<b>THE CRITICS' CHOICE AWARDS A BIG HIT ON THE CW NETWORK</b>
"THE SHAPE OF A WINNER"--"THE SHAPE OF WATER" SNAGGED "BEST PICTURE" AT THE 23RD ANNUAL CRITICS' CHOICE AWARDS.
THE CRITICS' CHOICE AWARDS A BIG HIT ON THE CW NETWORK

By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA--The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) handed out its coveted awards on Jan. 11 at the 23rd Annual Critics Choice Awards.

The star-studded event was held at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica and televised on the CW network.

“The Shape of Water” was a big winner. The Guillermo del Toro directed fairy tale won four awards including “Best Picture, “Best Director,” “Best Original Score,” and “Best Production Design.”...





<b> "SOMETHING ROTTEN!" HEADED TO THE SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY CENTER THEATER JAN. 2-7.</B>
"SOMETHING ROTTEN!" ARRIVES AT THE SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY CENTER THEATER JAN. 2-7.
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"SOMETHING ROTTEN!" HEADED TO THE SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY CENTER THEATER JAN. 2-7.

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

The completely original new musical Something Rotten!, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (“The Book of Mormon,” “Aladdin” opens at the Community Center Theater on January. 2-7.

“Something Rotten!” features music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Wayne Kirkpatrick and Golden Globe Award and Tony Award nominee Karey Kirkpatrick and Tony Award nominees (Kirkpatrick)...




<B>THE 49TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS AIR JAN. 15 ON TV ONE</B>
ANTHONY ANDERSON TO HOST THE 49TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS JAN. 15 ON TV ONE.
THE 49TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS AIR JAN. 15 ON TV ONE

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Anthony Anderson star of the hit TV series “Black-ish,” will host the 49th NAACP Image Awards live on TV One Jan. 15 at 9 pm/8c, with a one-hour live Red Carpet Pre-Show at 8 pm/7c.

N2Entertainment.net was honored to be chosen to serve on the 49th NAACP Image Awards’ Nominating Committee. There were many outstanding movies, TV shows and musicians to choose from this year. Congratulations to all the nominees.

Here’s a look at the 49TH NAACP Image Award Nominees and who N2Entertainment.net voted for.

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR:
Ava DuVernay—This young woman’s talents knows no bounds. Ava DuVernay is a prolific...






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DON HOGAN: NEW YORK TIMES' FIRST BLACK PHOTOGRAPHER GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN."
NEW YORK TIMES’ FIRST BLACK PHOTOGRAPHER KNEW THE REAL HARLEM

By: Richard Prince, "Journal-isms"

Don Hogan Charles, the first black photographer at the New York Times best known for his iconic photo of Malcolm X holding a rifle at the window of his home, died, according to a Twitter message Sunday from Rachel L. Swarns, who followed Charles at the Times.

A Times obituary by Niraj Chokshi published on (Dec. 25) said Charles died on Dec. 15 in the...