Lisa Bonet captivated fans on timeless Black sitcoms like 'The Cosby Show' and 'A Different World.'

Let's take a look back at Rashad's career and why she's one of the most influential stars of our time.

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Nancy Wilson's cameo appearance on "The Cosby Show" was being remembered after the jazz legend died this week.

This September, a small exhibit honoring Bill Cosby will go on display at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. The exhibit is titled "Taking Shape," and focuses on African-American representation on television in the 20th century. To encompass this history, Cosby's 1964 comedy record I Started Out as a Child, an I Spy comic book, and video clips from the program and clips from The Cosby Show have been added to the exhibit.

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On Tuesday, Roland Martin talked with Goldie Taylor, Editor-at-Large for The Daily Beast, about her Ebony cover story, Cliff-Hanger: Can 'The Cosby Show' Survive? Should It?

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The latest cover of EBONY magazine, which bears an image of “The Cosby Show” cast with a shattered glass overlay, has sparked controversy amongst its readers.

Lisa Bonet's daughter Zoe Kravitz has shared her mother's thoughts on the sexual allegations against her TV father Bill Cosby.

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Updated Thursday, Jan. 8, 12:20 p.m. ET: Amid a formidable backlash, Phylicia Rashad, Bill Cosby’s TV wife, told ABC News Wednesday she was misquoted in a report on her feelings about the charges plaguing her former co-star, the Washington Post reports. In remarks first reported by Roger Friedman of Showbiz 411, Rashad sounded almost dismissive of women […]

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Former “Cosby” kid actress Keisha Knight Pulliam (pictured) was fired from “Celebrity Apprentice” Sunday, after refusing to call her ex-TV dad for money in a charity challenge, the New York Daily News reports. SEE ALSO: ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott Dead At 49 The firing came when Pulliam, who played “Rudy,” the youngest for most of “The […]

(Photo credit: Getty Images) Actress Beverly Johnson (pictured above) became the latest woman to accuse Bill Cosby of harming her. In an article published by Vanity Fair, Johnson prefaced her story with her doubts about sharing it: As I thought of going public with what follows, a voice in my head kept whispering, “Black men have enough enemies out there […]

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Renita Chaney Hill, a former cast member of “Picture Pages,” a children’s educational program hosted by Bill Cosby in the 1980s, is the latest woman to come forward with sexual abuse allegations against the 77-year-old comedian, The Daily Mail reports. RELATED: Bill Cosby Jokes About Being An ‘Evil Man,’ Attorney Says Stop ‘Media Vilification’ Bill Cosby […]