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Loretta Devine and Daniel Beaty On Their Powerful New Film, ‘Chapter and Verse’
February 22, 2017
While many people consider a “coming of age” story to center on teenagers who go through some sort of painstaking experience that thrusts them into the realm of adulthood, Jamal Joseph’s new film, “Chapter & Verse” is the exception to the rule with it’s much needed empathetic view into life after incarceration. ... read more »
Cathy Hughes’ TV One Series “MEDIA” Gives New Meaning to Money, Power & Success
February 22, 2017
The new TV One series “MEDIA” features a striking tale of “more money more problems” for a Black-owned entertainment company in Atlanta called JUMP. In an intricate twist of affairs, “MEDIA” explores the perks of a family placed in multifaceted positions of power, and the not so pleasurable aspects of the entertainment business and the intricate “office” politics taking place behind the scenes. ... read more »
ABFF Honors Awards Celebrates Denzel Washington, Queen Latifah, Issa Rae, Cast of ‘Love Jones’ More!
February 22, 2017
Recently, BET partnered with the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) to present its 2nd Annual ABFF Honors Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA. ... read more »
23rd Annual African-American Film Marketplace and S.E. Manly Short Film Showcase
February 22, 2017
Preston L. Holmes, Producer/Director, Lilian Benson, Film Editor, Vanessa A. Williams, actress and Darryl McCane, Filmmaker/Youth Film Instructor Honored at the “A Great Day in Black Hollywood” Opening Gala ... read more »
Aloe Blacc Mentors Fernando Pullum Community Arts Center Student Recording Session
February 22, 2017
Hopeful talented musicians and singers spend a day recording and producing music on a legendary John Lennon tour bus with Aloe Blacc ... read more »
Councilmember Marqueece Harris – Dawson honors Issa Rae on Black Women’s Day
February 22, 2017
Issa Rae built a social media empire garnering over 23 million views and over 200,000 YouTube subscribers to her renewed series “Awkward Black Girl” ... read more »
AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION HONORED MOONLIGHT & QUEEN SUGAR
February 16, 2017
Denzel Washington, Ruth Negga, Mahershala Ali and Viola Davis Received Acting Wins. Ava DuVarney's 13th and Beyonce's Lemonade also take key honors. Sidney Poitier Received Lifetime Achievement Award ... read more »
‘The Quad’ Peyton ‘Alex’ Smith on Showcasing HBCU Excellence
February 15, 2017
“I think BET was the perfect network at the perfect time for us. They shopped it around for a minute, but I am glad that it did land on BET, because they are in a revamping process and I think that show especially coming after “New Edition” is big for us. They have docuseries “Madiba” with Laurence Fishburne coming out. We are overloading you with Black excellence.” ... read more »
Black music stars shine bright at the 59th Grammy Awards  
February 15, 2017
The 59th annual Grammy awards opened up with singing sensation The Weeknd, who performed, “Starboy,” and “I Feel It Coming,” featuring a special guest collaboration with EDM pop group Daft Punk. ... read more »
Al Jarreau Dead at 76
February 15, 2017
"We're In This Love Together" -- made him a stalwart on soft jazz radio stations across the country ... read more »
Denzel Washington, Taraji P. Henson and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson honored at 48th Annual NAACP Image Awards
February 15, 2017
Stars came out dressed to impress as the red carpet was full of the biggest and brightest that Black Hollywood has to offer ... read more »
PAFF Opening Night Honors Alfre Woodard, Débuts Nick Cannon’s New Film
February 15, 2017
The Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) kicked off it’s opening night at the Director’s Guild of America in Los Angeles ... read more »
Jazz Legend Al Jarreau Passes at 76
February 14, 2017
Legendary Jazz singer Al Jarreau passed away Sunday morning in Los Angeles. This comes just days after he was retiring after being hospitalized for exhaustion. ... read more »
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