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  • Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival announces full program
    Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival announces full program
    The Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival, the largest event of its kind in the Pacific Northwest, announced the complete schedule of films and events that will make up the 19th annual festival, which takes place October 9-19 at several Seattle...
  • Star Jones calles out Mo'Nique
    Star Jones calls out Mo'Nique; Mo'Nique sheds 80 pounds
    Mo’Nique has been shedding weight for longer than a year, all of it chronicled on Twitter and on her website,MoNiqueWorldwide.org. Mo’Niqueregularly tweets her workouts, photos, and plenty of inspiration. On May 30,S2S Magazinereported...
  • Julian Walker and Mo'Nique
    Academy award winner Mo'Nique stars in 'Blackbird'
    It was another sunny and beautiful day in Los Angeles and everyone was very excited about the world premier of the film 'Blackbird' from directorPatrik-Ian Polk. The film is an adaptation of the book fromLarry Duplechan and stars Academy...
  • Stars of Blackbird
    "Blackbird" closes PAFF, heads to Outfest
    Oscars is around the corner. No, literally I just saw the setup in Hollywood. It's crazy. However, just like the NFL draft, it's never too early to talk about films getting the buzz for next year, especially when they feature the return of...
  • Rave host PAFF 2014
    22nd Pan African Film Festival Closes With "Blackbird" (Recap)
    Film Festivals are a community effort, from philanthropist, to local talent volunteering their time and effort all to showcase the best of the arts. The Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) is anchored in the Crenshaw-Baldwin Hills area of Los Angeles...
  • Academy Award winner and Queen of Comedy Mo'Nique
    Mo'Nique Gives Thanks Every Day, Especially on Thanksgiving
    From growing up poor in Maryland and sexually abused as a child by her brother, to becoming an Academy Award winner, Mo’Nique gives thanks for her life every day, especially on Thanksgiving. As the mother of four sons, ages 21, 23, and eight...
  • Star Jones
    Star Jones on Mo'Nique: Former 'The View' star denies dissing her friend
    A Star Jones and Mo'Nique controversy hit the news, but Jones, via Twitter, has denied her part in the drama. "Who ever this #StrawberryBlunt is a DAMN LIAR. I have NEVER said anything as foul as this BS story about my DEAR FRIEND Mo'...
  • Mo'nique weight loss
    Mo'nique, Christie take opposite paths to win weight-loss battle
    Amid allthe quick-fix weight-loss pills and medical procedures, two public figures this week discussed divergent paths to win the battle of the bulge.In an interview posted Tuesday by hip-hop radio Hot 97 in New York, comedienne Mo’nique...
  • Mo'Nique reveals how she lost almost 100 lbs: 'I was a food junkie'
    Mo'Nique reveals how she lost almost 100 lbs: 'I was a food junkie'
    Describing herself as a reformed "food junkie," Mo'Nique has transformed her body from "tipping 300" to 218 pounds, reported MovieTalk on May 15. Famed for winning the Best Supporting Actress Academy Award in 2010 for her...
  • Mo'Nique
    Mo'Nique shows that you can love someone into a better version of herself
    Can you love someone into a better version of him or herself? Most people would say, "No." Academy Award winning actress, Mo'Nique may tell you differently. Mo'Nique was known as a plus-size funny lady, with a love for her...
  • Mo'Nique
    Baltimore Spotlight: December
    Actress, producer, writer and comedian Mo’nique rounds out the year, as she was born December 11, 1967, and is originally from Woodlawn, MD.In spite of a hard start to life, being molested by her brother at the age of 7, Mo’nique...
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    Mo'Nique in Milwaukee June 10 at Maeir Festival Park
    Oscar Award winner, comedienne and actress Mo'Nique will bring her unique brand of humor to the Miller Stage at Henry Maier Festival Park, Friday, June 10 at 10 p.m.Mo'Nique acclaimed fame in the TV series “The Parkers”, but...
  • Mo'Nique co-host Oscar nomination announcment
    Former DMV resident hosted 2011 Oscar Nominations
    Mo'Nique co-hosted the 83 annual Oscar nomination show with Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak. Mo'Nique was the 2009 best supporting actress winner at the Oscar Award ceremony. She also was born and raised in...
  • Mo'Nique
    Mo’Nique announces Oscar nominees; List of 2011 Oscar nominations
    Former Academy Award winner and BET host Mo’Nique stood next to the President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science Tom Sherak to announce the 2011 Oscar nominations this morning. Like the past few years, the Best Picture...
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    Mo'nique to announce 2011 Academy Award nominations
    Actress and latenight host Mo'Nique has a friend in Oscar -- The Academy Awards that is. According to organizers, the 'Precious' star will present 83rd Academy Award nominations January 25 !Joining Academy of Motion Picture Arts &...