Do NOT Let the ‘Good Times’ Roll

Do NOT Let the ‘Good Times’ Roll

by Michael Arceneaux

“Damn! Damn! Damn!” My reaction to news of a Good Times movie hearkened back to the episode… Read More

Angela Bassett

Angela Bassett on Telling Sisters’ Stories Through Film

by Kimberly Wilson

Very few women exude the poise, strength and charisma of Angela Bassett. The 54-year-old actress has continuously proven she’s… Read More

Return of the Mack: Morris Chestnut

Return of the Mack: Morris Chestnut

by Kelley L. Carter

Morris Chestnut was excited when he got the call. It came sometime last year when Chestnut and the rest of the cast from… Read More

Larenz Tate

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Larenz Tate is focused—on his purpose, his path and his career. Some of us were first acquainted with the Chicago-bred… Read More

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Did 50 Cent Really Get TLC’s ‘Starter Wives Confidential’ Pulled?

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The famous exes who made up the cast of Starter Wives Confidential intended to show audiences they were more than their… Read More

Stevie Wonder Leads the Way to World Peace

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“Last night at rehearsal we decided to do this song, so this is my first time singing it; but that’s all right,”… Read More

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Wendell Pierce Flaunts His Independent Spirit

by Kelley L. Carter

This weekend could be life changing for Wendell Pierce. The actor—already a favorite of some of the best directors… Read More

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Why Zoe Saldana Was the Wrong Choice for Nina Simone

LEGACY AND INTEGRITY:
Why Zoe Saldana Was the Wrong Choice for Nina Simone

by Marc Lamont Hill

Many people around the world celebrated upon hearing the news that writer/director Cynthia Mort was making a biopic inspired by the… Read More

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Why Zoe Saldana Should Play Nina Simone

MASS APPEAL:
Why Zoe Saldana Should Play Nina Simone

by Tracy Byrd

When I read about Zoë Saldana being cast as Nina Simone, I heard about everything in a barrage of e-mail, text messages, articles… Read More

Meagan Good Talks Shifting from Hollywood to TV’s ‘Deception’

Meagan Good Talks Shifting from Hollywood to TV’s ‘Deception’

by RaVal Davis

It’s a growing trend: African-American female leads on prime time TV screens. NBC’s newest leading lady, actress Meagan… Read More

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