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Archives: April 2015

From Song To Screen With Harry Belafonte

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From Song To Screen With Harry BelafonteHarry Belafonte may be best known for his music today, but he has been coined as an all-around entertainer who made a star of himself in acting, production, and music. For Shemar Moore, the amount of impact that Harry Belafonte has been able to have in entertainment in his long and storied career is nothing short of admirable, and this is an entertainer who has been able to mow over any obstacles that have come in his way in order to reach his audiences with meaning. His music can still be found on film and television soundtracks today, as he continues to make an impact on entertainment.

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The Versatile Career Of Don Cheadle

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The Versatile Career Of Don CheadleDon Cheadle is an Oscar nominated and multiple award winning actor admired by Shamar Moore for his many versatile acting roles throughout his long and storied career. From moving and impactful performances in films such as Hotel Rwanda and Crash, to his “edge of your seat” roles in big action blockbusters like Iron Man, Don Cheadle has proven that acting can be as much about moving audiences with subtle nuance as it can be about big dramatic performances. His talents have acted as inspiration for Shemar and all different types of actors, and his story of getting there is just as moving as the films his stars in today.

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Sammy Davis Jr. The Greatest Entertainer In The World

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Sammy Davis Jr. The Greatest Entertainer In The WorldSammy Davis Jr. is often coined as the greatest entertainer the world has ever seen, and his career spanned from 1933 all the way until his death in 1990 at the age of 64. Known and admired equally as a musician as well as an actor, he was part of Frank Sinatra’s legendary Rat Pack, and helped to make a huge impact on the future of African American entertainers to this day. During a time when African Americans were not seen performing alongside white people, Sammy Davis Jr. was, and he was able to attract fans of all races, creeds, and demographics. As a trailblazer for African-American entertainers, Sammy Davis Jr. is a big inspiration to Shemar Moore and many other entertainers of today, as he really helped to make way for other talented African-American people to be appreciated for their own talents.

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The Many Versatile Performances Of Laurence Fishburne

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The Many Versatile Performances Of Laurence FishburneLaurence Fishburne has been involved in television and film since the late 1960’s, and he is known today as one of the most versatile actors in show business. With an Oscar nomination and the names of some huge films like The Matrix, Mystic River, and Apocalypse Now on his resume, it’s no wonder why Laurence Fishburne continues to be an inspiration to today’s actors like Shemar Moore and beyond. As a recipient of many NAACP awards, Laurence Fishburne has also done his part to pave the way for today’s African-American performers, showing those of any race that the talent of an actor is what truly makes the role.

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The Captivating Forest Whitaker

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The Captivating Forest WhitakerThe Oscar award winning actor Forest Whitaker is one that Shemar Moore truly appreciates for his method of portraying iconic figures in a way that is completely captivating for critics and audiences alike. Winning his academy award for his portrayal of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin in the 2006 film The Last King of Scotland, Forest Whitaker has proven his skills impeccable when portraying historical figures in an all-encompassing way. Born in 1961, Forest Whitaker has an acting career that spans over 30 years, and he has been able to bring something distinct and memorable to each and every one of his roles.

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A History Of The Versatile Denzel Washington

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A History Of The Versatile Denzel WashingtonThere is no fan of film or the art of acting that does not appreciate Denzel Washington, and this includes Shemar Moore. An actor that Shemar cites as one of his biggest inspirations, Denzel Washington has shown that he can play any type of character, in any type of film, and completely entrance audiences while doing so. Denzel has been seen in dramatic roles, thrilling roles, comedic roles, and just about every type of role in between, and his long and storied career is showing no signs of slowing down!

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