi Hirsch presents Erasing the Stigma Awards

BEVERLY HILLS — Bestselling authors David Sheff and Nic Sheff, the NFL Players Association, filmmaker William “Michael” Barbee, and YouTube music sensation Alex Boyé were honored at the 23rd annual Erasing the Stigma Awards April 25 at the Beverly Hills Hotel.  The event was emceed by television host and producer Melissa Rivers, a suicide prevention advocate who recently joined the Didi Hirsch Read More…