Queen Latifah to Star in Bessie Smith Biopic

Bessie Smith Biopic to Star Queen Latifah

by #teamEBONY

Queen Latifah to star in HBO-produced Bessie Smith biopic. And your latest semi-tragic musician biopic comes courtesy of… Read More

hard times Tahir Jetter

'Hard Times' Make Great Material for Young Filmmaker

by #teamEBONY

There’s no shortage of Black webseries creators looking to have their Awkward Black Girl moment, but we’ve yet… Read More

Meet Michael Che, the New Daily Show Correspondent

Michael Che Joins The Daily Show

by Jezebel

Comedian Michael Che set to join the cast of The Daily Show. The Daily Show may’ve lost John Oliver… Read More

Mike Epps

HA HA Hell! Mike Epps Talks ‘That’s Racist’ [EXCLUSIVE]

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

Mike Epps is no stranger to raising eyebrows, all the while making audiences laugh with his risqué brand of comedy. The 43-year-old… Read More

erica hubbard

Erica Hubbard Wraps Up ‘Let’s Stay Together’ [INTERVIEW]

by Cecily Michelle

The gorgeous Erica Hubbard may be most recognizable from ABC’s family-based drama Lincoln Heights… Read More

BET Renews 'The Game,' 'Being Mary Jane,' 'Real Husbands'; Adds 'Book of Negroes' Mini

The Game, Being Mary Jane, Real Husbands Renewed

by #teamEBONY

The Game, Being Mary Jane, Real Husbands, and 106 and Park renewed by BET. BET presented its upcoming slate to… Read More

Belle movie

Watch Exclusive Clip from 'Belle'
[VIDEO]

Opening May 2nd in NYC and LA, and expanding nationally later in the month, Belle is inspired by the true story of Dido… Read More

Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong'o in Talks for Disney's 'Jungle Book'

Lupita Nyong'o Likely to Join Cast of Disney's Jungle Book

by #teamEBONY

Lupita Nyong'o likely to be cast in Jungle Book adaptation.  Disney is swinging forward with its adaptation… Read More

kyla pratt

Kyla Pratt Keeps It ‘Together’ [INTERVIEW]

by Starrene Rhett Rocque

Kyla Pratt doesn’t do drama in real life. The former One on One star managed to keep two pregnancies away from media… Read More

hard times web series episode 1

Broke? Watch 'Hard Times' for Free! [VIDEO]

Derek Walters is young, broke and trying to make it in Brooklyn---a combination that makes people do some crazy things. In the 11-episode… Read More

Most viewed

Entertainment & Culture / By Sun Singleton
Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Entertainment & Culture
Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Style / By Tyrus Townsend
Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

News & Views / By Damon Young
Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

News & Views / By Kristian Davis Bailey
Detroit's New Activist Generation

Detroit's New Activist Generation

Stay in the Know
Sign up for the Ebony Newsletter