Aramide Tinubu
Aramide Tinubu has her Master’s in Film Studies from Columbia University. She wrote her thesis on Girlhood in Black Cinema. She’s a cinephile, bookworm, blogger and brunch lover.Find her at www.chocolategirlinthecity.co or @midnightrami

Cersei Will Be Back With A Vengence On 'GoT'

Cersei Lannister is perhaps one of the most villainous characters in television history. Though she is not quite as sick and sadistic as some of the other characters on Game of Thrones, her manipulation skills make her extremely dangerous. From the…
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Ranking The Most Powerful 'Empire' Relationships

We all know that love and relationships on Empire have their own set of rules and standards that often fall outside of the "norms." When money, fame, and legacy are at stake, relationships become much more than adventures in love and happiness. For…
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8 Inside Jokes Only Jon Snow Fans Understand

Considering next spring is literally light years away (OK, OK — maybe not literally) Game of Thrones lovers are destined to be left in the dark about the fate of the beloved Lord Commander Jon Snow for a while now. For five seasons, we all watched…
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Proof Daenerys Targaryen & Jon Snow Are Related

There are many reasons Jon Snow can't die on Game of Thrones. First and foremost, I'm not sure how I can get through a season without seeing Kit Harington's beautiful face. Second, Jon is literally the "Song of Ice and Fire." I believe the theory…
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9 Times 'Empire's Lucious Lyon Was King

With Lucious in jail, and the company in shambles, I'm anxious to see what the second season of Fox's hip-hop drama Empire will bring. Lucious is a borderline psychopath, who can only see reason when things are going his way. He uses his ALS…
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Movies You Couldn't Stop Talking About In 2015

It's not often that Hollywood gets sex right in films. As a cinema lover, I know that it takes a great deal of talent and effort to make those best movie sex scenes look realistic instead of looking overly cheesy or generally absurd. Since Hollywood…
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A Definitive Ranking Of The 'Harry Potter' Films

It's amazing how a franchise can help shape and define the world, as we know it. Harry Potter was possibly one of the most significant aspects of my childhood. It was one of the first books that ever truly grabbed my attention, and it sparked my…
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9 Best Girl Power Moments From 'Fresh Prince'

As much as The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was about Will Smith's journey from childhood to adulthood, it was also about the female characters on the show. Though Will's relationship with his cousin Carlton was a major component of Fresh Prince, Will…
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8 'Game Of Thrones' Costume Facts You Didn't Know

It takes a great deal of time and dedication to bring a show as expansive as Game Of Thrones together. The series is shot on three different continents in six different countries. Despite its vast cast and sets, the show still looks cohesive, and…
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9 Epic First Kisses From Film & TV

Though I hate to admit it, I spent a good chunk of time in my early teens daydreaming about boys. It wasn't entirely my fault; my hormones were raging, and I was addicted to teen dramas Dawson's Creek and One Tree Hill. Besides, I had a collection…
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The 'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' Finale In Pie-Form

It seems unfathomable that the final episode of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air aired almost 20 years ago. The classic sitcom resonates today just as much as it did when I was growing up. After six years on the air, the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air finale…
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Dirty Jokes From 'Fresh Prince' You Forgot About

If you are a fan of the iconic '90s television sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, then you are no stranger to the variety of Fresh Prince dirty jokes that are peppered throughout the hilarious series. Though the show did have its serious moments,…
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Aunt Viv From 'Fresh Prince' Was A Feminist Hero

Oftentimes, supporting cast members in iconic sitcoms are not as revered as the main characters in the series. Fortunately, this is not the case for, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Will Smith starred in the show as the a street-smart homeboy from West…
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The New 'Lion King' Is Going To Be Great

If you are a '90s baby and a Disney fan like me, then The Lion King was a major part of your childhood. The Hamlet-inspired Disney film has some of the most memorable characters and music in film history. Though there have been two spin-offs since…
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'GoT's Margaery Tyrell Is Just Like Kim K

Whether you are a fan of the Kardashians or not, you have to admit that they have deeply affected pop culture, and changed the way that we view celebrities. Perhaps the most famous of the clan, Kim Kardashian, known for her stunning beauty looks,…
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10 Absurd Things You Never Noticed From 'Empire'

It's no secret that Fox's breakout hip-hop drama Empire has had unprecedented success since its premiere last winter. The series has Oscar nominees, amazing music, powerful guest stars, incredible fashions and most important robust and insane story…
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How Will 'Game Of Thrones' End?

Since I am just now recovering from the end of Mad Men, I don't even want to begin thinking about the series finale of Game of Thrones. Luckily, HBO Programming President Michael Lombardo told Entertainment Weekly that there will be at least three…
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'90s Movie Plots Based On Classic Literature

Since I am a child of the 90s, I have no problem declaring that the films from the era are still some of the best in film history. Though 21st century classics like Mean Girls and Save the Last Dance have also found special places in my heart, it…
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How Modern Will The 'Fresh Prince' Reboot Be?

I can hardly believe it, but it look like the rumors have finally been confirmed. Will Smith and his company Overbrook Entertainment are reportedly giving The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air a reboot for a 21st century audience. The classic television show…
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David Oyelowo Is The Next James Bond... Kind Of

It's official: the next actor to play James Bond will be the multi-talented David Oyelowo. Unfortunately Oyelowo will only be playing Bond in audiobook form. According to The Wrap, the British actor will portray 007 in the audiobook Trigger Mortis.…
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