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SIMPLY JESSICA: E’myri Crutchfield talks about role in ‘Roots’

E’myri Crutchfield had never seen the original “Roots” movie when she was cast as Kunta Kinte’s 15-year-old daughter Kizzy in the 2016 installment of the series that aired last on History Channel. “This version of Roots is not as harsh,” Crutchfield said. “Kunta Kinte decides to teach his daughter the skills he learned when he Read More…

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SIMPLY JESSICA: Saniyya Sidney talks about films released on Christmas Day

Saniyya Sidney sat on an airplane looking out the window. She wasn’t nervous. She wasn’t scared. She was simply excited. As she watched the clouds in the air, her mind kept thinking about what she was about to do when she landed in Pittsburgh. The 10-year-old girl was about to meet actor Denzel Washington. Shannon Read More…