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Boasting an athletic body, sexy smile and raw intensity, this native New Yorker found overnight success when he attended an open call for Spike Lee's 1995 drama Clockers and landed the leading role of a drug dealer. After earning accolades for his debut, P… (more)

Birth Place: New York, NY

Birthday: December 29, 1974, Capricorn

Profession: Actor

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Roots Miniseries ups Star Power with Mekhi Phifer, T.I. and Matthew Goode

The Roots reboot has already cultivated an A-List roster with Forest Whitaker, Anna Paquin andLaurence Fishburne signing on, but they're keeping the star power going by adding Mekhi Phifer, T.I.and Matthew Goode to the project, A&E announced Thursday… Read more

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Family is Everything
02:02 — The story of Roots spans multiple generations, but the love and sacrifice for family and the importance of preserving tradition remains constant.
Season 9: Er: Season 9 Trailer
01:30 — This riveting, action-packed season opens with staff members of County General Hospital confined to the ER and under lockdown for two weeks. Dr. Carte (more…)
Meet the Cast: Malachi Kirby as Kunta Kinte
01:32 — Malachi Kirby describes how Kunta Kinte offers hope and inspiration by holding onto his identity.

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8 Mile VH1

A down-and-out Detroit youth with a dead-end job and an unstable home life pursues a career as a rap artist.

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Thu May 26 12:45am
Shaft TMC

Samuel L. Jackson plays former cop John Shaft, the nephew of the '70s private eye of the same name, who takes on a racist killer and a Dominican drug lord. Slick but unfocused. Christian Bale. Richard Roundtree, the star of the 1971 original and two sequel (more…)

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8 Mile VH1

A down-and-out Detroit youth with a dead-end job and an unstable home life pursues a career as a rap artist.

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Mekhi Phifer Files for Bankruptcy

Mekhi Phifer has filed for bankruptcy, TMZ reports. The ER actor filed last April, claiming $67,000…

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Weekend TV: Orphan Black, Salem, Lifetime Making Whoopi

"You are a bloody wrecking ball. You are an exploding cigar," laments a confidante of the clones und…

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Eliza Coupe Joins House of Lies

Eliza Coupe has booked a recurring role on House of Lies, Showtime announced Thursday. The Happy End…

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Mekhi Phifer Joins Cast of House of Lies

Mekhi Phifer has landed a recurring role on House of Lies, Deadline.com reports. The ER alum will pl…

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Mekhi Phifer Marries Reshelet Barnes

Mekhi Phifer tied the knot over the weekend, marrying Reshelet Barnes at the Montage Hotel in Beverl…

Dallas
Top Moments: Dallas' Bombshell, Covert Affairs' Death and Talent's Got a Feud

Our top moments of the week:13. Hardest Problem: On the series premiere of NY Med, an unidentified m…

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  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Birthday: December 29, 1974, Capricorn
  • Profession: Actor

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