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Actor Jesse Williams has teamed up with the app Scholly to launch a scholarship fund for students in need.

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There’s a new face coming to the set of “Power.” And it’s a familiar one. According to “Entertainment Weekly,” Jesse Williams, known primarily for his work on “Grey’s Anatomy” is joining Starz’s hit show as Kadeem, the ex-lover and father of LaKeisha’s (La La Anthony) son, Cash. In an advance clip from the show Kadeem, […]

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Aryn Drake-Lee, the estranged wife of “Grey’s Anatomy” star Jesse Williams says their break-up was “a blessing in disguise,” and now she’s a mother on a mission as the former couple battle it out over child custody, two years after Williams filed for divorce. Drake-Lee is spilling as much tea as she legally can on her new […]

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Jesse Williams has responded to his estranged wife’s legal docs seeking an order for the television star to pay her $200,000 in her attorney fees as their upcoming divorce trial intensifies. Aryn Drake-Lee filed paperwork asking a judge to order Williams to pay up, in addition to the $270,000 he’s already paid and $100,000 she is reportedly […]

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Jesse Williams will direct a film about the mother of Emmett Till, a 14-year-old black boy who was lynched in 1955 after being accused of flirting with a white woman, reports Deadline. The Grey’s Anatomy star drew some harsh criticism after promoting the film with memes that incorporated Nike’s new campaign with Colin Kaepernick … and the outrage forced him […]

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Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams is not giving up his fight to reduce the monthly child support checks he was ordered to hand ex-wife Aryn Drake-Lee. A judge last week denied his motion to modify the $50,000 payment, which is based on his earnings of $521,000 per month, according to The Blast. But Williams reportedly feels that he is […]

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Lord have mercy! It really is cheaper to keep her. After a nasty custody battle, Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams has been hit with huge child support payment. The actor and activist has been ordered to shell out $50,629 a month in child support to ex Aryn Drake-Lee for their three-year-old son Maceo and four-year-old daughter Sadie, according to court documents. He had previously been ordered to […]

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Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams has reportedly moved on from his breakup with Minka Kelly earlier this year. Page Six is reporting that the actor is now boo’d up with SportsNet New York anchor Taylor Rooks. Spies spotted the pair taking in Kevin Hart’s comedy show at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ, over Memorial […]