Yeah, that was basically what many people felt should've happened. Still the family of Nina Simone did campaign for Zoe Saldana to take on the role so we can't be too hard on Saldana for making the decision. Once you get a family's blessing to do something you might feel a ways if you turn them down.


Zoe Saldana has made quite a name for herself, starring as aliens in the blockbusters Avatar and Marvel’s Guardians Of The Galaxy but it appears those roles have messed up her eyes a bit. Saldana sat down for a recent interview regarding some details of her career in where she revealed that playing in sci-fi films […]


Sorry y’all, but Zoe Saldana has been canceled. The Afro-Dominican actress said Donald Trump being bullied was part of the reason he was elected, and Black Twitter is not happy. 


Zoe Saldana thinks Donald Trump won the presidency because Hollywood and other high-profile types bullied him. Hear her out though.


Zoe Saldana has been catching hell for some time now for her casting as Nina Simone and now she’s finally bucking back on her haters.


BET founder Bob Johnson has stepped forward to defend Zoe Saldana’s role in the forthcoming biopic, Nina. Johnson company, RLJ Entertainment will release the film, and he’s encourages fans to see the finished product before passing judgement.

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The long-delayed and highly controversial Nina Simone biopic starring Zoe Saldana will be out this spring, presumably due to the success of the Oscar-nominated Neflix doc What Happened, Miss Simone? Of course, a major difference in the early reception of between projects is that Saldana’s role has been met with scrutiny for years now. 


For all the long, boring, and racist moments at this year’s Academy Awards, at least they got it right by putting Zoey Saldana up on the main stage. It was enough to distract us (until Common and John Legend’s “Glory” moment livened up the show).

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Mom-to-be and award-winning actress, Zoe Saldaña, bares all in the “The Naked Issue” of Women’s Health UK.


The civil community of Black Twitter are not the only ones who have taken an issue with Zoe Saldana portraying Nina Simone in an upcoming biopic. Cynthia Mort, the film Nina’s now-outed director, has filed a lawsuit for a myriad of reasons, including breach of contract, and the underlying reason of the production company faking […]


Hollywood is notorious for “lightening” up its casting jobs in efforts to appeal to a broader audience and it appears that Black Twitter has had enough.

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Guardians Of The Galaxy, perhaps the biggest leap in the Marvel movie universe yet, got a jump with the premiere of the first of what should be many trailers to come last night (February 18). The clip, which debuted on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, reveals the main characters that make up the Guardians, featuring some slick […]