Sharee Silerio

Sharee Silerio

Freelance Writer & TV/Film Producer

I craft stories, video productions, poems and articles that inform, provoke thought and inspire.

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Tiffany Haddish Is Starring In New Comedy Series Created by Jordan Peele

Have you watched the film “Girls Trip” yet? If your answer is “no”, then you need to go see it NOW! The history-making, box office hit is worth the $10 ticket, and deserves a stamp of approval for a sequel!...

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8 Sweet Lessons in ‘Queen Sugar’ Season 2, Episode 7 | CurlyNikki | Natural Hair Care

Relationships are tough. Whether it’s family, friends, coworkers, fellow professionals or the general public, interacting with, getting through to, and understanding others can be difficult...

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This Black Father Teaching His Son the Importance of Self-Care Is Pure #BlackJoy

I have always despised the adage “Do as I say, not as I do”. Not only is it contrary to human nature, but it undermines one’s position as a role model and they lose the ability to influence others, especially when it comes to children...

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7 Sweet Lessons in ‘Queen Sugar’ Season 2, Episode 6 | CurlyNikki | Natural Hair Care

Life is full of contrasting moments – sorrow, joy, peace, anxiety, hurt, healing, lack, abundance. I used to think that life could only be in one of these seasons at a time, but now I see that this isn’t true. Many of these periods exist alongside one another, sometimes at the same time. It is the friction and competition between the extremes that makes things difficult.

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Producers Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil Will Develop Drama for OWN | CurlyNikki | Natural Hair Care

In the early and mid-2000s, The CW was home to two of our favorite television shows – “Girlfriends” and “The Game”.

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Tracee Ellis Ross Grants Black Twitter's Wish For Her To Play Ms. Frizzle

Remember that time Twitter inspired the upcoming Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o film with Ava DuVernay as the director and Issa Rae as its writer? Well, the internet is at it again, hoping to cast “Black-ish” star Tracee Ellis-Ross in a live-action adaptation of the 90s kid favorite, “The Magic School Bus”.

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Kappa Remakes Video for Guy’s 90s R&B Hit ‘Let’s Chill’ to Propose to Girlfriend | CurlyNikki | Natural Hair Care

What things can turn a bad day around for you? For me, it’s 90s R&B and true love, especially black love!

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Dr. Dre Donates $10 Million To Compton High School Performing Arts Center

Dr. Dre is giving back to his hometown community by pledging $10 million for a new performing arts center at a high school in Compton.

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We're Loving This ‘Queen Sugar’ Issue Of Ebony Magazine

The second season of “Queen Sugar” is underway, with the Bordelon family gracing the screen with their superb acting chops, story lines that move the soul and cinematic snapshots that are reminiscent of dreams.

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7 Sweet Lessons in 'Queen Sugar' Season 2, Episode 5 | CurlyNikki ...

In life, we all have moments that we want to wish away. Whether it’s losing a loved one, financial struggles, an illness, a dead end career or strained relationships, everyone is going through or trying to get through something.

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'Moonlight' Director Barry Jenkins Will Produce James Baldwin ...

Months after winning an Oscar for Best Picture for “Moonlight”, award-winning writer and director Barry Jenkins has revealed his next project. His follow-up film is an adaptation of James Baldwin’s 1974 novel, “If Beale Street Could Talk” for Annapurna Pictures.

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5 Sweet Lessons in 'Queen Sugar' Season 2, Episode 4 | CurlyNikki ...

I look forward to “Queen Sugar” every week, especially its wisdom, authenticity and relatable depictions of work, relationships, romance, family, hurt and healing.

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This South Sudanese Model Celebrates Melanin Beauty After Being ...

Nyakim Gatwech, a South Sudanese model with the nickname “Queen of Dark”, is using her platform to encourage, uplift and inspire black women and girls to love themselves and the skin they’re in.

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5 Sweet Lessons in ‘Queen Sugar’ Season 2, Episode 3

Every time I watch “Queen Sugar”, there’s at least one moment, conversation, or interaction that speaks to my heart and soul, and yesterday’s episode was no different. From the lighting that illustrates each character’s emotions, the background colors that set the mood...

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Trailer for HBO Docu-Series ‘The Defiant Ones’ Proves That ‘Can’t’ Isn’t in Dr. Dre’s Vocabulary

Early next month, HBO will premiere a four-part documentary series titled “The Defiant Ones”, which tells the stories of Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, producer and co-founder of Interscope Records...