Henrietta Lacks Film

Watch Oprah in the Gripping Trailer for ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’

by #TeamEBONY

Twenty-seventeen has already been a GREAT year for Oprah. Still on a high from her interview with Michelle Obama, the media icon continues to do... Read More

Indie Film ‘Charlie’ Explores Relationships between Black Women

Indie Film ‘Charlie’ Explores Relationships between Black Women

by LaToya Cross

This quirky indie flick zooms in on the beautiful and complex interpersonal relationships between Black women. Read More

Creative Spotlight: Entrepreneur Kasmir Jones aka Poetic

Creative Spotlight: Entrepreneur Kasmir Jones aka Poetic

by Diahann Williams

Art, design, marketing, media, music, photography...she does it all. Read More

#SceneGem: Tracy Morgan Talks ‘Fist Fight’

#SceneGem: Tracy Morgan Talks ‘Fist Fight’

by Najja Parker

Tracy Morgan is back and bringing the funny in his first big-screen appearance since his car accident. Read More

junie morrison

Fans Remember Junie Morrison, the Ohio Players Founder Has Died at 62

by Britni Danielle

Music has lost another legend. Funk legend and Ohio Players founding member, Walter “Junie” Morrison has passed away, Okayplayer reports. He was 62. Born in... Read More

Chance

In Our Cities: The Chicago Designer Behind Chance’s Overalls

by Andrea V. Watson

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in Black... Read More

black tv

Black Shows Are Winning the Ratings Race & Attracting Non-Black Viewers

by Britni Danielle

For far too long Hollywood told audiences of color shows featuring diverse casts were too niche to be popular. While the 1990s and early... Read More

jurnee smollett bell

March 2017 Cover Exclusive: Fantastic Jurnee

by Marissa Charles

“Turn it up,” Jurnee Smollett-Bell playfully shouts across the room as she poses in a dazzling Salvatore Ferragamo dress. Outside, it’s an uncharacteristically rainy... Read More

‘Moonlight’ in Motion by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

‘Moonlight’ in Motion by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

by LaToya Cross

Watch: The award-winning film receives the dance treatment in this beautifully choreographed tribute Read More

grammys

Recording Academy President Insists Grammy Voters Don’t See Race

by Britni Danielle

Though we’re deep into the week, folks are still buzzing about this year’s Grammy awards. The show, which included powerful performances by Beyoncé and... Read More