Links of the Week: 03.31.12

Posted on April 1, 2012 /Links



Actor who shot to fame as first black Heathcliff hands himself in to police after failing to turn up to court for sentencing for racially abusing his girlfriend [DAILY MAIL]

New Shot Whitney Houston On Set Of ‘Sparkle’ Emerges [THAT GRAPE JUICE] Exclusive Clip: Mario Van Peebles We the Party [BET]

The Smiths, KeKe Palmer & More Slime It Up At 2012 Kids’ Choice Awards! [THE YBF]

The rise of the black nerd in pop culture [CNN]

Kali Hawk to be part of the cast of the reboot of ‘In Living Color’ [THE GRIO]

Chris Rock Producing Late-Night Show [THE ROOT]

Russ Parr’s ‘The Undershepherd’ Takes Controversial Look at the Black Church [EURWEB]

‘Hunger Games’ and Hollywood’s racial casting issue [CNN]

For Danny Glover, artistry and activism work together [READING EAGLE]

NeNe Leakes Joins Cast Of New Comedy Pilot [NEWS ONE]

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Scandal’ First Look At Kerry Washington In Action [BLACKVOICES]