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Mahershala Ali's Aim Is 'True'




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Academy Award winner Mahershala Ali ("Moonlight") has an Emmy nomination for his role in the third season of HBO's "True Detective."
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On today's show:

An Actor On Top Of His Game

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Mahershala Ali is having a moment. Coming off Oscar wins for his parts in "Green Book" and "Moonlight," he now has an an Emmy nomination for his role as Wayne Hays in the third season of HBO’s "True Detective." Ali was also recently cast as Blade in the upcoming Marvel reboot. He visited The Frame's studio recently and spoke with John Horn about launching his own production company and transitioning out of the role-chasing mindset of a struggling actor, to be more intentional about his career moving forward.

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Trouble For China's Biggest Music Streamer

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John Horn talks with Lucas Shaw of Bloomberg News about a story he co-authored regarding China's biggest music streaming platform: "Tencent Music Entertainment Group is under investigation by China’s antitrust authority in a review that could end exclusive licensing deals it forged with the world’s biggest record labels. The State Administration of Market Regulation launched the probe in January and is scrutinizing the Shenzhen-based company’s dealings with music labels including Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group Corp."