Silent No More: Michael Jordan Takes Stand on Tension With Police

Silent No More: Michael Jordan Takes Stand on Tension With Police

by Team Ebony

Michael Jordan is one of the greatest basketball players of all time and has undoubtedly made an incredible impact on culture. Yet, the six-time... Read More

Eric Roberson & Phonte Coleman Bring Back Grownup Love Songs<br />

Eric Roberson & Phonte Coleman Bring Back Grownup Love Songs

by Chris Williams

After ten years of friendship, rapper/singer Phonte Coleman from well-known hip hop and R&B groups, Little Brother and Foreign Exchange, and R&B artist Eric... Read More

Get Ready For a Bulletproof Black Superhero in ‘Luke Cage’<br />

Get Ready For a Bulletproof Black Superhero in ‘Luke Cage’

by Britni Danielle

Dear comic book fans, "the Wu-Tang-ification of the Marvel Universe” has begun! On Thursday, writer Cheo Hodari Coker’s gave audiences their first look at... Read More

Putting the First Couple’s First Date on the Big Screen

Putting the First Couple’s First Date on the Big Screen

by kasey-daniels

For EBONY's August 2016 issue, actress Tika Sumpter spoke about her upcoming biographical romance film "Southside With You." The story follows Barack Obama (Parker Sawyers), then an associate at a Chicago law firm,... Read More

For Black Women Comic Book Writers Marvel’s Riri Williams is Bittersweet<br />

For Black Women Comic Book Writers Marvel’s Riri Williams is Bittersweet

by cameron-glover

I was 19 when I bought my first comic book. I had always loved them from afar—comics were the modern day Greek mythology, and... Read More

This Trailer For Ava DuVernay’s ‘Queen Sugar’ Has Us Hype<br />

This Trailer For Ava DuVernay’s ‘Queen Sugar’ Has Us Hype

by Britni Danielle

Since making the transition from publicist to a filmmaker, writer and director Ava DuVernay has distinguished herself as an adept storyteller able to bring... Read More

Tamron Hall Checks Scott Baio and it is Everything!

Tamron Hall Checks Scott Baio and it is Everything!

by Shantell E. Jamison

Well well well. MSNBC host Tamron Hall subtly lit into Scott Baio during an interview with the former Happy Days star and it was pretty damn epic.  Monday... Read More

Ghostbusters Star Leslie Jones Quits Twitter After Racist Attacks

Ghostbusters Star Leslie Jones Quits Twitter After Racist Attacks

by LaToya Cross

We're aware that the road to Hollywood fame is not easy, but add on social media and the journey to the starry lights and... Read More

Omari Hardwick: On Chasing Ghost and Gaining ‘Power’ As An Artist<br />

Omari Hardwick: On Chasing Ghost and Gaining ‘Power’ As An Artist

by Ashley White

It’s hard to believe Omari Hardwick shied away from leading roles at one point in his career, because no one could embody the multi-dimensional character... Read More

Marc Lamont Hill

Marc Lamont Hill Takes On Pop Culture with ‘VH1 Live’

by Ashley White

Marc Lamont Hill is no stranger to lending his voice to the tough conversations about race, social justice and the current political climate. Just... Read More