‘Black Panther’ receives nine Image Awards

HOLLYWOOD — “Black Panther” and “black-ish” were the big winners in the motion picture and television categories at the 50th NAACP Image Awards ceremony held March 30 at Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre. Marvel’s “Black Panther” — nominated for 13 awards — collected nine of them during the ceremony, including a win for Outstanding Motion Picture and…

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Nexstar conspired to sabotage black media group, lawsuit alleges

LOS ANGELES – A company owned by media executive Pluria Marshall Jr., publisher of the Los Angeles Wave and Los Angeles Independent Newspaper Groups, filed a lawsuit against broadcast giant Nexstar Broadcasting Inc. this week for staging a ploy to sabotage the operations of its three TV stations, drive the company out of business, take control of its…

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Singer-actress Mandy Moore gets Walk of Fame star

HOLLYWOOD — A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame honoring actress and singer Mandy Moore was unveiled March 25, eight days before the season finale of the NBC drama she stars in, “This Is Us.” “This Is Us” creator Dan Fogelman and Shane West, who co-starred with Moore in the 2002 coming-of-age romantic drama…

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