With the record-breaking successes of critically-acclaimed films such as Get Out, Black Panther, Creed and Moonlight, which not only boast black lead actors but also black directors, many believe that Black Hollywood has finally arrived. By “arrive”, they mean films telling stories about black people and created by black people with black lead actors prove […]


Sasha Obama was noticeably absent during President Obama's final speech on Tuesday. According to reports, she was studying for an exam.

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Amid the #OscarsSoWhite controversy and mounting dialogue around diverse representation, the impact of Black Americans, particularly Black women, in entertainment and film is suddenly up for debate. We're here to remind the world.

http://www.mzshyneka.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Sevyn-streeter.png Sevyn Streeter did not hold back her love for all of the sisterhood showed amongst black women in Hollywood during the Emmys this past Sunday, but she also didn’t hold back her truth… The young singer posted her thoughts on social media comparing the support in Hollywood with the lack of support amongst black […]

Before Shonda Rhimes introduced Olivia Pope and Annalise Keating to the world, the most popular Black lawyer on TV was Claire Huxtable, male or female. Let that sink in.

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Former President Jimmy Carter recently revealed he was diagnosed with cancer. Doctors discovered the cancer after he had a mass removed

Porscha Coleman is all in our face and we like it. The L.A. based multi-hyphenate has embarked on a new endeavor as an on-air personality…

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Tasha Smith detailed why she feels there’s “less opportunity” for African American actresses during an interview with HuffPost Live today. The Why Did I Get Married…

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At a recent luncheon celebrating the 2014 Oscar nominees, a group of A-list stars, directors, sound mixers and more gathered round a life-size model of…

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Samuel L. Jackson is sitting on the top of the world, so to speak.  It’s late Sunday morning, and after wrapping up an intense press…

“Cloud Atlas” is an ambitious, 3-hour epic based on the novel by British author David Mitchel. In the film audiences follow the lives of several…