FIRST LOOK: WGN America Releases 'Underground' Trailer

FIRST LOOK: WGN America Releases 'Underground' Trailer

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Keith Clinkscales Leads Revolt [INTERVIEW]

by Miles Marshall Lewis

Revolt TV CEO Keith Clinkscales stays forever lodged in my mind as the guiding force behind Vibe, its president in the magazine’s… Read More

‘Get On Up’: Another Great Black Biopic? [REVIEW]<br />

‘Get On Up’: Another Great Black Biopic? [REVIEW]

by Matthew Allen

Welcome to the resurgence of the Black biopic. Over the past two years, production has either began or been completed for films set… Read More

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Upcoming Documentary Explores 'The History of R&B Music'

by Chris Williams

Legendary musician and producer turned filmmaker Kashif Saleem has embarked on a cinematic journey to tell the rich history of rhythm… Read More

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‘Black Dynamite’ Explodes on TV

by Kweli I. Wright

Under the direction of writer-director Carl Jones (The Boondocks), the animated series Black Dynamite, based on… Read More

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Could '‘The Black List’ Change the Game for Black Hollywood Writers?

by Margeaux Johnson

The Black List is changing the Hollywood game.  The script-database service dedicated to finding and promoting unknown writers… Read More


Karreuche Tran Talks Chris Brown on ‘Just Keke’

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Karreuche Tran, the girlfriend of hip-hop star Chris Brown, rumored to have split from Brown last week… Read More

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Charles S. Dutton Fathers a ‘Comeback’ [INTERVIEW]

by Kweli I. Wright

A classically trained actor (he got his master’s at the Yale School of Drama), Charles Dutton has graced TV screens (remember… Read More

Filmmakers Highlight Global Black Cinema<br />

Filmmakers Highlight Global Black Cinema

by Jai Tiggett

A seminal moment in Black cinema comes from John Singleton’s 1991 debut Boyz n the Hood, when young Tre Styles explains… Read More

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Centric Features Eric Benét at the 2014 BETx

by Crystal Shaw King

Eric Benét took part in the 2014 BET Experience by way of the Centric network’s “Centric Certified” finale… Read More

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Ernest Dickerson Talks ‘Do the Right Thing,’ 25 Years Later

by Michael A. Gonzales

Although Ernest Dickerson has been directing since his unforgettable 1992 debut Juice, he started his film career as a cinematographer… Read More

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