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EEW Magazine News Dr. Bennett Omalu, who was recently portrayed by Will Smith in the film Concussionhas landed a book deal with Zondervan. His new book is set for a 2017 release. In it, Dr. Omalu will share his life story, what led to his discovery of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), and how he was […]

Will Smith says he “may have gone too far” with the amount of freedom of expression given to his children, talks Bad Boys sequel. During an interview actor Will Smith revealed that he was unable to star in the upcoming, Independence Day sequel because of his schedule. Will Smith Says He’s Pleased With Academy’s Response […]

The NAACP Image Awards will air live this Friday at 9/8c on TV One and all this week on NewsOne Now, an expert panel will share our predictions on who will take home the trophies.

Watch Roland Martin and Rev. Jesse Jackson discuss the #OscarsSoWhite protest action in the video clip above, and then watch the extended NewsOne Now conversation in the video clip below.

Two-time Academy Award nominee Will Smith plays Christian Dr. Bennet Omalu in the film “Concussion,” which documents the relentless pursuit of the truth to reveal how football is causing long-term brain damage to players amidst backlash from the NFL. The inspiring story of “Concussion” is about Omalu, the Nigerian-born forensic pathologist who made headline news […]

Roland Martin and NewsOne Now were on hand for the New York premiere of the movie Concussion, starring Will Smith as Dr. Bennet Omalu and Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Prema Mutiso, Omalu’s wife. From Sony Pictures: Will Smith stars in Concussion, a dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, […]

Will Smith is more than the loveable, funny, cool, attractive guy that we see when we see in movies or television shows–much more. Let’s be honest, Will Smith has come a long way. From a young boy in Philadelphia who was rhyming in house parties with his friend who was a DJ to now commanding […]

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    Hollywood’s favorite couple is putting on their production hats for a new teen comedy, Shadow and Act reports. Will Smith and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith landed a deal with Sony Pictures to produce a high school comedy currently titled Ultra. Few details are known about the project, but it will be considered an R-rated flick. […]

HipHollywood recently caught up with Will Smith at the premiere of his new film, “Focus” and he shared what he learned to take on the…

Roland Martin and “NewsOne Now” take a look at March magazine covers featuring African Americans. In this inaugural edition of “NewsOne Now’s” new segment, we…