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In this video grab issued Sunday, June 28, 2020, by BET, Megan Thee Stallion accepts the award for best female hip-hop artist during the BET Awards. (BET via AP)

A list of winners at the 2020 BET Awards

Jun. 28, 2020 11:27 PM EDT

A list of winners at the 2020 BET Awards, which aired virtually Sunday because of the coronavirus pandemic. ____ — Video of the year: DJ Khaled featuring Nipsey Hussle and John Legend, “Higher” — Best female R&B/pop artist: Lizzo — Best male R&B/pop artist: Chris Brown...

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Review: A night gone very wrong in ‘The Lovebirds’

May. 20, 2020 12:01 PM EDT

“ The Lovebirds ” stars Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani are two of the most exciting voices working in film and television today, as actors, writers and creators. Rae’s “Insecure” and Nanjiani’s “The Big Sick” are both vibrant, stimulating and fresh and rooted...

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Kumail Nanjiani is finding his way through 'The Weirds'

May. 19, 2020 4:31 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kumail Nanjiani has a few names for quarantine life. He has divided time firmly between “pre-Hanks/Wilson” and “post-Hanks/Wilson,” referring to the early COVID-19 diagnosis for Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson. And he has settled on calling the strange, bewildering...