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If you’re think Key & Peele’s new comedy flick Keanu is all about a gangster cat, think again! HipHollywood caught up with the films stars and writers, Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, about the film and its many messages.

“It is a buddy comedy, it is more than just a movie about a cat,” explained Peele. “It’s about two cousins who put that put themselves in harms and act hard to get through it, and there’s romance it, it’s a real movie.”

A real movie that also raises real questions about what it means to be tough in the African American community. “It’s important to us that we show that the African American experience is not a monolith. That we show that toughness is different for everybody, explained Key. “It’s tough to be a family man, it’s also tough to be a drug kin. There’s a big spectrum between those two things.”

And joining the guys to tell this hilarious story are comedians Will Forte and Tiffany Haddish, as well as Nia Long and Jason Mitchell, who actually shot Keanu before Straight Outta Compton, and was a little intimidated. Check out what he and Long had to say about flexing their comedy chops in the video above.

Keanu hits theaters April 29.



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The Cast Of ‘The Real’ Ditches The #ForTheDChallenge And Instead Creates Their Own



By now, you’ve heard several folks do their take on the #ForTheDChallenge, but the ladies of “The Real” have taken it one step further.

HH stopped by the set of “The Real” to dish about season 4 with Adrienne Bailon, Jeannie Mai, Loni Love and Tamera Mowry, but of course, we had to ask the ladies to get in on the “challenge”. However, instead of proudly proclaiming what they’d do “for the D”, they flipped the script and revealed what they’d do “for The Real”. Check it out below!

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