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  • Birth Name: Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas
  • Birth Place: Glen Clove, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/13/1980, Libra
  • Profession: Singer; songwriter; actor
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VIDEO: Dissonant Voices

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Aired: 11/6/2013

A prominent vocal coach is accused of child molestation. watch

VIDEO: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Military Justice

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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Military Justice
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Aired: 11/6/2013

A Coast Guard gang rape is more difficult to solve than SVU anticipates. watch

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Length: 43:00
Aired: 11/6/2013

The SVU investigates the brutal gang rape of a military officer. watch


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Year Title Description
2012 Top 100 Killer Collabos TV Show Series, Host
2009 2009 Hip Hop Honors TV Show Series, Performer
2007 Army Wives TV Show Series, Actor - Latasha Montclair
2007 Resident Evil Movie, Actor - Nurse Betty
2006 John Tucker Must Die Movie, Actor - Heather

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Lifetime Cancels Army Wives After Seven Seasons

Lifetime has canceled Army Wives after seven seasons, the network announced Tuesday.

Because the series was not renewed for an eighth season, Lifetime has decided to put together a two-hour retrospective special with castmembers that will honor the series. The special will air... read more

Ja Rule Leaves Prison for Federal Custody

Ja Rule might be out of prison, but he isn't a free man yet. The rapper left a New York prison Thursday morning after serving the majority of his sentence for illegal gun possession and headed straight to federal custody in a tax case, The Associated Press reports. read more

Terrence Howard Draws from Nelson Mandela, Thurgood Marshall for Law & Order: Los Angeles

After spending the summer playing Nelson Mandela for the upcoming film Winnie, Terrence Howard just couldn't let go of the South African president-activist so easily. So he found a way to bring Mandela to his newest role, Deputy District Attorney Jonah "Joe" Dekker on Law & Order: Los Angeles.

"The most important part of him was his legal appetite and his appetite for moral rightness. When we finished the movie, I wasn't finished being a lawyer," Howard told reporters on a conference call Tuesday.

Law & Order: Los Angeles' Terrence Howard says character is show's "moral compass"

Added executive producer Rene Balcer: "He did the read-through in Nelson Mandela's voice. That was quite an experience to hear... read more

Celebs Speak Out on Hate

In a recent video created for Logo, T.R. Knight, Janet Jackson and Ashanti are among the many celebs showing their support in a new anti-hate video, shortly after the much scrutinized murder of Lawrence King. King, only 15 years old, was found dead last month after a student allegedly shot him because he was gay.Your take: What are your thoughts on the PSA created in honor of Lawrence King? read more


Ashanti canceled a Saturday concert in Johannesburg, South Africa, when her cousin, Quinshae Snead, was killed by a 17-year-old drunk driver. Snead, 20, was being taken on a preshow errand for her cousin when her driver's vehicle was rear-ended. Ashanti is expected to escort Snead's body back to the United States today. read more


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