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Top Five
Watch an Extended Trailer from Chris Rock's New Film, 'Top Five' (2:36)

In this exclusive trailer for Chris Rock's newest comedy, watch his character Andre face the family he left behind while he pursued his comedy career. Top Five opens in theaters December 12.

alicia
ESSENCE Fest 2014: Alicia Keys' HIV/AIDs Panel Discussion Teaser (2:04)

Check back with us at ESSENCE.com on World AIDS Day (Dec. 1) for the never-seen-before panel hosted by Melissa Harris Perry featuring Alicia Keys discussing AIDS in the Black community.

Rae Lewis Thornton
Twenty Years Later: Rae Lewis-Thornton (3:20)

Hear from the woman who gave a face to the AIDS epidemic with her 1994 ESSENCE cover and became an activist in the process.