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  1. Nia on Everything from Making Movies to MotherhoodRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Insight News

    ... in inner-city Los Angeles. She subsequently starred in Friday opposite Ice Cube and Chris Tucker, as well as Love Jones, which won the prestigious Audience Award at Sundance. Nia's notable film roles also include Soul Food, Alfie, The Best Man, Are ...

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  2. Still 'Standing': Sommore and Bill Bellamy bring comedy tour home to JerseyRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Jon Lovitz, Vivica A. Fox and Rick Fox, on Centric. Having made his mark in movies ("How to Be a Player," "Love Jones"), the comedian and actor makes his home in Los Angeles. When he's on stage in Newark tonight, he'll add a little something extra. ...

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  3. Nia on Everything from Making Movies to MotherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Afro American Newspaper

    ... n The Hood , a poignant picture portraying social problems in inner-city Los Angeles. She subsequently starred Love Jones , which won the prestigious Audience Award at Sundance. Nia's portrayal of Officer Sasha Monroe on the hit crime drama "Third ...

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  4. Nia Long: - The Single Moms Club' InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Skanner

    ... in inner-city Los Angeles. She subsequently starred in Friday opposite Ice Cube and Chris Tucker, as well as Love Jones, which won the prestigious Audience Award at Sundance. Nia's notable film roles also include Soul Food, Alfie, The Best Man, Are ...

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  5. Bill Bellamy Set for Las Vegas' Suncoast Showroom, 3/1-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Women & Dogs" in 2001 and 2002, and "Fastlane" in 2002 and 2003. Bellamy made his feature film debut in 1997 in "Love Jones" and has gone on to star in numerous films, including "Any Given Sunday," "The Brothers" and "Lottery Ticket." In June 2012, ...

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  6. John Coltrane and all that jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 | FansShare

    ... test of time and so much so, that these works of art were often featured in popular films and one in particular "Love Jones," starring notable actors Nia Long and Larenz Tate . This man was a walking talking song from a very young age, because at 12 ...

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  7. What In The Weekend With Nikki Woods: Have a Marry ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2013 | KSOC-FM Dallas

    ... and Larenz Tate bring love and dope verses to the Chicago poetry scene of the 90's in the insta-classic movie Love Jones . Or if you'd rather see a woman kickin' butt - Zoe Saldana does her best in C olumbiana . And of course, Madea's back and just ...

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  8. 'Best Man Holiday' Resonates Across Racial LinesRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2013 | National Public Radio

    ... - but they were not at all preoccupied with race. In 1997, black Bohemian life in Chicago was the foundation for Love Jones , a much-beloved romantic drama that starred Nia Long and Larenz Tate. In fact, race qua race was brought up only once in The ...

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  9. 'Best Man's' success could ignite a new wave of African American movie sequelsRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... movie audience, the following list consist of a few other original movie gems that would make great sequels. LOVE JONES, 1997 writer-director: Theodore Witcher cast: Nia Long, Larenz Tate, Isiah Washington, Lisa Nicole Carson, Bill Bellamy original ...

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  10. 'Best Man's' success could ignite a new wave of African American movie sequelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... movie audience, the following list consist of a few other original movie gems that would make great sequels. LOVE JONES, 1997 writer-director: Theodore Witcher cast: Nia Long, Larenz Tate, Isiah Washington, Lisa Nicole Carson, Bill Bellamy original ...

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  11. They Do Still Make 'Em Like This: The return of the black ensemble comedyRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2013 | River Front Times

    ... number of romantic entertainments targeted to - though not made exclusively for - black audiences. Pictures like Love Jones , Brown Sugar , How Stella Got Her Groove Back , and Something New provided a showcase for actors of color, a refreshing ...

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  12. Interview with Nia Long and Eddie Cibrian on 'The Best Man Holiday'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... shows "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" and "Third Watch," and she has also starred in the movies "Boyz n The Hood," "Love Jones" and "Big Momma's House." Cibrian also appeared on "Third Watch," and many still remember him best as Cole Deschanel on ...

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  13. Capone says a charming, good-looking cast doesn't make up for the Best Man Holiday's weak plottingRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2013 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... MENACE II SOCIETY, or the comedic version in FRIDAY, a new breed of black filmmakers retaliated with works like LOVE JONES, SOUL FOOD, and writer-director Malcolm Lee's (cousin of Spike) feature debut, THE BEST MAN, in the mid- to late '90s. The ...

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  14. The Best Man Holiday Marks the Return of the Black Ensemble ComedyRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2013 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... number of romantic entertainments targeted to - though not made exclusively for - black audiences. Pictures like Love Jones , Brown Sugar , How Stella Got Her Groove Back , and Something New provided a showcase for actors of color, a refreshing ...

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  15. Review: 'The Best Man Holiday' Offers A Thoughtful Reunion, But Is Emotionally TaxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2013 | Vibe

    ... to the roots of what made audiences appreciate films like Love & Basketball , How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Love Jones . Thankfully, it wasn't all a ruse, and we were treated to a cast dinner, which found Lee's ensemble not only still looking ...

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  16. 'Best Man' franchise ages wellRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2013 | York Dispatch

    Has it really been nearly 15 years? In 1999, "The Best Man" became a hit romantic comedy, a launching pad for several of its attractive, gifted young stars and part of an amazing wave of African American rom-coms that included "Love & Basketball," "Love Jones," "Soul Food" and "How Stella Got Her Groove Back."

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  17. 'The Best Man Holiday' reunites at a perfect timeRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2013 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Has it really been nearly 15 years? In 1999, "The Best Man" became a hit romantic comedy, a launching pad for several of its attractive, gifted young stars and part of an amazing wave of African American rom-coms that included "Love & Basketball," "Love Jones," "Soul Food" and "How Stella Got Her Groove Back."

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  18. Why Director Malcolm D. Lee Waited to Make 'The Best Man Holiday'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2013 | Loop21.com

    ... hood genre with Menace II Society and Juice ; we got saturated with films like that. Then Waiting to Exhale , Love Jones , The Best Man and Soul Food gives a different side of African American life. But in 2008 nobody wanted to make any black ...

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  19. 10 Classic Black Films We'd Love To See Sequels ForRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2013 | The Huffington Post

    ... help but think about other classic black films we would love to see a sequel to. Immediately, movies like " Love Jones ," " Brown Sugar ," and " Dead Presidents " come to mind. Not that these movies particularly left us with any major cliff hangers, ...

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  20. The Best Man Holiday: They Do Still Make 'Em Like ThisRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2013 | OC Weekly

    ... of romantic entertainments targeted to - though not made exclusively for - black audiences. Pictures such as Love Jones , Brown Sugar , How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Something New provided a showcase for actors of color, a refreshing change ...

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