8 Things You Need To Know This AM — May 07 2015

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All dressed up in labels and love! Carrie Bradshaw (Sarah Jessica Parker) and Charlotte York (Kristin Davis) had a mini Sex and the City reunion at Davis' documentary screening. (E!) 
Fox's Empire is breaking barriers overseas, as it's the first show with a predominantly Black cast that has sold out in nearly every major territory worldwide. (The Hollywood Reporter) 
His second attempt may be a success! Kanye West might get a TV series on Vice's new network. (The New York Times
According to a report by the Norwegian Refugee Council, a record 38 million people have been internally displaced as a result of conflicts around the world. (Norwegian Refugee Council)
 A clever mother saved herself and her children from a hostage situation when she summoned 911 through a Pizza Hut order in Highlands County, Florida. (WFLA
 A recent study by the University of London and Imperial College found that hip-hop is more influential than music from The Beatles. (Billboard)
Lifetime has announced Broad Focus, an initiative focused on providing more opportunities for women to write, develop, produce, and direct pieces for the network. (Deadline)   

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