Urbanworld Screens the Best in Black Cinema [RECAP]

Urbanworld Screens the Best in Black Cinema [RECAP]

by Raqiyah Mays

This year’s 19th annual Urbanworld Film Festival had a unique feel in the air. Unlike festivals of years past, full of glossy… Read More

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In Case You Missed It: Actor Sean Penn announced that he would be suing Empire showrunner Lee Daniels for $10 million dollars… Read More

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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones are among the 2015 recipients of Harvard's… Read More

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The 90s weren't just a decade for true hip-hop aficionados.  They set the standard.  From the lyricism to the musicality to… Read More

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by Dontaira Terrell

For more than 30 years, Hollywood actor Blair Underwood has been a powerful staple in Black Hollywood. As a graduate of Carnegie… Read More

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Last week on black-ish, a performance of Kanye West’s “Golddigger” by youngest son “Jack” (Miles Brown)… Read More

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As of late, Drake has been moving at a Jay Z-esque calculating pace. Back in July, thanks to Meek Mill sloppily barking at the… Read More

Columbus Short Sentenced to Probation for Assault

Columbus Short Sentenced to Probation for Assault

by #teamEBONY

Former Scandal actor Columbus Short has been sentenced to three years probation for assaulting a man in a Los Angeles restaurant in Mar… Read More

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